List of North American records in athletics

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The following are the continental records in athletics in North America. This includes the best marks set in an event by an athlete who competes for the IAAF member federations Athletics Canada or USA Track & Field.
For these Athletes IAAF maintain also official Area Records, in this case North America, Central America and Caribbean records, which include the best marks set in an event by an athlete who competes for a member federation of the North America, Central America and Caribbean Athletic Association.

Outdoor[edit]

Men[edit]

Event Record Athlete Nationality Date Meet Place Ref Video
100 y 9.10+ (-0.4 m/s) Justin Gatlin  United States 17 June 2014 Golden Spike Ostrava Czech Republic Ostrava, Czech Republic [1]
100 m 9.69 (+2.0 m/s) Tyson Gay  United States 20 September 2009 Shanghai Golden Grand Prix China Shanghai, PR China [1]
200 m 19.32 (+0.4 m/s) Michael Johnson  United States 1 August 1996 Olympic Games United States Atlanta, United States [2]
200 m (straight) 19.41 (−0.4 m/s) Tyson Gay  United States 16 May 2010 Manchester City Games United Kingdom Manchester, United Kingdom [2]
300 m 30.85 A Michael Johnson  United States 10 April 2000 Engen Grand Prix South Africa Pretoria, South Africa [3]
400 m 43.18 Michael Johnson  United States 26 August 1999 World Championships Spain Seville, Spain [3]
600 m 1:12.81 Johnny Gray  United States 24 May 1986 United States Santa Monica, United States
800 m 1:42.60 Johnny Gray  United States 28 August 1985 Germany Koblenz, Germany
1000 m 2:13.9 Rick Wohlhuter  United States 30 July 1974 Bislett Games Norway Oslo, Norway
1500 m 3:29.30 Bernard Lagat  United States 28 August 2005 IAAF Grand Prix Italy Rieti, Italy
Mile 3:46.91 Alan Webb  United States 21 July 2007 Atletiek Vlaanderen Meet Belgium Brasschaat, Belgium [4] [4]
2000 m 4:52.44 Jim Spivey  United States 15 September 1987 Athletissima Switzerland Lausanne, Switzerland
3000 m 7:29.00 Bernard Lagat  United States 29 August 2010 Rieti Meeting Italy Rieti, Italy [5][6] [5]
5000 m 12:53.60 Bernard Lagat  United States 22 July 2011 Herculis Monaco Fontvieille, Monaco [7] [6]
5 km (road) 13:22 Ben True  United States 18 April 2015 BAA 5k United States Boston, United States [8]
13:18 # [9] Bernard Lagat  United States 30 March 2014 Carlsbad 5000 United States Carlsbad, United States [10]
10000 m 26:44.36 Galen Rupp  United States 30 May 2014 Prefontaine Classic United States Eugene, United States [11]
10 km (road) 27:48 Mark Nenow  United States 2 March 1985 Continental Homes 10K United States Phoenix, United States [12]
27:23 a # 1 April 1984 United States New Orleans, United States
27:48 Bernard Lagat  United States 10 May 2015 Great Manchester Run United Kingdom Manchester, United Kingdom [13]
15 km (road) 42:22 Todd Williams  United States 11 March 1995 United States Jacksonville, United States
20 km (road) 56:48+ Dathan Ritzenhein  United States 10 October 2009 United Kingdom Birmingham, United Kingdom
Half marathon 59:43 Ryan Hall  United States 14 January 2007 United States Houston, United States
59:41 a # Terry Cotton  United States 19 April 1986 United States Fontana, United States
25 km (road) 1:14:18 X Mo Trafeh  United States 11 May 2013 USA 25 km Championships United States Grand Rapids, United States [14][15]
1:14:18 Christo Landry 10 May 2014 USA 25 km Championships United States Grand Rapids, United States
