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Australian records in athletics

The following are the national records in athletics in Australia maintained by Australia's Athletics Federation: Athletics Australia (AA).

Outdoor

Men

Event Record Athlete Date Meet Place Ref
100 m 9.93 (+1.8 m/s) Patrick Johnson 5 May 2003 Japan Mito, Japan
9.9 (ht) Paul Narracott 4 January 1984 Australia Brisbane, Australia
200 m 20.06 A (+0.9 m/s) Peter Norman 16 Oct 1968 Olympic Games Mexico Mexico City, Mexico
400 m 44.38 Darren Clark 26 September 1988 Olympic Games South Korea Seoul, South Korea
800 m 1:44.40 Ralph Doubell 15 October 1968 Olympic Games Mexico Mexico City, Mexico
1000 m 2:16.61 Grant Cremer 1 August 2000 DN Galan Sweden Stockholm, Sweden
1500 m 3:31.06 Ryan Gregson 22 July 2010 Herculis Monaco Fontvieille, Monaco [1]
Mile 3:48.98 Craig Mottram 29 July 2005 Bislett Games Norway Oslo, Norway
2000 m 4:50.76 Craig Mottram 9 March 2006 Melbourne Track Classic Australia Melbourne, Australia
3000 m 7:32.19 Craig Mottram 17 September 2006 Greece Athens, Greece
5000 m 12:55.76 Craig Mottram 30 July 2004 United Kingdom London, United Kingdom
5 km (road) 13:20 Craig Mottram 3 April 2005 20th Carlsbad 5000 United States Carlsbad, United States
10000 m 27:24.95 Ben St. Lawrence 1 May 2011 Payton Jordan Cardinal Invitational United States Palo Alto, United States [2][3]
10 km (road) 27:39 a # Craig Mottram 31 December 2006 Spain Madrid, Spain
27:54 23 April 2004 United Kingdom Manchester, United Kingdom
27:48 # Rob de Castella 3 March 1984 Continental Homes 10K United States Phoenix, United States
15 km (road) 43:35 Collis Birmingham 30 November 2008 Australia Melbourne, Australia
43:19 #[4] 29 November 2008 Australia Melbourne, Australia
42:47 # Rob de Castella 5 February 1983 United States Tampa, United States
20000 m (track) 58:37.2+ Rob de Castella 17 April 1982 Italy Rome, Italy
20 km (road) 56:54+ a # Darren Wilson 19 January 2007 Japan Tokyo, Japan
59:15 # 26 April 1998 France Maroilles, France
One hour 20516 m Robert de Castella 17 April 1982 Italy Rome, Italy
Half marathon 1:00:02 a Darren Wilson 19 January 2007 Tokyo Half Marathon Japan Tokyo, Japan
1:00.08 a Steve Moneghetti Tokyo Half Marathon Japan Tokyo, Japan
1:00.27 a Steve Moneghetti Tokyo Half Marathon Japan Tokyo, Japan
1:00.34 # Steve Moneghetti 1989 Great North Run United Kingdom ?, Great Britain
1:00.56 Collis Birmingham 3 February 2013 Marugame Half Marathon Japan Marugame, Japan [5]
25000 m (track) 1:20:18.4+ Scott Westcott 24 May 2013 Australia Newcastle, Australia
25 km (road) 1:14:42 Robert de Castella 4 July 1981 Australia Perth, Australia
30000 m (track) 1:37:10.0 Scott Westcott 24 May 2013 Australia Newcastle, Australia
30 km (road) 1:31:21+ # Steve Moneghetti 30 September 1990 Berlin Marathon Germany Berlin, Germany
1:30:06+ a # Lee Troop 18 April 2004 London Marathon United Kingdom London, United Kingdom
Marathon 2:07:51 a Robert de Castella 21 April 1986 Boston Marathon United States Boston, United States
2:08:16 # Steve Moneghetti 30 September 1990 Berlin Marathon Germany Berlin, Germany
100 km 6:29:26 a Tim Sloane 23 April 1995 Ross-Richmond, ?
110 m hurdles 13.29 (+0.6 m/s) Kyle Vander-Kuyp 14 August 1995 World Championships Sweden Gothenburg, Sweden
