Did you know?

On June 27, 1965, Jim Ryun, at age 18, sets U.S. Mile record 3:55.3 in San Diego, beats Olympic champion & fellow Mile legend Peter Snell and also wins AAU title. #Wow!



Sara Vaughn Steals Our Hearts and the Internet Goes Wild

After a stunning USA Championships 1500m race, her friends and fans...


Engels leaves mark on Ole Miss track & field

Rising U.S. Mile star sports an attention-getting mustache and...


Chemotherapy, then USA Championships, for Mile star Gabriele Grunewald

“I don’t always love talking about it. It’s not a made-for-TV...


Robby Andrews Wins First USA 1500m Title

Jenny Simpson four-peats in Sacramento; third place surprises for...

Featured Athletes

Sara Vaughn

DOB: 03/16/86 Mile PR:
4:27.1 (road) - 2016
Metric Mile PR:
4:06.64 - 2017

Robby Andrews

DOB: 03/29/91 Mile PR:
3:53.16 (indoors) - 2016
Metric Mile PR:
3:34.78 - 2012

Matthew Centrowitz

DOB: 10/18/89 Mile PR:
3:49.6 (road) - 2016
Metric Mile PR:
3:30.40 - 2015

Jenny Simpson

DOB: 08/23/86 Mile PR:
4:18.3 (road) - 2016
Metric Mile PR:
3:57.22 - 2014 (#3 U.S. all-time)

Featured Events

GNC Live Well Liberty Mile

Fri, July 28
Pittsburgh, PA

Aetna Falmouth Mile

Sat, August 19
Falmouth, MA

Minnesota Mile

Thurs, September 7
Duluth, MN

The Wasatch Mile

Thurs, September 14
Salt Lake City, UT





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