The Nittany Valley Running Club's 2019 Indoor Mile Series was another success. In the runs, there were again great match-ups, continuing rivalries, and personal and Club records have been the norm at these races.

The Indoor Mile Series are held in conjunction with three Penn State Indoor Track Meets. The 2020 Indoor Mile Series will feature three events The Indoor Miles are the first event at each of the Penn State's Indoor season meets, which are held at the Horace Ashenfelter III Multi-Sport Facility. The Series is open to all members of the Nittany Valley Running Club except students high school age or younger (due to NCAA recruiting rules). To become a member, go to http://nvrun.com/index.php/club/membership.You can sign also up for NVRC membership at each meet. Bring the membership form.

The Indoor Mile Series Is free. The Club will make a donation to the PSU Track and Field Booster Club. If you'd like to add to that donation, bring a few dollars.

In order to be on the roster for a particular meet, you must contact Marty Klanchar at This email address is being protected from spambots. You need JavaScript enabled to view it. by 4 PM on the Wednesday before the meet. Please give Marty an idea of your expected finishing time so that he can organize heats. Sign up early! There will be absolutely no race day sign-ups for any of the meets!

The Indoor Mile series is a great way to keep your speed training on schedule during the long winter months. The races give you goals to shoot for. We generally get a wide range of ages, experience, and talent, with times in any race ranging from under 4:30 to over 8:00. So don't by shy!


2020 Series Dates:

Indoor Mile #1: Saturday, January 11. Held in conjuction with the Penn State Nittany Lion Challenge. The heats begin at 11:00 AM . Please arrive at least a half hour early. In order to be on the roster for a particular meet, you must contact Marty Klanchar at This email address is being protected from spambots. You need JavaScript enabled to view it. by 4 PM the Wednesday before the meet. Please give a Marty an idea of your expected finishing time so that he can organize heats.

Indoor Mile #2: Friday, January 31. Held in conjunction with the Penn State National. The first heat begins at 4:00 PM. Please arrive at least a half hour early. In order to be on the roster for a particular meet, you must contact Marty Klanchar at This email address is being protected from spambots. You need JavaScript enabled to view it. by 4 PM the Wednesday before the meet. Please give a Marty an idea of your expected finishing time so that he can organize heats.

Indoor Mile #3 and 3000 Meter Run: Saturday, February 8. Held in conjunction with the Sykes-Sabok Challenge Cup. The first heat begins at 11 AM. Please arrive at least a half hour early. In order to be on the roster for a particular meet, you must contact Marty Klanchar at This email address is being protected from spambots. You need JavaScript enabled to view it. by 4 PM the Wednesday before the meet. Please give a Marty an idea of your expected finishing time so that he can organize heats. Also tell Marty if you plan to run the Mile, the 3K, or BOTH!

Indoor Mile Series Information:

Frequently Asked Questions (FAQ)

Application for NVRC Membership

Pace Chart

2019 Indoor Mile Series Final Standings 

The 2019 Predicted Mile Contest

Series results from previous years

Series Records