Championship Records

IAAF World Championships London 2017

GREAT BRITAIN & N.I. London (Olympic Stadium), GREAT BRITAIN & N.I. 04 AUG 2017 - 13 AUG 2017
Discipline Perf Wind Competitor DOB Country Venue Date
100 Metres 9.58 +0.9 Usain Bolt 21 AUG 1986 JAM JAM Berlin (Olympiastadion) 16 AUG 2009
200 Metres 19.19 -0.3 Usain Bolt 21 AUG 1986 JAM JAM Berlin (Olympiastadion) 20 AUG 2009
400 Metres 43.18 Michael Johnson 13 SEP 1967 USA USA Sevilla (La Cartuja) 26 AUG 1999
800 Metres 1:43.06 Billy Konchellah 20 OCT 1961 KEN KEN Roma (Stadio Olimpico) 01 SEP 1987
1500 Metres 3:27.65 Hicham El Guerrouj 14 SEP 1974 MAR MAR Sevilla (La Cartuja) 24 AUG 1999
5000 Metres 12:52.79 Eliud Kipchoge 05 NOV 1984 KEN KEN Paris Saint-Denis (Stade de France) 31 AUG 2003
10,000 Metres 26:46.31 Kenenisa Bekele 13 JUN 1982 ETH ETH Berlin (Olympiastadion) 17 AUG 2009
Marathon 2:06:54 Abel Kirui 04 JUN 1982 KEN KEN Berlin 22 AUG 2009
3000 Metres Steeplechase 8:00.43 Ezekiel Kemboi 25 MAY 1982 KEN KEN Berlin (Olympiastadion) 18 AUG 2009
110 Metres Hurdles 12.91 +0.5 Colin Jackson 18 FEB 1967 GBR GBR Stuttgart (Gottlieb-Daimler Stadion) 20 AUG 1993
400 Metres Hurdles 47.18 Kevin Young 16 SEP 1966 USA USA Stuttgart (Gottlieb-Daimler Stadion) 19 AUG 1993
High Jump 2.41 Bohdan Bondarenko 30 AUG 1989 UKR UKR Moskva (Luzhniki) 15 AUG 2013
Pole Vault 6.05 Dmitri Markov 14 MAR 1975 AUS AUS Edmonton (Commonwealth Stadium) 09 AUG 2001
Long Jump 8.95 +0.3 Mike Powell 10 NOV 1963 USA USA Tokyo (Olympic Stadium) 30 AUG 1991
Triple Jump 18.29 +1.3 Jonathan Edwards 10 MAY 1966 GBR GBR Göteborg (Ullevi Stadium) 07 AUG 1995
Shot Put 22.23 Werner Günthör 1 JUN 1961 SUI SUI Roma (Stadio Olimpico) 29 AUG 1987
Discus Throw 70.17 Virgilijus Alekna 13 FEB 1972 LTU LTU Helsinki (Olympic Stadium) 07 AUG 2005
Hammer Throw 83.63 Ivan Tsikhan 24 JUL 1976 BLR BLR Osaka (Nagai Stadium) 27 AUG 2007
Javelin Throw 92.80 Jan Zelezný 16 JUN 1966 CZE CZE Edmonton (Commonwealth Stadium) 12 AUG 2001
Decathlon 9045 Ashton Eaton 21 JAN 1988 USA USA Beijing (National Stadium) 29 AUG 2015
20 Kilometres Race Walk 1:17:21 Jefferson Pérez 01 JUL 1974 ECU ECU Paris Saint-Denis (Stade de France) 23 AUG 2003
50 Kilometres Race Walk 3:33:12 Yohann Diniz 01 JAN 1978 FRA FRA London (The Mall) 13 AUG 2017
4x100 Metres Relay 37.04 Jamaica JAM JAM Daegu (DS) 04 SEP 2011
4x400 Metres Relay 2:54.29 United States USA USA Stuttgart (Gottlieb-Daimler Stadion) 22 AUG 1993
Half Marathon 59:08 Geoffrey Kipsang Kamworor 22 NOV 1992 KEN KEN København 29 MAR 2014
10 Kilometres Race Walk 39:40 Wenkui Gao 28 JUL 1995 CHN CHN Taicang 03 MAY 2014
20 Kilometres Race Walk 1:18:15 Francisco Javier Fernández 06 MAR 1977 ESP ESP Cheboksary 10 MAY 2008
