Championship Records

15th IAAF World Championships

PR OF CHINA Beijing (National Stadium), PR OF CHINA 22 AUG 2015 - 30 AUG 2015
Discipline Perf Wind Competitor DOB Country Venue Date
100 Metres 9.58 +0.9 Usain Bolt 21 AUG 1986 JAM JAM Berlin (Olympiastadion) 16 AUG 2009
200 Metres 19.19 -0.3 Usain Bolt 21 AUG 1986 JAM JAM Berlin (Olympiastadion) 20 AUG 2009
400 Metres 43.18 Michael Johnson 13 SEP 1967 USA USA Sevilla (La Cartuja) 26 AUG 1999
800 Metres 1:43.06 Billy Konchellah 20 OCT 1961 KEN KEN Roma (Stadio Olimpico) 01 SEP 1987
1500 Metres 3:27.65 Hicham El Guerrouj 14 SEP 1974 MAR MAR Sevilla (La Cartuja) 24 AUG 1999
5000 Metres 12:52.79 Eliud Kipchoge 5 NOV 1984 KEN KEN Paris Saint-Denis (Stade de France) 31 AUG 2003
10,000 Metres 26:46.31 Kenenisa Bekele 13 JUN 1982 ETH ETH Berlin (Olympiastadion) 17 AUG 2009
Marathon 2:06:54 Abel Kirui 4 JUN 1982 KEN KEN Berlin 22 AUG 2009
3000 Metres Steeplechase 8:00.43 Ezekiel Kemboi 25 MAY 1982 KEN KEN Berlin (Olympiastadion) 18 AUG 2009
110 Metres Hurdles 12.91 +0.5 Colin Jackson 18 FEB 1967 GBR GBR Stuttgart (Gottlieb-Daimler Stadion) 20 AUG 1993
400 Metres Hurdles 47.18 Kevin Young 16 SEP 1966 USA USA Stuttgart (Gottlieb-Daimler Stadion) 19 AUG 1993
High Jump 2.41 Bohdan Bondarenko 30 AUG 1989 UKR UKR Moskva (Luzhniki) 15 AUG 2013
Pole Vault 6.05 Dmitri Markov 14 MAR 1975 AUS AUS Edmonton (Commonwealth Stadium) 09 AUG 2001
Long Jump 8.95 +0.3 Mike Powell 10 NOV 1963 USA USA Tokyo (Olympic Stadium) 30 AUG 1991
Triple Jump 18.29 +1.3 Jonathan Edwards 10 MAY 1966 GBR GBR Göteborg (Ullevi Stadium) 07 AUG 1995
Shot Put 22.23 Werner Günthör 11 JUL 1961 SUI SUI Roma (Stadio Olimpico) 29 AUG 1987
Discus Throw 70.17 Virgilijus Alekna 13 FEB 1972 LTU LTU Helsinki (Olympic Stadium) 07 AUG 2005
Hammer Throw 83.63 Ivan Tsikhan 24 JUL 1976 BLR BLR Osaka (Nagai Stadium) 27 AUG 2007
Javelin Throw 92.80 Jan Zelezný 16 JUN 1966 CZE CZE Edmonton (Commonwealth Stadium) 12 AUG 2001
Decathlon 9045 Ashton Eaton 21 JAN 1988 USA USA Beijing (National Stadium) 29 AUG 2015
20 Kilometres Race Walk 1:17:21 Jefferson Pérez 1 JUL 1974 ECU ECU Paris Saint-Denis (Stade de France) 23 AUG 2003
50 Kilometres Race Walk 3:36:03 Robert Korzeniowski 30 JUL 1968 POL POL Paris Saint-Denis (Stade de France) 27 AUG 2003
4x100 Metres Relay 37.04 Jamaica JAM JAM Daegu (DS) 04 SEP 2011
4x400 Metres Relay 2:54.29 United States USA USA Stuttgart (Gottlieb-Daimler Stadion) 22 AUG 1993
800m Masters 2:00.92 David Heath 22 MAY 1965 GBR GBR Beijing (National Stadium) 29 AUG 2015
Half Marathon 58:59 Zersenay Tadese 8 FEB 1982 ERI ERI Udine 14 OCT 2007
Discipline Perf Wind Competitor DOB Country Venue Date
100 Metres 10.70 -0.1 Marion Jones 12 OCT 1975 USA USA Sevilla (La Cartuja) 22 AUG 1999
