Type Mark Competitor DOB Country Venue Date
World Records 7:50.17 USSR URS URS Moskva (Luzhniki) 05 AUG 1984
World Leading 2016 8:26.02 Georgetown University UND UND Philadelphia (Franklin Field), PA 30 APR 2016
Area Records - AFRICA 8:04.28 Kenya KEN KEN Nassau (T. Robinson Stadium) 25 MAY 2014
Area Records - ASIA 8:16.2 Liaoning CHN CHN Shanghai 03 OCT 1991
Area Records - EUROPE 7:50.17 USSR URS URS Moskva (Luzhniki) 05 AUG 1984
Area Records - NORTH,CENTRAL AMERICA&C. 8:00.62 United States USA USA Nassau (T. Robinson Stadium) 03 MAY 2015
Area Records - OCEANIA 8:13.26 Australia AUS AUS Nassau (T. Robinson Stadium) 25 MAY 2014
Area Records - SOUTH AMERICA 9:29.10 Brazil BRA BRA Rio de Janeiro 21 DEC 2000

Legend

* Pending ratification.

Mx: mixed gender race.

Wo: women only race.