Fleet Feet Liberty Mile News

Find out about the latest news and announcements for the Fleet Feet Liberty Mile.

Lipari, Domanic Win 8th Fleet Feet Liberty Mile in Pittsburgh

At the 8th Fleet Feet Liberty Mile on Friday evening in downtown Pittsburgh, the pro races ended in two thrilling finishes as Emily Lipari of Washington D.C. and defending champion Robert Domanic of Charlottesville, VA put on closing bursts to edge their respective fields. Read more
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Downtown Road Closures Announced for 2019 Fleet Feet Liberty Mile

by P3R
P3R announced street closures related to the 2019 Fleet Feet Liberty Mile, scheduled for Friday, Aug. 9. The one-mile evening road race showcases a variety of fitness levels, from first-time runners to Olympians, and is consistently named “one of America’s most iconic races” by Runner's World. Read more

Fleet Feet Liberty Mile, “One of America’s Most Iconic Races,” Returns to Downtown Pittsburgh on Aug. 9

by P3R
The Fleet Feet Liberty Mile returns on Friday, August 9. Named “one of America’s most iconic races” by Runners World, this family-friendly “pop-up” running event will showcase a variety of fitness levels, from first-time runners to some of America’s fastest athletes. Read more
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P3R Introduces New Corporate Challenge Heat as Part of the 2019 Fleet Feet Liberty Mile

From entry-level employees to CEOs, from avid runners to first-time racers, P3R will keep FedEx Pittsburgh Corporate Challenge Program participants moving year-round with new opportunities such as the Corporate Challenge Heat presented by FedEx at the 2019 Fleet Feet Liberty Mile. Read more
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Fleet Feet Pittsburgh Signs On as New Title Partner of the Liberty Mile

P3R announced today that Fleet Feet Pittsburgh is the new title partner of the Liberty Mile, Pittsburgh’s only nighttime downtown road race. The race, scheduled for Friday, August 9, 2019, has been consistently recognized as one of the “The 35 Most Iconic American Races” by Runner’s World. Read more
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Domanic, Osika Win 7th GNC Live Well Liberty Mile

At the 7th GNC Live Well Liberty Mile on Friday, July 20, the pro races ended in two thrilling finishes as Shannon Osika of Ann Arbor, MI and Robert Domanic of Dallas, Texas put on closing bursts to edge their respective fields, clocking 4 minutes, 34 seconds and 4:01, respectively. Read more
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2018 GNC Live Well Liberty Mile Road Closures Announced

Roads closures for the race will start at 6:15 p.m. Parking on Liberty Avenue or Penn Avenue will not be available after 4:00 p.m. and parking lots in the area will have limited access. Roads are expected to reopen by 9:00 p.m. Read more
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2018 GNC Live Well Liberty Mile Attracts Deepest Field of Milers to Date to the City of Champions

The GNC Live Well Liberty Mile on Friday, July 20 will host the deepest field to-date with 10 sub-4 minute men’s milers and six sub-4:30 minute women’s milers. The star-studded line-up will compete for one of the largest prize purses in U.S. road mile races. Read more
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Defending Champion Ben Blankenship & Top U.S. Miler Amanda Eccleston Headline 2018 GNC Live Well Liberty Mile

Defending champion Ben Blankenship and top U.S. miler Amanda Eccleston headline a deep field of professional runners at this year’s GNC Live Well Liberty Mile, scheduled for Friday, July 20. The evening road race will offer a prize purse of $30,000, one of the largest for U.S. road mile races. Read more
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GNC Live Well Liberty Mile Returns to Pittsburgh on July 20

by P3R
The GNC Live Well Liberty Mile, downtown Pittsburgh’s only night time road race, will return on Friday, July 20. The 2018 race will feature six waves of runners starting with the recreational level and ending with professional athletes. Read more
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Blankenship, Lipari Win 6th GNC Live Well Liberty Mile

by P3R
At the 6th GNC Live Well Liberty Mile on Friday evening, runners navigated wet streets and outran a downpour towards a $30,000 prize purse. Ben Blankenship and Emily Lipari won their American Development Pro races in 4 minutes, 5 seconds and 4:35, respectively. Blankenship, 27, defended his title af Read more

GNC Live Well Liberty Mile Attracts Deep Field of Milers to Pittsburgh

by P3R
The 6th GNC Live Well Liberty Mile on Friday, July 28 will host its deepest field to-date with eight sub-4 minute men’s milers and nine sub-4:30 minute women’s milers expected to compete for the $30,000 prize purse in the City of Champions. The star-studded line-up includes 4-time race champion Heat Read more

Kampf, Blankenship to Defend GNC Live Well Liberty Mile Titles

by P3R
Defending GNC Live Well Liberty Mile champions Heather Kampf and Ben Blankenship will return to the City of Champions to defend their titles at the evening road race, scheduled for Friday, July 28, 2017. The 6th edition features its deepest professional fields ever and a prize purse of $30,000, one Read more

You (Yes, You) Can Run a Mile!

by Steffany Rubel
Blogger Steffany Rubel from RunSteffRun.com shares tips for training even if it's your first mile running. Read more

GNC Live Well Liberty Mile Returns to Pittsburgh on July 28

by P3R
Pittsburgh’s fastest nighttime road race, the GNC Live Well Liberty Mile returns on Friday, July 28. The 2017 race will feature six waves of runners starting with the recreational level and ending with professional athletes. America’s fastest milers will compete for a $30,000 prize purse, one of the Read more

Kampf, Blankenship Win 5th GNC Live Well Liberty Mile

by P3R
The 5th GNC Live Well Liberty Mile, with a record prize purse of $30,000, welcomed Milers to Pittsburgh on a beautiful Saturday morning in the Steel City. Heather Kampf and Ben Blankenship won their American Development Pro races in 4:33 and 4:02, respectively.a four-time Liberty Read more

P3R Renews Team USA Minnesota Sponsorship, Continues Commitment to U.S. Elite Distance Runners

P3R has announced that it will renew its sponsorship of Team USA Minnesota, a post-collegiate distance training center based in Minneapolis focused on developing Olympians and national champions. For the past three years, P3R has supported the team as part of the American Development Program (ADP). Read more

Deep Field of Sub-4 Milers Ready to Race in Pittsburgh at the 5th GNC Live Well Liberty Mile

Eleven sub-4 minute men’s milers and eight sub-4:30 minute women’s milers expected in Steel City for Saturday, Sept. 17 event; $30,000 prize purse presented by GNC Live Well; fifth stop on Bring Back the Mile Grand Prix Tour 2016 Read more

Heather Kampf - A Day in My Life - Part Two

Heather Kampf shares a “Day in the Life” picture blog to give you an idea of a typical day for her - PART TWO Read more

Heather Kampf shares a Day In Her Life - Part One

Heather Kampf shares a “Day in the Life” picture blog to give you an idea of a typical day for her - PART ONE Heather will be at the GNC Live Well Liberty Mile 9/17/16. Read more