50 Kilometres Race Walk 3:34:14 Denis Nizhegorodov 26 JUL 1980 RUS RUS Cheboksary 11 MAY 2008
100 Metres 9.87 -0.2 Obadele Thompson 30 MAR 1976 BAR BAR Johannesburg (SGJ) 11 SEP 1998
200 Metres 19.87 +0.1 Wallace Spearmon 24 DEC 1984 USA USA Athína (Olympic Stadium) 17 SEP 2006
400 Metres 44.22 Jeremy Wariner 31 JAN 1984 USA USA Split (Poljud Stadion) 04 SEP 2010
800 Metres 1:43.37 David Lekuta Rudisha 17 DEC 1988 KEN KEN Split (Poljud Stadion) 05 SEP 2010
1500 Metres 3:31.20 Bernard Lagat 12 DEC 1974 KEN KEN Madrid (CM) 20 SEP 2002
3000 Metres 7:32.19 Craig Mottram 18 JUN 1980 AUS AUS Athína (Olympic Stadium) 17 SEP 2006
5000 Metres 13:13.82 Miruts Yifter 15 MAY 1944 ETH ETH Düsseldorf (Rheinstadion) 03 SEP 1977
10,000 Metres 27:38.43 Werner Schildhauer 05 JUN 1959 GER GER Roma (Stadio Olimpico) 04 SEP 1981
3000 Metres Steeplechase 8:09.67 Richard Kipkemboi Mateelong 14 OCT 1983 KEN KEN Split (Poljud Stadion) 05 SEP 2010
110 Metres Hurdles 12.96 +0.4 Allen Johnson 01 MAR 1971 USA USA Athína (Olympic Stadium) 17 SEP 2006
400 Metres Hurdles 47.37 Edwin Moses 31 AUG 1955 USA USA Roma (Stadio Olimpico) 04 SEP 1981
High Jump 2.40 Javier Sotomayor 13 OCT 1967 CUB CUB London (Crystal Palace) 11 SEP 1994
Pole Vault 5.95 Steven Hooker 16 JUL 1982 AUS AUS Split (Poljud Stadion) 05 SEP 2010
Long Jump 8.52 0.0 Larry Myricks 10 MAR 1956 USA USA Montréal (Olympic Stadium) 26 SEP 1979
Triple Jump 17.61 +0.6 Yoelbi Quesada 04 AUG 1973 CUB CUB London (Crystal Palace) 10 SEP 1994
Shot Put 22.00 Ulf Timmermann 1 NOV 1962 GDR GDR Canberra (Bruce Stadium) 05 OCT 1985
Discus Throw 71.25 Róbert Fazekas 18 AUG 1975 HUN HUN Madrid (CM) 21 SEP 2002
Hammer Throw 82.68 Tibor Gécsek 22 SEP 1964 HUN HUN Johannesburg (SGJ) 12 SEP 1998
Javelin Throw 89.26 Andreas Thorkildsen 01 APR 1982 NOR NOR Split (Poljud Stadion) 05 SEP 2010
4x100 Metres Relay 37.59 United States USA USA Athína (Olympic Stadium) 16 SEP 2006
4x400 Metres Relay 2:59.00 Americas AME AME Split (Poljud Stadion) 05 SEP 2010
4x100 Metres Relay 37.38 United States USA USA Nassau (T. Robinson Stadium) 02 MAY 2015
4x200 Metres Relay 1:18.63 Jamaica JAM JAM Nassau (T. Robinson Stadium) 24 MAY 2014
4x400 Metres Relay 2:57.25 United States USA USA Nassau (T. Robinson Stadium) 25 MAY 2014
4x800 Metres Relay 7:04.84 United States USA USA Nassau (T. Robinson Stadium) 02 MAY 2015
4x1500 Metres Relay 14:22.22 Kenya KEN KEN Nassau (T. Robinson Stadium) 25 MAY 2014
Distance Medley Relay 9:15.50 United States USA USA Nassau (T. Robinson Stadium) 03 MAY 2015
Discipline Perf Wind Competitor DOB Country Venue Date
100 Metres 10.70 -0.1 Marion Jones 12 OCT 1975 USA USA Sevilla (La Cartuja) 22 AUG 1999
