Africa - area records progression - men

2020-08-15










> 100 metres

 9.85/+1.7 - 1. Olusoji Fasuba/NGR - 12/05/2006 - Doha/QAT
 9.86/-0.4 - 1. Frankie Fredericks/NAM - 03/07/1996 - Lausanne/SUI
 9.87/+1.9 - 1. Frankie Fredericks/NAM - 25/06/1996 - Helsinki/FIN
 9.94/+0.2 - 1. Davidson Ezinwa/NGR - 04/07/1994 - Linz/AUT
 9.95/+1.9 - 1. Olapade Adeniken/NGR - 16/04/1994 - El Paso/TX-USA (A)
 9.96/-0.6 - 2. Davidson Ezinwa/NGR - 18/04/1992 - Walnut/CA-USA
 9.97/+1.2 - 1. Olapade Adeniken/NGR - 04/04/1992 - Austin/TX-USA
10.00/+1.0 - 1. Chidi Imoh/NGR - 15/08/1986 - Berlin/GER

> 200 metres

19.68/+0.4 - 2. Frank Fredericks/NAM - 01/08/1996 - Atlanta/GA-USA - 26.OG
19.82/+1.1 - 1. Frank Fredericks/NAM - 05/07/1996 - Oslo/NOR
19.85/+0.3 - 1. Frank Fredericks/NAM - 20/08/1993 - Stuttgart/GER - 04.WC
19.97/-1.0 - 2. Frank Fredericks/NAM - 19/08/1992 - Zürich/SUI
20.02/+1.0 - 1. Frank Fredericks/NAM - 03/08/1992 - Barcelona/ESP - 25.OG/qf5
20.08/+0.2 - 1. Frank Fredericks/NAM - 17/07/1991 - Rome/ITA
20.30/     - 1. Davidson Ezinwa/NGR - 03/01/1990 - Bauchi/NGR
20.31/     - 1. Tshakile Nzimande/RSA - 21/11/1987 - Welkom/RSA (A)
20.34/+1.8 - 1. Wessel Oosthuizen/RSA - 01/02/1986 - Secunda/RSA (A)

> 400 metres

43.03 - 1. Wayde van Niekerk/RSA - 14/08/2016 - Rio de Janeiro/BRA - 31.OG - WR
43.48 - 1. Wayde van Niekerk/RSA - 26/08/2015 - Beijing/CHN - 15.WC
43.72 - 1. Isaac Makwala/BOT - 05/07/2015 - La Chaux-de-Fonds/SUI
43.96 - 1. Wayde van Niekerk/RSA - 04/07/2015 - Paris/FRA
44.01 - 1. Isaac Makwala/BOT - 06/07/2014 - La Chaux-de-Fonds/SUI
44.10 - 2. Gary Kikaya/COD - 09/09/2006 - Stuttgart/GER
44.17 - 1. Innocent Egbunike/NGR - 19/08/1987 - Zürich/SUI
44.23 - 1. Innocent Egbunike/NGR - 09/08/1987 - Nairobi/KEN
44.30 - 1. Gabriel Tiacoh/CIV - 07/06/1986 - Indianapolis/IN-USA
44.32 - 1. Gabriel Tiacoh/CIV - 17/05/1986 - Westwood/USA
44.54 - 2. Gabriel Tiacoh/CIV - 08/08/1984 - Los Angeles/CA-USA - 23.OG
44.64 - 1. Gabriel Tiacoh/CIV - 06/08/1984 - Los Angeles/CA-USA - 23.OG/sf2

> 800 metres

1:40.91 - 1. David Rudisha/KEN - 09/08/2012 - London/GBR - 30.OG - WR
1:41.01 - 1. David Rudisha/KEN - 29/08/2010 - Rieti/ITA - WR
1:41.09 - 1. David Rudisha/KEN - 22/08/2010 - Berlin/GER - WR
1:41.51 - 1. David Rudisha/KEN - 10/07/2010 - Heusden-Zolder/BEL
1:42.01 - 1. David Rudisha/KEN - 04/09/2009 - Rieti/ITA
1:42.28 - 2. Sammy Koskei/KEN - 26/08/1984 - Köln/GER
1:43:51 - 2. Sammy Koskei/KEN - 22/08/1984 - Zürich/SUI
1:43.57 - 1. Mike Boit/KEN - 20/08/1976 - Berlin/GER
1:43.79 - 1. Mike Boit/KEN - 20/08/1975 - Zürich/SUI

