List of Commonwealth records in athletics

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Commonwealth records in athletics are the best marks set in an event by an athlete who competes for a member nation of the Commonwealth of Nations.

Outdoor[edit]

Men[edit]

Event Record Athlete Nationality Date Meet Place Ref Video
100 m 9.58 (+0.9 m/s) Usain Bolt  Jamaica 16 August 2009 World Championships Germany Berlin, Germany [1]
200 m 19.19 (-0.3 m/s) Usain Bolt  Jamaica 20 August 2009 World Championships Germany Berlin, Germany [2]
400 m 43.74 Kirani James  Grenada 3 July 2014 Athletissima Switzerland Lausanne, Switzerland [3]
800 m 1:40.91 David Rudisha  Kenya 9 August 2012 Olympic Games United Kingdom London, United Kingdom [4]
1000 m 2:11.96 Noah Ngeny  Kenya 5 September 1999 IAAF Grand Prix Italy Rieti, Italy
1500 m 3:26.34 Bernard Lagat  Kenya 24 August 2001 Memorial Van Damme Belgium Brussels, Belgium
Mile 3:43.40 Noah Ngeny  Kenya 7 July 1999 Golden Gala Italy Rome, Italy
2000 m 4:48.74 John Kemboi Kibowen  Kenya 1 August 1998 KBC Night of Athletics Belgium Hechtel-Eksel, Belgium
3000 m 7:20.67 Daniel Komen  Kenya 1 September 1996 IAAF Grand Prix Italy Rieti, Italy
5000 m 12:39.74 Daniel Komen  Kenya 22 August 1997 Memorial Van Damme Belgium Brussels, Belgium
5 km (road) 12:59.5 Sammy Kipketer  Kenya 26 March 2000 15th Carlsbad 5000 United States Carlsbad, United States
10000 m 26:27.85 Paul Tergat  Kenya 22 August 1997 Memorial Van Damme Belgium Brussels, Belgium
10 km (road) 26:44 Leonard Patrick Komon  Kenya 26 September 2010 Singelloop Netherlands Utrecht, Netherlands [5]
15 km (road) 41:13 Leonard Patrick Komon  Kenya 21 November 2010 Zevenheuvelenloop Netherlands Nijmegen, Netherlands [6]
20000 m (track) 57:28.7 Carl Thackery  England 31 March 1990 France La Flèche, France
20 km (road) 55:31+ Samuel Wanjiru  Kenya 17 March 2007 City-Pier-City Loop Netherlands The Hague, Netherlands
Half marathon 58:33 Samuel Wanjiru  Kenya 17 March 2007 City-Pier-City Loop Netherlands The Hague, Netherlands
One hour 20885 m Carl Thackery  England 31 March 1990 France La Flèche, France
25000 m (track) 1:12:25.4+ Moses Mosop  Kenya 3 June 2011 Prefontaine Classic United States Eugene, United States [7][8]
25 km (road) 1:11:18 Dennis Kipruto Kimetto  Kenya 6 May 2012 BIG 25 Germany Berlin, Germany [9][10]
30000 m (track) 1:26:47.4 Moses Mosop  Kenya 3 June 2011 Prefontaine Classic United States Eugene, United States [7][11]
30 km (road) 1:27:37+ Emmanuel Mutai  Kenya 28 September 2014 Berlin Marathon Germany Berlin, Germany [12]
35 km (road) 1:41:47+ Dennis Kipruto Kimetto  Kenya 28 September 2014 Berlin Marathon Germany Berlin, Germany [13]
40 km (road) 1:56:29+ Dennis Kipruto Kimetto  Kenya 28 September 2014 Berlin Marathon Germany Berlin, Germany [14]
Marathon 2:02:57 Dennis Kipruto Kimetto  Kenya 28 September 2014 Berlin Marathon Germany Berlin, Germany [15]
2:03:02 a # [16] Geoffrey Mutai  Kenya 18 April 2011 Boston Marathon United States Boston, United States [17][18]
2:03:06 a # [16] Moses Mosop  Kenya 18 April 2011 Boston Marathon United States Boston, United States [17][18]
