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World Open Outdoor Track & Field Records

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Last updated: 08/11/2012

Men

EventPerformanceNameLocationDate
200 m19.19Usain Bolt
JAM
Berlin, DEU2009-Aug-20
400 m43.18Michael Johnson
USA
Seville, ESP1999-Aug-26
800 m1:40.91David Lekuta Rudisha
KEN
London, GBR2012-Aug-09
1,000 m2:11.96Noah Ngeny
KEN
Rieti, ITA1999-Sep-05
1,500 m3:26.00Hicham El Guerrouj
MAR
Rome, ITA1998-Jul-14
1 mi.3:43.13Hicham El Guerrouj
MAR
Rome, ITA1999-Jul-07
2,000 m4:44.79Hicham El Guerrouj
MAR
Berlin, DEU1999-Sep-07
3,000 m7:20.67Daniel Komen
KEN
Rieti, ITA1996-Sep-01
5,000 m12:37.35Kenenisa Bekele
ETH
Hengelo, NLD2004-May-31
10,000 m26:17.53Kenenisa Bekele
ETH (23)
Brussels, BEL2005-Aug-26
110 m Hurdles12.80Aries Merritt
USA
Brussels, BEL2012-Sep-07
400 m Hurdles46.78Kevin Young
USA
Barcelona, ESP1992-Aug-06
3,000 m Steeplechase7:53.63Saif Saaeed Shaheen
QAT
Brussels, BEL2004-Sep-03
20,000 m Race Walk1:17:25.6Bernardo Segura
MEX (24)
Bergen, NOR1994-May-07
4x100 m Relay37.10JAM:
Nesta Carter
Michael Frater
Usain Bolt
Asafa Powell
Beijing, CHN2008-Aug-22
37.04 (p)JAM:
Nesta Carter
Michael Frater
Yohan Blake
Usain Bolt
Daegu, KOR2011-Sep-04
36.84 (p)JAM:
Nesta Carter
Michael Frater
Yohan Blake
Usain Bolt
London, GBR2012-Aug-11
4x400 m Relay2:54.29USA:
Andrew Valmon
Quincy Watts
Butch Reynolds
Michael Johnson
Stuttgart, DEU1993-Jul-22
4x800 m Relay7:02.43KEN:
Joseph Mutua
William Yiampoy
Ismael Kombich
Wilfred Bungei
Brussels, BEL2006-Aug-25
4x1,500 m Relay14:36.23KEN:
William Biwott Tanui
Gideon Gathimba
Geoffrey Kipkoech Rono
Augustine Kiprono Choge
Bruxelles, BEL2009-Sep-04
High Jump2.45 m
(8'0˝")
Javier Sotomayor
CUB
Salamanca, ESP1993-Jul-27
Pole Vault6.14 m
(20'1ľ")
Sergey Bubka
UKR
Sestriere, ITA1994-Jul-31
Long Jump8.95 m
(29'4˝")
Mike Powell
USA
Tokyo, JPN1991-Aug-30
Triple Jump18.29 m
(60'0Ľ")
Jonathan Edwards
GBR
Gothenburg, SWE1995-Aug-07
Shot Put23.12 m
(75'10Ľ")
Randy Barnes
USA
Westwood, CA1990-May-20
Discus Throw74.08 m
(243'0")
Jürgen Schult
GDR (former East Germany)
Neubrandenburg, DEU1986-Jun-06
Hammer Throw86.74 m
(284'7")
Yuriy Syedikh
URS
Stuttgart, DEU1986-Aug-30
Javelin Throw98.48 m
(323'1")
Jan Zelezný
CZE
Jena, DEU1996-May-25
Decathlon9039 pts.Ashton Eaton
Oregon TC Elite
Eugene, OR2012-Jun-22

Women

EventPerformanceNameLocationDate
100 m10.49Florence Griffith-Joyner
USA
Indianapolis, IN1988-Jul-16
200 m21.34Florence Griffith-Joyner
USA
Seoul, KOR1988-Sep-29
400 m47.60Marita Koch
GDR (former East Germany)
Canberra, AUS1985-Oct-06
800 m1:53.28Jarmila Kratochvílová
CZE
Munich, DEU1983-Jul-26
1,000 m2:28.98Svetlana Masterkova
RUS
Brussels, BEL1996-Aug-23
1,500 m3:50.46Yunxia Qu
CHN
Beijing, CHN1993-Sep-11
1 mi.4:12.56Svetlana Masterkova
RUS
Zürich, CHE1996-Aug-14
2,000 m5:25.36Sonia O'Sullivan
IRL
Edinburgh, GBR1994-Jul-08
3,000 m8:06.11Junxia Wang
CHN
Beijing, CHN1993-Sep-13
5,000 m14:11.15Tirunesh Dibaba
ETH
Oslo, NOR2008-Jun-06
10,000 m29:31.78Junxia Wang
CHN
Beijing, CHN1993-Sep-08
100 m Hurdles12.21Yordanka Donkova
BUL
Stara Zagora, BGR1988-Aug-20
400 m Hurdles52.34Yuliya Pechonkina
RUS
Tula, RUS2003-Aug-08
3,000 m Steeplechase8:58.81 Gulnara Samitova-Galkina
RUS
Beijing, CHN2008-Aug-17
10,000 m Race Walk41:56.23Nadezhda Ryashkina
URS (23)
Seattle, WA1990-Jul-24
20,000 m Race Walk1:26:52.3Olimpiada Ivanova
RUS (31)
Brisbane, AUS2001-Sep-06
4x100 m Relay40.82USA:
Tianna Madison
Allyson Felix
Bianca Knight
Carmelita Jeter
London, GBR2012-Aug-10
4x200 m Relay1:27.46United States "Blue":
LaTasha Jenkins
LaTasha Colander-Richardson
Nanceen Perry
Marion Jones
Philadelphia, PA2000-Apr-29
4x400 m Relay3:15.17USSR:
Tatyana Ledovskaya
Olga Nazarova
Maria Pinigina
Olga Bryzgina
Seoul, KOR1988-Oct-01
4x800 m Relay7:50.17USSR:
Nadezhda Olizarenko
Lyubov Gurina
Lyudmila Borisova
Irina Podyalovskaya
Moscow, RUS1984-Aug-05
High Jump2.09 m
(6'10Ľ")
Stefka Kostadinova
BUL
Rome, ITA1987-Aug-30
Pole Vault5.06 m
(16'7Ľ")
Yelena Isinbayeva
RUS
Zürich, CHE2009-Aug-28
Long Jump7.52 m
(24'8Ľ")
Galina Chistyakova
URS
St. Petersburg, RUS1988-Jun-11
Triple Jump15.50 m
(50'10Ľ")
Inessa Kravets
UKR
Gothenburg, SWE1995-Aug-10
Shot Put22.63 m
(74'3")
Natalya Lisovskaya
URS
Moscow, RUS1987-Jun-07
Discus Throw76.80 m
(251'11")
Gabriele Reinsch
GDR (former East Germany)
Neubrandenburg, DEU1988-Jul-09
Hammer Throw79.42 m
(260'6")
Bette Heidler
GER
Halle, DEU2011-May-21
Javelin Throw72.28 m
(237'1")
Barbora Spotáková
CZE (24)
Stuttgart, DEU2008-Sep-13
Heptathlon7291 pts.Jackie Joyner-Kersee
USA
Seoul, KOR1988-Sep-23
Decathlon8358 pts.Austra Skujyte
LTU
Columbia, MO2005-Apr-14
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