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On August 21, 1962, Olympian Jim Beatty, three days after setting the outdoor U.S. Mile record, breaks his Mile mark with a 3:56.3 in Helsinki. #legend



McGee, Thompson Win Aetna Falmouth Elite Mile

24th edition awards $16,000 prize purse; fourth stop on the BBTM...


Meet Craig Engels, Race Video Fiend

“It’s something I do before I go to bed every night, watch a few...


Willis repeats, Osika wins Guardian Mile

Fastest women's Mile on Ohio soil; four men go sub-4; prize purse...


Seven-time champion Jenny Simpson to defend New Balance 5th Avenue Mile crown

Stellar fields including four-time men's champ Nick Willis at...

Featured Athletes

Jim Beatty

DOB: 10/28/34 Mile PR:
3:55.5 - 1963
Metric Mile PR:
3:39.4 - 1962

Jenny Simpson

DOB: 08/23/86 Mile PR:
4:16.6 (road) - 2017
Metric Mile PR:
3:57.22 - 2014 (#3 U.S. all-time)

Cory McGee

DOB: 05/29/92 Mile PR:
4:24.1 (road) - 2018
Metric Mile PR:
4:04.14 - 2019

Matthew Centrowitz

DOB: 10/18/89 Mile PR:
3:49.6 (road) - 2016
Metric Mile PR:
3:30.40 - 2015

Featured Events

Reno Mile

Sat, September 7
Reno, NV

5th The Navy Mile

Sun, October 6
Washington, DC

Camel City Elite Mile

Sat, February 8, 2020
Winston-Salem, NC

Grand Blue Mile

Tues, April 21, 2020
Des Moines, IA



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