100 km 6:24:05 Simon Pride  Scotland 15 May 1999 100 km de Vendée France Chavagnes-en-Paillers, France
110 m hurdles 12.91 (+0.5 m/s) Colin Jackson  Wales 20 August 1993 World Championships Germany Stuttgart, Germany
400 m hurdles 47.10 Samuel Matete  Zambia 7 August 1991 Weltklasse Zürich Switzerland Zürich, Switzerland
3000 m steeplechase 7:53.64 Brimin Kipruto  Kenya 22 July 2011 Herculis Monaco Fontvieille, Monaco [19] [1]
High jump 2.40 m[20][21] Derek Drouin  Canada 25 April 2014 Drake Relays United States Des Moines, United States [22]
Pole vault 6.05 m Dmitri Markov  Australia 9 August 2001 World Championships Canada Edmonton, Canada [23]
Long jump 8.62 m (+0.7 m/s) James Beckford  Jamaica 5 April 1997 United States Orlando, United States
Triple jump 18.29 m (+1.3 m/s) Jonathan Edwards  England 7 August 1995 World Championships Sweden Gothenburg, Sweden [24] [2]
Shot put 22.21 m A Dylan Armstrong  Canada 25 June 2011 Canadian Championships Canada Calgary, Canada [25]
Discus throw 70.32 m Frantz Kruger  South Africa 26 May 2002 France Salon-de-Provence, France
Hammer throw 80.63 m Chris Harmse  South Africa 15 April 2005 South Africa Durban, South Africa
Javelin throw 91.46 m Steve Backley  England 25 January 1992 New Zealand, Auckland, New Zealand
Decathlon 8847 pts Daley Thompson  England 7–8 August 1984 Olympic Games United States Los Angeles, United States
10.44 (100 m), 8.01 m (long jump), 15.72 m (shot put), 2.03 m (high jump), 46.97 (400 m) /
14.33 (110 m hurdles), 46.56 m (discus), 5.00 m (pole vault), 65.24 m (javelin), 4:35.00 (1500 m)
10000 m walk (track) 38:20.9 David Smith  Australia 15 September 1985 Australia Sydney, Australia
20000 m walk (track) 1:19:48.1 Nathan Deakes  Australia 4 September 2001 Australia Brisbane, Australia
20 km walk (road) 1:17.33 Nathan Deakes  Australia 23 April 2005 China Cixi City, PR China
50000 m walk (track) 3:43:50.0 Simon Baker  Australia 9 September 1990 Australia Melbourne, Australia
50 km walk (road) 3:35.47 Nathan Deakes  Australia 2 December 2006 Australia Geelong, Australia
4×100 m relay 36.84 Nesta Carter
Michael Frater
Yohan Blake
Usain Bolt
 Jamaica 11 August 2012 Olympic Games United Kingdom London, Great Britain [26]
4×200 m relay 1:18.63 Nickel Ashmeade
Warren Weir
Jermaine Brown
Yohan Blake
 Jamaica 24 May 2014 IAAF World Relays Nassau, Bahamas [27]
4×400 m relay 2:56.72 Chris Brown
Demetrius Pinder
Michael Mathieu
Ramon Miller
 Bahamas 10 August 2012 Olympic Games United Kingdom London, Great Britain [28]
4×800 m relay 7:02.43 Joseph Mutua
William Yiampoy
Ismael Kombich
Wilfred Bungei
 Kenya 25 August 2006 Memorial Van Damme Belgium Brussels, Belgium
4×1500 m relay 14:22.22 [[]]
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 Kenya 25 May 2014 IAAF World Relays The Bahamas Nassau, Bahamas [29]
Ekiden relay 1:57:06 Josephat Muchiri Ndambiri 13:24/ 5 km
Martin Irungu Mathathi 27:12/ 10 km
Daniel Muchunu Mwangi 13:59/ 5 km
Mekubo Mogusu 27:56/ 10 km
Onesmus Nyerre 14:36/ 5 km
John Kariuki 19:59/ 7.195 km
 Kenya 23 November 2005 International Chiba Ekiden Japan Chiba, Japan

