Name: New Balance Fifth Avenue Mile
Distance: 1 Mile
Date: Sep 8, 2019
City: New York
Size: 6,300, all heats combined
Prize money: $30,000 for professionals in 2018; additional $2,000 for NYRR members. Expected to be similar in 2019.
First place male: $5,000 (8 deep). NYRR member: $400.
First place female: $5,000 (8 deep). NYRR member: $400.
Bonuses: $1,000 for leading at half, if finishing under 4:00 male, 4:32 female, in 2018
Last year male winning time: 3:53.5 in 2018 (Jake Wightman)
Last year female winning time: 4:18.8 in 2018 (Jenny Simpson)
Last year results website:
Large race: Yes
Prize money: Yes
Notes: World's largest road mile. Professionals by invitation only. See elite athlete coordinator.