Discipline Perf Wind Competitor DOB Country Venue Date
100 Metres 9.63 +1.5 Usain Bolt 21 AUG 1986 JAM JAM London (Olympic Stadium) 05 AUG 2012
200 Metres 19.30 -0.9 Usain Bolt 21 AUG 1986 JAM JAM Beijing (National Stadium) 20 AUG 2008
400 Metres 43.03 Wayde van Niekerk 15 JUL 1992 RSA RSA Rio de Janeiro (Estádio Olímpico) 14 AUG 2016
800 Metres 1:40.91 David Lekuta Rudisha 17 DEC 1988 KEN KEN London (Olympic Stadium) 09 AUG 2012
1500 Metres 3:32.07 Noah Ngeny 2 NOV 1978 KEN KEN Sydney (Olympic Stadium) 29 SEP 2000
5000 Metres 12:57.82 Kenenisa Bekele 13 JUN 1982 ETH ETH Beijing (National Stadium) 23 AUG 2008
10,000 Metres 27:01.17 Kenenisa Bekele 13 JUN 1982 ETH ETH Beijing (National Stadium) 17 AUG 2008
Marathon 2:06:32 Samuel Kamau Wanjiru 10 NOV 1986 KEN KEN Beijing (National Stadium) 24 AUG 2008
3000 Metres Steeplechase 8:03.28 Conseslus Kipruto 8 DEC 1994 KEN KEN Rio de Janeiro (Estádio Olímpico) 17 AUG 2016
110 Metres Hurdles 12.91 +0.3 Xiang Liu 13 JUL 1983 CHN CHN Athína (Olympic Stadium) 27 AUG 2004
400 Metres Hurdles 46.78 Kevin Young 16 SEP 1966 USA USA Barcelona (Estadio Olímpico) 06 AUG 1992
High Jump 2.39 Charles Austin 19 DEC 1967 USA USA Atlanta (Olympic Stadium), GA 28 JUL 1996
Pole Vault 6.03 Thiago Braz da Silva 16 DEC 1993 BRA BRA Rio de Janeiro (Estádio Olímpico) 15 AUG 2016
Long Jump 8.90 +2.0 Bob Beamon 29 AUG 1946 USA USA Ciudad de México (Estadio Olímpico) 18 OCT 1968
Triple Jump 18.09 -0.4 Kenny Harrison 13 FEB 1965 USA USA Atlanta (Olympic Stadium), GA 27 JUL 1996
Shot Put 22.52 Ryan Crouser 18 DEC 1992 USA USA Rio de Janeiro (Estádio Olímpico) 18 AUG 2016
Discus Throw 69.89 Virgilijus Alekna 13 FEB 1972 LTU LTU Athína (Olympic Stadium) 23 AUG 2004
Hammer Throw 84.80 Sergey Litvinov 23 JAN 1958 URS URS Seoul (Olympic Stadium) 26 SEP 1988
Javelin Throw 90.57 Andreas Thorkildsen 1 APR 1982 NOR NOR Beijing (National Stadium) 23 AUG 2008
Decathlon 8893 Roman Šebrle 26 NOV 1974 CZE CZE Athína (Olympic Stadium) 24 AUG 2004
Decathlon 8893 Ashton Eaton 21 JAN 1988 USA USA Rio de Janeiro (Estádio Olímpico) 18 AUG 2016
20 Kilometres Race Walk 1:18:46 Ding Chen 5 AUG 1992 CHN CHN London (The Mall) 04 AUG 2012
50 Kilometres Race Walk 3:36:53 Jared Tallent 17 OCT 1984 AUS AUS London (The Mall) 11 AUG 2012
4x100 Metres Relay 36.84 Jamaica JAM JAM London (Olympic Stadium) 11 AUG 2012
4x400 Metres Relay 2:55.39 United States USA USA Beijing (National Stadium) 23 AUG 2008
Discipline Perf Wind Competitor DOB Country Venue Date
100 Metres 10.62 +1.0 Florence Griffith-Joyner 21 DEC 1959 USA USA Seoul (Olympic Stadium) 24 SEP 1988
200 Metres 21.34 +1.3 Florence Griffith-Joyner 21 DEC 1959 USA USA Seoul (Olympic Stadium) 29 SEP 1988
400 Metres 48.25 Marie-José Pérec 9 MAY 1968 FRA FRA Atlanta (Olympic Stadium), GA 29 JUL 1996
800 Metres 1:53.43 Nadezhda Olizarenko 28 NOV 1953 URS URS Moskva (Lenin Stadium) 27 JUL 1980
1500 Metres 3:53.96 Paula Ivan 20 JUL 1963 ROU ROU Seoul (Olympic Stadium) 01 OCT 1988
5000 Metres 14:26.17 Vivian Jepkemoi Cheruiyot 11 SEP 1983 KEN KEN Rio de Janeiro (Estádio Olímpico) 19 AUG 2016
10,000 Metres 29:17.45 Almaz Ayana 21 NOV 1991 ETH ETH Rio de Janeiro (Estádio Olímpico) 12 AUG 2016
Marathon 2:23:07 Tiki Gelana 22 OCT 1987 ETH ETH London (The Mall) 05 AUG 2012
3000 Metres Steeplechase 8:58.81 Gulnara Galkina 9 JUL 1978 RUS RUS Beijing (National Stadium) 17 AUG 2008
100 Metres Hurdles 12.35 -0.2 Sally Pearson 19 SEP 1986 AUS AUS London (Olympic Stadium) 07 AUG 2012
400 Metres Hurdles 52.64 Melaine Walker 1 JAN 1983 JAM JAM Beijing (National Stadium) 20 AUG 2008
High Jump 2.06 Elena Slesarenko 28 FEB 1982 RUS RUS Athína (Olympic Stadium) 28 AUG 2004
Pole Vault 5.05 Elena Isinbaeva 3 JUN 1982 RUS RUS Beijing (National Stadium) 18 AUG 2008
Long Jump 7.40 +0.9 Jackie Joyner-Kersee 3 MAR 1962 USA USA Seoul (Olympic Stadium) 29 SEP 1988
Triple Jump 15.39 +0.5 Françoise Mbango Etone 14 APR 1976 CMR CMR Beijing (National Stadium) 17 AUG 2008
Shot Put 22.41 Ilona Briesenick 24 SEP 1956 GDR GDR Moskva (Lenin Stadium) 24 JUL 1980
Discus Throw 72.30 Martina Hellmann 12 DEC 1960 GDR GDR Seoul (Olympic Stadium) 29 SEP 1988
Hammer Throw 82.29 Anita Wlodarczyk 8 AUG 1985 POL POL Rio de Janeiro (Estádio Olímpico) 15 AUG 2016
Javelin Throw 71.53 Olisdeilys Menéndez 14 NOV 1979 CUB CUB Athína (Olympic Stadium) 27 AUG 2004
Heptathlon 7291 Jackie Joyner-Kersee 3 MAR 1962 USA USA Seoul (Olympic Stadium) 24 SEP 1988
20 Kilometres Race Walk 1:25:02 Elena Lashmanova 9 APR 1992 RUS RUS London (The Mall) 11 AUG 2012
4x100 Metres Relay 40.82 United States USA USA London (Olympic Stadium) 10 AUG 2012
4x400 Metres Relay 3:15.17 USSR URS URS Seoul (Olympic Stadium) 01 OCT 1988

Legend

* Pending ratification. Mx: mixed gender race. Wo: women only race. (i): set indoor.