Popular Rule Variations

Beermile.com's standard ruleset is the most common version of the beer mile. If you've done something amazing involving food and running, let us know and we'll considering adding your race to popular variations. In the meantime, Beermile.com will attempt to track down outstanding performances in:

  • The Queen's Chunder Mile (20 oz. imperial pint from cup/glass, quarter, pint, 1/4, pint, 1/4, pint, 1/4; vomiting allowed)
    Best known effort: 5:08.7

  • The Female 3-Beer Mile (quarter, beer, 1/4, beer, 1/4, beer, 1/4)
    Best known effort: 6:42.1

  • The Beer 2-Mile (8 beers, 8 quarters)
    Best known effort: 11:39.0

  • The Beer Mile with Penalty (4 beers, 4 quarters + vomit = 5 quarters)
    Best known effort: 7:30.0

  • The 4-Lap Beer Steeplechase (4 beers, 4 quarters, 16 barriers, 4 water pits)
    Best known effort: 8:52.0

  • The 3000m Vodka Steeplechase (7 shots, standard 3k steeplechase)
    Best known effort: 12:04.0

  • The Vodka 2-Mile (8 shots, 8 quarters)
    Best known effort: 13:01.5

  • Clydesdale Division (standard beer mile, 35 or older and 200 lbs+)
    Best known effort: 8:01

  • The Lite Beer Mile (standard beer mile, any beer)
    Best known effort: 5:35.1

  • The Original Chunder Mile (standard beer mile, no penalty for vomiting)
    Best known effort: 5:45.0

  • The Shotgun/Cup Mile (standard beer mile, drink from any container)
    Best known effort: 5:08.7

  • 4 x 40 Beer Relay (4 team members - 1 40 oz. beer, 1 quarter each)
    Best known effort: 13:24

  • The Soda/Pop Mile (standard beer mile, soda instead of beer)
    Best known effort: 7:21.0

  • The Chocolate-Milk Mile (48 oz. chocolate milk, 4 quarters)
    Best known effort: 5:49.0

  • The Egg and Milk Mile (3 eggs, 500ml milk per lap)
    Best known effort: 8:32.0

  • The Rubik's Cube Mile (solve a cube, quarter, cube, quarter, cube, quarter, cube, quarter)
    Best known effort: 11:43

  • The Joggling Beer Mile (run a beermile while joggling)
    Best known effort: 11:18

  • The Ben and Jerry's 4x4 (4 pints of Ben and Jerry's ice cream - 300+ calories/serving, 4 miles)
    Best known effort: 47:16, 1:06:55

  • The T-Shirt Run (put on a t-shirt and run a quarter under 2 minutes)
    Best known efforts: 50 laps/t-shirts, 48 laps/t-shirts (twice)

  • The Protein Boost 4-Mile Burst (nut, mile, repeat 3 times - assistance allowed)
    Best known effort: rumored to be 53 minutes

  • The Beer Half-Marathon (13 beers, 13 miles)
    Best known effort: 1:43, 2:14, 5:07

  • The 24 and 24 in 24 (24 beers, 24 miles, in 24 hours or less)
    Best known effort: rumored to be 14 hours

  • The Bicentennial (100 beers, 100 miles, any order)
    Best known effort: rumored to be 104 hours, 151 hours

  • The Renaissance Mile (1 mile, solve a Rubik's cube, drink a 40oz of malt liquor, dunk a basketball on a 10' rim, play Chopin's Minute Waltz, eat a pint of ice cream, any order)
    Best known effort: rumored to be 29:09