Type Mark Competitor DOB Country Venue Date
World Records 18.29 Jonathan Edwards 10 MAY 1966 GBR GBR Göteborg (Ullevi Stadium) 07 AUG 1995
World Leading 2016 17.11 Christian Taylor 18 JUN 1990 USA USA Nassau (T. Robinson Stadium) 16 APR 2016
IAAF World Championships Record 18.29 Jonathan Edwards 10 MAY 1966 GBR GBR Göteborg (Ullevi Stadium) 07 AUG 1995
Olympic Games Records 18.09 Kenny Harrison 13 FEB 1965 USA USA Atlanta (Olympic Stadium), GA 27 JUL 1996
Area Records - AFRICA 17.37 Tarik Bouguetaïb 30 APR 1981 MAR MAR Khémisset 14 JUL 2007
Area Records - ASIA 17.59 Yanxi Li 26 JUN 1983 CHN CHN Jinan 26 OCT 2009
Area Records - EUROPE 18.29 Jonathan Edwards 10 MAY 1966 GBR GBR Göteborg (Ullevi Stadium) 07 AUG 1995
Area Records - NORTH,CENTRAL AMERICA&C. 18.21 Christian Taylor 18 JUN 1990 USA USA Beijing (National Stadium) 27 AUG 2015
Area Records - OCEANIA 17.46 Ken Lorraway 6 JAN 1956 AUS AUS London 07 AUG 1982
Area Records - SOUTH AMERICA 17.90 Jadel Gregório 16 SEP 1980 BRA BRA Belém (Mangueirão) 20 MAY 2007
Type Mark Wind Competitor DOB Country Venue Date
World U20 Records 17.50 +0.3 Volker Mai 3 MAY 1966 GDR GDR Erfurt 23 JUN 1985
World U20 Leading 2016 16.61 0.0 Lázaro Martínez 3 NOV 1997 CUB CUB La Habana (Estadio Panamericano) 20 MAR 2016
Championships U20 Records 17.13 +0.7 Lázaro Martínez 3 NOV 1997 CUB CUB Eugene (Hayward Field), OR 27 JUL 2014
Type Mark Wind Competitor DOB Country Venue Date
U18 - World Best Performance 17.24 +0.7 Lázaro Martínez 3 NOV 1997 CUB CUB La Habana (Estadio Panamericano) 01 FEB 2014
Championships U18 Records 16.63 +1.4 Héctor Dairo Fuentes 19 MAY 1988 CUB CUB Marrakech (Sidi Youssef Ben Ali) 16 JUL 2005
Championships U18 Records 16.63 +1.8 Lázaro Martínez 3 NOV 1997 CUB CUB Donetsk 13 JUL 2013

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* Pending ratification.