200 m hurdles 22.59 (+0.2 m/s) Darryl Wohlsen 14 March 1996 Australia Brisbane, Australia
400 m hurdles 48.28 Rohan Robinson 31 July 1996 Olympic Games United States Atlanta, United States
3000 m steeplechase 8:16.22 Shaun Creighton 2 July 1993 France Lille, France
High jump 2.36 m Tim Forsyth 2 March 1997 Melbourne Track Classic Australia Melbourne, Australia
Pole vault 6.05 m Dmitri Markov 9 August 2001 World Championships Canada Edmonton, Canada [6]
Long jump 8.54 m (+1.7 m/s) Mitchell Watt 29 July 2011 DN Galan Sweden Stockholm, Sweden [7]
Triple jump 17.46 m (+1.7 m/s) Ken Lorraway 7 August 1982 United Kingdom London, United Kingdom
Shot put 21.26 m Scott Martin 21 February 2008 Melbourne Track Classic Australia Melbourne, Australia
Discus throw 68.20 m Benn Harradine 10 May 2013 Australia Townsville, Australia [8]
Hammer throw 79.29 m Stuart Rendell 6 July 2002 Croatia Varaždin, Croatia
Javelin throw 89.02 m Jarrod Bannister 29 February 2008 Australia Brisbane, Australia
Decathlon 8490 pts Jagan Hames 17–18 September 1998 Commonwealth Games Malaysia Kuala Lumpur, Malaysia
10.77 (+0.0 m/s) (100 m), 7.64 m (+0.8 m/s) (long jump), 14.73 m (shot put), 2.19 m (high jump), 49.67 (400 m) /
14.07 (+0.4 m/s) (110 m hurdles), 46.40 m (discus), 5.00 m (pole vault), 64.67 m (javelin), 5.02.68 (1500 m)
3000 m walk (track) 10.56.22 Andrew Jachno 7 February 1991 Melbourne Track Classic Australia Melbourne, Australia
5000 m walk (track) 18:41.83 Jared Tallent 28 February 2009 Australia Sydney, Australia
10000 m walk (track) 38:20.9 David Smith 15 September 1985 Australia Sydney, Australia
38:06.6 # 25 September 1986
20000 m walk (track) 1:19:48.1 Nathan Deakes 4 September 2001 Australia Brisbane, Australia
20 km walk (road) 1:17:33 Nathan Deakes 23 April 2005 China Cixi City, China
30000 m walk (track) 2:14.22 Simon Baker 9 September 1990 Australia Melbourne, Australia
30 km walk (road) 2:05.06 Nathan Deakes 27 August 2006 Australia Hobart, Australia
Two hours walk (track) 27123.35 m Willi Sawall 24 May 1980 Australia Melbourne, Australia
50000 m walk (track) 3:43:50.0 Simon Baker 9 September 1990 Australia Hobart, Australia
50 km walk (road) 3:35:47 Nathan Deakes 2 December 2006 Australia Geelong, Australia
4×100 m relay 38.17  Australia
Paul Henderson
Tim Jackson
Steve Brimacombe
Damien Marsh
12 August 1995 World Championships Sweden Gothenburg, Sweden
 Australia
Anthony Alozie
Isaac Ntiamoah
Andrew McCabe
Joshua Ross
10 August 2012 Olympic Games United Kingdom London, Great Britain [9]
4×200 m relay 1:23.04  Australia
Scott Vassella
Shem Hollands
Dean Capobianco
Peter Vassella
6 December 1998 Australia Sydney, Australia
4×400 m relay 2:59.70  Australia
Darren Clark
Rick Mitchell
Gary Minihan
Bruce Frayne
11 August 1984 Olympic Games United States Los Angeles, United States
4×800 m relay 7:19.0  Australia
Noel Clough
Ralph Doubell
Ken Roche
Ian Wheeler
22 August 1966 Republic of Ireland Dublin, Ireland
Distance medley relay 9:17.56 Ryan Gregson 2:48.66 (1200m)
Sean Wroe 45.96 (400m)
Lachlan Renshaw 1:46.29 (800m)
Jeff Riseley 3:56.66 (1600 m)
30 April 2011 Penn Relays United States Philadelphia, United States [10][11]
4×1500 m relay 14:46.92  Australia
Collis Birmingham
Ryan Gregson
Mitch Kealey
Nic Bromley
4 September 2009 Memorial Van Damme Belgium Brussels, Belgium [12]

