08 MAY 2010 General News

World records ratified

All smiles - Zersenay Tadese smashing the World Record in the Half Marathon in Lisbon (Marcelino Almeida)All smiles - Zersenay Tadese smashing the World Record in the Half Marathon in Lisbon (Marcelino Almeida) © Copyright

10 May 2010MonteCarloThe following World records have recently been ratified...


MEN - SENIOR

20km
55:21 Zersenay Tadese ERI, Lisbon, POR, 21 Mar 10

previous: 55:48 Haile Gebrselassie ETH, Phoenix, USA,15 Jan 06


Half Marathon 
58:23 Zersenay Tadese ERI, Lisbon, POR, 21 Mar 10

previous: 58:33 Samuel Kamau Wanjiru KEN, Den Haag, NED, 17 Mar 07


WOMEN - INDOOR

4 x 800m Relay
8:12.41 Moskva-1 Team RUS, Moskva, RUS, 28 Feb 10
(Tatyana Andrianova, Oksana Spasovhodskaja, Yelena Kofanova, Yvgeniya Zinurova)
 

Previous: 8:18.54 Moskovskaya Region Team RUS, Volgograd, RUS, 11 Feb 07
(Anna Balakshina, Natalya Pantelyeva, Anna Yemashova, Olesya Chumakova)
 


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