Sri Lankan records in athletics

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The following are the national records in athletics in Sri Lanka maintained by Athletic Association of Sri Lanka (AASL).

Outdoor[edit]

Men[edit]

Event Record Athlete Date Meet Place Ref
100 m 10.29 Chintake De Soysa 15 July 1999 India Chennai, India
200 m 20.69 (+0.6 m/s) Sugath Thilakaratne 17 December 1998 Asian Games Thailand Bangkok, Thailand
400 m 44.61 Sugath Thilakaratne 20 July 1998 Asian Championships Japan Fukuoka, Japan
800 m 1:47.56 Ranjit Subasinghe 25 December 1993 South Asian Games Bangladesh Dhaka, Bangladesh
1500 m 3:39.61 Chaminda Wijekoon 30 August 2011 World Championships South Korea Daegu, South Korea [1]
3000 m 8:02.91 Chaminda Wijekoon 12 June 2011 Meeting di Primavera Italy Mondovì, Italy [2]
5000 m 14:08.5 Kathan A. Chandradas 20 February 2004 Sri Lanka Colombo, Sri Lanka
10000 m 29:18.0 Lucien Sellapuliage B. Rosa 13 May 1975 United States Arkansas City, United States
Half marathon 1:05:20 Anuradha Cooray 29 March 2014 World Half Marathon Championships Denmark Copenhagen, Denmark [3]
Marathon 2:14:31 Lucien Sellapuliage B. Rosa 7 December 1975 Fukuoka Marathon Japan Fukuoka, Japan
110 m hurdles 14.00 Mahesh Perera 14 September 1997 Malaysia Kluang, Malaysia
400 m hurdles 49.44 Harijan Ratnayake 31 August 2000 Asian Championships Indonesia Jakarta, Indonesia
3000 m steeplechase 8:45.53 Shanta Mendis 28 June 1998 Sri Lanka Colombo, Sri Lanka
High jump 2.27 m Manjula Kumara Wijesekara 23 July 2004 Sri Lanka Colombo, Sri Lanka
4 September 2005 Asian Championships South Korea Incheon, South Korea
Pole vault 4.85 m Ruwan P. Perera 31 July 1999 Sri Lanka Colombo, Sri Lanka
Long jump 7.86 m Sujith Rohitha 13 August 1999 25th National Sports Festival Sri Lanka Kandy, Sri Lanka
Amila Jayathissa 14 August 2014 92nd National Championships Sri Lanka Colombo, Sri Lanka [4]
Triple jump 16.37 m Eranda Dinesh Fernando 10 November 2012 National Championships Sri Lanka Colombo, Sri Lanka [5]
16.38 m # Chamara Nuwan Gamage Melegoda 9 April 2011 National Athletic League Sri Lanka Homagama, Sri Lanka [6]
Shot put 17.03 m Charith Kapukotuwa 29 March 2014 Yellowjacket Spring Opener United States Spearfish, United States [7]
Discus throw 53.52 m Gayan U. Jayawardane 23 September 2006 Sri Lanka Colombo, Sri Lanka
Hammer throw 50.44 m Charith Kapukotuwa 15 November 2012 Sri Lanka Army Athletics Championship Sri Lanka Colombo, Sri Lanka [8]
Javelin throw 79.62 m Sachith Maduranga 5 July 2013 Asian Championships India Pune, India [9]
Decathlon 6477 pts Ajith Kumara Karunathilaka 24–25 November 2014 Sri Lanka Colombo, Sri Lanka [10]
(100 m), (long jump), (shot put), (high jump), (400 m) /
(110 m hurdles), (discus), (pole vault), (javelin), (1500 m)
20 km walk (road) 1:30:45 B. Nishantha Nayanananda 13 December 1998 Asian Games Thailand Bangkok, Thailand
50 km walk (road)
4×100 m relay 39.71  Sri Lanka
Prabashitha Caldera
Surendra Sanjeewa
D. Dissanayake
J. Perera
27 June 2004 Asian Grand Prix Sri Lanka Colombo, Sri Lanka
4×400 m relay 3:02.71  Sri Lanka
Mahesh Perera
Vellasamy Ratnakumara
Ranga Wimalawansa
Rohan Pradeep Kumara
31 August 2000 Asian Championships Indonesia Jakarta, Indonesia

Women[edit]