> 1000 metres

2:11.96 - 1 - Noah Ngeny - KEN - 05/09/1999 - Rieti, ITA
2:12.66 - 1 - Noah Ngeny - KEN - 17/07/1999 - Nice, FRA
2:13.73 - 1 - Noureddine Morceli - ALG - 02/07/1993 - Villeneuce d'Ascq, FRA








> 1500 metres

3:26.00 - WR - 1 - Hicham El Guerrouj - MAR - 14/07/1998 - Rome, ITA
3:27.37 - WR - 1 - Noureddine Morceli - ALG - 12/07/1995 - Nice, FRA
3:28.86 - WR - 1 - Noureddine Morceli - ALG - 06/09/1992 - Rieti, ITA

> 1 mile

3:43.13 - WR - 1 - Hicham El Guerrouj - MAR - 07/07/1999 - Rome, ITA
3:44.39 - WR - 1 - Noureddine Morceli - ALG - 05/09/1993 - Rieti, ITA
3:46.76 - 1 - Said Aouita - MAR - 02/07/1987 - Helsinki, FIN

> 2000 metres

4:44.79 - WR - 1 - Hicham El Guerrouj - MAR - 07/09/1999 - Berlin, GER
4:47.88 - WR - 1 - Noureddine Morceli - ALG - 03/07/1995 - Paris, FRA
4:50.81 - WR - 1 - Said Aouita - MAR - 16/07/1987 - Paris, FRA

> 3000 metres

7:20.67 - WR - 1 - Daniel Komen - KEN - 01/09/1996 - Rieti, ITA
7:25.11 - WR - 1 - Noureddine Morceli - ALG - 02/08/1994 - Monaco, MON
7:28.96 - WR - 1 - Moses Kiptanui - KEN - 16/08/1992 - Köln, GER

> 5000 metres

12:35.36 - 1. Joshua Cheptegei/UGA - 14/08/2020 - Monaco/MON - 33.Herculis/DL - WR
12:37.35 - 1. Kenenisa Bekele/ETH - 31/05/2004 - Hengelo/NED - WR
12:39.36 - 1. Haile Gebrselassie/ETH - 13/6/1998 - Helsinki/FIN - WR
12:39.74 - 1. Daniel Komen/KEN - 22/08/1997 - Brussels/BEL - 21.VD - WR

> 10000 metres

26:17.53 - WR - 1 - Kenenisa Bekele - ETH - 26/08/2005 - Brussels, BEL - 29.VD
26:20.31 - WR - 1 - Kenenisa Bekele - ETH - 08/06/2004 - Ostrava, CZE
26:22.75 - WR - 1 - Haile Gebrselassie - ETH - 01/06/1998 - Hengelo, NED








> half marathon

58:23 - WR - 1 - Zersenay Tadese - ERI - 21/03/2010 - Lisbon, POR
58:33 - WR - 1 - Samuel Kamau Wanjiru - KEN - 17/03/2007 - Den Haag, NED
58:53 - WR - 1 - Samuel Kamau Wanjiru - KEN - 09/02/2007 - Ras Al Khaimah, UAE

> marathon

2:01:39 - WR - 1 - Eliud Kipchoge - KEN - 16/09/2018 - Berlin, GER
2:02:57 - WR - 1 - Dennis Kimetto - KEN - 28/09/2014 - Berlin, GER
2:03:23 - WR - 1 - Wilson Kipsang Kiprotich - KEN - 29/09/2013 - Berlin, GER

> 110 metres hurdles

13.11 (+1.8) - 1 - Antonio Alkana - RSA - 05/06/2017 - Prague, CZE
13.24 (+0.3) - 6 - Lehann Fourie - RSA - 07/09/2012 - Brussels, BEL - 36.VD
13.26 (+1.4) - 1 - Shaun Bownes - RSA - 14/07/2001 - Heusden-Zolder, BEL

> 400 metres hurdles

47.10 - 1 - Samuel Matete - ZAM - 07/08/1991 - Zürich, SUI - 63.WK
47.23 - 2 - Amadou Dia Ba - SEN - 25/09/1988 - Seoul, KOR - 24.OG
47.82 - WR - 1 - John Akii-Bua - UGA - 02/09/1972 - München, GER - 20.OG