Commonwealth best times for non-standard events[edit]

Event Record Athlete Nationality Date Meet Place Ref
50 m 5.47+ (+0.9 m/s) Usain Bolt  Jamaica 16 August 2009 World Championships Germany Berlin, Germany [30]
60 m 6.31+ (+0.9 m/s) Usain Bolt  Jamaica 16 August 2009 World Championships Germany Berlin, Germany [31] [3]
100 y 9.07+ (-0.5 m/s) Asafa Powell  Jamaica 27 May 2010 Golden Spike Ostrava Czech Republic Ostrava, Czech Republic [32]
150 m (bend) 14.44+ (-0.3 m/s) Usain Bolt  Jamaica 20 August 2009 World Championships Germany Berlin, Germany [33]
150 m (straight) 14.35 (+1.1 m/s) Usain Bolt  Jamaica 17 May 2009 Manchester City Games United Kingdom Manchester, United Kingdom [34]
300 m 30.97 Usain Bolt  Jamaica 27 May 2010 Golden Spike Ostrava Czech Republic Ostrava, Czech Republic [35]
600 m 1:13.49 Joseph Mutua Mwengi  Kenya 28 July 2002 Naimette-Xhovémont Meeting Belgium Liege, Belgium
Two miles 7:58.61 Daniel Komen  Kenya 19 July 1997 KBC Night of Athletics Belgium Hechtel-Eksel, Belgium
10 miles (road) 44:27 Leonard Patrick Komon  Kenya 18 September 2011 27th Dam tot Dam Netherlands Zaandam, Netherlands [36]
2000 m steeplechase 5:14.43 Julius Kariuki  Kenya 21 August 1990 Italy Rovereto, Italy
200 m hurdles "straight" 22.10 (+2.0 m/s) [WB] Andy Turner  England 15 May 2011 Manchester City Games United Kingdom Manchester, United Kingdom [37]
200 m hurdles "curve" 22.59 (+0.2 m/s) Darryl Wohlsen  Australia 14 March 1996 Australia Brisbane, Australia
Swedish relay 1:46.59 Puma Reggae Team
Christopher Williams (100m)
Usain Bolt (200m)
Davian Clarke (300m)
Jermaine Gonzales (400 m)
 Jamaica 25 July 2006 DN Galan Sweden Stockholm, Stockholm [38]
4x1 mile relay 15:59.57 Tony Rogers
John Bowden
Mike Gilchrist
John Walker
 New Zealand 2 March 1983 New Zealand Auckland, New Zealand

Women[edit]

