Women's 4 × 400 metres relay world record progression

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The following table shows the world record progression in the women's 4 x 400 metres relay. The first world record in the event was recognised by the International Association of Athletics Federations in 1969.[1] 15 world records have been ratified by the IAAF in the event.

Records since 1969[edit]

Time Auto Team Country Venue Date
3:47.4 Moscow  Soviet Union Moscow 1969-05-30
3:43.2 Latvia  Soviet Union Minsk 1969-06-01
3:37.6 Great Britain & N.I.  Great Britain London 1969-06-22
3:34.2 France  France Colombes 1969-07-06
3:33.9 West Germany  West Germany Piraeus 1969-09-19
3:30.8 3:30.82 Great Britain & N.I.  Great Britain Piraeus 1969-09-20
3:30.8 3:30.85 France  France Athens 1969-09-20
3:29.3 3:29.28 East Germany  East Germany Helsinki 1971-08-15
3:28.8 East Germany  East Germany Colombes 1972-07-05
3:28.5 3:28.48 East Germany  East Germany Munich 1972-09-09
3:23.0 3:22.95 East Germany  East Germany Munich 1972-09-10
3:19.2 3:19.23 East Germany  East Germany Montreal 1976-07-31
3:19.04 East Germany  East Germany Athens 1982-09-11
3:15.92 East Germany  East Germany Erfurt 1984-06-03
3:15.17 Soviet Union  Soviet Union Seoul 1988-10-01

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References[edit]

  1. ^ a b "13th IAAF World Championships In Athletics: IAAF Statistics Handbook. Daegu 2011. (Part 5 of 5)" (pdf). Monte Carlo: IAAF Media & Public Relations Department. 2011. p. 705. Retrieved 2013-03-12.