World Outdoor Records

Discipline Perf Wind Athlete DOB Nat Venue Date
100 Metres 9.58 * 0.9 Usain Bolt 21/08/1986 JAM Berlin 16/08/2009
200 Metres 19.19 * -0.3 Usain Bolt 21/08/1986 JAM Berlin 20/08/2009
400 Metres 43.18 Michael Johnson 13/09/1967 USA Sevilla 26/08/1999
800 Metres 1:41.11 Wilson Kipketer 12/12/1972 DEN Köln 24/08/1997
1000 Metres 2:11.96 Noah Ngeny 02/11/1978 KEN Rieti 05/09/1999
1500 Metres 3:26.00 Hicham El Guerrouj 14/09/1974 MAR Roma 14/07/1998
One Mile 3:43.13 Hicham El Guerrouj 14/09/1974 MAR Roma 07/07/1999
2000 Metres 4:44.79 Hicham El Guerrouj 14/09/1974 MAR Berlin 07/09/1999
3000 Metres 7:20.67 Daniel Komen 17/05/1976 KEN Rieti 01/09/1996
5000 Metres 12:37.35 Kenenisa Bekele 13/06/1982 ETH Hengelo 31/05/2004
10,000 Metres 26:17.53 Kenenisa Bekele 13/06/1982 ETH Bruxelles 26/08/2005
10 Kilometres 27:01 Micah Kipkemboi Kogo 30/06/1986 KEN Brunssum 29/03/2009
15 Kilometres 41:29 Felix Limo 22/08/1980 KEN Nijmegen 11/11/2001
15 Kilometres 41:29 +* Deriba Merga 26/10/1980 ETH Ras Al Khaimah 20/02/2009
20,000 Metres 56:26.0 + Haile Gebrselassie 18/04/1973 ETH Ostrava 27/06/2007
20 Kilometres 55:48 + Haile Gebrselassie 18/04/1973 ETH Phoenix, AZ 15/01/2006
One Hour 21.285 Haile Gebrselassie 18/04/1973 ETH Ostrava 27/06/2007
Half Marathon 58:33 Samuel Kamau Wanjiru 10/11/1986 KEN Den Haag 17/03/2007
25,000 Metres 1:13:55.8 Toshihiko Seko 15/07/1956 JPN Christchurch 22/03/1981
25 Kilometres 1:12:45 Paul Malakwen Kosgei 22/04/1978 KEN Berlin 09/05/2004
30,000 Metres 1:29:18.8 Toshihiko Seko 15/07/1956 JPN Christchurch 22/03/1981
30 Kilometres 1:28:00 Takayuki Matsumiya 21/02/1980 JPN Kumamoto 27/02/2005
Marathon 2:03:59 Haile Gebrselassie 18/04/1973 ETH Berlin 28/09/2008
100 Kilometres 6:13:33 Takahiro Sunada 19/01/1973 JPN Tokoro 21/06/1998
3000 Metres Steeplechase 7:53.63 Saif Saaeed Shaheen 15/10/1982 QAT Bruxelles 03/09/2004
110 Metres Hurdles 12.87 0.9 Dayron Robles 19/11/1986 CUB Ostrava 12/06/2008
400 Metres Hurdles 46.78 Kevin Young 16/09/1966 USA Barcelona 06/08/1992
High Jump 2.45 Javier Sotomayor 13/10/1967 CUB Salamanca 27/07/1993
Pole Vault 6.14 A Sergey Bubka 04/12/1963 UKR Sestriere 31/07/1994
Long Jump 8.95 0.3 Mike Powell 10/11/1963 USA Tokyo 30/08/1991
Triple Jump 18.29 1.3 Jonathan Edwards 10/05/1966 GBR Göteborg 07/08/1995
Shot Put 23.12 Randy Barnes 16/06/1966 USA Westwood, CA 20/05/1990
Discus Throw 74.08 Jürgen Schult 11/05/1960 GDR Neubrandenburg 06/06/1986
Hammer Throw 86.74 Yuriy Sedykh 11/06/1955 URS Stuttgart 30/08/1986
Javelin Throw 98.48 Jan Zelezný 16/06/1966 CZE Jena 25/05/1996
Decathlon 9026 Roman Šebrle 26/11/1974 CZE Götzis 27/05/2001
( 10.64/0.0 - 8.11/1.9 - 15.33 - 2.12 - 47.79 / 13.92/-0.2 - 47.92 - 4.80 - 70.16 - 4:21.98 )
20,000 Metres Race Walk 1:17:25.6 Bernardo Segura 11/02/1970 MEX Bergen 07/05/1994
20 Kilometres Race Walk 1:17:16 Vladimir Kanaykin 21/03/1985 RUS Saransk 29/09/2007
30,000 Metres Race Walk 2:01:44.1 Maurizio Damilano 06/04/1957 ITA Cuneo 03/10/1992
50,000 Metres Race Walk 3:40:57.9 Thierry Toutain 14/02/1962 FRA Héricourt 29/09/1996
50 Kilometres Race Walk 3:34:14 Denis Nizhegorodov 26/07/1980 RUS Cheboksary 11/05/2008
4x100 Metres Relay 37.10 Jamaica JAM Beijing (National Stadium) 22/08/2008
(Carter Nesta, Frater Michael, Bolt Usain, Powell Asafa)
4x200 Metres Relay 1:18.68 Santa Monica Track Club USA Walnut, CA 17/04/1994
(Marsh Michael, Burrell Leroy, Heard Floyd, Lewis Carl)
4x400 Metres Relay 2:54.29 United States USA Stuttgart 22/08/1993
(Valmon Andrew, Watts Quincy, Reynolds Harry, Johnson Michael)
4x800 Metres Relay 7:02.43 Kenya KEN Bruxelles 25/08/2006
(Mutua Joseph Mwengi, Yiampoy William, Kombich Ismael Kipngetich, Bungei Wilfred)
4x1500 Metres Relay 14:38.8 Federal Republic Germany FRG Köln 17/08/1977
(Wessinghage Thomas, Hudak Harald, Lederer Michael, Fleschen Karl)
Road Relay 1:57:06 Kenya KEN Chiba 23/11/2005
(Ndambiri Josephat Muchiri, Mathathi Martin Irungu, Mwangi Daniel Muchunu, Mogusu Mekubo, Nyerre Onesmus, Kariuki John)
* Awaiting Ratification
* Awaiting Ratification