Type Progression Mark Wind Competitor DOB Country Venue Date
World Records 8:16.60 Genzebe DIBABA 08 FEB 1991 ETH ETH Globe Arena, Stockholm (SWE) 06 FEB 2014
World Leading 2019 8:30.61 Laura MUIR 09 MAY 1993 GBR GBR Glasgow (GBR) 01 MAR 2019
World Indoor Championships Records 8:33.82 Elly VAN HULST 09 JUN 1959 NED NED Sportcsarnok, Budapest (HUN) 04 MAR 1989
Area Records - Africa 8:16.60 Genzebe DIBABA 08 FEB 1991 ETH ETH Globe Arena, Stockholm (SWE) 06 FEB 2014
Area Records - Asia 8:41.34 Yanmei DONG 16 FEB 1977 CHN CHN Atlantic Pavillion, Lisboa (POR) 10 MAR 2001
Area Records - Europe 8:26.41 Laura MUIR 09 MAY 1993 GBR GBR Messehalle, Karlsruhe (GER) 04 FEB 2017
Area Records - NACAC 8:33.25 Shalane FLANAGAN 08 JUL 1981 USA USA Boston, MA (USA) 27 JAN 2007
Area Records - Oceania 8:38.14 Kimberley SMITH 19 NOV 1981 NZL NZL Boston, MA (USA) 27 JAN 2007
Area Records - South America 9:07.08 Letitia VRIESDE 05 OCT 1964 SUR SUR The Hague (NED) 31 JAN 1993
Type Progression Mark Wind Competitor DOB Country Venue Date
World U20 Records 8:33.56 Tirunesh DIBABA 01 OCT 1985 ETH ETH NIA, Birmingham (GBR) 20 FEB 2004
World U20 Leading 2019 8:53.98 Tsigie GEBRESELAMA 30 SEP 2000 ETH ETH Messehalle, Karlsruhe (GER) 02 FEB 2019

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* Pending ratification.