Women

Event Record Athlete Date Meet Place Ref
100 m 11.12 (+1.9 m/s) A Melinda Gainsford-Taylor 31 July 1994 Italy Sestriere, Italy
11.0 (ht) Denise Robertson 27 October 1973 Australia Sydney, Australia
150 m (straight) 17.20 (-1.0 m/s) Sally Pearson 14 September 2013 Great City Games United Kingdom Newcastle, United Kingdom [13]
200 m 22.23 (+0.8 m/s) Melinda Gainsford-Taylor 13 July 1997 Germany Stuttgart, Germany
400 m 48.63 Cathy Freeman 29 July 1996 Olympic Games United States Atlanta, United States
600 m 1:25.79 Tamsyn Manou 5 July 2012 Meeting de la Province de Liège Belgium Liège, Belgium [14]
800 m 1:59.0 (ht) Charlene Rendina 28 February 1976 Australia Melbourne, Australia
1000 m 2:37.84 Zoe Buckman 24 May 2012 Norway Oslo, Norway [15]
1500 m 4:00.93 Sarah Jamieson 25 July 2006 DN Galan Sweden Stockholm, Sweden
Mile 4:22.66 Lisa Corrigan 2 March 2007 Melbourne Track Classic Australia Melbourne, Australia
2000 m 5:37.71 Benita Johnson 12 June 2003 Golden Spike Ostrava Czech Republic Ostrava, Czech Republic
3000 m 8:38.06 Benita Johnson 13 July 2003 United Kingdom Gateshead, United Kingdom
Two miles 9:43.53 Georgina Clarke 20 May 2007 Adidas Track Classic United States Carson, United States
5000 m 14:47.60 Benita Johnson 6 September 2002 ISTAF Germany Berlin, Germany
10000 m 30:37.68 Benita Johnson 23 August 2003 World Championships France Paris, France [16]
10 km (road) 31:17 Benita Johnson 21 May 2006 United Kingdom Manchester, United Kingdom
15 km (road) 47:59+ Kerryn McCann 10 January 2000 Japan Tokyo, Japan
One hour 16056 m x Jackie Fairweather 24 January 2008 Australia Canberra, Australia
20 km (road) 1:04:36+ a # Benita Johnson 26 September 2004 United Kingdom Newcastle-South Shields, United Kingdom
1:05:02.6+ 1 April 2007 Berlin Half Marathon Germany Berlin, Germany
Half marathon 1:07:48 Kerryn McCann 10 January 2000 Japan Tokyo, Japan
25 km (road) 1:23:25+ Benita Johnson 22 October 2006 Chicago Marathon United States Chicago, United States
30 km (road) 1:40:12+ Benita Johnson 22 October 2006 Chicago Marathon United States Chicago, United States
Marathon 2:22:36 Benita Johnson 22 October 2006 Chicago Marathon United States Chicago, United States
100 km 7:40:58 # Linda Meadows 18 November 1995 New Zealand North Otago, New Zealand
7:41:23 Jackie Fairweather 19 September 2009 Australia Keswick, Australia
100 m hurdles 12.28 (+1.1 m/s) Sally Pearson 3 September 2011 World Championships South Korea Daegu, South Korea [17]
200 m hurdles (straight) 25.7 (ht) Pam Kilborn-Ryan 25 November 1971 Australia Melbourne, Australia [18]
400 m hurdles 53.17 Debbie Flintoff-King 28 September 1988 Olympic Games South Korea Seoul, South Korea
2000 m steeplechase 6:25.77 Melissa Rollison 1 May 2000 Australia Sydney, Australia
6:20.06 mx Donna MacFarlane 2 February 2006 Australia Hobart, Australia
3000 m steeplechase 9:18.35 Donna MacFarlane 6 June 2008 Bislett Games Norway Oslo, Norway
High jump 1.98 m Vanessa Browne-Ward 12 February 1989 Australia Perth, Australia
Alison Inverarity 17 July 1994 Germany Ingolstadt, Germany
Pole vault 4.76 m Alana Boyd 24 February 2012 Interclub Meeting Australia Perth, Australia [19]
Long jump 7.00 m (+1.8 m/s) Bronwyn Thompson 7 March 2002 Melbourne Track Classic Australia Melbourne, Australia
Triple jump 14.04 m (+2.0 m/s) Nicole Mladenis 9 March 2002 Australia Hobart, Australia
14.04 m (+1.8 m/s) 7 December 2003 Australia Perth, Australia
Shot put 19.74 m Gael Martin 14 July 1984 United States Berkeley, United States
Discus throw 68.72 m Daniela Costian 22 January 1994 New Zealand Auckland, New Zealand
Hammer throw 71.12 m Bronwyn Eagles 6 February 2003 Australia Adelaide, Australia
Javelin throw 66.80 m Louise Currey 5 August 2000 Australia Gold Coast, Australia
Heptathlon 6695 pts Jane Flemming 27–28 January 1990 Commonwealth Games New Zealand Auckland, New Zealand
13.21 (+1.4 m/s) (100 m hurdles), 1.82 m (high jump), 13.76 m (shot put), 23.62 (+2.4 m/s) (200 m) /
6.57 m (+1.6 m/s) (long jump), 49.28 m (javelin), 2:12.53 (800 m)
Decathlon 6428 pts Simone Carré 10–11 March 2012 Australia Melbourne, Australia [20]
(100 m), (discus), 3.70 m (pole vault), (javelin), (400 m) /
15.55 (+1.2 m/s) (100 m hurdles), 5.34 m (-1.0 m/s) (long jump), 11.50 m (shot put), (high jump), (1500 m)
3000 m walk (track) 11:51.26 Kerry Saxby-Junna 7 February 1991 Australia Melbourne, Australia
5000 m walk (track) 20:03.0 Kerry Saxby-Junna 11 February 1996 Australia Sydney, Australia
10000 m walk (track) 41:57.22 Kerry Saxby-Junna 24 July 1990 United States Seattle, United States
10 km walk (road) 41:29.71 Kerry Saxby-Junna 27 August 1988 Australia Canberra, Australia
20000 m walk (track) 1:33:40.2 Kerry Saxby-Junna 6 September 2001 Australia Brisbane, Australia
20 km walk (road) 1:27:44 Jane Saville 2 May 2004 Germany Naumburg, Germany
Two hours walk (track) 23496.5 m Simone Wolowiec 3 July 1999 Australia Box Hill, Australia
4x100 m relay 42.99 A  Australia
Rachael Massey
Suzanne Broadrick
Jodi Lambert
Melinda Gainsford-Taylor
18 March 2000 South Africa Pietersburg, South Africa
4x200 m relay 1:32.6  Australia
Relene Boyle
Sue Jowett
Denise Robertson
Barbara Wilson
25 January 1976 Australia Brisbane, Australia
4x400 m relay 3:23.81  Australia
Nova Peris-Kneebone
Tamsyn Manou
Melinda Gainsford-Taylor
Cathy Freeman
30 September 2000 Olympic Games Australia Sydney, Australia
4×800 m relay 8:18.96  Australia
Zoe Buckman
Anna Laman
Heidi Gregson
Selma Kajan
27 April 2013 Penn Relays United States Philadelphia, United States [21]
4x1500 m relay 17:09.75  Australia
Natalie Harvey
Georgie Clarke
Kate Richardson
Sarah Jamieson
25 June 2000 United Kingdom London, United Kingdom

