World records (3)
Sex Athlete DOB Discipline Round Pos Mark
16/08/2009
M JAMAICA (JAM) Usain Bolt 21/08/1986 100 Metres f 1 9.58
20/08/2009
M JAMAICA (JAM) Usain Bolt 21/08/1986 200 Metres f 1 19.19
22/08/2009
W POLAND (POL) Anita Wlodarczyk 08/08/1985 Hammer Throw f 1 77.96


Championship records (6)
Sex Athlete DOB Discipline Round Pos Mark
17/08/2009
M ETHIOPIA (ETH) Kenenisa Bekele 13/06/1982 10,000 Metres f 1 26:46.31
18/08/2009
M KENYA (KEN) Ezekiel Kemboi 25/05/1982 3000 Metres Steeplechase f 1 8:00.43
20/08/2009
W GERMANY (GER) Betty Heidler 14/10/1983 Hammer Throw q 1 75.27
W JAMAICA (JAM) Melaine Walker 01/01/1983 400 Metres Hurdles f 1 52.42
22/08/2009
M JAMAICA (JAM) Jamaica 4x100 Metres Relay f 1 37.31
M KENYA (KEN) Abel Kirui 04/06/1982 Marathon f 1 2:06:54


World leading (16)
Sex Athlete DOB Discipline Round Pos Mark
15/08/2009
M UNITED STATES (USA) Christian Cantwell 30/09/1980 Shot Put f 1 22.03
16/08/2009
W RUSSIA (RUS) Maria Abakumova 15/01/1986 Javelin Throw q 1 68.92
W GREAT BRITAIN & N.I. (GBR) Jessica Ennis 28/01/1986 Heptathlon 7 1 6731
17/08/2009
W SPAIN (ESP) Marta Domínguez 03/11/1975 3000 Metres Steeplechase f 1 9:07.32
W JAMAICA (JAM) Shelly-Ann Fraser 27/12/1986 100 Metres f 1 10.73
18/08/2009
M UNITED STATES (USA) Kerron Clement 31/10/1985 400 Metres Hurdles f 1 47.91
M GREAT BRITAIN & N.I. (GBR) Phillips Idowu 30/12/1978 Triple Jump f 1 17.73
W UNITED STATES (USA) Sanya Richards 26/02/1985 400 Metres f 1 49.00
19/08/2009
M UNITED STATES (USA) LaShawn Merritt 27/06/1986 400 Metres sf 1 44.37
W SOUTH AFRICA (RSA) Caster Semenya 07/01/1991 800 Metres f 1 1:55.45
20/08/2009
M UNITED STATES (USA) Trey Hardee 07/02/1984 Decathlon 10 1 8790
21/08/2009
M RUSSIA (RUS) Sergey Kirdyapkin 18/06/1980 50 Kilometres Race Walk f 1 3:38:35
M UNITED STATES (USA) LaShawn Merritt 27/06/1986 400 Metres f 1 44.06
23/08/2009
W UNITED STATES (USA) Brittney Reese 09/09/1986 Long Jump f 1 7.10
M UNITED STATES (USA) United States 4x400 Metres Relay f 1 2:57.86
W UNITED STATES (USA) United States 4x400 Metres Relay f 1 3:17.83


Area records (4)
Sex Athlete DOB Discipline Round Pos Mark
17/08/2009
W UNITED STATES (USA) Jennifer Barringer 23/08/1986 3000 Metres Steeplechase f 5 9:12.50
18/08/2009
M FRANCE (FRA) Bouabdellah Tahri 20/12/1978 3000 Metres Steeplechase f 3 8:01.18
20/08/2009
M ALGERIA (ALG) Larbi Bouraada 10/05/1988 Decathlon 10 13 8171
M PANAMA (PAN) Alonso Edward 08/12/1989 200 Metres f 2 19.81


