World records - women - senior










WR 100 metres progression

10.49 (+0.0) - 1 - Florence Griffith-Joyner - USA - 16/07/1988 - Indianapolis, USA
10.76 (+1.7) - 1 - Evelyn Ashford - USA - 22/08/1984 - Zürich, SUI - 56.WK
10.79 (+0.6) - 1 - Evelyn Ashford - USA - 03/07/1983 - US Air Academy, USA (A)



WR 200 metres progression

21.34 (+1.2) - 1 - Florence Griffith-Joyner - USA - 29/09/1988 - Seoul, KOR - 24.OG
21.56 (+1.7) - 1 - Florence Griffith-Joyner - USA - 29/09/1988 - Seoul, KOR - 24.OG/sf1
21.71 (-0.8) - 1 - Heike Drechsler - GDR - 29/08/1986 - Stuttgart, GER - 14.EC
21.71 (+1.9) - 1 - Heike Drechsler - GDR - 29/06/1986 - Jena, GER
21.71 (+0.3) - 1 - Marita Koch - GDR - 21/07/1984 - Potsdam, GER
21.71 (+0.7) - 1 - Marita Koch - GDR - 10/06/1979 - Karl-Marx-Stadt, GER



WR 400 metres progression

47.60 - 1 - Marita Koch - GDR - 06/10/1985 - Canberra
47.99 - 1 - Jarmila Kratochvílová - TCH - 10/08/1983 - Helsinki, FIN - 1.WC
48.16 - 1 - Marita Koch - GDR - 08/09/1982 - Athens, GRE - 13.EC



WR 800 metres progression

1:53.28 - 1 - Jarmila Kratochvílová - TCH - 26/07/1983 - München, GER
1:53.43 - 1 - Nadezhda Olizarenko - URS - 27/07/1980 - Moscow, URS
1:54.85 - 1 - Nadezhda Olizarenko - URS - 12/06/1980 - Moscow, URS



WR 1500 metres progression

3:50.07 - 1 - Genzebe Dibaba - ETH - 17/07/2015 - Monaco, MON
3:50.46 - 1 - Qu Yunxia - CHN - 11/09/1993 - Beijing, CHN
3:52.47 - 1 - Tatyana Kazankina - URS - 13/08/1980 - Zürich, SUI - 52.WK



WR 1 mile progression

4:12.56 - 1 - Svetlana Masterkova - RUS - 14/08/1996 - Zürich, SUI - 68.WK
4:15.61 - 1 - Paula Ivan-Ionescu - ROU - 10/07/1989 - Nice, FRA
4:16.71 - 1 - Mary Slaney - USA - 21/08/1985 - Zürich, SUI - 57.WK



WR 5000 metres progression

14:11.15 - 1 - Tirunesh Dibaba - ETH - 06/06/2008 - Oslo, NOR
14:16.63 - 1 - Meseret Defar - ETH - 15/06/2007 - Oslo, NOR
14:24.53 - 1 - Mederet Defar - ETH - 03/06/2006 - New York, NY, USA







WR 10000 metres progression

29:17.45 - 1 - Ayana Almaz - ETH - 12/08/2016 - Rio de Janeiro, BRA - 31.OG
29:31.78 - 1 - Wang Junxia - CHN - 08/09/1993 - Beijing, CHN
30:13.74 - 1 - Ingrid Kristiansen - NOR - 05/07/1986 - Oslo, NOR



half marathon

1:04:51 - 1 - Joyciline Jepkosgei - KEN - 22/10/2017 - Valencia, ESP
1:04:52 - 1 - Joyciline Jepkosgei - KEN - 01/04/2017 - Prague, CZE
1:05:06 - 1 - Peres Jepchirchir - KEN - 10/02/2017 - Ras Al Khaimah, UAE



WR marathon progression

2:15:25 - 1 - Paula Radcliffe - GBR - 13/04/2003 - London, GBR
2:17:18 - 1 - Paula Radcliffe - GBR - 13/10/2002 - Chicago, IL, USA
2:18:47 - 1 - Catherine Ndereba - KEN - 07/10/2001 - Chicago, IL, USA
2:19:46 - 1 - Naoko Takahashi - JPN - 30/09/2001 - Berlin, GER



WR 100 metres hurdles progression

12.20 (+0.3) - 1 - Kendra Harrison - USA - 22/07/2016 - London, GBR
12.21 (+0.6) - 1 - Yordanka Donkova - BUL - 20/08/1988 - Stara Zagora, BUL
12.25 (+1.4) - 1 - Ginka Zagorcheva - BUL - 08/08/1987 - Drama, GRE



