Road Runners Club of America

The Road Runners Club of America (RRCA), a BBTM Founding Partner, hosts national, regional and state Mile championships across the country.

2019 RRCA Mile Championships
National Championship: Swedish American State Street Mile, Rockford, IL, Saturday, August 3

Regional Championships
EASTERN: Dashing Whippets Track Meet 1 Mile, New York, NY, Saturday, May 4
WESTERN: TMC Meet Me Downtown 1 Mile, Tucson, AZ, Saturday, June 1
SOUTHERN: Go! Mile, Little Rock, AR, Saturday, June 15
CENTRAL: The Mile, Terre Haute, IN, Thursday, July 4

Founded in 1958, RRCA, the oldest & largest running organization, champions the development of community-based running clubs & events that serve runners of all ages & abilities in pursuit of health & competition.

See RRCA Mile newsfeed below.

Mile News Tagged Rrca

National Running Day and the Go! Mile

June 03, 2014


Wednesday is National Running Day, and to celebrate, running enthusiasts from all over central Arkansas will gather at Murray Park at 6 a.m. and go running.

Perhaps the most unusual event will come in 10 days. Erin and Gary Taylor have put together the Go! Mile event.

On Saturday...

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The Mile: America’s Distance

July 08, 2013

DC Road Runners 1 Mile, the 9th stop on the inaugural Bring Back the Mile Tour, set for Wednesday, July 24; also RRCA national championship

By Mary Doman,

If you’re still feeling patriotic after the 4th of July (or, feeling like you need to sweat off that extra slice of...

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Making the Most of Your Mile: College Avenue Mile

June 05, 2013

By Bring Back the Mile

The College Avenue Mile is put on by the Garden State Track Club (GSTC) and takes place on Saturday night, June 8, in New Brunswick, NJ. In its second year, this great community centric event will host for the first time the Royal Rumble One-Mile and Two-Mile Relays along...

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DC Road Runners Club to Host the 2013 RRCA National 1 Mile Championship

May 20, 2013

Track event, the 9th stop on the inaugural Bring Back the Mile Tour, set for Wednesday, July 24

ARLINGTON, Va. – The DC Road Runners 1 Mile Track Championships will be the host of the 2013 RRCA National 1 Mile Championship. The event is the 9th stop on the inaugural Bring Back the Mile Tour,...

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Return the Mile to prominence on the American & worldwide sports and cultural landscape by elevating and celebrating the Mile to create a movement.

Bring Back the Mile as the premier event in the sport, and increase interest in and media coverage of the Mile for both those who love the distance as well as the general public.

Bring Back the Mile to celebrate the storied distance and to recognize the people who made and make the Mile great and to promote Mile events and the next generation of U.S. Milers.

Bring Back the Mile to create a national movement for the Mile as America’s Distance,
to inspire Americans to run the Mile as part of their fitness program and to replace the 1600 meters at High School State Track & Field Meets across the country.

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