Indoor

Men

Event Record Athlete Date Meet Place Ref Video
60 m 6.52 Matt Shirvington 7 March 1999 World Championships Japan Maebashi, Japan
Matt Shirvington 7 March 1999 World Championships Japan Maebashi, Japan
200 m 20.71 Damien Marsh 12 March 1993 World Championships Canada Toronto, Canada
400 m 45.93 Daniel Batman 2 March 2003 United Kingdom Birmingham, United Kingdom
800 m 1:47.48 Ryan Foster 30 January 2010 Penn State National United States State College, United States [22]
1:47.2 A #[23] Ralph Doubell 25 January 1969 United States Albuquerque, United States
1:47.32 OT # Ryan Foster 13 February 2010 Husky Classic United States Seattle, United States [24] [1]
1000 m 2:19.60 Ryan Foster 16 January 2010 PSU Northeast Challenge United States University Park, United States [25]
1500 m 3:39.77 Michael Hillardt 8 March 1987 World Championships United States Indianapolis, United States
Mile 3:54.77 Mark Fountain 29 January 2005 Boston Indoor Games United States Boston, United States
3000 m 7:34.50 Craig Mottram 26 January 2008 Boston Indoor Games United States Boston, United States
Two miles 8:19.2 (ht) Kerry O'Brien 19 February 1971 United States San Diego, United States
5000 m 13:36.41 David McNeill 12 March 2010 NCAA Division I Championships United States Fayetteville, United States [26]
60 m hurdles 7.73 Kyle Vander-Kuyp 11 March 1995
12 March 1995
8 March 1997
World Championships
World Championships
World Championships
Spain Barcelona, Spain
Spain Barcelona, Spain
France Paris, France
High jump 2.33 m Tim Forsyth 16 February 1997 Germany Balingen, Germany
Pole vault 6.06 m Steven Hooker 7 February 2009 Boston Indoor Games United States Boston, United States
Long jump 8.23 m Henry Frayne 10 March 2012 World Championships Turkey Istanbul, Turkey [27]
Triple jump 17.20 m Andrew Murphy 9 March 2001 World Championships Portugal Lisbon, Portugal [28]
Shot put 20.83 m Scott Martin 7 March 2008 World Championships Spain Valencia, Spain [29]
Discus throw 65.60 m Benn Harradine 12 March 2011 4th World Indoor Throwing Competition Sweden Växjö, Sweden [30][31]
Weight throw (35 lb) 22.25 m Simon Wardhaugh 6 December 2008 Boise State Jacksons Open & Combined Events United States Nampa, United States [32]
Heptathlon 4159 pts David Jacobs 26-27 February 2004 United States Nampa, United States
(60 m), (long jump), (shot put), (high jump) / (60 m hurdles), (pole vault), (1000 m)
5000 m walk 18:52.20 David Smith 8 March 1987 World Championships United States Indianapolis, United States
4x200 m relay 1:51.99  Australia
Colin D. Pocklington
Robert Pearce
John A. Fienieg
Stuart R. Paterson
6 March 2010 World Masters Championships Canada Kamloops, Canada [33]
4x400 m relay 3:08.49  Australia
Mark Garner
Paul Greene
Steve Perry
Rohan Robinson
10 March 1991 World Championships Spain Seville, Spain

