Did you know?

On December 11, 1965, two-time Olympian Jürgen May of Germany runs the fastest Mile on a grass track, clocking 3:53.8 at Cooks Gardens in Wanganui, NZL, beating legend Kip Keino (3:54.9); second fastest Mile all-time to-date!



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Featured Athletes

Gabriele Grunewald

DOB: 06/25/86 Mile PR:
4:21.3 (road) - 2013
Metric Mile PR:
4:01.48 - 2013

Emily Lipari

DOB: 11/19/92 Mile PR:
4:21.6 (road) - 2018
Metric Mile PR:
4:05.68 - 2018

Sam Prakel

DOB: 10/29/94 Mile PR:
3:50.94 (indoors) - 2019
Metric Mile PR:
3:36.84 - 2018

Leo Manzano

DOB: 09/12/84 Mile PR:
3:50.64 - 2010
Metric Mile PR:
3:30.98 - 2014

Featured Events

Camel City Elite Mile

Sat, February 8, 2020
Winston-Salem, NC

Manzano Mile

Sat, February 15, 2020
Austin, TX

Newport-Mesa Spirit Run Mile

Sun, March 1, 2020
Newport Beach, CA

Grand Blue Mile

Tues, April 21, 2020
Des Moines, IA



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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.

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