1:13:25+ a # Ryan Hall 18 April 2011 Boston Marathon United States Boston, United States
1:14:13+ # Khalid Khannouchi 10 October 2004 Chicago Marathon United States Chicago, United States
30 km (road) 1:28:38+ Ryan Hall  United States 13 April 2008 London Marathon United Kingdom London, United Kingdom
1:28:23+ a # 18 April 2011 Boston Marathon United States Boston, United States
Marathon 2:05:38 Khalid Khannouchi  United States 14 April 2002 London Marathon United Kingdom London, United Kingdom
2:04:58 a # [16] Ryan Hall  United States 17 April 2011 Boston Marathon United States Boston, United States [17]
100 km 6:27:43 Max King  United States 21 November 2014 IAU 100 km World Championships Qatar Doha, Qatar [18]
110 m hurdles 12.80 (+0.3 m/s) Aries Merritt  United States 7 September 2012 Memorial Van Damme Belgium Brussels, Belgium [19]
200 m hurdles (straight) 21.9y ht (+1.4 m/s) Don Styron  United States 2 April 1960 United States Baton Rouge, United States [20]
22.26 (+2.0 m/s) Bershawn Jackson  United States 15 May 2011 Manchester City Games United Kingdom Manchester, United Kingdom [21]
400 m hurdles 46.78 Kevin Young  United States 6 August 1992 Olympic Games Spain Barcelona, Spain [7]
440 y Hurdles 48.7 Jim Bolding  United States 25 July 1974 Italy Turin, Italy [22]
3000 m steeplechase 8:00.45 Evan Jager  United States 4 July 2015 Meeting Areva France Saint-Denis, France [23]
High jump 2.40 m Charles Austin  United States 7 August 1991 Weltklasse Zürich Switzerland Zürich, Switzerland [8]
2.40 m Derek Drouin  Canada 25 April 2014 Drake Relays United States Des Moines, United States [24]
Pole vault 6.04 m Brad Walker  United States 8 June 2008 Prefontaine Classic United States Eugene, United States [9][10]
Long jump 8.95 m (+0.3 m/s) Mike Powell  United States 30 August 1991 World Championships Japan Tokyo, Japan [11]
Triple jump 18.21 m (+0.2 m/s) Christian Taylor  United States 27 August 2015 World Championships China Beijing, China [25]
Shot put 23.12 m Randy Barnes  United States 20 May 1990 Jack in the Box Invitational United States Westwood, United States [26] [12]
Discus throw 72.34 m ≠ Ben Plucknett  United States 7 July 1981 Sweden Stockholm, Sweden
71.32 m # Ben Plucknett  United States 4 June 1983 Prefontaine Classic United States Eugene, United States
Hammer throw 82.52 m Lance Deal  United States 7 September 1996 Italy Milan, Italy [13]
Javelin throw 91.29 m Breaux Greer  United States 21 June 2007 USA Outdoor Track and Field Championships United States Indianapolis United States [14]
Decathlon 9045 pts Ashton Eaton  United States 28–29 August 2015 World Championships China Beijing, China [27]
100m (wind) Long jump (wind) Shot put High jump 400m 110H (wind) Discus Pole vault Javelin 1500m
10.23 (−0.4 m/s) 7.88 m (0.0 m/s) 14.52 m 2.01 m 45.00 13.69 (−0.2 m/s) 43.34 m 5.20 m 63.63 m 4:17.52
5 km walk (road) 19:09 Timothy Seaman  United States 13 September 2003 Germany Hildesheim, Germany
10 km walk (road) 39:21+ Inaki Gomez  Canada 20 March 2016 Asian Race Walking Championships Japan Nomi, Japan [28]
15 km walk (road) 59:11+ Inaki Gomez  Canada 20 March 2016 Asian Race Walking Championships Japan Nomi, Japan [29]
20000 m walk (track) 1:21:57.0 Evan Dunfee  Canada 27 June 2014 Canadian Championships Canada Moncton, Canada [30]
20 km walk (road) 1:19:20 Inaki Gomez  Canada 20 March 2016 Asian Race Walking Championships Japan Nomi, Japan [31]
30 km walk (road) 2:04:56 Guillaume Leblanc  Canada 16 June 1990 Canada Sept-Îles, Canada
