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Wednesday, August 10, 2016
Bring Back The Mile
Mile wire #08-08-16
SANTA BARBARA, Calif. – The Mile wire is a regular update on the best stories, exclusive interviews and everything Mile-related.
The 3rd stop on the BBTM GP Tour 2016, the ServiceNow West Chester Mile is Thursday, August 11 with an event record $15,000 prize purse. The event welcomes some of the top Milers in the U.S. including HOKA ONE ONE's Leo Manzano and defending champion Jack Bolas of the NJ*NY Track Club on the men's side as well as Lauren Johnson fresh off a 4:25.04 personal record a couple of days ago and defending champion, Under Armour's Rachel Schneider.
By Bring Back the Mile Deep Men's & Women's Mile fields welcome fans at second edition on Thursday, August 11 with record $15,000 prize purse; third stop on the BBTM GP Tour 2016; BBTM Pick-the-Winner contest presented by Running Warehouse engages fans for a chance at winning great prizes
By Adam Kilgore, The Washington Post "I kind of embraced that kind of role as a favorite. That’s where everyone wants to be. It’s certainly harder to stay on top of the mountain than to get up there. My personality, I’ve embraced and enjoyed the spotlight."