Great Britain - national records progression - men

2020-08-13










100 metres

 9.87 - Linford Christie - 15/08/1993 - Stuttgart - 04.WC
 9.92 - Linford Christie - 25/08/1991 - Tokyo - 03.WC
 9.97 - Linford Christie - 24/09/1988 - Seoul - 24.OG
10.03 - Linford Christie - 06/07/1987 - Budapest
10.04 - Linford Christie - 04/06/1986 - Madrid
10.11 - Allan Wells - 24/07/1980 - Moscow - 22.OG/qf1
10.15 - Allan Wells - 15/07/1978 - Edinburgh
10.29 - Peter Radford - 13/09/1958 - Colombes

4 x 100 metres

37.36 - Great Britain - 05/10/2019 - Doha/QAT - 17.WC
37.47 - Great Britain - 12/08/2017 - London - 16.WC
37.73 - Great Britain - 29/08/1999 - Sevilla - 07.WC
37.77 - Great Britain - 22/08/1993 - Stuttgart - 04.WC
37.98 - Great Britain - 01/09/1990 - Split - 15.EC
38.28 - Great Britain - 01/10/1988 - Seoul - 24.OG

200 metres

19.94 - John Regis - 20/08/1993 - Stuttgart - 04.WC
20.09 - Linford Christie - 28/09/1988 - Seoul - 24.OG
20.18 - John Regis - 03/09/1987 - Rome - 02.WC
20.21 - Allan Wells - 28/07/1980 - Moscow - 22.OG
20.35 - Allan Wells - 01/07/1980 - Oslo
20.42 - Allan Wells - 15/08/1979 - Zürich

400 metres

44.36 - Iwan Thomas - 13/07/1997 - Birmingham
44.37 - Roger Black - 03/07/1996 - Lausanne
44.39 - Roger Black - 16/06/1996 - Birmingham
44.47 - David Grindley - 03/08/1992 - Barcelona - 25.OG
44.50 - Derek Redmond - 01/09/1987 - Rome - 02.WC

4 x 400 metres

2:56.60 - Great Britain - 03/08/1996 - Atlanta - 26.OG
2:57.53 - Great Britain - 01/09/1991 - Tokyo - 3.WC
2:58.22 - Great Britain - 01/09/1990 - Split - 15.EC
2:58.86 - Great Britain - 06/09/1987 - Rome - 2.WC
2:59.13 - Great Britain - 11/08/1984 - Los Angeles - 23.OG







> 800 metres (deeper list + U20 + indoor)

1:41.73 - 1. Sebastian Coe - 10/06/1981 - Firenze/ITA - WR
1:42.33 - 1. Sebastian Coe - 05/07/1979 - Oslo/NOR - WR
1:43.97 - 1. Sebastian Coe - 15/08/1978 - London/GBR
1:44.09 - 2. Steve Ovett - 31/08/1978 - Prague/TCH - 12.EC
1:44.25 - 1. Sebastian Coe - 18/08/1978 - Brussels/BEL - 02.VD

1500 metres

3:28.81 - Mo Farah - 19/07/2013 - Monaco
3:28.93 - Mo Farah - 17/07/2015 - Monaco
3:29.67 - Steve Cram - 16/07/1985 - Nice
3:30.77 - Steve Ovett - 04/09/1983 - Rieti
3:31.36 - Steve Ovett - 27/08/1980 - Koblenz

1 mile

3:46.32 - Steve Cram - 27/07/1985 - Oslo
3:47.33 - Sebastian Coe - 28/08/1981 - Brussels
3:48.40 - Steve Ovett - 26/08/1981 - Koblenz
3:48.53 - Sebastian Coe - 19/08/1981 - Zürich
3:48.79 - Steve Ovett - 01/07/1980 - Oslo

3000 metres

7:32.62 - Mohamed Farah - 05/06/2016 - Birmingham
7:32.79 - David Moorcroft - 17/07/1982 - London
7:35.1  - Brendan Foster - 03/08/1974 - Gateshead
7:46.4  - Dave Bedford - 21/06/1972 - Leuven
7:47.6  - Dick Taylor - 06/09/1969 - London