35 km walk (road) 2:34:39+ Evan Dunfee  Canada 19 August 2016 Olympic Games Brazil Rio de Janeiro, Brazil [32]
50000 m walk (track) 3:52:21.0 Tim Berrett  Canada 20 October 2000 Canada Victoria, Canada
50 km walk (road) 3:41:38 Evan Dunfee  Canada 19 August 2016 Olympic Games Brazil Rio de Janeiro, Brazil [33]
4×100 m relay 37.38 Jeffery Demps
Darvis Patton
Trell Kimmons
Justin Gatlin
 United States 10 August 2012 Olympic Games United Kingdom London, United Kingdom
37.38 Mike Rodgers
Justin Gatlin
Tyson Gay
Ryan Bailey
 United States 2 May 2015 IAAF World Relays The Bahamas Nassau, Bahamas [34]
37.04 X Trell Kimmons
Justin Gatlin
Tyson Gay
Ryan Bailey
 United States 11 August 2012 Olympic Games United Kingdom London, United Kingdom [35]
4×200 m relay 1:18.68 Santa Monica Track Club
Michael Marsh,
Leroy Burrell,
Floyd Heard,
Carl Lewis
 United States 17 April 1994 Mt. SAC Relays United States Walnut, United States
4×400 m relay 2:54.29 Andrew Valmon,
Quincy Watts,
Butch Reynolds,
Michael Johnson
 United States 22 August 1993 World Championships Germany Stuttgart, Germany
2:54.20 X Jerome Young
Antonio Pettigrew
Tyree Washington
Michael Johnson
 United States 22 July 1998 Goodwill Games United States Uniondale, United States [36] [15]
Sprint medley relay (2,2,4,8) 3:10.76 Carl Lewis
Ferran Tyler
Benny Hollis
Johnny Gray
 United States 6 April 1985 United States Tempe, United States
4×800 m relay 7:02.82 Jebreh Harris 1:47.05
Khadevis Robinson 1:44.03
Samuel Burley 1:46.05
David Krummenacker 1:45.69
 United States 25 August 2006 Memorial Van Damme Belgium Brussels, Belgium
Distance medley relay 9:15.50 Kyle Merber 2:53.56 (1200 m)
Brycen Spratling 45.95 (400 m)
Brandon Johnson 1:44.75 (800 m)
Ben Blankenship 3:51.24 (1600 m)
 United States 3 May 2015 IAAF World Relays The Bahamas Nassau, Bahamas [37]
4×1500 m relay 14:40.80 Patrick Casey
David Torrence
Will Leer
Leonel Manzano
 United States 25 May 2014 IAAF World Relays The Bahamas Nassau, Bahamas [38]
Marathon road relay (Ekiden) 1:59:08 Ryan Hall (13:22)
Matt Gonzales (28:15)
Ian Dobson (13:46)
Brian Sell (28:28)
Fernando Cabada (14:11)
Josh Moen (21:06)
 United States 23 November 2005 International Chiba Ekiden Japan Chiba, Japan

Women[edit]

Event Record Athlete Nationality Date Meet Place Ref Video
100 m 10.49 (0.0 m/s) Florence Griffith Joyner  United States 16 July 1988 US Olympic Trials United States Indianapolis, United States [16]
150 m (bend) 16.10+ (+1.3 m/s) Florence Griffith Joyner  United States 29 September 1988 Olympic Games South Korea Seoul, South Korea
150 m (straight) 16.36 (+0.2 m/s) Allyson Felix  United States 25 May 2013 Manchester City Games United Kingdom Manchester, United Kingdom [39]
200 m 21.34 (+1.3 m/s) Florence Griffith Joyner  United States 29 September 1988 Olympic Games South Korea Seoul, South Korea [17]
200 m (straight) 22.55 (+0.2 m/s) Allyson Felix  United States 16 May 2010 Great City Games Manchester United Kingdom Manchester, United Kingdom
300 m 35.46 Chandra Cheeseborough  United States 18 August 1984 United Kingdom London, United Kingdom
400 m 48.70 Sanya Richards  United States 16 September 2006 World Cup Greece Athens, Greece
800 m 1:56.40 Jearl Miles Clark  United States 11 August 1999 Weltklasse Zürich Switzerland Zürich, Switzerland
1000 m 2:31.80 Regina Jacobs  United States 3 July 1999 United States Brunswick, United States
1500 m 3:56.29 Shannon Rowbury  United States 17 July 2015 Herculis Monaco Fontvieille, Monaco [40]
