RECORDS BY EVENTS

MEN 2016

Only automatic timing. Athletes banned for doping excluded.
Notice: marks at high altitude (more than 1,000 metres) are not considered.
Active athletes in bold

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100 metres
9.90 and faster: 31
Tyson Gay: OK up to July 2012. Justin Gatlin: OK since Aug 2010.
Tim Montgomery: OK up to June 2005.
         
Europoids None
Semites None  
Indians and Austronesians None
Orientals None  
African Blacks   4 Fasuba (9.85); Obikwelu (9.86); Fredericks (9.86); Makusha (9.89)
American Blacks 27. Best actives: Bolt (9.58); Gay (9.69); Blake (9.69)
         
200 metres
19.87 and faster: 31
Shawn Crawford: OK up to 2012.
         
Europoids   1 Lemaitre (19.80)
Semites None  
Indians and Austronesians None  
Orientals None  
African Blacks   3 Fredericks (19.68); Obikwelu (19.84); Jobodwana (19.87)
American Blacks 27. Best actives: Bolt (19.19); Blake (19.26); Dix (19.53)
         
400 metres
44.27 and faster: 33
L. Merritt: OK since 2012. A. Pettigrew: OK up to 1999.
         
Europoids   1 Wariner (43.45)
Semites None  
Indians and Austronesians None  
Orientals None  
African Blacks   3 Kikaya (44.10); Egbunike (44.17); Kitur (44.18)
American Blacks 29. Best actives: Van Niekerk (43.48); Merritt (43.65); Makwala (43.72)
         
800 metres
- 1:43.00: 34
 H. Sepeng: OK up to 2004.
         
Europoids   9 Coe (1:41.73); Borzakovskij (1:42.47); Tuka (1:42.51); Bosse (1:42.53); Bucher (1:42.55); Rodal (1:42.58); Cram (1:42.88); Elliott (1:42.97); Symmonds (1:42.95)
Semites None
Indians and Austronesians None  
Orientals None  
African Blacks 22. Best actives: Rudisha (1:40.91); Amos (1:41.73); Kaki (1:42.23)
American Blacks   3 Cruz (1:41.77); Gray (1:42.60); Tellez (1:42.85)
1500 metres
- 3:30.20: 35
     
         
Europoids 9. Best active: N. Willis (3:29.66) (best: Cacho 3:28.95)
Semites 7 El Guerrouj (3:26.00); Baala (3:28.98); Morceli (3:27.37); Makhloufi (3:28.75); Iguider (3:28.79); Aouita (3:29.46); Laalou (3:29.53)
Indians and Austronesians None  
Orientals None  
African Blacks 18. Best actives: Lagat (3:26.34); A. Kiprop (3:26.69); Farah (3:28.81)
American Blacks   1 Maree (3:29.77)
5000 metres
- 12:53.50: 33
     
         
Europoids None  
Semites   5 Lahlafi (12:49.28); El Guerrouj (12:50.24); Goumri (12:50.25); Hissou (12:50.80); Boulami (12:53.41)
Indians and Austronesians None  
Orientals None  
African Blacks 28. Best actives: Bekele (12:37.35); G'meskel (12:46.81); Gebrhiwet (12:47.53)
American Blacks None  
10,000 metres
- 26:52.50: 33
     
         
Europoids   1 Rupp (26:44.36)
Semites   1 Hissou (26:38.08)
Indians and Austronesians None  
Orientals None  
African Blacks 31. Best actives: Bekele (26:17.53); Rotich (26:43.98); Farah (26:46.57)
American Blacks None  
3000 steeplechase
- 8:06.00: 34
     
         
Europoids   1 Jager (8:00.45)
Semites   4 Tahri (8:01.18); Mekhissi (8:00.09); Boulami (8:02.66); Mohamed (8:05.75)
Indians and Austronesians None  
Orientals None  
African Blacks 29. Best actives: B. Kipruto (7:53.64); P. K. Koech (7:54.31); Kemboi (7:55.76)
American Blacks None