Event Record Athlete Nationality Date Meet Place Ref Video
100 m 10.70 (+0.6 m/s) Shelly-Ann Fraser-Pryce  Jamaica 29 June 2012 Jamaican Championships Jamaica Kingston, Jamaica [39] [4]
200 m 21.64 (+0.8 m/s) Merlene Ottey  Jamaica 13 September 1991 Memorial Van Damme Belgium Brussels, Belgium
400 m 48.63 Cathy Freeman  Australia 29 July 1996 Olympic Games United States Atlanta, United States
800 m 1:54.01 Pamela Jelimo  Kenya 29 August 2008 Weltklasse Zürich Switzerland Zürich, Switzerland [40]
1000 m 2:29.66 Maria Mutola  Mozambique 23 August 1996 Memorial Van Damme Belgium Brussels, Belgium
1500 m 3:56.98 Faith Chepngetich Kipyegon  Kenya 10 May 2013 Qatar Athletic Super Grand Prix Qatar Doha, Qatar [41]
Mile 4:17.57 Zola Budd  England 21 August 1985 Weltklasse Zürich Switzerland Zürich, Switzerland
2000 m 5:26.93 Yvonne Murray  Scotland 8 July 1994 United Kingdom Edinburgh, United Kingdom
3000 m 8:22.20 Paula Radcliffe  England 19 July 2002 Herculis Monaco Fontvieille, Monaco
5000 m 14:20.87 Vivian Cheruiyot  Kenya 29 July 2011 DN Galan Sweden Stockholm, Sweden [42]
10000 m 30:01.09 Paula Radcliffe  England 6 August 2002 Germany Munich, Germany
10 km (road) 30:21 Paula Radcliffe  England 23 February 2003 Puerto Rico San Juan, Puerto Rico
15 km (road) 46:40+ Mary Keitany  Kenya 18 February 2011 Ras Al Khaimah Half Marathon United Arab Emirates Ras al-Khaimah, United Arab Emirates [43]
20000 m (track) 1:05:26.6 Tegla Loroupe  Kenya 3 September 2000 Germany Borgholzhausen, Germany
20 km (road) 1:01:56+ Florence Kiplagat  Kenya 16 February 2014 Barcelona Half Marathon Spain Barcelona, Spain [44]
Half marathon 1:05:12 Florence Kiplagat  Kenya 16 February 2014 Barcelona Half Marathon Spain Barcelona, Spain [45]
25000 m (track) 1:27:05.9 Tegla Loroupe  Kenya 21 September 2002 Germany Mengerskirchen, Germany
25 km (road) 1:19:53 Mary Keitany  Kenya 9 May 2010 BIG 25 Germany Berlin, Germany [46]
30000 m (track) 1:45:50.00 Tegla Loroupe  Kenya 7 June 2003 Germany Warstein, Germany
30 km (road) 1:36:36+ a # [47] Paula Radcliffe  England 13 April 2003 London Marathon United Kingdom London, United Kingdom
Marathon 2:15:24.6 Paula Radcliffe  England 13 April 2003 London Marathon United Kingdom London, United Kingdom [48]
100 m hurdles 12.28 (+1.1 m/s) Sally Pearson  Australia 3 September 2011 World Championships South Korea Daegu, South Korea [49]
400 m hurdles 52.42 Melaine Walker  Jamaica 20 August 2009 World Championships Germany Berlin, Germany [50]
3000 m steeplechase 9:07.14 Milcah Chemos Cheiywa  Kenya 7 June 2012 Bislett Games Norway Oslo, Norway [51]
High jump 2.06 m Hestrie Cloete  South Africa 31 August 2003 World Championships France Saint-Denis, France [52]
Pole vault 4.65 m Kym Howe  Australia 30 June 2007 Germany Saulheim, Germany
Long jump 7.16 m A (-0.1 m/s) Elva Goulbourne  Jamaica 22 May 2004 Mexico Mexico City, Mexico
Triple jump 15.39 m (+0.5 m/s) Françoise Mbango Etone  Cameroon 17 August 2008 Olympic Games China Beijing, China [53]
Shot put 21.24 m Valerie Adams  New Zealand 29 August 2011 World Championships South Korea Daegu, South Korea [54]
Discus throw 68.72 m Daniela Costian  Australia 22 January 1994 New Zealand Auckland, New Zealand
Hammer throw 75.73 m Sultana Frizell  Canada 22 May 2014 Tucson Elite Classic United States Tucson, United States [55]
Javelin throw 69.35 m Sunette Viljoen  South Africa 9 June 2012 Adidas Grand Prix United States New York City, United States [56]
Heptathlon 6955 pts Jessica Ennis  England 3–4 August 2012 Olympic Games United Kingdom London, United Kingdom [57]
12.54 (+1.3 m/s) (100 m hurdles), 1.86 m (high jump), 14.28 m (shot put), 22.83 (-0.3 m/s) (200 m) /
6.48 m (-0.6 m/s) (long jump), 47.49 m (javelin), 2:08.65 (800 m)
Decathlon 6915 pts (ht) # Margaret Simpson  Ghana 18–19 April 2007 Mauritius Réduit, Mauritius
(100 m), (discus), (pole vault), (javelin), (400 m) / (100 m hurdles), (long jump), (shot put), (high jump), (1500 m)
10000 m walk (track) 41:57.22 Kerry Saxby-Junna  Australia 24 July 1990 United States Seattle, United States
10 km walk (road) 41:29.71 Kerry Saxby-Junna  Australia 27 August 1988 Australia Canberra, Australia
20000 m walk (track) 1:33:40.2 Kerry Saxby-Junna  Australia 6 September 2001 Australia Brisbane, Australia
20 km walk (road) 1:27:44 Jane Saville  Australia 2 May 2004 Germany Naumburg, Germany
4×100 m relay 41.29 Carrie Russell
Kerron Stewart
Schillonie Calvert
Shelly-Ann Fraser-Pryce
 Jamaica 18 August 2013 World Championships Russia Moscow, Russia [58]
4×400 m relay 3:18.71 Rosemarie Whyte
Davita Prendagast
Novlene Williams-Mills
Shericka Williams
 Jamaica 3 September 2011 World Championships South Korea Daegu, South Korea [59]
4×800 m relay 8:04.28 [[]]
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25 May 2014 IAAF World Relays The Bahamas Nassau, Bahamas [60]
4×1500 m relay 16:33.58 Mercy Cherono
Faith Chepngetich Kipyegon
Irene Jelagat
Hellen Onsando Obiri
 Kenya 24 May 2014 2014 IAAF World Relays The Bahamas Nassau, Bahamas [61]
Ekiden relay 2:13:35 Philes Ongori
Evelyne Kemunto Kimwei
Sally Kaptich Chepyego
Catherine Ndereba
Jane Wanjiku Gakunyi
Lucy Wangui Kabuu
 Kenya 23 November 2006 International Chiba Ekiden Japan Chiba, Japan

