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On November 11, 1882, Lon Myers breaks his own U.S. Mile record with 4:27.6 clocking in New York, NY. DYK? The only outdoor U.S. Mile record set in November!

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11.4.19

Rowbury wins USA 5K title in NYC

“I feel confident in the journey that I’ve taken... to see if I can...


11.3.19

Q&A with Garrett Heath

Running can be such a social sport and the biggest motivators for...


10.31.19

Heritage Mile Night to reunite famous world record breakers

Along with the celebration of living legends, the event will...


11.7.19

I Was the Fastest Girl in America, until I Joined Nike

“When you have these kinds of good girls, girls who are good at...



Featured Athletes

Glenn Cunningham

DOB: 08/04/09 Mile PR:
4:06.8 - 1934 (former world record)
Metric Mile PR:
3:48.0 - 1940

Shannon Rowbury

DOB: 09/19/84 Mile PR:
4:19.2 (road) - 2008
Metric Mile PR:
3:56.29 - 2015 (#2 U.S. all-time)

Mary Cain

DOB: 05/03/96 Mile PR:
4:24.11 (indoors) - 2014 (U.S. Junior record)
Metric Mile PR:
4:04.62 - 2013

Louis Zamperini

DOB: 01/26/17 Mile PR:
4:07.9 (indoors) - 1940
Metric Mile PR:
3:52.6 - 1939


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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