20 APR 2006 General News

World Records ratified

John Kariuki brings the Kenyan men's team home in Chiba (Hasse Sjögren)John Kariuki brings the Kenyan men's team home in Chiba (Hasse Sjögren) © Copyright

MonteCarloThe following World Records have recently been ratified:


Men 

Road Relay 42.195km 
1:57:06 'Team Kenya' KEN, Chiba, JPN, 23 Nov 05
(Josephat Ndambiri, Martin Mathathi, Daniel Mwangi, Mekubo Mogusu, Onesmus Nyerre, John Kariuki)
 
Previous: 1:57:56 Morocco MAR, Litochoro, GRE, 17 Apr 94
 

Women - Indoor

Pole Vault 
4.91m Yelena Isinbayeva RUS, Donetsk, UKR, 12 Feb 06

Previous: 4.90m Yelena Isinbayeva RUS, Madrid, ESP, 6 Mar 05


Women - Junior

400m Hurdles 
54.40 Xing Wang (86) CHN, Nanjing, CHN, 21 Oct 05
 
Previous: 54.70 Lashinda Demus USA, Kingston, JAM, 19 Jul 02


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