Women

Event Record Athlete Date Meet Place Ref Video
50 m 6.3 (ht) Pam Kilborn 29 January 1965 Canada Toronto, Canada
60 m 7.30 Sally McLellan 7 February 2009 Boston Indoor Games United States Boston, United States
200 m 22.64 Melinda Gainsford 10 March 1995 World Championships Spain Barcelona, Spain
11 March 1995 World Championships Spain Barcelona, Spain
400 m 52.17 Maree Holland 4 March 1989 World Championships Hungary Budapest, Hungary
800 m 2:01.85 Tamsyn Manou 7 March 2008 World Championships Spain Valencia, Spain [34]
1000 m 2:49.41 Lisa O'Connell 27 February 1988 United States Lincoln, United States
1500 m 4:13.21 Georgie Clarke 10 March 2001 World Championships Portugal Lisbon, Portugal [35]
4:11.08+ # Sarah Jamieson 7 February 2009 Boston Indoor Games United States Roxbury, United States
Mile 4:28.03 Sarah Jamieson 27 January 2007 Boston Indoor Games United States Roxbury, United States
3000 m 8:42.75 Benita Johnson 10 March 2001 World Championships Portugal Lisbon, Portugal [36]
5000 m 16:15.56 Katie Swords 8 March 1996 United States Indianapolis, United States
60 m hurdles 7.73 Sally Pearson 10 March 2012 World Championships Turkey Istanbul, Turkey [37] [2]
High jump 1.97 m Alison Inverarity 14 March 1993 World Championships Canada Toronto, Canada
Pole vault 4.72 m Kym Howe 10 February 2007 Pole Vault Stars Ukraine Donetsk, Ukraine
Long jump 6.81 m Nicole Boegman 12 March 1995 World Championships Spain Barcelona, Spain
Triple jump 13.31 m Nicole Mladenis 5 March 2004 World Championships Hungary Budapest, Hungary [38]
Shot put 16.71 m Gael Martin January 1985 France Paris, France
Pentathlon 4490 pts Jane Jamieson 5 March 1999 World Championships Japan Maebashi, Japan
8.66 (60 m hurdles), 1.83 m (high jump), 13.94 m (shot put), 6.08 m (long jump), 2:19.64 (800 m)
3000 m walk 11:53.82 Kerry Saxby 12 March 1993 World Championships Canada Toronto, Canada
4x200 m relay 1:49.98 New South Wales Team
Bezuidenhout
Layt
Naylon
Kay
22 March 2008 France France
4x400 m relay 3:26.87  Australia
Susan Andrews
Tania Van Heer
Tamsyn Manou
Cathy Freeman
7 March 1999 World Championships Japan Maebashi, Japan

+ = en route to longer distance
A = affected by altitude
ht = hand timing
a = aided road course according to IAAF rule 260.28
# = not officially ratified
x = mark was made in a mixed race
OT = oversized track

References

External links

  • AA web site
  • Australien Records Download site
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