Commonwealth best times for non-standard events[edit]

Event Record Athlete Nationality Date Meet Place Ref Video
100 y 9.91+ (+1.1 m/s) [WB] Veronica Campbell-Brown  Jamaica 31 May 2011 Golden Spike Ostrava Czech Republic Ostrava, Czech Republic [62]
150 m (bend) 16.46 (−1.5 m/s) Merlene Ottey  Jamaica 27 September 1989 Italy Trapani, Italy [63][64]
150 m (straight) 16.63 (+0.2 m/s) Anyika Onuora  Great Britain 25 May 2013 Manchester City Games United Kingdom Manchester, United Kingdom [65]
300m 35.46 Kathy Smallwood-Cook  England 18 August 1984 United Kingdom London, United Kingdom
600 m 1:23.35 Pamela Jelimo  Kenya 5 July 2012 Meeting de la Province de Liège Belgium Liège, Belgium [66][67]
10 miles (road) 50:05+ Mary Keitany  Kenya 18 February 2011 Ras Al Khaimah Half Marathon United Arab Emirates Ras al-Khaimah, United Arab Emirates [43]
200 m hurdles (straight) 25.05 (+1.0 m/s) Meghan Beesley  Great Britain 17 May 2014 Manchester City Games United Kingdom Manchester, United Kingdom [68] [5]
Sprint medley relay 3:34.56 Sherri-Ann Brooks (200 m)
Rosemarie Whyte(200 m)
Moya Thompson 51.7 (400 m)
Kenia Sinclair 1:57.43 (800 m)
 Jamaica April 2009 Penn Relays United States Philadelphia, United States

Indoor[edit]

Men[edit]

