Did you know?

On April 23, 1960, Dyrol Burleson was the second American to break 4 minutes for the Mile (3:58.6) and the two-time Olympian also set a U.S. record with the first sub-4 at storied Hayward Field.



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Featured Athletes

Amanda Eccleston

DOB: 06/18/90 Mile PR:
4:20.7 (road) - 2016
Metric Mile PR:
4:03.25 - 2016

Patrick Casey

DOB: 05/23/90 Mile PR:
3:52.62 - 2014
Metric Mile PR:
3:35.32 - 2014

Riley Masters

DOB: 05/04/1990 Mile PR:
3:55.8 (road) - 2016
Metric Mile PR:
3:36.56 - 2015

Katie Mackey

DOB: 11/12/87 Mile PR:
4:23.6 (road) - 2016
Metric Mile PR:
4:03.81 - 2015

Featured Events

Grand Blue Mile

Tues, April 25
Des Moines, IA

Inaugural Mile of Truth

Sun, May 7
Danville, CA

Medtronic TC 1 Mile

Thurs, May 11
Minneapolis, MN

Run Tucson Festival of Miles

Fri, May 26
Tucson, AZ





Return the Mile to prominence on the American & worldwide sports and cultural landscape by elevating and celebrating the Mile to create a movement.

Bring Back the Mile as the premier event in the sport, and increase interest in and media coverage of the Mile for both those who love the distance as well as the general public.

Bring Back the Mile to celebrate the storied distance and to recognize the people who made and make the Mile great and to promote Mile events and the next generation of U.S. Milers.

Bring Back the Mile to create a national movement for the Mile as America’s Distance,
to inspire Americans to run the Mile as part of their fitness program and to replace the 1600 meters at High School State Track & Field Meets across the country.

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