14 SEP 2012 Press Release 14 September 2012

World records ratified

Ashton Eaton and his World record numbers in Eugene (Getty Images)Ashton Eaton and his World record numbers in Eugene (Getty Images) © Copyright
Monte Carlo - The following World records have recently been ratified…

MEN - SENIOR

25km (road)
1:11:18 Dennis Kipruto Kimetto KEN, Berlin, GER, 6 May 12

previous: 1:11:50 Samuel Kiplimo Kosgei KEN, Berlin, GER, 9 May 10


Decathlon
9039 Ashton Eaton USA, Eugene, USA, 22/23 Jun 12
(10.21, 8.23, 14.20, 2.05, 46.70, 13.70, 42.81, 5.30, 58.87, 4:14.48)

previous: 9026 Roman Šebrle CZE Götzis, AUT, 26/27 May 01
(10.64, 8.11, 15.33, 2.12, 47.79, 13.92, 47.92, 4.80, 70.16, 4:21.98)


MEN - JUNIOR

Long Jump
8.35m (1.1m/s) Sergey Morgunov (93) RUS, Cheboksary, RUS, 20 Jun 12

previous: 8.34m (0.0) Randy Williams (53) USA, Munich, GER, 8 Sep 72


Hammer Throw
85.57m Ashraf Amgad Elseify (95) QAT, Barcelona, ESP, 14 Jul 12

previous: 82.97m Javier Cienfuegos (90) ESP, Madrid, ESP, 17 Jun 09


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