200 Metres 21.63 +0.2 Dafne Schippers 15 JUN 1992 NED NED Beijing (National Stadium) 28 AUG 2015
400 Metres 47.99 Jarmila Kratochvílová 26 JAN 1951 TCH TCH Helsinki (Olympic Stadium) 10 AUG 1983
800 Metres 1:54.68 Jarmila Kratochvílová 26 JAN 1951 TCH TCH Helsinki (Olympic Stadium) 09 AUG 1983
1500 Metres 3:58.52 Tatyana Tomashova 01 JUL 1975 RUS RUS Paris Saint-Denis (Stade de France) 31 AUG 2003
3000 Metres 8:28.71 Yunxia Qu 25 DEC 1972 CHN CHN Stuttgart (Gottlieb-Daimler Stadion) 16 AUG 1993
5000 Metres 14:26.83 Almaz Ayana 21 NOV 1991 ETH ETH Beijing (National Stadium) 30 AUG 2015
10,000 Metres 30:04.18 Berhane Adere 23 NOV 1973 ETH ETH Paris Saint-Denis (Stade de France) 23 AUG 2003
Marathon 2:20:57 Paula Radcliffe 17 DEC 1973 GBR GBR Helsinki (Olympic Stadium) 14 AUG 2005
3000 Metres Steeplechase 9:02.58 Emma Coburn 19 OCT 1990 USA USA London (Olympic Stadium) 11 AUG 2017
100 Metres Hurdles 12.28 +1.1 Sally Pearson 19 SEP 1986 AUS AUS Daegu (DS) 03 SEP 2011
400 Metres Hurdles 52.42 Melaine Walker 01 JAN 1983 JAM JAM Berlin (Olympiastadion) 20 AUG 2009
High Jump 2.09 Stefka Kostadinova 25 MAR 1965 BUL BUL Roma (Stadio Olimpico) 30 AUG 1987
Pole Vault 5.01 Elena Isinbaeva 03 JUN 1982 RUS RUS Helsinki (Olympic Stadium) 12 AUG 2005
Long Jump 7.36 +0.4 Jackie Joyner-Kersee 03 MAR 1962 USA USA Roma (Stadio Olimpico) 04 SEP 1987
Triple Jump 15.50 +0.9 Inessa Kravets 05 OCT 1966 UKR UKR Göteborg (Ullevi Stadium) 10 AUG 1995
Shot Put 21.24 Natalya Lisovskaya 16 JUL 1962 URS URS Roma (Stadio Olimpico) 05 SEP 1987
Shot Put 21.24 Valerie Adams 06 OCT 1984 NZL NZL Daegu (DS) 29 AUG 2011
Discus Throw 71.62 Martina Hellmann 12 DEC 1960 GDR GDR Roma (Stadio Olimpico) 31 AUG 1987
Hammer Throw 80.85 Anita Włodarczyk 08 AUG 1985 POL POL Beijing (National Stadium) 27 AUG 2015
Javelin Throw 71.99 Maria Abakumova 15 JAN 1986 RUS RUS Daegu (DS) 02 SEP 2011
Heptathlon 7128 Jackie Joyner-Kersee 03 MAR 1962 USA USA Roma (Stadio Olimpico) 01 SEP 1987
10,000 Metres Race Walk 42:55.49 Anna Rita Sidoti 25 JUL 1969 ITA ITA Athína (Olympic Stadium) 07 AUG 1997
10 Kilometres Race Walk 42:16 Elisabetta Perrone 9 JUL 1968 ITA ITA Göteborg (Ullevi Stadium) 07 AUG 1995
20 Kilometres Race Walk 1:25:41 Olimpiada Ivanova 26 AUG 1970 RUS RUS Helsinki (Olympic Stadium) 07 AUG 2005
50 Kilometres Race Walk 4:05:56 Inês Henriques 01 MAY 1980 POR POR London (The Mall) 13 AUG 2017
4x100 Metres Relay 41.07 Jamaica JAM JAM Beijing (National Stadium) 29 AUG 2015
4x400 Metres Relay 3:16.71 United States USA USA Stuttgart (Gottlieb-Daimler Stadion) 22 AUG 1993
Half Marathon 1:06:36 Mary Jepkosgei Keitany 18 JAN 1982 KEN KEN Birmingham 11 OCT 2009
