Name: New Balance Fifth Avenue Mile
Distance: 1 Mile
Date: Sep 13, 2020
City: New York
Size: 6,300, all heats combined
Web site: https://www.nyrr.org/Run/race-calendar
Prize money: $30,000 for professionals in 2019; additional $2,000 for NYRR members. Expected to be similar in 2020.
First place male: $5,000 (8 deep) in 2019. NYRR member: $400.
First place female: $5,000 (8 deep) in 2019. NYRR member: $400.
Bonuses: $1,000 for leading at half, if finishing under 4:00 male, 4:32 female, in 2019.
Last year male winning time: 3:51.7 in 2019 (Nick Willis)
Last year female winning time: 4:16.1 in 2019 (Jenny Simpson)
Last year results website:
Large race: Yes
Prize money: Yes
Notes: September race still on NYRR calendar as of June 22nd. World's largest road mile. Professionals by invitation only. See elite athlete coordinator.