Event Record Athlete Nationality Date Meet Place Ref Video
50 m 5.56 Donovan Bailey  Canada 9 February 1996 Bill Cosby Invitational United States Reno, United States
60 m 6.42 Dwain Chambers  England 7 March 2009 European Indoor Championships Italy Turin, Italy [69]
150 m 14.99 Donovan Bailey  Canada 1 June 1997 Bailey–Johnson 150-metre race Canada Toronto, Canada [70]
200 m 19.92 Frankie Fredericks  Namibia 18 February 1996 Meeting Pas de Calais France Liévin, France
400 m 44.80 Kirani James  Grenada 27 February 2011 SEC Championships United States Fayetteville, United States [71][72] [6]
600 m 1:15.69 Jackson Kivuna  Kenya 6 February 2011 Russian Winter Meeting Russia Moscow, Russia [73]
800 m 1:44.71 Joseph Mutua  Kenya 31 January 2004 Sparkassen Cup Germany Stuttgart, Germany
1000 m 2:15.50 Kennedy Kimwetich  Kenya 6 February 2000 Sparkassen Cup Germany Stuttgart, Germany
1500 m 3:32.11 Laban Rotich  Kenya 1 February 1998 Sparkassen Cup Germany Stuttgart, Germany
Mile 3:52.02 Peter Elliott  England 9 February 1990 United States East Rutherford, United States
3000 m 7:24.90 Daniel Komen  Kenya 6 February 1998 Hungary Budapest, Hungary
5000 m 12:51.48 Daniel Komen  Kenya 19 February 1998 GE Galan Sweden Stockholm, Sweden
50 m hurdles 6.25 Mark McKoy  Canada 5 March 1986 Japan Kobe, Japan
60 m hurdles 7.30 Colin Jackson  Wales 9 March 1994 Germany Sindelfingen, Germany
300 m hurdles 34.92 OT Llewellyn Herbert  South Africa 9 February 1999 Pirkkahall Finland Tampere, Finland [74][75]
400 m hurdles 50.21 Richard Yates  England 19 February 2011 Aviva Indoor Grand Prix United Kingdom Birmingham, United Kingdom [76][77] [7]
2000 m steeplechase 5:13.77 Paul Kipsiele Koech  Kenya 13 February 2011 Indoor Flanders Meeting Belgium Ghent, Belgium [78][79]
High jump 2.38 m Steve Smith  England 4 February 1994 Germany Wuppertal, Germany
Pole vault 6.06 m Steven Hooker  Australia 7 February 2009 Boston Indoor Games United States Roxbury, United States
Long jump 8.40 m James Beckford  Jamaica 9 February 1996 Spain Madrid, Spain
Triple jump 17.75 m Phillips Idowu  England 9 March 2008 World Indoor Championships Spain Valencia, Spain [80]
Shot put 21.49 m Carl Myerscough  England 15 March 2003 NCAA Indoor Championships United States Fayetteville, United States
Heptathlon 6279 pts Mike Smith  Canada 13–14 March 1993 World Championships Canada Toronto, Canada
7.06 (60 m), 7.49 m (long jump), 15.97 m (shot put), 2.10 m (high jump) / 7.98 (60 m hurdles), 4.90 m (pole vault), 2:45.55 (1000 m)
5000 m walk 18:47.56 Tim Berrett  Canada 20 February 1993 Canada Winnipeg, Canada
4×200 m relay 1:24.85 Tyler Christopher
Adam Kunkel
Keston Nelson
Neal Hurtubise
 Canada 27 January 2007 Canada Montreal, Canada
1:22.11 # [81] Linford Christie
Darren Braithwaite
Ade Mafe
John Regis
 Great Britain 3 March 1991 United Kingdom Glasgow, United Kingdom
4×400 m relay 3:03.69 Errol Nolan
Allodin Fothergill
Akheem Gauntlett
Edino Steele
 Jamaica 9 March 2014 World Championships Poland Sopot, Poland [82]
4×800 m relay 7:23.13 Kyle Smith
Andrew Maloney
Matt Lincoln
Andrew Heaney
 Canada 31 January 2009 United States University Park, United States