5000 metres

12:53.11 - 1. Mohamed Farah - 22/07/2011 - Monaco/MON
12:57.94 - 5. Mohamed Farah - 19/08/2010 - Zürich/SUI
13:00.41 - 1. Dave Moorcroft - 07/07/1982 - Oslo/NOR - WR
13:14.6 - 2. Brendan Foster - 29/01/1974 - Christchurch/NZL - 10.CG
13:17.21 - 1. David Bedford - 14/07/1972 - London/GBR - AR
13:22.2 - 1. David Bedford - 12/07/1971 - Edinburgh/GBR - AR
13:22.8 - 1. Ian Stewart - 25/07/1970 - Edinburgh/GBR - 13.CG - AR
13:26.2 - 1. Dick Taylor - 13/06/1970 - Edinburgh/GBR
13:29.0 - . Dick Taylor - 13/08/1969 - London/GBR
13:33.0 - 4. Michael Wiggs - 30/06/1965 - Helsinki/FIN
13:36.8 - 1. Gordon Pirie - 19/06/1956 - Bergen/NOR - WR
13:51.6 - 1. Chris Chataway - 13/10/1954 - London/GBR - WR
14:02.6 - . Gordon Pirie - 29/08/1953 - Berlin/GER
14:08.6 - 1. Sydney Wooderson - 23/08/1946 - Oslo/NOR - 03.EC
14:31.6 - . Peter Ward - 04/09/1937 - Helsinki/FIN







10000 metres

26:46.57 - Mohamed Farah - 03/06/2011 - Eugene
27:18.14 - Jon Brown - 28/08/1998 - Brussels
27:23.06 - Eamonn Martin - 02/07/1988 - Oslo
27:30.30 - Brendan Foster - 23/06/1978 - London
27:30.80 - David Bedford - 13/07/1973 - London

half marathon

59:32 - Mo Farah - 22/03/2015 - Lisbon
60:59 - Mo Farah - 24/02/2013 - New Orleans
61:03 - Nick Rose - 15/09/1985 - Philadelphia
61:14 - Steve Jones - 11/08/1985 - Birmingham
61:26 - Hugh Jones - 27/03/1982 - Den Haag

marathon

2:05:11 - Mohamed Farah - 07/10/2014 - Chicago
2:06:21 - Mohamed Farah - 22/04/2018 - London
2:07:13 - Steve Jones - 20/10/1985 - Chicago
2:08:05 - Steve Jones - 21/10/1984 - Chicago
2:09:12 - Ian Thompson - 31/01/1974 - Christchurch

110 metres hurdles

12.91 - Colin Jackson - 20/08/1993 - Stuttgart
12.97 - Colin Jackson - 28/07/1993 - Sestriere (A)
13.04 - Colin Jackson - 16/08/1992 - Köln
13.06 - Colin Jackson - 10/07/1992 - London
13.08 - Colin Jackson - 28/01/1990 - Auckland - 14.CG

400 metres hurdles

47.82 - Kriss Akabusi - 06/08/1992 - Barcelona - 25.OG
47.86 - Kriss Akabusi - 27/08/1991 - Tokyo - 03.WC
47.91 - Kriss Akabusi - 26/08/1991 - Tokyo - 03.WC
47.92 - Kriss Akabusi - 29/08/1990 - Split - 15.EC
48.12 - David Hemery - 15/10/1968 - Mexico City (A) - 19.OG







3000 metres steeple

8:07.96 - Mark Rowland - 30/09/1988 - Seoul - 24.OG
8:12.11 - Colin Reitz - 05/09/1986 - Brussels
8:13.50 - Colin Reitz - 04/08/1985 - Budapest
8:13.78 - Colin Reitz - 21/07/1984 - Oslo
8:15.16 - Graeme Fell - 17/08/1983 - Berlin

high jump

2,37 m - Robbie Grabarz - 23/08/2012 - Lausanne
2,37 m - Steve Smith - 22/08/1993 - Stuttgart
2,37 m - Steve Smith - 20/09/1992 - Seoul - 04.WCu20
2,36 m - Dalton Grant - 01/09/1991 - Tokyo
2,34 m - Dalton Grant - 01/02/1990 - Auckland