> 3000 metres steeple

7:53.64 - 1 - Brimin Kiprop Kipruto - KEN - 22/07/2011 - Monaco, MON
7:55.28 - WR - 1 - Brahim Boulami - MAR - 24/08/2001 - Brussels, BEL
7:55.72 - 1 - Bernard Barmasai - KEN - 24/08/1997 - Köln, GER

> high jump

2,38 m - 1 - Jacques Freitag - RSA - 05/03/2005 - Oudtshoorn, RSA
2,37 m - 1 - Jacques Freitag - RSA - 23/03/2002 - Durban, RSA
2,34 m - 1 - Hammad Abderrahmane - ALG - 14/07/2000 - Algiers, ALG

> long jump

8,65 m (+1.3) - 1 - Luvo Manyonga - RSA - 22/04/2017 - Potchefstroom, RSA
8,62 m (+1.2) - 1 - Luvo Manyonga - RSA - 17/03/2017 - Pretoria, RSA
8,50 m (+1.3) - 2 - Godfrey Khotso Mokoena - RSA - 04/07/2009 - Madrid, ESP








> triple jump

17,50 m/+1.8 - 1. Hugues-Fabrice Zango/BUR - 28/07/2019 - Saint-Etienne/FRA
17,37 m/+2.0 - 1. Tarik Bouguetaib/MAR - 14/07/2007 - Khémisset/MAR
17,34 m/+1.6 - 1. Ndabazihle Mdhlongwa/ZIM - 28/03/1998 - Lafayette/LA-USA

> pole vault

6,03 m - 1 - Okkert Brits - RSA - 18/08/1995 - Köln, GER
6,00 m - 2 - Okkert Brits - RSA - 29/07/1995 - Sestriere, ITA (A)
5,92 m - 1 - Okkert Brits - RSA - 25/03/1995 - Stellenbosch, RSA

> shot put

21,97 m - 1 - Janus Robberts - RSA - 02/06/2001 - Eugene, USA
21,60 m - 1 - Janus Robberts - RSA - 19/05/2001 - Fresno, USA
21,22 m - 1 - Janus Robberts - RSA - 28/04/2001 - Des Moines, USA

> discus throw

70,32 m - 1 - Frantz Kruger - RSA - 26/05/2002 - Salon-de-Provence, FRA
69,96 m - 2 - Frantz Kruger - RSA - 30/03/2001 - Stellenbosch, RSA
69,75 m - 1 - Frantz Kruger - RSA - 15/09/2000 - Bloemfontein, RSA

> javelin throw

92,72 m - 1 - Julius Yego - KEN - 26/08/2015 - Beijing, CHN
91,39 m - 1 - Julius Yego - KEN - 07/06/2015 - Birmingham, GBR
89,21 m - 1 - Ihab Abdelrahman - EGY - 18/05/2014 - Shanghai, CHN

> hammer throw

81,27 m - 1 - Mostafa Elgamel - EGY - 21/03/2014 - Cairo, EGY
80,63 m - 1 - Chris Harmse - RSA - 15/04/2005 - Durban, RSA
80,21 m - 1 - Chris Harmse - RSA - 20/04/2004 - Potchefstroom, RSA

> decathlon

8521 pts - 5 - Larbi Bourrada - ALG - 18/08/2016 - Rio de Janeiro, BRA
8461 pts - 5 - Larbi Bourrada - ALG - 29/08/2015 - Beijing, CHN
8398 pts - 3 - Willem Coertzen - RSA - 31/05/2015 - Götzis, AUT

> 20 km walk

1:19:02 - 2 - Hatem Ghoula - TUN - 10/05/1997 - Eisenhüttenstadt, GER
1:20:37 - 7 - Hatem Ghoula - TUN - 14/05/1995 - Eisenhüttenstadt, GER
1:22:51 - 2 - Abdelwahib Ferguene - ALG - 23/08/1992 - Hildesheim, GER

> 50 km walk

3:54:12 - Marc Mundell - RSA - 13/12/2015 - Melbourne, AUS
3:55:32 - 29 - Marc Mundell - RSA - 11/08/2012 - London, GBR
3:57:57 - Marc Mundell - RSA - 13/05/2012 - Saransk, RUS