Osaka Grand Prix

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Osaka Grand Prix
Nagai stadium20040717.jpg
Nagai Stadium
Date May
Location Osaka, Japan
Event type Track and field
Established 1996

The Osaka Grand Prix was an annual international athletics competition held annually in Osaka, Japan from 1996[1] to 2010. Formerly part of the IAAF Grand Prix (2005–2009) and the IAAF World Challenge (2010), it was replaced in 2011 by the Golden Grand Prix Kawasaki. The Meeting was held in May at the Nagai Stadium.

Meeting records[edit]

Men[edit]

Event Record Athlete Nationality Date Ref
100 m 9.91 (-0.4 m/s) Maurice Greene  United States 13 May 2000 [1]
200 m 19.87 (1.2 m/s) Frankie Fredericks  Namibia 8 May 1999 [1]
400 m 44.02 Jeremy Wariner  United States 5 May 2007 [1]
800 m 1:46.53 Jeff Riseley  Australia 10 May 2008 [1]
1500 m 3:34.14 Japheth Kimutai  Kenya 13 May 2000 [1]
Mile 3:51.30 Noureddine Morceli  Algeria 11 May 1996 [1]
5000 metres 13:03.51 Daniel Komen  Kenya 10 May 1997 [1]
3000 m steeplechase 8:17.31 Wesley Kiprotich  Kenya 7 May 2005 [1]
110 m hurdles 13.06 (-1.2 m/s) Liu Xiang  China 8 May 2004 [1]
400 m hurdles 47.60 Bershawn Jackson  United States 6 May 2006 [1]
High jump 2.30 m Lee Jin-Taek  South Korea 11 May 1996 [1]
Daigo Naoyuki  Japan 5 May 2007
Pole vault 5.75 m Dmitri Markov  Australia 7 May 2005 [1]
Brad Walker  United States 7 May 2005
Long jump 8.49 m (+1.9 m/s) Savante Stringfellow  United States 11 May 2002 [1]
Triple jump 17.01 m (0.0 m/s) Kenta Bell  United States 10 May 2003 [1]
Shot put 21.61 m John Godina  United States 9 May 1998 [1]
Discus throw 65.12 m Jason Tunks  Canada 12 May 2001 [1]
Hammer throw 82.95 m Koji Murofushi  Japan 10 May 2003 [1]
Javelin throw 90.60 m Jan Zelezny  Czech Republic 11 May 1996 [1]

Women[edit]

Event Record Athlete Nationality Date Ref
100 m 10.79 (-0.6 m/s) Marion Jones  United States 9 May 1998 [1]
200 m 22.63 Susanthika Jayasinghe  Sri Lanka 12 May 2001 [1]
400 m 50.04 Falilat Ogunkoya  Nigeria 13 May 2000 [1]
800 m 2:01.79 Charmaine Howell  Jamaica 12 May 2001 [1]
1500 m 4:03.51 Sarah Jamieson  Australia 6 May 2006 [1]
5000 metres 14:58.14 Lucy Wangui Kabuu  Kenya 6 May 2006 [1]
110 m hurdles 12.71 (-0.0 m/s) Sally McLellan  Australia 6 May 2006 [1]
400 m hurdles 53.85 Deon Hemmings  United States 10 May 1997 [1]
High jump 2.02 m Stefka Kostadinova  Bulgaria 10 May 1997 [1]
Pole vault 4.45 m Emma George  Australia 9 May 1998 [1]
Melinda Owen  United States 8 May 2010 [2]
Long jump 6.86 m (+1.6 m/s) Kumiko Ikeda  Japan 6 May 2006 [1]
Triple jump 14.72 m (+0.5 m/s) Sarka Kasparkova  Czech Republic 10 May 1997 [1]
Shot put 18.93 m Valerie Adams  New Zealand 10 May 2003 [1]
Discus throw 63.68 m Xiao Yanling  China 10 May 1997 [1]
Hammer throw 73.52 m Zhang Wenxiu  China 4 July 2009 [1]
Javelin throw 65.66 m Mikaela Ingberg  Finland 11 May 1996 [1]

References[edit]

  1. ^ a b c d e f g h i j k l m n o p q r s t u v w x y z aa ab ac ad ae af ag ah ai "OSAKA MEET RECORD" (PDF). world-challenge.org. Retrieved 14 August 2011. 
  2. ^ "Osaka Grand Prix 2010 Women's Results". www.the-sports.org. 8 May 2010. Retrieved 14 August 2011. 

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