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Indoor World Records

World Records 

Courtesy of trackandfieldnews.com

Mens-

Track Events

50

5.56(A)

Donovan Bailey (Canada)

Reno, Nevada

2/09/96

[low-altitude WR+ 5.56 Maurice Greene (US) Los Angeles, California 2/13/99]

60

6.34(A)

Christian Coleman (US)

Albuquerque, New Mexico

2/18/18

[low-altitude WR+ 6.37 Christian Coleman (US) Birmingham, England, 3/03/18]

200

19.92

Frank Fredericks (Namibia)

Liévin, France

2/18/96

300+

31.87(A)

Noah Lyles (US)

Albuquerque, New Mexico

3/04/17

[low-altitude WR 31.88 Wallace Spearmon (US) Fayetteville, Arkansas 2/10/06]

400

44.57

Kerron Clement (US)

Fayetteville, Arkansas

3/12/05

 

44.52p

Michael Norman (US)

College Station, Texas

3/10/18

500+

59.83

Abdalelah Haroun (Qatar)

Stockholm, Sweden

2/17/16

600+

1:14.79(A)

Michael Saruni (Kenya)

Albuquerque, New Mexico

1/19/18

[low-altitude WR: 1:14.91 Casimir Loxsom (US), University Park, Pennsylvania, 1/28/17]

800

1:42.67

Wilson Kipketer (Denmark)

Paris, France

3/09/97

1000

2:14.20

Ayanleh Souleiman (Djibouti)

Stockholm, Sweden

2/17/16

1500

3:31.18

Hicham El Guerrouj (Morocco)

Stuttgart, Germany

2/02/97

Mile

3:48.45

Hicham El Guerrouj (Morocco)

Gent, Belgium

2/12/97

2000+

4:49.99

Kenenisa Bekele (Ethiopia)

Birmingham, England

2/17/07

3000

7:24.90

Daniel Komen (Kenya)

Budapest, Hungary

2/06/98

2 Miles+

8:03.40

Mo Farah (Great Britain)

Birmingham, England

2/21/15

5000

12:49.60

Kenenisa Bekele (Ethiopia)

Birmingham, England

2/20/04

10,000+

27:50.29

Mark Bett (Kenya)

Gent, Belgium

2/10/02

50 Hurdles

6.25

Mark McKoy (Canada)

Kobe, Japan

3/05/86

60 Hurdles

7.30

Colin Jackson (Great Britain)

Sindelfingen, Germany

3/06/94

Relay Events

4 x 200

1:22.11

Great Britain

Glasgow, Scotland

3/03/91

(Linford Christie, Darren Braithwaite, Ade Mafe, John Regis)

4 x 400

3:01.77

Poland

Birmingham, England

3/04/18

(Karol Zalewski 45.73, Rafał Omelko 45.17, Łukasz Krawczuk 45.87, Jakub Krzewina 45.00)

 

3:01.39p

Texas A&M

College Station, Texas

3/10/18

(Ilolo Izu 46.57, Robert Grant 44.83, Devin Dixon 45.48, Mylik Kerley 44.51)

[3:00.77 USC ’18 not ratified because of non-homogeneous nationality]

4 x 800

7:13.11

USA All-Stars

Roxbury Crossing, Massachusetts

2/08/14

(Richard Jones 1:51.01, David Torrence 1:47.46, Duane Solomon 1:47.98, Erik Sowinski 1:46.66)

 

7:11.30p

United States

Boston, Massachusetts

2/25/18

(Joe McAsey 1:49.03, Kyle Merber 1:47.11, Chris Giesting 1:47.43, Jesse Garn 1:47.33)

4 x 1500+

16:12.81y

United States

New York, New York

2/17/17

(Donn Cabral 4:05.4, Ford Palmer 3:59.5, Graham Crawford 4:08.6, Kyle Merber 3:59.3)

4 x Mile+

16:12.81

United States

New York, New York

2/17/17

(Donn Cabral 4:05.4, Ford Palmer 3:59.5, Graham Crawford 4:08.6, Kyle Merber 3:59.3)

Sprint Medley+

3:15.10

United States

Toronto, Ontario

3/14/93

(Mark Everett 1:48.4, James Trapp 20.2, Kevin Little 20.7, Butch Reynolds 45.8)

Distance Medley+

9:19.93

Team USA

New York, New York

1/31/15

(Matthew Centrowitz 2:49.47, Mike Berry 46.39, Erik Sowinski 1:47.60, Pat Casey 3:56.47)

Field Events

High Jump

2.43 | 7-11½

Javier Sotomayor (Cuba)

Budapest, Hungary

3/04/89

Pole Vault

6.16 | 20-2½

Renaud Lavillenie (France)

Donets’k, Ukraine

2/15/14

Long Jump

8.79 | 28-10¼

Carl Lewis (US)

New York, New York

1/27/84

Triple Jump

17.92 | 58-9½

Teddy Tamgho (France)

Paris, France

3/06/11

(yes, twice)

17.92 | 58-9½

Teddy Tamgho (France)

Paris, France

3/06/11

Shot

22.66 | 74-4¼

Randy Barnes (US)

Los Angeles, California

1/20/89

Weight+

25.86 | 84-10¼

Lance Deal (US)

Atlanta, Georgia

3/04/95

Multi Event

Heptathlon

6645

Ashton Eaton (US)