Event Record Athlete Date Meet Place Ref
100 m 11.04 (-0.5 m/s) Susanthika Jayasinghe 9 September 2000 Japan Yokohama, Japan
200 m 22.28 (+0.7 m/s) Susanthika Jayasinghe 28 September 2000 Olympic Games Australia Sydney, Australia
400 m 51.05 Damayanthi Dharsha 30 August 2000 Asian Championships Indonesia Jakarta, Indonesia
800 m 2:03.85 Sriyani Dhammika Menike 31 July 1992 Olympic Games Spain Barcelona, Spain
1500 m 4:16.42 Champika Dilrukshi 15 November 2012 Sri Lanka Army Athletics Championship Sri Lanka Colombo, Sri Lanka [8]
Mile 5:01.57 Hiruni Wijayaratne 19 April 2013 Kentucky Heart of Bluegrass Classic United States Lexington, United States [11]
3000 m 9:41.44 Kusumalatha Samarakoon 22 October 1995 Sri Lanka Colombo, Sri Lanka
5000 m 16:21.18 Sujeewa Nilmini Jayasena 25 July 2003 Sri Lanka Colombo, Sri Lanka
10000 m 33:57.96 Sujeewa Nilmini Jayasena 26 July 2003 Sri Lanka Colombo, Sri Lanka
10 km (road) 36:15+ Hiruni Wijayaratne 4 October 2014 Evansville Half Marathon United States Evansville, United States [12]
15 km (road) 54:35+ Hiruni Wijayaratne 4 October 2014 Evansville Half Marathon United States Evansville, United States [13]
Half marathon 1:17:34 Hiruni Wijayaratne 4 October 2014 Evansville Half Marathon United States Evansville, United States [14]
30 km (road) 1:53:42+ Bogaha Kotuwe Gedara Niluka Geethani Rajasekara 25 January 2015 Hong Kong Marathon Hong Kong Hong Kong

[15]

Marathon 2:40:07 Bogaha Kotuwe Gedara Niluka Geethani Rajasekara 25 January 2015 Hong Kong Marathon Hong Kong Hong Kong

[16]

100 m hurdles 12.91 (+1.2 m/s) Sriyani Kulawansa 29 July 1996 Olympic Games United States Atlanta, United States
400 m hurdles 56.45 Christine Merrill 8 June 2013 Imperial USATF Association Championships United States San Diego, United States [17]
3000 m steeplechase 10:11.72 Eranga Dulakshi 8 November 2012 National Championships Sri Lanka Colombo, Sri Lanka [18]
High jump 1.85 m Priyangika Madumanthi 8 March 2008 South Asian Championships India Kochi, India
Pole vault 3.32 m Anoma Karunawansa 14 August 2014 92nd National Championships Sri Lanka Colombo, Sri Lanka [19]
Long jump 6.40 m Nayanthi Kumari Chandrasena 10 May 2002 Thailand Bangkok, Thailand
Triple jump 13.39 m # C.D. Priyadharshani Nawanage 21 November 2009 Defence Services Championship Sri Lanka Colombo, Sri Lanka [20]
13.15 m C.D. Priyadharshani Nawanage 21 November 2009 Defence Services Championship Sri Lanka Colombo, Sri Lanka
Shot put 14.88 m Nadeeka Muthunayake 12 July 2008 National Sports Festival Sri Lanka Beliatta, Sri Lanka
Discus throw 47.50 m B. Padma N. Wijesundara 25 August 2006 South Asian Games Sri Lanka Colombo, Sri Lanka
Hammer throw 42.74 m P.K.A.A Madhuwanthi 26 October 2014 40th National Sports Festival Sri Lanka Anuradhapura, Sri Lanka [21]
Javelin throw 60.64 m Nadeeka Lakmali 16 July 2013 Sri Lanka Army Volunteer Forces Inter-Regiment Athletics Championship Sri Lanka Colombo, Sri Lanka [22]
Heptathlon 4377 pts Thamara Dissanayake 9–10 August 2002 Sri Lanka Colombo, Sri Lanka
15.17 (100 m hurdles), 1.53 m (high jump), 6.84 m (shot put), 26.04 (200 m) / 5.95 m (long jump), 29.05 m (javelin), 2:47.49 (800 m)
20 km walk (road) 1:39:12 Gallage Geetha Nandana 11 February 2006 Sri Lanka Colombo, Sri Lanka
4×100 m relay 43.89  Sri Lanka
Susanthika Jayasinghe
S. Sooriyaarachchi
N. De Soysa
K.V. Damayanthi Dharsha
11 August 2001 World Championships Canada Edmonton, Canada [23]
4×400 m relay 3:35.42  Sri Lanka
K.V. Damayanthi Dharsha
N. De Soysa
B. Chandralatha
S. Edirisinghe
29 September 1999 South Asian Games Nepal Kathmandu, Nepal