Women[edit]

Event Record Athlete Nationality Date Meet Place Ref
50 m 6.00 Merlene Ottey  Jamaica 4 February 1994 Russia Moscow, Russia
60 m 6.96 Merlene Ottey  Jamaica 14 February 1992 Spain Madrid, Spain
200 m 21.87 Merlene Ottey  Jamaica 13 February 1993 Meeting Pas de Calais France Liévin, France
300 m 35.69 Patricia Hall  Jamaica 14 February 2012 Meeting Pas de Calais France Liévin, France [83]
400 m 50.02 Nicola Sanders  England 3 March 2007 European Championships United Kingdom Birmingham, United Kingdom
800 m 1:57.06 Maria Mutola  Mozambique 21 February 1999 Meeting Pas de Calais France Liévin, France
1:56.36 # [84] 22 February 1998
1000 m 2:30.94 Maria Mutola  Mozambique 25 February 1999 GE Galan Sweden Stockholm, Sweden
1500 m 4:02.66 Kelly Holmes  England 16 March 2003 World Championships United Kingdom Birmingham, United Kingdom
Mile 4:23.88 Kirsty Wade  Wales 5 February 1988 United States New York City, United States
3000 m 8:30.53 Vivian Cheruiyot  Kenya 21 February 2009 AVIVA Indoor Grand Prix United Kingdom Birmingham, United Kingdom
5000 m 14:39.89 Kimberley Smith  New Zealand 27 February 2009 United States New York City, United States
50 m hurdles 6.67+ Michelle Freeman  Jamaica 13 February 2000 Meeting Pas de Calais France Liévin, France
60 m hurdles 7.73 Sally Pearson  Australia 10 March 2012 World Championships Turkey Istanbul, Turkey [85]
400 m hurdles 1:01.04 Carole Kaboud Mebam  Cameroon 12 February 2012 Meeting National France Val-de-Reuil, France [86]
High jump 1.99 m Debbie Brill  Canada 23 January 1982 Canada Edmonton, Canada
Pole vault 4.87 m Holly Bleasdale  England 21 January 2012 France Villeurbanne, France [87]
Long jump 6.91 m Elva Goulbourne  Jamaica 23 February 2002 SEC Championships United States Fayetteville, United States [88]
Triple jump 15.16 m Ashia Hansen  England 28 February 1998 European Championships Spain Valencia, Spain
Shot put 20.54 m Valerie Vili  New Zealand 10 March 2012 World Championships Turkey Istanbul, Turkey [89]
Pentathlon 4965 pts Jessica Ennis  England 9 March 2012 World Championships Turkey Istanbul, Turkey [90]
7.91 (60 m hurdles), 1.87 m (high jump), 14.79 m (shot put), 6.19 m (long jump), 2:08.09 (800 m)
Mile walk 6:17:29 Rachel Seaman  Canada 15 February 2014 Millrose Games United States New York City, United States [91][92]
3000 m walk 11:53.82 Kerry Saxby  Australia 13 March 1993 World Championships Canada Toronto, Canada
4×200 m relay 1:33.96 Paula Dunn
Jennifer Stoute
Linda Keough
Sally Gunnell
 England 23 February 1990 Aviva International Match United Kingdom Glasgow, United Kingdom
4×400 m relay 3:26.54 Patricia Hall
Anneisha McLaughlin
Kaliese Spencer
Stephenie Ann McPherson
 Jamaica 9 March 2014 World Championships Poland Sopot, Poland [93]
4×800 m relay 8:47.52 University of Victoria
Richardson
Ross
Wellman
Marquette
 Canada 8 March 1985 Canada Windsor, Canada

+ = en route to longer distance
ht = hand timing
A = affected by altitude
# = not officially ratified
a = aided road course according to IAAF rule 260.28
OT = oversized track
est = estimate

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