Istanbul, Turkey

3/09-10/12

6.79, 8.16/26-9¼, 14.56/47-9¼, 2.03/6-8 [3654], 7.68, 5.20/17-¾, 2:32.77 [2991])

Walk Event

5000

18:07.08

Mikhail Shchennikov (Russia)

Moscow, Russia

2/14/95

 

 

Womens-

Track Events

50

5.96

Irina Privalova (Russia)

Madrid, Spain

2/09/95

60

6.92

Irina Privalova (Russia)

Madrid, Spain

2/09/95

 

6.92

Irina Privalova (Russia)

Madrid, Spain

2/11/93

200

21.87

Merlene Ottey (Jamaica)

Liévin, France

2/13/93

300+

35.45

Irina Privalova (Russia)

Moscow, Russia

1/17/93

 

35.45p

Shaunae Miller-Uibo (Bahamas)

New York, New York

2/03/18

400

49.59

Jarmila Kratochvílová (Czechoslovakia)

Milan, Italy

3/07/82

500+

1:06.31

Olesya Forsheva (Russia)

Yekaterinburg, Russia

1/07/06

600+

1:23.44

Olga Kotlyarova (Russia)

Moscow, Russia

2/01/04

800

1:55.82

Jolanda Čeplak (Slovenia)

Vienna, Austria

3/03/02

1000

2:30.94

Maria Mutola (Mozambique)

Stockholm, Sweden

2/25/99

1500

3:55.17

Genzebe Dibaba (Ethiopia)

Karlsruhe, Germany

2/01/14

Mile

4:17.14

Doina Melinte (Romania)

East Rutherford, New Jersey

2/09/90

 

4:13.31p

Genzebe Dibaba (Ethiopia)

Stockholm, Sweden

2/17/16

2000+

5:23.75

Genzebe Dibaba (Ethiopia)

Sabadell, Spain

2/07/17

3000

8:16.60

Genzebe Dibaba (Ethiopia)

Stockholm, Sweden

2/06/14

2 Miles+

9:00.48

Genzebe Dibaba (Ethiopia)

Birmingham, England

2/15/14

5000

14:18.86

Genzebe Dibaba (Ethiopia)

Stockholm, Sweden

2/19/15

50 Hurdles

6.58

Cornelia Oschkenat (East Germany)

Berlin, East Germany

2/20/88

60 Hurdles

7.68

Susanna Kallur (Sweden)

Karlsruhe, Germany

2/10/08

Relay Events

4 x 200

1:32.41

Russia

Glasgow, Scotland

1/29/05

(Yekaterina Kondratyeva, Irina Khabarova, Yuliya Pechonkina, Yuliya Gushchina)

4 x 400

3:23.37

Russia

Glasgow, Scotland

1/28/06

(Yuliya Gushchina 51.75, Olga Kotlyarova 50.40, Olga Zaytseva 51.03, Olesya Krasnomovets 50.19)

4 x 800

8:06.24

Moscow (Russia)

Moscow, Russia

2/18/11

(Aleksandra Bulanova 2:02.1, Yekaterina Martynova 2:03.1, Yelena Kofanova 2:00.4, Anna Balakshina 2:00.6)

 

8:05.89p

USA All-Stars

New York, New York

2/03/18

(Chrishuna Williams 2:05.10, Raevyn Rogers 2:00.45, Charlene Lipsey 2:01.97, Ajee’ Wilson 1:58.37)

Sprint Medley+

3:45.90

United States

Toronto, Ontario

3/14/93

(Joetta Clark-Diggs 2:08.7, Wendy Vereen 22.6, Kim Batten 23.3, Jearl Miles Clark 51.3)

Distance Medley+

10:40.31

United States

Roxbury Crossing, Massachusetts

1/28/17

(Emma Coburn 3:18.40, Sydney McLaughlin 52.32, Brenda Martinez 2:01.93, Jenny Simpson 4:27.66)

Field Events

High Jump

2.08 | 6-9¾

Kajsa Bergqvist (Sweden)

Arnstadt, Germany

2/04/06

Pole Vault

5.02 | 16-5½(A)

Jenn Suhr (adidas)

Albuquerque, New Mexico

3/01/13

[low-alt WR 5.01 | 16-5¼ Yelena Isinbaeva (Russia) Stockholm, Sweden 2/23/12]

[not ratified, but statistically acceptable: 5.03 | 16-6 Jenn Suhr (US) Brockport, New York 1/30/16]

Long Jump

7.37 | 24-2¼

Heike Drechsler (East Germany)

Vienna, Austria

2/13/88

Triple Jump

15.36 | 50-4¾

Tatyana Lebedeva (Russia)

Budapest, Hungary

3/06/04

Shot

22.50 | 73-10

Helena Fibingerová (Czechoslovakia)

Jablonec, Czechoslovakia

2/19/77

Weight+

25.56 | 83-10¼

Brittany Riley (US)

Fayetteville, Arkansas

3/10/07

 

25.60 | 84-0p

Gwen Berry (US)

Albuquerque, New Mexico

3/04/17

Multi Event

Pent

5013

Nataliya Dobrynska (Ukraine)

Istanbul, Turkey

3/09/12

(8.38, 1.84/6-½, 16.51/54-2, 6.57/21-6¾, 2:11.15)

Walk Event

3000

11:40.33

Claudia Stef (Romania)

Bucharest, Romania

2/25/78