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7.2.20

John Walker donates national warm-up suit to World Athletics Heritage Collection

"I’m delighted to donate my warm-up suit to the Heritage...


6.29.20

King’s king of the virtual Brooklyn Mile

Boulder resident, 61, clocks sub-5 minute Mile at altitude,...


6.25.20

Why the Mile is the Perfect Race Distance

To run fast, you have to practice running fast. Once a week, run a...


6.27.20

Emma Coburn Shatters Colorado State Mile Record

Special event also raises more than $27,000 for the non-profit...



Featured Athletes

Emma Coburn

DOB: 10/19/90 Mile PR:
4:20.5 (road) - 2018
Metric Mile PR:
4:04.40 - 2019

Shelby Houlihan

DOB: 02/08/93 Mile PR:
4:23.0 (road) - 2016
Metric Mile PR:
3:54.99 - 2019 (U.S. record)

Craig Engels

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

Jim Ryun

DOB: 04/29/47 Mile PR:
3:51.1 - 1967 (former world record)
Metric Mile PR:
3:33.1 - 1967 (former WR)


Featured Events

Grand Blue Mile

Tues, April 21
Des Moines, IA

State Street Mile

Sun, June 7
Santa Barbara, CA

Downtown Yakima Mile

Sat, June 13
Yakima, WA

Fleet Feet Liberty Mile

Fri, July 24
Pittsburgh, PA

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