long jump

8,51 m - Greg Rutherford - 24/04/2014 - Chula Vista
8,35 m - Chris Tomlinson - 08/07/2011 - Saint-Denis
8,30 m - Greg Rutherford - 20/08/2009 - Berlin - 12.WC
8,29 m - Chris Tomlinson - 07/07/2007 - Bad Langensalza
8,27 m - Chris Tomlinson - 13/04/2002 - Tallahassee

pole vault

5,85 m - Harry Coppell - 04/09/2020 - Manchester
5,82 m - Steve Lewis - 21/07/2012 - Szczecin
5,80 m - Nicholas Buckfield - 27/05/1998 - Chania
5,75 m - Nicholas Buckfield - 07/09/1997 - Gateshead
5,71 m - Nicholas Buckfield - 16/06/1996 - Birmingham
5,70 m - Nicholas Buckfield - 23/07/1995 - Sheffield

triple jump

18,29 m - Jonathan Edwards - 07/08/1995 - Göteborg - 05.WC
18,16 m - Jonathan Edwards - 07/08/1995 - Göteborg - 05.WC
17,98 m - Jonathan Edwards - 18/07/1995 - Salamanca
17,74 m - Jonathan Edwards - 02/07/1995 - Gateshead
17,72 m - Jonathan Edwards - 02/07/1995 - Gateshead







shot put

21,68 m - Geoff Capes - 18/05/1980 - Cwmbran
21,55 m - Geoff Capes - 28/05/1976 - Gateshead
21,37 m - Geoff Capes - 10/08/1974 - London
21,00 m - Geoff Capes - 19/06/1974 - London
20,90 m - Geoff Capes - 26/05/1974 - London

discus throw

68,24 m - Lawrence Okoye - 19/05/2012 - Halle
67,63 m - Lawrence Okoye - 09/07/2011 - Hendon
66,64 m - Perris Wilkins - 06/06/1998 - Birmingham
65,22 m - Perris Wilkins - 30/08/1997 - Crawley
65,16 m - Richard Slaney - 01/07/1985 - Eugene

hammer throw

80,26 m - Nick Miller - 08/04/2018 - Gold Coast - 21.CG
78,29 m - Nick Miller - 30/03/2018 - Palo Alto
77,55 m - Nick Miller - 22/07/2015 - Karlstad
77,54 m - Martin Girvan - 12/05/1984 - Wolverhampton
77,02 m - Matthew Mileham - 11/05/1984 - Fresno

javelin throw

91,46 m - Steve Backley - 25/01/1992 - Auckland
89,58 m - Steve Backley - 02/07/1990 - Stockholm
88,46 m - Steve Backley - 03/06/1990 - Cardiff
86,02 m - Steve Backley - 03/02/1990 - Auckland
85,90 m - Steve Backley - 10/09/1989 - Barcelona

decathlon

8847 pts - Daley Thompson - 09/08/1984 - Los Angeles - 23.OG

5000 metres walk (indoor)

18:20.97 - 1. Tom Bosworth - 23/02/2020 - Glasgow/GBR - NiC
18:28.70 - 1. Tom Bosworth - 18/02/2018 - Birmingham/GBR - NiC
18:39.47 - 1. Tom Bosworth - 12/02/2017 - Sheffield/GBR - NiC
18:54.18 - 1. Tom Bosworth - 31/01/2016 - Bratislava/SVK
19:22.29 - 1. Martin Rush - 08/02/1992 - Birmingham/GBR

20 km walk

1:19:38 - Tom Bosworth - 08/04/2018 - Gold Coast
1:20:13 - Tom Bosworth - 12/08/2016 - Rio de Janeiro
1:20:41 - Tom Bosworth - 19/03/2016 - Dudince
1:22:03 - Ian McCombie - 23/09/1988 - Seoul

50 km walk

3:51:37 - Chris Maddocks - 28/10/1990 - Burrator
3:57:48 - Les Morton - 30/04/1989 - Plymouth
3:58:25 - Les Morton - 20/03/1988 - Puerto de Pollença
3:59.55 - Paul Blagg - 05/09/1987 - Rome - 2.WC
4:00:47 - Les Morton - 16/03/1986 - Madrid