Mile 4:16.71 Mary Slaney  United States 21 August 1985 Weltklasse Zürich Switzerland Zürich, Switzerland
2000 m 5:32.7 Mary Slaney  United States 3 August 1984 United States Eugene, United States
3000 m 8:25.83 Mary Slaney  United States 7 July 1985 Golden Gala Italy Rome, Italy
Two miles 9:20.25 Shannon Rowbury  United States 31 May 2014 Prefontaine Classic United States Eugene, United States [41]
5000 m 14:38.92 Shannon Rowbury  United States 9 September 2016 Memorial Van Damme Belgium Brussels, Belgium [42]
5 km (road) 14:50 Molly Huddle  United States 18 April 2015 BAA 5k United States Boston, United States [8]
8 km (road) 24:45+ Shalane Flanagan  United States 26 June 2016 B.A.A. 10 km United States Boston, United States [43]
10000 m 30:13.17 Molly Huddle  United States 12 August 2016 Olympic Games Brazil Rio de Janeiro, Brazil [44]
10 km (road) 30:52 Shalane Flanagan  United States 26 June 2016 B.A.A. 10 km United States Boston, United States [43]
15 km (road) 47:03 Shalane Flanagan  United States 15 March 2014 Gate River Run United States Jacksonville, United States [45]
20 km (road) 1:04:07+ Deena Kastor  United States 2 April 2006 Berlin Half Marathon Germany Berlin, Germany [46]
1:04:06+ mx Molly Huddle  United States 20 March 2016 New York City Half Marathon United States New York City, United States [47]
Half marathon 1:06:57 a # Kara Goucher  United States 30 September 2007 United Kingdom Newcastle-South Shields, United Kingdom
1:07:34 Deena Kastor  United States 2 April 2006 Berlin Half Marathon Germany Berlin, Germany [46]
25 km (road) 1:21:57+ # Deena Kastor  United States 9 October 2005 Chicago Marathon United States Chicago, United States
1:22:36 a Deena Kastor  United States 23 April 2006 London Marathon United Kingdom London, United Kingdom
1:24:43 Joan Benoit  United States 10 May 1986 United States Grand Rapids, United States
30 km (road) 1:38:29+ # Deena Kastor  United States 9 October 2005 Chicago Marathon United States Chicago, United States
1:39:08+ Deena Kastor  United States 23 April 2006 London Marathon United Kingdom London, United Kingdom
Marathon 2:19:36 Deena Kastor  United States 23 April 2006 London Marathon United Kingdom London, United Kingdom
100 km 7:00:48 Ann Trason  United States 16 September 1995 Netherlands Winschoten, Netherlands
100 m hurdles 12.20 (+0.3 m/s) Kendra Harrison  United States 22 July 2016 London Grand Prix United Kingdom London, United Kingdom [48]
200 m hurdles (straight) 25.90 (+1.0 m/s) Dalilah Muhammad  United States 17 May 2014 Manchester City Games United Kingdom Manchester, United Kingdom [49] [18]
300 m hurdles 38.90 Sydney McLaughlin  United States 8 April 2017 Arcadia Invitational United States Arcadia, United States [50]
400 m hurdles 52.47 Lashinda Demus  United States 1 September 2011 World Championships South Korea Daegu, South Korea [51]
2000 m steeplechase 6:19.09 Bridget Franek  United States 16 March 2013 Oregon Preview United States Eugene, United States [52]
3000 m steeplechase 9:07.63 Emma Coburn  United States 15 August 2016 Olympic Games Brazil Rio de Janeiro, Brazil [53]
High jump 2.05 m Chaunte Lowe  United States 26 June 2010 National Championships United States Des Moines, United States [54]
Pole vault 5.00 m Sandi Morris  United States 9 September 2016 Memorial Van Damme United States Brussels, United States [55]
Long jump 7.49 m (+1.3 m/s) Jackie Joyner-Kersee  United States 22 May 1994 United States New York City, United States
7.49 m (+1.7 m/s) A 31 July 1994 Italy Sestriere, Italy