WR 400 metres hurdles progression

52.34 - 1 - Yuliya Pechonkina - RUS - 08/08/2003 - Tula, RUS
52.61 - 1 - Kim Batten - USA - 11/08/1995 - Göteborg, SWE - 5.WC
52.74 - 1 - Sally Gunnell - GBR - 19/08/1993 - Stuttgart, GER - 4.WC



WR 3000 metres steeple progression

8:44.32 - 1 - Beatrice Chepkoech - KEN - 20/07/2018 - Monaco, MON
8:52.78 - 1 - Ruth Jebet - BRN - 27/08/2016 - Paris, FRA
8:58.81 - 1 - Gulnara Galkina - RUS - 17/08/2008 - Beijing, CHN - 29.OG



WR long jump progression

7,52 m (+1.3) - 1 - Galina Chistyakova - URS - 11/06/1988 - Leningrad, URS
7,45 m (+0.9) - 1 - Galina Chistyakova - URS - 11/06/1988 - Leningrad, URS
7,45 m (+0.6) - 1 - Jackie Joyner-Kersee - USA - 13/08/1987 - Indianapolis, USA
7,45 m (+1.1) - 1 - Heike Drechsler - GDR - 03/07/1986 - Dresden, GER
7,45 m (+1.1) - 1 - Heike Drechsler - GDR - 21/06/1986 - Tallinn







WR high jump progression

2,09 m - 1 - Stefka Kostadinova - BUL - 30/08/1987 - Rome, ITA - 2.WC
2,08 m - 1 - Stefka Kostadinova - BUL - 31/05/1986 - Sofia, BUL
2,07 m - 1 - Stefka Kostadinova - BUL - 25/05/1986 - Sofia, BUL
2,07 m - 1 - Lyudmila Andonova - BUL - 20/07/1984 - Berlin, GER



WR triple jump progression

15,50 m (+0.9) - 1 - Inessa Kravets - UKR - 10/08/1995 - Göteborg, SWE - 5.WC
15,09 m (+0.5) - 1 - Anna Biruykova - RUS - 21/08/1993 - Stuttgart, GER - 4.WC
14,97 m (+0.9) - 1 - Yolanda Chen - RUS - 18/06/1993 - Moscow, RUS



WR pole vault progression

5,06 m - 1 - Yelena Isinbayeva - RUS - 28/08/2009 - Zürich, SUI - 81.WK
5,05 m - 1 - Yelena Isinbayeva - RUS - 18/08/2008 - Beijing, CHN
5,04 m - 1 - Yelena Isinbayeva - RUS - 29/07/2008 - Monaco, MON



WR shot put progression

22,63 m - 1 - Natalia Lisovskaya - URS - 07/06/1987 - Moscow, URS
22,53 m - 1 - Natalia Lisovskaya - URS - 27/05/1984 - Sochi, URS
22,45 m - 1 - Ilona Slupianek - GDR - 11/05/1980 - Potsdam, GDR



WR discus throw progression

76,80 m - 1 - Gabriele Reinsch - GDR - 09/07/1988 - Neubrandenburg, GER
74,56 m - 1 - Zdenka Šilhavá - TCH - 26/08/1984 - Nitra, TCH
73,36 m - 1 - Irina Meszynski - GDR - 17/08/1984 - Prague, TCH



WR javelin throw progression

72,28 m - 1 - Barbora Špotáková - CZE - 13/09/2008 - Stuttgart, GER
71,70 m - 1 - Osleidys Menéndez - CUB - 14/08/2005 - Helsinki, FIN - 10.WC
71,54 m - 1 - Osleidys Menéndez - CUB - 01/07/2001 - Rethymo



WR hammer throw progression

82,98 m - 1 - Anita Wlodarczyk - POL - 28/08/2016 - Warsaw, POL
82,29 m - 1 - Anita Wlodarczyk - POL - 15/08/2016 - Rio de Janeiro, BRA - 31.OG OR
81,08 m - 1 - Anita Wlodarczyk - POL - 01/08/2015 - Cetniewo, POL



WR heptathlon progression

7291 pts - 1 - Jackie Joyner-Kersee - USA - 23-24/09/1988 - Seoul, KOR - 24.OG
7215 pts - 1 - Jackie Joyner-Kersee - USA - 15-16/07/1988 - Indianapolis, USA - OT
7158 pts - 1 - Jackie Joyner-Kersee - USA - 01-02/08/1986 - Houston, USA