Type Mark Competitor DOB Country Venue Date
World Records 26:17.53 Kenenisa Bekele 13 JUN 1982 ETH ETH Bruxelles (Boudewijnstadion) 26 AUG 2005
World Leading 2018 27:13.01 Stanley Waithaka Mburu 09 APR 2000 KEN KEN Yokohama (JPN) 10 NOV 2018
IAAF World Championships Record 26:46.31 Kenenisa Bekele 13 JUN 1982 ETH ETH Berlin (Olympiastadion) 17 AUG 2009
Olympic Games Records 27:01.17 Kenenisa Bekele 13 JUN 1982 ETH ETH Beijing (National Stadium) 17 AUG 2008
IAAF World Championships Record 27:38.43 Werner Schildhauer 05 JUN 1959 GER GER Roma (Stadio Olimpico) 04 SEP 1981
Area Records - AFRICA 26:17.53 Kenenisa Bekele 13 JUN 1982 ETH ETH Bruxelles (Boudewijnstadion) 26 AUG 2005
Area Records - ASIA 26:38.76 Ahmad Hassan Abdullah 29 JUL 1981 QAT QAT Bruxelles (Boudewijnstadion) 05 SEP 2003
Area Records - EUROPE 26:46.57 Mohamed Farah 23 MAR 1983 GBR GBR Eugene (Hayward Field), OR 03 JUN 2011
Area Records - NORTH,CENTRAL AMERICA&C. 26:44.36 Galen Rupp 08 MAY 1986 USA USA Eugene (Hayward Field), OR 30 MAY 2014
Area Records - OCEANIA 27:24.95 Ben St Lawrence 07 NOV 1981 AUS AUS Palo Alto, CA 01 MAY 2011
Area Records - SOUTH AMERICA 27:28.12 Marilson dos Santos 06 AUG 1977 BRA BRA Neerpelt 02 JUN 2007
Type Mark Competitor DOB Country Venue Date
World U20 Records 26:41.75 Samuel Kamau Wanjiru 10 NOV 1986 KEN KEN Bruxelles (Boudewijnstadion) 26 AUG 2005
World U20 Leading 2018 27:13.01 Stanley Waithaka Mburu 09 APR 2000 KEN KEN Yokohama (JPN) 10 NOV 2018
Championships U20 Records 27:21.08 Rhonex Kipruto 12 OCT 1999 KEN KEN Tampere (Ratina Stadium) 10 JUL 2018

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* Pending ratification.