Type Mark Competitor DOB Country Venue Date
World Records 2:54.29 United States USA USA Stuttgart (Gottlieb-Daimler Stadion) 22 AUG 1993
World Leading 2017 3:00.69 Texas A&M University USA USA Austin (Myers Stadium), TX 27 MAY 2017
IAAF World Championships Record 2:54.29 United States USA USA Stuttgart (Gottlieb-Daimler Stadion) 22 AUG 1993
Olympic Games Records 2:55.39 United States USA USA Beijing (National Stadium) 23 AUG 2008
IAAF World Championships Record 2:57.25 United States USA USA Nassau (T. Robinson Stadium) 25 MAY 2014
Area Records - AFRICA 2:58.68 Nigeria NGR NGR Sydney (Olympic Stadium) 30 SEP 2000
Area Records - ASIA 3:00.76 Japan JPN JPN Atlanta (Olympic Stadium), GA 03 AUG 1996
Area Records - EUROPE 2:56.60 Great Britain & N.I. GBR GBR Atlanta (Olympic Stadium), GA 03 AUG 1996
Area Records - NORTH,CENTRAL AMERICA&C. 2:54.29 United States USA USA Stuttgart (Gottlieb-Daimler Stadion) 22 AUG 1993
Area Records - OCEANIA 2:59.70 Australia AUS AUS Los Angeles (Memorial Coliseum) 11 AUG 1984
Area Records - SOUTH AMERICA 2:58.56 Brazil BRA BRA Winnipeg 30 JUL 1999
Type Mark Competitor DOB Country Venue Date
World U20 Records 3:01.09 United States U20 USA USA Grosseto (Stadio Zecchini) 18 JUL 2004
World U20 Leading 2017 3:09.32 Trinidad and Tobago U20 TTO TTO Willemstad (Hato Stadium) 17 APR 2017
Championships U20 Records 3:01.09 United States U20 USA USA Grosseto (Stadio Zecchini) 18 JUL 2004

Legend

* Pending ratification.

;