10 Kilometres Race Walk 42:44 Tatyana Kalmykova 10 JAN 1990 RUS RUS Cheboksary 10 MAY 2008
20 Kilometres Race Walk 1:25:42 Olga Kaniskina 19 JAN 1985 RUS RUS Cheboksary 11 MAY 2008
100 Metres 10.65 +1.1 Marion Jones 12 OCT 1975 USA USA Johannesburg (SGJ) 12 SEP 1998
200 Metres 21.62 -0.6 Marion Jones 12 OCT 1975 USA USA Johannesburg (SGJ) 11 SEP 1998
400 Metres 47.60 Marita Koch 18 FEB 1957 GDR GDR Canberra (Bruce Stadium) 06 OCT 1985
800 Metres 1:54.44 Ana Fidelia Quirot 23 MAR 1963 CUB CUB Barcelona (Estadio Olímpico) 09 SEP 1989
1500 Metres 4:00.84 Maryam Yusuf Jamal 16 SEP 1984 BRN BRN Athína (Olympic Stadium) 17 SEP 2006
3000 Metres 8:33.78 Tirunesh Dibaba 01 JUN 1985 ETH ETH Athína (Olympic Stadium) 16 SEP 2006
5000 Metres 14:39.11 Meseret Defar 19 NOV 1983 ETH ETH Athína (Olympic Stadium) 17 SEP 2006
10,000 Metres 30:52.51 Elana Meyer 10 OCT 1966 RSA RSA London (Crystal Palace) 10 SEP 1994
3000 Metres Steeplechase 9:25.46 Yuliya Zaripova 26 APR 1986 RUS RUS Split (Poljud Stadion) 05 SEP 2010
100 Metres Hurdles 12.47 +0.7 Dawn Harper Nelson 13 MAY 1984 USA USA Marrakech (Le Grande Stade) 14 SEP 2014
400 Metres Hurdles 52.96 Nezha Bidouane 18 SEP 1969 MAR MAR Johannesburg (SGJ) 11 SEP 1998
High Jump 2.05 Blanka Vlašic 08 NOV 1983 CRO CRO Split (Poljud Stadion) 05 SEP 2010
Pole Vault 4.70 Svetlana Feofanova 16 JUL 1980 RUS RUS Split (Poljud Stadion) 04 SEP 2010
Long Jump 7.27 +0.7 Heike Drechsler 16 DEC 1964 GDR GDR Canberra (Bruce Stadium) 06 OCT 1985
Triple Jump 15.25 +1.7 Olga Rypakova 30 NOV 1984 KAZ KAZ Split (Poljud Stadion) 04 SEP 2010
Shot Put 20.98 Ilona Briesenick 24 SEP 1956 GDR GDR Montréal (Olympic Stadium) 24 AUG 1979
Discus Throw 71.54 Ilke Wyludda 28 MAR 1969 GDR GDR Barcelona (Estadio Olímpico) 10 SEP 1989
Hammer Throw 75.29 Kamila Skolimowska 04 NOV 1982 POL POL Athína (Olympic Stadium) 17 SEP 2006
Javelin Throw 68.14 Maria Abakumova 15 JAN 1986 RUS RUS Split (Poljud Stadion) 04 SEP 2010
4x100 Metres Relay 41.37 German Democratic Republic GDR GDR Canberra (Bruce Stadium) 06 OCT 1985
4x400 Metres Relay 3:19.50 German Democratic Republic GDR GDR Canberra (Bruce Stadium) 04 OCT 1985
4x100 Metres Relay 41.88 United States USA USA Nassau (T. Robinson Stadium) 24 MAY 2014
4x200 Metres Relay 1:29.04 Jamaica JAM JAM Nassau (T. Robinson Stadium) 22 APR 2017
4x400 Metres Relay 3:19.39 United States USA USA Nassau (T. Robinson Stadium) 03 MAY 2015
4x800 Metres Relay 8:00.62 United States USA USA Nassau (T. Robinson Stadium) 03 MAY 2015
4x1500 Metres Relay 16:33.58 Kenya KEN KEN Nassau (T. Robinson Stadium) 24 MAY 2014
Distance Medley Relay 10:36.50 United States USA USA Nassau (T. Robinson Stadium) 02 MAY 2015
Legend

* Pending ratification.