Triple jump 14.71 m (0.0 m/s) Keturah Orji  United States 14 August 2016 Olympic Games Brazil Rio de Janeiro, Brazil [56]
Shot put 20.63 m Michelle Carter  United States 12 August 2016 Olympic Games Brazil Rio de Janeiro, Brazil [57]
Discus throw 69.17 m Gia Lewis-Smallwood  United States 30 August 2014 DécaNation France Angers, France [58]
69.44 m # [59] Suzy Powell 27 April 2002 United States La Jolla, United States
Hammer throw 76.77 m Gwen Berry  United States 6 May 2017 Ole Miss Classic United States Oxford, United States [60]
Javelin throw 66.67 m Kara Patterson  United States 25 June 2010 USA Championships United States Des Moines, United States [61]
Heptathlon 7291 pts Jackie Joyner-Kersee  United States 23–24 September 1988 Olympic Games South Korea Seoul, South Korea
12.69 (+0.5 m/s) (100 m hurdles), 1.86 m (high jump), 15.80 m (shot put), 22.56 (+1.6 m/s) (200 m) /
7.27 m (+0.7 m/s) (long jump), 45.66 m (javelin), 2:08.51 (800 m)
Decathlon 7577 pts # Tiffany Lott-Hogan  United States 9–10 September 2000 Germany Lage, Germany
(100 m), (discus), (pole vault), (javelin), (400 m) / (100 m hurdles), (long jump), (shot put), (high jump), (1500 m)
10000 m walk (track) 44:06.0 # Michelle Rohl  United States 2 June 1996 United States Kenosha, United States
44:30.1 Alison Baker  Canada 15 May 1992 Norway Bergen, Norwegen
10 km walk (road) 44:09+ Maria Michta-Coffey  United States 3 April 2016 USA Racewalking Team Trials United States Earth City, United States [62]
15 km walk (road) 1:07:15+ Rachel Seaman  Canada 15 March 2015 Asian Race Walking Championships Japan Nomi, Japan [63]
20000 m walk (track) 1:33:28.15 Teresa Vaill  United States 25 June 2005 United States Carson, United States
20 km walk (road) 1:29:54 Rachel Seaman  Canada 15 March 2015 Asian Race Walking Championships Japan Nomi, Japan [64]
25 km walk (road) 2:03:35+ Maria Michta-Coffey  United States 6 November 2016 USATF Race Walking Championships United States Hauppauge, United States [65]
30 km walk (road) 2:29:18 Maria Michta-Coffey  United States 6 November 2016 USATF Race Walking Championships United States Hauppauge, United States [66]
4×100 m relay 40.82 Tianna Madison
Allyson Felix
Bianca Knight
Carmelita Jeter
 United States 10 August 2012 Olympic Games United Kingdom London, United Kingdom [67]
4×200 m relay 1:27.46 Team USA "Blue"
LaTasha Jenkins,
LaTasha Colander-Richardson,
Nanceen Perry,
Marion Jones
 United States 29 April 2000 Penn Relays United States Philadelphia, United States
Sprint medley relay (1,1,2,4) 1:35.59 Morolake Akinosun (100 m)
English Gardner (100 m)
Dezerea Bryant (200 m)
Miki Barber (400 m)
 United States 29 April 2017 Penn Relays United States Philadelphia, Pennsylvania [68]
4×400 m relay 3:15.51 Denean Howard
Diane Dixon
Valerie Brisco
Florence Griffith Joyner
 United States 1 October 1988 Olympic Games South Korea Seoul, South Korea
4×800 m relay 8:00.62 Chanelle Price
Maggie Vessey
Molly Beckwith-Ludlow
Alysia Johnson Montaño
 United States 3 May 2014 IAAF World Relays The Bahamas Nassau, Bahamas [69]
Distance medley relay 10:36.50 Treniere Moser 3:18.38 (1200 m)
Sanya Richards-Ross 50.12 (400 m)
Ajee' Wilson 2:00.08 (800 m)
Shannon Rowbury 4:27.92 (1600 m)
 United States 2 May 2015 IAAF World Relays The Bahamas Nassau, Bahamas [70]
4×1500 m relay 16:55.33 Heather Kampf
Katie Mackey
Kate Grace
Brenda Martinez
 United States 24 May 2014 IAAF World Relays The Bahamas Nassau, Bahamas [71]
4×100m Hurdles relay 50.78 Team BoogieFast TC
