Type Mark Competitor DOB Country Venue Date
World Records 26:17.53 Kenenisa Bekele 13 JUN 1982 ETH ETH Bruxelles (Boudewijnstadion) 26 AUG 2005
World Leading 2016 26:53.71 Mohamed Farah 23 MAR 1983 GBR GBR Eugene (Hayward Field), OR 27 MAY 2016
IAAF World Championships Record 26:46.31 Kenenisa Bekele 13 JUN 1982 ETH ETH Berlin (Olympiastadion) 17 AUG 2009
Olympic Games Records 27:01.17 Kenenisa Bekele 13 JUN 1982 ETH ETH Beijing (National Stadium) 17 AUG 2008
Area Records - AFRICA 26:17.53 Kenenisa Bekele 13 JUN 1982 ETH ETH Bruxelles (Boudewijnstadion) 26 AUG 2005
Area Records - ASIA 26:38.76 Ahmad Hassan Abdullah 29 JUL 1981 QAT QAT Bruxelles (Boudewijnstadion) 05 SEP 2003
Area Records - EUROPE 26:46.57 Mohamed Farah 23 MAR 1983 GBR GBR Eugene (Hayward Field), OR 03 JUN 2011
Area Records - NORTH,CENTRAL AMERICA&C. 26:44.36 Galen Rupp 8 MAY 1986 USA USA Eugene (Hayward Field), OR 30 MAY 2014
Area Records - OCEANIA 27:24.95 Ben St.Lawrence 7 NOV 1981 AUS AUS Palo Alto, CA 01 MAY 2011
Area Records - SOUTH AMERICA 27:28.12 Marilson dos Santos 6 AUG 1977 BRA BRA Neerpelt 02 JUN 2007
Type Mark Competitor DOB Country Venue Date
World U20 Records 26:41.75 Samuel Kamau Wanjiru 10 NOV 1986 KEN KEN Bruxelles (Boudewijnstadion) 26 AUG 2005
World U20 Leading 2016 27:27.04 Aron Kifle 20 FEB 1998 ERI ERI Leiden 11 JUN 2016
Championships U20 Records 27:30.85 Josphat Bett Kipkoech 12 JUN 1990 KEN KEN Bydgoszcz (Zdzislaw Krzyszkowiak) 09 JUL 2008

Legend

* Pending ratification.