Mile News Tagged Nyrr Millrose Games


Top girl’s Miler headed to prestigious Millrose Games for 3rd consecutive year

January 22, 2015

“I expect her race at Millrose will be her best performance. I think she’ll be battling to win.”

By Sarah Gearhart, USA TODAY High School Sports

If third time’s the charm, Marissa Sheva might just have her way next month when she competes in the Mile at the NYRR Millrose Games, the most...

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2014 BBTM Top 4 Website Lists

December 30, 2014

Cain to Zamperini and more attract Mile fans!

By David Monico, Bring Back the Mile

As 2014 comes to a close we took a look at our website traffic to see what news articles and athletes reigned supreme. Since our launch in January 2012, the bringbackthemile.com website traffic has grown every...

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Cain Wins NYRR Wanamaker Mile

February 16, 2014

A year later, "Cainsanity" is still very much alive and well at the Armory.

By Megan Hetzel, Runner's World

When Mary Cain stepped onto the Armory track on Saturday afternoon sporting a black Nike Oregon Project singlet, then ran a patient first half in the chase pack before unleashing her...

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Wanamaker Mile Still Goes the Distance

February 14, 2014

Despite move uptown, Millrose Games centerpiece has retained its cachet

By Sarah Barker, Wall Street Journal

To compete with world class runners, and to win.

Those are Bronxville highschool senior Mary Cain's goals for her second appearance in the women's Wanamaker Mile at Saturday's 107th...

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Stellar High School Mile Fields at 107th NYRR Millrose Games

February 06, 2014

New Balance High School Mile includes five boys sub-4:20 and seven girls sub-5 minutes

By NYRR Millrose Games

A number of the best high school athletes in America will take part in the 107th NYRR Millrose Games, set for Saturday, February 15, at The New Balance Track & Field Center at The...

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Milers Lagat, Willis Headline Paavo Nurmi 2000 Meters

January 08, 2014

107th NYRR Millrose Games adds new event to honor multi-Olympic champion and Mile legend known as The Flying Finn

From NYRR Millrose Games

NEW YORK - Finland's Paavo Nurmi was one of the greatest distance runners in history. An Olympic gold medalist in 1920, 1924 and 1928, Nurmi became known...

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Change Comes to New Balance HS Miles at NYRR Millrose Games

November 19, 2013

Twelve per gender qualifying from select Mile races and special invitation for 2014 event

By Tim Fulton, Armory Track

There will be new qualifying procedures for the New Balance High School Miles at the NYRR Millrose Games in 2014, including fewer automatic spots on the line during the season...

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