Following Conley’s Redwood Empire 5,000 meter record of 15:14.48 at the London Olympics she has now broken the Empire’s Mile record.
Conley’s Mile mark comes from the Flanders Cup in Belgium.
Complete Mile Results

Conley has run some fast 1500m races since high school but this is her fastest Mile/1600m, I’m aware of, since running 2nd at NCS MOC on 5/29/04 in 4:52.58.

MILE
4:27.23 Kim Conley, USA (Montgomery ’04) 8/18/12
4:31.50i Sara Bei, Asics (Montgomery ‘01) at Millrose Games 1/29/10
4:44.45c Julia Stamps, Santa Rosa H.S. 5/31/97
4:51.09c Jenny Aldridge, Maria Carrillo 6/3/00
4:51.09c Jacque Taylor, Casa Grande 5/31/08
4:54.98i Trina Cox, Abilene Christian (SRHS ’99, SRJC) at Fayetteville, AR 2/11/05
4:55.99c Laurie Hollingworth, Piner (SSU) 6/7/81
4:56.84c Lauren Curtin, Maria Carrillo 5/17/08
4:58.02c Isabel Andrade, Petaluma at MOC 5/30/09
4:59.87i Jacqui Wentz, MIT (Maria Carrillo ’06) at MIT vs. Coast Guard/Williams 2/6/10

5,000 METERS
15:14.48 Kim Conley, US Olympic Team (Montgomery ’04) London Olympics 8/7/12
15:24.74 Sara Bei, Stanford (Montgomery ‘01) at USATF 6/23/05
16:08.10 Chris Boyd, Adidas (Empire Runners ’93) in 1995
16:26.74 Sarah Sumpter, Davis (Healdsburg ’08) at Mt SAC Relays 4/20/2012
16:29.07 Julia Stamps, Stanford (Santa Rosa HS ‘96)
16:32.35 Trina Cox, Abilene Christian (SRHS ’99, SRJC) Mt Sac 4/06
17:05.20i Jacqui Wentz, MIT (Maria Carrillo ’06) at Boston University Terrier Invitational 1/23/09
17:06.14 Laurie Hollingworth, SSU (Piner) 1988
17:10.11i Shelby Leland, Columbia University (Ukiah ’04) at Indoor Heps 2007
17:15.64 Kathy Lenno, SSU 2001