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On August 21, 1985, Mary Slaney (USA) sets Mile world record of 4:16.71 in Zürich, while Zola Pieterse sets the still standing Junior world record 4:17.57. #wow

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9.3.62

The summit chase of an organization Miler: Jim Beatty

"Everybody said the American runner is lazy, don't work. Now the...


8.20.18

Ruth Wysocki’s Jump from Redland to 1984 LA Olympics

“Even though the Olympics didn’t go really great for me, when I got...


8.16.18

Oxford City Council proposes renaming ward to honor Roger Bannister

"A small way the city can honor that connection with him and it...


8.18.18

Engels, Schneider Win Aetna Falmouth Elite Mile

Connolly, Mariano victorious in Tommy Cochary High School Mile;...



Featured Athletes

Johnny Gregorek

DOB: 12/07/91 Mile PR:
3:52.9 (road) - 2017
Metric Mile PR:
3:35.00 - 2017

Craig Engels

DOB: 05/01/94 Mile PR:
3:53.93 (indoors) - 2018
Metric Mile PR:
3:35.95 - 2017

Rachel Schneider

DOB: 07/18/91 Mile PR:
4:25.62 (indoors) - 2017
Metric Mile PR:
4:06.90 - 2015

Shannon Osika

DOB: 06/15/93 Mile PR:
4:25.1 (road) - 2016
Metric Mile PR:
4:06.17 - 2017


Featured Events

Ed Murphey Memphis Mile

Sat, August 25
Memphis, TN

Minnesota Mile

Fri, September 7
Duluth, MN

Inaugural Reno Mile

Sat, September 8
Reno, NV

The Navy Mile

Sun, September 30
Washington, DC

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