Name: New Balance Fifth Avenue Mile

Distance: 1 Mile

Date: Sep 13, 2020

City: New York

State: NY


Size: 6,300, all heats combined

Web site:

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.

Prize website:

History website:

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

Expo: No

Expo website:

Notes: September race still on NYRR calendar as of June 22nd. World's largest road mile. Professionals by invitation only. See elite athlete coordinator.