Nia Ali (12.73)
Kristi Castlin (12.56)
Yvette Lewis (12.76)
Queen Harrison (12.61)
 United States 6 April 2013 Florida Relays United States Gainesville, United States [72]

Indoor[edit]

Men[edit]

Event Record Athlete Nationality Date Meet Place Ref Video
50 m 5.55 X Ben Johnson  Canada 31 January 1987 Canada Ottawa, Canada [73]
5.56 A [WB] Donovan Bailey  Canada 9 February 1996 United States Reno, United States
5.56 # [74] Maurice Greene  United States 13 February 1999 United States Los Angeles, United States [75]
60 m 6.39 Maurice Greene  United States 3 March 2001 USA Championships United States Atlanta, United States
3 February 1998 Spain Madrid, Spain
150 m 14.99 Donovan Bailey  Canada 1 June 1997 Bailey–Johnson 150-metre race Canada Toronto, Canada [76]
200 m 20.10 Wallace Spearmon  United States 11 March 2005 NCAA Championships United States Fayetteville, United States
300 m 31.87 A Noah Lyles  United States 4 March 2017 USA Championships United States Albuquerque, United States [77]
400 m 44.57 Kerron Clement  United States 12 March 2005 NCAA Championships United States Fayetteville, United States
500 m 59.82 Roddie Haley  United States 15 March 1986 NCAA Division I Championships United States Oklahoma City, United States [78]
600 m 1:14.91 Casimir Loxsom  United States 27 January 2017 Penn State National Open United States University Park, United States [79]
800 m 1:45.00 Johnny Gray  United States 8 March 1992 Germany Sindelfingen, Germany
1000 m 2:16.76 David Torrence  United States 2 March 2014 Boston University Last Chance Meet United States Boston, United States [80]
1500 m 3:33.34+ Bernard Lagat  United States 11 February 2005 Tyson Invitational United States Fayetteville, United States
Mile 3:49.89 Bernard Lagat  United States 11 February 2005 Tyson Invitational United States Fayetteville, United States
2000 m 4:54.74 Bernard Lagat  United States 15 February 2014 Millrose Games United States New York City, United States [81]
3000 m 7:30.16 Galen Rupp  United States 21 February 2013 XL Galan Sweden Stockholm, Sweden [82]
Two miles 8:07.41 Galen Rupp  United States 25 January 2014 BU John Thomas Terrier Invitational United States Boston, United States [83]
5000 m 13:01.26 Galen Rupp  United States 16 January 2014 Boston University Multi-Team Meet United States Boston, United States [84]
Marathon 2:21:48 Christopher Zablocki  United States 25 March 2017 The Armory Indoor Marathon United States New York City, United States [85]
50 m hurdles 6.25 Mark McKoy  Canada 5 March 1986 Japan Kobe, Japan
55 m hurdles 6.89 Renaldo Nehemiah  United States 20 January 1979 United States New York City, United States
60 m hurdles 7.36 Greg Foster  United States 16 January 1987 Sunkist Invitational United States Los Angeles, United States
Allen Johnson  United States 6 March 2004 World Championships Hungary Budapest, Hungary
400 m hurdles 49.78 Reuben McCoy  United States 19 February 2011 Aviva Indoor Grand Prix United Kingdom Birmingham, United Kingdom [86][87] [19]
High jump 2.40 m Hollis Conway  United States 10 March 1991 World Championships Spain Seville, Spain
Pole vault 6.02 m Jeff Hartwig  United States 10 March 2002 Germany Sindelfingen, Germany
Long jump 8.79 m Carl Lewis  United States 7 January 1984 Millrose Games United States New York City, United States
Triple jump 17.76 m Mike Conley  United States 27 February 1987 United States New York City, United States
