Mile News Tagged Connor Burns

Burns Looking for More Record Action

May 23, 2023

His next goal and it’s a big one. He’s returning to St. Louis, the scene of his first sub-4:00, to take a stab at Alan Webb’s longstanding HSR of 3:53.43

By Jeff Hollobaugh, Track & Field News

On the one hand, Connor Burns (Southern Boone County, Ashland, Missouri) says he felt like he was...

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The Reframed Mindset around the Sub-4 Mile for High School Boys

March 09, 2023

“I think the 4:00 barrier is still something special to accomplish. It’s been such a benchmark in the world of distance running for such a long time, and even if more people are breaking it now, I still think it’s special — maybe not to outsiders looking in, but to the individual, it’s such an...

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Pair of HS sub-4 Milers lead the field in Junior international Mile at New Balance Indoor Grand Prix

February 01, 2023

Multiple international medalists make for two of the deepest Mile races in high school history; NBC live broadcast from 4:00pm to 6:00pm EST


BOSTON – For the first-time in U.S. high school history, two sub-4 minute Milers will race head-to-head in a high school-only indoor Mile at...

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