National records (48)
Sex Athlete DOB Discipline Round Pos Mark
15/08/2009
W SWITZERLAND (SUI) Nicole Büchler 17/12/1983 Pole Vault q 8 4.50
M TRINIDAD AND TOBAGO (TRI) Jehue Gordon 15/12/1991 400 Metres Hurdles h 3 48.66
M MALDIVES (MDV) Hussain Haleem 27/11/1982 100 Metres h 7 11.00
W MOLDOVA (MDA) Oxana Juravel 23/02/1986 3000 Metres Steeplechase h 6 9:36.63
M COLOMBIA (COL) Luis López 03/06/1979 20 Kilometres Race Walk f 5 1:20:03
W GERMANY (GER) Antje Möldner 13/06/1984 3000 Metres Steeplechase h 2 9:21.73
M INDIA (IND) Babubhai Panucha 10/08/1978 20 Kilometres Race Walk f 20 1:23:06
M ZAMBIA (ZAM) Gerald Phiri 06/10/1988 100 Metres qf 4 10.16
M URUGUAY (URU) Andrés Silva 27/03/1986 400 Metres Hurdles h 4 49.51
16/08/2009
M PERU (PER) Mario Bazán 01/09/1987 3000 Metres Steeplechase h 8 8:28.67
M ECUADOR (ECU) Hugo Chila 22/07/1987 Triple Jump q 10 16.70
M UNITED STATES (USA) Tyson Gay 09/08/1982 100 Metres f 2 9.71
W TUVALU (TUV) Asenate Manoa 23/05/1992 100 Metres h 7 13.75
W GUYANA (GUY) Aliann Pompey 09/03/1978 400 Metres sf 4 50.71
W MALDIVES (MDV) Aishath Reesha 31/05/1989 800 Metres h 7 2:28.00
M URUGUAY (URU) Andrés Silva 27/03/1986 400 Metres Hurdles sf 7 49.34
W SWITZERLAND (SUI) Linda Züblin 21/03/1986 Javelin Throw u 1 53.01
17/08/2009
W TUNISIA (TUN) Habiba Ghribi 09/04/1984 3000 Metres Steeplechase f 6 9:12.52
W GERMANY (GER) Antje Möldner 13/06/1984 3000 Metres Steeplechase f 9 9:18.54
W URUGUAY (URU) Déborah Rodríguez 02/12/1992 400 Metres Hurdles h 8 59.21
W SERBIA (SRB) Biljana Topic 17/10/1977 Triple Jump f 4 14.52
18/08/2009
M PUERTO RICO (PUR) Javier Culson 25/07/1984 400 Metres Hurdles f 2 48.09
M TRINIDAD AND TOBAGO (TRI) Jehue Gordon 15/12/1991 400 Metres Hurdles f 4 48.26
M LIBYA (LBA) Mohamed Ashour Khouaja 01/11/1987 400 Metres h 5 45.56
W TRINIDAD AND TOBAGO (TRI) Josanne Lucas 14/04/1984 400 Metres Hurdles sf 2 53.98
W DEMOC. REPUBLIC OF CONGO (COD) Francine Nzilampa 12/01/1982 1500 Metres h 14 4:30.56
19/08/2009
W CYPRUS (CYP) Eleni Artymata 16/05/1986 200 Metres h 3 22.83
W BELGIUM (BEL) Eline Berings 28/05/1986 100 Metres Hurdles sf 6 12.94
M HUNGARY (HUN) Dániel Kiss 12/02/1982 110 Metres Hurdles h 1 13.34
W IVORY COAST (CIV) Kazai Suzanne Kragbé 22/12/1981 Discus Throw q 18 53.84
M POLAND (POL) Piotr Malachowski 07/06/1983 Discus Throw f 2 69.15
W IRELAND (IRL) Derval O'Rourke 28/05/1981 100 Metres Hurdles f 4 12.67
W NEW ZEALAND (NZL) Monique Williams 23/09/1985 200 Metres h 2 22.96
20/08/2009
W CYPRUS (CYP) Eleni Artymata 16/05/1986 200 Metres sf 4 22.64
M BARBADOS (BAR) Ryan Brathwaite 06/06/1988 110 Metres Hurdles f 1 13.14
M BARBADOS (BAR) Ryan Brathwaite 06/06/1988 110 Metres Hurdles sf 1 13.18
M SOUTH AFRICA (RSA) Willem Coertzen 30/12/1982 Decathlon 10 14 8146
W TRINIDAD AND TOBAGO (TRI) Josanne Lucas 14/04/1984 400 Metres Hurdles f 3 53.20
M GREAT BRITAIN & N.I. (GBR) Greg Rutherford 17/11/1986 Long Jump q 1 8.30
M SWEDEN (SWE) Nicklas Wiberg 16/04/1985 Decathlon 10 7 8406
W NEW ZEALAND (NZL) Monique Williams 23/09/1985 200 Metres sf 3 22.90
21/08/2009
M NORWAY (NOR) Trond Nymark 28/12/1976 50 Kilometres Race Walk f 2 3:41:16
22/08/2009
W GERMANY (GER) Betty Heidler 14/10/1983 Hammer Throw f 2 77.12
M TRINIDAD AND TOBAGO (TRI) Trinidad and Tobago 4x100 Metres Relay f 2 37.62
W TRINIDAD AND TOBAGO (TRI) Trinidad and Tobago 4x100 Metres Relay h 3 43.22
M BHUTAN (BHU) Sangay Wangchuk 01/01/1983 Marathon f 70 2:47:55
23/08/2009
W RWANDA (RWA) Epiphanie Nyirabarame 15/12/1981 Marathon f 26 2:33:59
W ANGUILLA (AIA) Shara Proctor 16/09/1988 Long Jump f 6 6.71