Shot put 22.66 m Randy Barnes  United States 20 January 1989 Sunkist Invitational United States Los Angeles, United States [20]
Weight throw 25.86 m Lance Deal  United States 4 March 1995 USA Championships United States Atlanta, United States
Discus throw 58.21 m Tim Nedow  Canada 1 March 2015 World Indoor Throwing Sweden Växjö, Sweden [88]
Heptathlon 6645 pts Ashton Eaton  United States 9–10 March 2012 World Championships Turkey Istanbul, Turkey [89]
6.79 (60 m), 8.16 m (long jump), 14.56 m (shot put), 2.03 m (high jump) / 7.68 (60 m hurdles), 5.20 m (pole vault), 2:32.77 (1000 m)
5000 m walk 18:47.56 Tim Berrett  Canada 20 February 1993 Canada Winnipeg, Canada
4×200 m relay 1:22.71 Thomas Jefferson
Raymond Pierre
Antonio McKay
Kevin Little
 United States 3 March 1991 United Kingdom Glasgow, United Kingdom
4×400 m relay 3:02.13 Kyle Clemons
David Verburg
Kind Butler III
Calvin Smith Jr.
 United States 9 March 2014 World Championships Poland Sopot, Poland [90]
3:01.96 # [91] Kerron Clement
Wallace Spearmon
Darold Williamson
Jeremy Wariner
 United States 11 February 2006 Tyson Invitational United States Fayetteville, United States
4×800 m relay 7:13.11 US All Stars
Richard Jones 1:51.01
David Torrence 1:47.46
Duane Solomon 1:47.99
Eric Sowinski 1:46.67
 United States 8 February 2014 New Balance Indoor Grand Prix United States Roxbury, United States [92]
Distance medley relay 9:19.93 Matthew Centrowitz, Jr. 2:49.47
Michael Berry 46.40
Erik Sowinski 1:47.60
Patrick Casey 3:56.48
 United States 31 January 2015 Armory Track Invitational New York City, United States [93]
4×1 mile relay 16:12.81 Hoka New Jersey-New York Track Club
Donn Cabral
Ford Palmer
Graham Crawford
Kyle Merber
 United States 18 February 2017 Artie O’Connor College Invitational United States New York City, United States [94]

Women[edit]

Event Record Athlete Nationality Date Meet Place Ref Video
50 m 6.02+ Gail Devers  United States 21 February 1999 Meeting Pas de Calais France Liévin, France
55 m 6.45 Daequon Carr  United States 8 February 2014 United States Winston-Salem, United States
60 m 6.95 Gail Devers  United States 12 March 1993 World Championships Canada Toronto, Canada
Marion Jones  United States 7 March 1998 Japan Maebashi, Japan
200 m 22.33 Gwen Torrence  United States 2 March 1996 USA Indoor Track and Field Championships United States Atlanta, United States
22.18 X Michelle Collins  United States 15 March 2003 World Championships United Kingdom Birmingham, United Kingdom [95]
300 m 36.25 Natasha Hastings  United States 14 February 2016 New Balance Indoor Grand Prix United States Roxbury, United States [96]
400 m 50.46 A Phyllis Francis  United States 15 March 2014 NCAA Division I Championships United States Albuquerque, United States [97]
500 m 1:08.40 Sage Watson  Canada 3 February 2017 Armory Invitational United States New York City, United States [98]
600 m 1:23.59 Alysia Montaño  United States 16 February 2013 Millrose Games United States New York, United States [99]
800 m 1:58.27 Ajee' Wilson  United States 11 February 2017 Millrose Games United States New York City, United States [100]
1000 m 2:34.19 Jen Toomey  United States 20 February 2004 AVIVA Indoor Grand Prix United Kingdom Birmingham, United Kingdom
1500 m 3:59.98 Regina Jacobs  United States 1 February 2003 Boston Indoor Games United States Roxbury, United States [101]
Mile 4:20.5 (ht) Mary Slaney  United States 19 February 1982 United States San Diego, United States
4:17.55 OT 16 February 1980 United States Houston, United States