Indoor[edit]

Men[edit]

Event Record Athlete Date Meet Place Ref
60 m 6.79 Ashan Hasaranga 31 October 2009 Asian Indoor Games Vietnam Hanoi, Vietnam
200 m 22.20 # Manura Lanka Perera 30 January 2005 Italy Genova, Italy
23.15 # Kathan Yohanathan 3 March 2013 Iran Rud, Iran
400 m 46.76 Sugath Tillakaratne 12 February 2001 Austria Vienna, Austria
800 m 1:57:11 A # Kumar Amarasekara 15 February 1992 Bill Cosby Invitational United States Reno, United States
2:07.20 # Anusan Rajeentan 16 January 2011 Germany Frankfurt-Kalbach, Germany
1500 m 4:20.24 # Anusan Rajeentan 15 January 2011 Germany Frankfurt-Kalbach, Germany
3000 m 9:45.71 # Anusan Rajeentan 14 March 2010 Germany Hanau, Germany
60 m hurdles 8.03 Chaminda Fonseka 12 February 1999 Germany Bielefeld, Germany
7.90 # 14 February 1998 Germany Sindelfingen, Germany
High jump 2.23 m Manjula Wijesekara 21 January 2006 United States Albuquerque, United States
Pole vault 3.00 m Lucas Saint George Carington Raj 24 November 2001 France Amiens, France
Long jump 7.75 m Benildus Fernando 24 February 1995 United States Lincoln, United States
Triple jump 15.25 m Manjula Wijesekara 21 January 2006 United States Albuquerque, United States
Shot put 17.75 m Charith Kapukotuwa 15 March 2014 NCAA Division II Championships United States Winston-Salem, United States [24]
Weight throw 18.63 m Charith Kapukotuwa 25 January 2014 Stadium Sports Grill United States Spearfish, United States [25]
Heptathlon
(60 m), (long jump), (shot put), (high jump) / (60 m hurdles), (pole vault), (1000 m)
5000 m walk
4x400 m relay 3:11.29  Sri Lanka
Prasanna Sampath Amarasekara
Pushpakumara
Weerasooriya
Ashok K. Jayasundara
1 November 2007 Asian Games Macau Macau

Women[edit]

Event Record Athlete Date Meet Place Ref
50 m 6.31+ Susanthika Jayasinghe 25 February 2001 Meeting Pas de Calais France Liévin, France
60 m 7.09 Susanthika Jayasinghe 7 February 1999 Sparkassen Cup Germany Stuttgart, Germany
200 m 22.99 Susanthika Jayasinghe 9 March 2001 World Championships Portugal Lisbon, Portugal [26]
400 m 54.61 Damayanthi Dharsha 14 March 2003 United Kingdom Birmingham, United Kingdom
800 m
1500 m
Mile 5:04.51 Hiruni Wijayaratne 7 February 2014 United States Blacksburg, United States
5:03.25 OT Hiruni Wijayaratne 18 January 2014 Kentucky Invitational United States Lexington, United States [27]
3000 m 9:46.35 OT Hiruni Wijayaratne 26 January 2013 Rod McCravy Memorial Meet United States Lexington, United States [28]
60 m hurdles
High jump 1.75 m Priyangika Madumanthi 2 November 2009 Asian Games Vietnam Hanoi, Vietnam
Pole vault
Long jump 6.06 m C.D.Priyadharshani Nawanage 13 March 2010 World Championships Qatar Doha, Qatar [29]
Triple jump 12.38 m Anusha Kariyawasam 22 January 2000 Italy Rome, Italy
Shot put
Pentathlon
(60 m hurdles), (high jump), (shot put), (long jump), (800 m)
3000 m walk
4x400 m relay

+ = en route to a longer distance
ht = hand timing
# = not recognised by federation

References[edit]

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  2. ^ "3000 Metres Results". FIDAL. 12 June 2011. Retrieved 4 September 2011. 
  3. ^ "World Half Marathon Championships 2014 Results". IAAF. 29 March 2014. Retrieved 30 March 2014. 
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