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On January 27, 1962, Peter Snell (NZL) sets Mile world record of 3:54.4 in Wanganui: first sub-4 on New Zealand soil, Snell’s first sub-4 and first & only Mile WR on grass!



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Featured Athletes

Mary Decker Slaney

DOB: 08/04/58 Mile PR:
4:16.71 - 1985 (U.S. record & former WR)
Metric Mile PR:
3:57.12 - 1983 (former AR)

Craig Engels

DOB: 05/01/94 Mile PR:
3:51.60 - 2019
Metric Mile PR:
3:34.04 - 2019

Nikki Hiltz

DOB: 10/23/94 Mile PR:
4:25.4 (road) - 2019
Metric Mile PR:
4:01.52 - 2019

Peter Snell

DOB: 12/17/38 Mile PR:
3:54.1 - 1964 (former world record)
Metric Mile PR:
3:37.6 - 1964

Featured Events

Camel City Elite Mile

Sat, February 8
Winston-Salem, NC

Manzano Mile

Sat, February 15
Austin, TX

Newport-Mesa Spirit Run Mile

Sun, March 1
Newport Beach, CA

Grand Blue Mile

Tues, April 21
Des Moines, IA



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