2000 m 5:34.52 Mary Slaney  United States 18 January 1985 United States Los Angeles, United States
3000 m 8:33.25 Shalane Flanagan  United States 27 January 2007 Boston Indoor Games United States Roxbury, United States
Two miles 9:18.35 Jennifer Simpson  United States 7 February 2015 New Balance Indoor Grand Prix United States Boston, United States [102]
5000 m 14:47.62 Shalane Flanagan  United States 7 February 2009 Boston Indoor Games United States Roxbury, United States
Marathon 2:44:11 Kate Pallardy  United States 25 March 2017 The Armory Indoor Marathon United States New York City, United States [103]
50 m hurdles 6.67 A Jackie Joyner-Kersee  United States 10 February 1995 United States Reno, United States
60 m hurdles 7.72 Lolo Jones  United States 13 March 2010 World Championships Qatar Doha, Qatar [104] [21]
400 m hurdles 56.41 Sheena Tosta  United States 12 February 2011 Meeting National France Val-de-Reuil, France [105][106][107]
High jump 2.02 m A Chaunté Lowe  United States 26 February 2012 USA Championships United States Albuquerque, United States [108]
Pole vault 5.03 m Jenn Suhr  United States 30 January 2016 Golden Eagle Multi and Invitational United States Brockport, United States [109]
Long jump 7.23 m Brittney Reese  United States 11 March 2012 World Championships Turkey Istanbul, Turkey [110] [22]
Triple jump 14.32 m Keturah Orji  United States 25 February 2017 SEC Championships United States Nashville, United States [111]
Shot put 20.21 m Michelle Carter  United States 19 March 2016 World Championships United States Portland, United States [112]
Weight throw 25.60 m A Gwen Berry  United States 4 March 2017 USA Championships United States Albuquerque, United States [113]
Discus throw 55.03 m Gia Lewis Smallwood  United States 12 March 2011 World Indoor Throwing Sweden Växjö, Sweden [114]
Pentathlon 4881 pts Brianne Theisen-Eaton  Canada 18 March 2016 World Championships United States Portland, United States [115]
8.04 (60 m hurdles), 1.85 m (high jump), 13.70 m (shot put), 6.42 m (long jump), 2:09.99 (800 m)
1500 m walk 5:54.31 Debbi Lawrence  United States 10 January 1992 Canada Hamilton, Canada
Mile walk 6:17:29 Rachel Seaman  Canada 15 February 2014 Millrose Games United States New York City, United States [116][117]
3000 m walk 12:20.79 Debbi Lawrence  United States 12 March 1993 World Championships Canada Toronto, Canada
4x200 m relay 1:33.24 Harris
Gaines
Dendy
Collins
 United States 12 February 1994 Aviva International Match United Kingdom Glasgow, United Kingdom
4x400 m relay 3:27.34 Debbie Dunn
Deedee Trotter
Natasha Hastings
Allyson Felix
 United States 14 March 2010 World Championships Qatar Doha, Qatar [118]
4x800 m relay 8:25.5 (ht) Villanova University
Gina Procaccio
Debbie Grant Marshall
Michelle DiMuro-Ave
Celeste Halliday
 United States 7 February 1987 NCAA Indoor Championships United States Gainesville, United States [119]
Distance medley relay 10:40.31 Emma Coburn 3:18.40 (1200m)
Sydney McLaughlin 52.32 (400m)
Brenda Martinez 2:01.92 (800m)
Jenny Simpson 4:27.66 (1600 m)
 United States 28 January 2017 New Balance Indoor Grand Prix United States Boston, United States [120]

+ = en route to a longer distance
A = affected by altitude
# = not officially ratified
≠ = annulled by IAAF due to doping violation, but nevertheless ratified by USATF
a = aided road course according to IAAF rule 260.28
X = annulled due to doping violation
OT = oversized track (> 200 m in circumference)

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