200 Metres 21.63 +0.2 Dafne Schippers 15 JUN 1992 NED NED Beijing (National Stadium) 28 AUG 2015
400 Metres 47.99 Jarmila Kratochvílová 26 JAN 1951 TCH TCH Helsinki (Olympic Stadium) 10 AUG 1983
800 Metres 1:54.68 Jarmila Kratochvílová 26 JAN 1951 TCH TCH Helsinki (Olympic Stadium) 09 AUG 1983
1500 Metres 3:58.52 Tatyana Tomashova 1 JUL 1975 RUS RUS Paris Saint-Denis (Stade de France) 31 AUG 2003
3000 Metres 8:28.71 Yunxia Qu 25 DEC 1972 CHN CHN Stuttgart (Gottlieb-Daimler Stadion) 16 AUG 1993
5000 Metres 14:26.83 Almaz Ayana 21 NOV 1991 ETH ETH Beijing (National Stadium) 30 AUG 2015
10,000 Metres 30:04.18 Berhane Adere 23 NOV 1973 ETH ETH Paris Saint-Denis (Stade de France) 23 AUG 2003
Marathon 2:20:57 Paula Radcliffe 17 DEC 1973 GBR GBR Helsinki (Olympic Stadium) 14 AUG 2005
3000 Metres Steeplechase 9:06.57 Ekaterina Volkova 16 FEB 1978 RUS RUS Osaka (Nagai Stadium) 27 AUG 2007
100 Metres Hurdles 12.28 +1.1 Sally Pearson 19 SEP 1986 AUS AUS Daegu (DS) 03 SEP 2011
400 Metres Hurdles 52.42 Melaine Walker 1 JAN 1983 JAM JAM Berlin (Olympiastadion) 20 AUG 2009
High Jump 2.09 Stefka Kostadinova 25 MAR 1965 BUL BUL Roma (Stadio Olimpico) 30 AUG 1987
Pole Vault 5.01 Elena Isinbaeva 3 JUN 1982 RUS RUS Helsinki (Olympic Stadium) 12 AUG 2005
Long Jump 7.36 +0.4 Jackie Joyner-Kersee 3 MAR 1962 USA USA Roma (Stadio Olimpico) 04 SEP 1987
Triple Jump 15.50 +0.9 Inessa Kravets 5 OCT 1966 UKR UKR Göteborg (Ullevi Stadium) 10 AUG 1995
Shot Put 21.24 Natalya Lisovskaya 16 JUL 1962 URS URS Roma (Stadio Olimpico) 05 SEP 1987
Shot Put 21.24 Valerie Adams 6 OCT 1984 NZL NZL Daegu (DS) 29 AUG 2011
Discus Throw 71.62 Martina Hellmann 12 DEC 1960 GDR GDR Roma (Stadio Olimpico) 31 AUG 1987
Hammer Throw 80.85 Anita Wlodarczyk 8 AUG 1985 POL POL Beijing (National Stadium) 27 AUG 2015
Javelin Throw 71.99 Maria Abakumova 15 JAN 1986 RUS RUS Daegu (DS) 02 SEP 2011
Heptathlon 7128 Jackie Joyner-Kersee 3 MAR 1962 USA USA Roma (Stadio Olimpico) 01 SEP 1987
10,000 Metres Race Walk 42:55.49 Anna Rita Sidoti 25 JUL 1969 ITA ITA Athína (Olympic Stadium) 07 AUG 1997
10 Kilometres Race Walk 42:16 Elisabetta Perrone 9 JUL 1968 ITA ITA Göteborg (Ullevi Stadium) 07 AUG 1995
20 Kilometres Race Walk 1:25:41 Olimpiada Ivanova 26 AUG 1970 RUS RUS Helsinki (Olympic Stadium) 07 AUG 2005
4x100 Metres Relay 41.07 Jamaica JAM JAM Beijing (National Stadium) 29 AUG 2015
4x400 Metres Relay 3:16.71 United States USA USA Stuttgart (Gottlieb-Daimler Stadion) 22 AUG 1993
400m Masters 1:00.05 Sarah Louise Read Cayton 4 APR 1965 GBR GBR Beijing (National Stadium) 29 AUG 2015
Half Marathon 1:06:25 Lornah Kiplagat 1 MAY 1974 NED NED Udine 14 OCT 2007
Legend

* Pending ratification.