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List of North, Central American and Caribbean records in athletics

 

List of North, Central American and Caribbean records in athletics

North, Central American and Caribbean records in athletics are the best marks set in an event by an athlete who competes for a member nation of the North American, Central American and Caribbean Athletics Association (NACAC).

Outdoor

Men

Key:

      Awaiting ratification
Event Record Athlete Nationality Date Meet Place Ref Video
100 m 9.58 (+0.9 m/s) Usain Bolt  Jamaica 16 August 2009 World Championships Berlin, Germany [1] [1]
200 m 19.19 (-0.3 m/s) Usain Bolt  Jamaica 20 August 2009 World Championships Berlin, Germany [2] [2]
400 m 43.18 Michael Johnson  United States 26 August 1999 World Championships Seville, Spain [3]
800 m 1:42.60 Johnny Gray  United States 28 August 1985 Koblenz, Germany
1000 m 2:13.9 Rick Wohlhuter  United States 30 July 1974 Bislett Games Oslo, Norway
1500 m 3:29.30 Bernard Lagat  United States 28 August 2005 IAAF Grand Prix Rieti, Italy
Mile 3:46.91 Alan Webb  United States 21 July 2007 Atletiek Vlaanderen Meet Brasschaat, Belgium [3] [4]
2000 m 4:52.44 Jim Spivey  United States 15 September 1987 Athletissima Lausanne, Switzerland
3000 m 7:29.00 Bernard Lagat  United States 29 August 2010 Rieti Meeting Rieti, Italy [4][5] [5]
5000 m 12:53.60 Bernard Lagat  United States 22 July 2011 Herculis Fontvieille, Monaco [6]
5 km (road) 13:24 Marc Davis  United States 31 March 1996 Carlsbad 5000 Carlsbad, United States [7][8]
13:18 # [9] Bernard Lagat  United States 30 March 2014 Carlsbad 5000 Carlsbad, United States [10]
10000 m 26:44.36 Galen Rupp  United States 30 May 2014 Prefontaine Classic Eugene, United States [11]
10 km (road) 27:48 Mark Nenow  United States 2 March 1985 Continental Homes 10K Phoenix, United States [12]
27:23 a # 1 April 1984 New Orleans, United States
27:41 # Arturo Barrios  Mexico 1 March 1986 Continental Homes 10K Phoenix, United States
15 km (road) 42:22 Todd Williams  United States 11 March 1995 Jacksonville, United States
20000 m (track) 56:55.6 Arturo Barrios  Mexico 18 August 1989 La Fléche, France
20 km (road) 56:48+ Dathan Ritzenhein  United States 10 October 2009 Birmingham, United Kingdom
One hour 21101 m Arturo Barrios  Mexico 18 August 1989 La Fléche, France
Half marathon 59:43 Ryan Hall  United States 14 January 2007 Houston, United States
59:41 a # Terry Cotton  United States 19 April 1986 Fontana, United States
25 km (road) 1:14:21 Fernando Cabada  United States 13 May 2006 Grand Rapids, United States
1:13:25+ a # Ryan Hall 18 April 2011 Boston Marathon Boston, United States
1:14:13+ # Khalid Khannouchi 10 October 2004 Chicago Marathon Chicago, United States
30 km (road) 1:28:38+ Ryan Hall  United States 13 April 2008 London Marathon London, United Kingdom
1:28:23+ a # 18 April 2011 Boston Marathon Boston, United States
Marathon 2:05:38 Khalid Khannouchi  United States 14 April 2002 London Marathon London, United Kingdom
2:04:58 a # [13] Ryan Hall  United States 17 April 2011 Boston Marathon Boston, United States [14]
100 km 6:30:11 Tom Johnson  United States 16 September 1995 Winschoten, Netherlands
110 m hurdles 12.80 (+0.3 m/s) Aries Merritt  United States 7 September 2012 Memorial Van Damme Brussels, Belgium [15]
400 m hurdles 46.78 Kevin Young  United States 6 August 1992 Olympic Games Barcelona, Spain [6]
3000 m steeplechase 8:04.71 Evan Jager  United States 5 September 2014 Memorial Van Damme Brussels, Belgium [16]
High jump 2.45 m Javier Sotomayor  Cuba 27 July 1993 Salamanca, Spain
Pole vault 6.04 m Brad Walker  United States 8 June 2008 Prefontaine Classic Eugene, United States [7][8]
Long jump 8.95 m (+0.3 m/s) Mike Powell  United States 30 August 1991 World Championships Tokyo, Japan [9]
Triple jump 18.09 m (-0.4 m/s) Kenny Harrison  United States 27 July 1996 Olympic Games Atlanta, United States [10]
Shot put 23.12 m Randy Barnes  United States 20 May 1990 Jack in the Box Invitational Westwood, United States [17] [11]
Discus throw 72.34 m ≠ Ben Plucknett  United States 7 July 1981 Stockholm, Sweden
71.32 m # Ben Plucknett  United States 4 June 1983 Prefontaine Classic Eugene, United States
Hammer throw 82.52 m Lance Deal  United States 7 September 1996 Milan, Italy [12]
Javelin throw 91.29 m Breaux Greer  United States 21 June 2007 USA Outdoor Track and Field Championships Indianapolis United States [13]
Decathlon 9039 pts Ashton Eaton  United States 22–23 June 2012 United States Olympic Trials Eugene, United States [18]
10.21 (+0.4 m/s) (100 m), 8.23 m (+0.8 m/s) (long jump), 14.20 m (shot put), 2.05 m (high jump), 46.70 (400 m) /
13.70 (-0.8 m/s) (110 m hurdles), 42.81 m (discus), 5.30 m (pole vault), 58.87 m (javelin), 4:14.48 min (1500 m)
20000 m walk (track) 1:17:25.6 [19] Bernardo Segura  Mexico 7 May 1994 Bergen, Norway
20 km walk (road) 1:17:46 Julio Martínez  Guatemala 8 May 1999 Oder-Neisse Grand Prix Eisenhüttenstadt, Germany
30 km walk (road) 2:15.56.0 Curt Clausen  United States 25 January 2003 Chula Vista, United States
50000 m walk (track) 3:41:38.4 # Raúl González  Mexico 25 May 1979 Bergen, Norway
50 km walk (road) 3:41:09 Erick Barrondo  Guatemala 23 March 2013 Dudinska 50-ka Dudince, Slovakia [20]
4×100 m relay 36.84 Nesta Carter
Michael Frater
Yohan Blake
Usain Bolt
 Jamaica 11 August 2012 Olympic Games London, Great Britain [21]
4×200 m relay 1:18.63 Nickel Ashmeade
Warren Weir
Jermaine Brown
Yohan Blake
 Jamaica 24 May 2014 IAAF World Relays Nassau, Bahamas [22]
4×400 m relay 2:54.29 Andrew Valmon,
Quincy Watts,
Butch Reynolds,
Michael Johnson
 United States 22 August 1993 World Championships Stuttgart, Germany
2:54.20 X Jerome Young
Antonio Pettigrew
Tyree Washington
Michael Johnson
 United States 22 July 1998 Goodwill Games Uniondale, United States [23] [14]
4×800 m relay 7:02.82 Jebreh Harris 1:47.05
Khadevis Robinson 1:44.03
Samuel Burley 1:46.05
David Krummenacker 1:45.69
 United States 25 August 2006 Memorial Van Damme Brussels, Belgium
Distance medley relay 9:15.63 Chris Lukezic 2:51.7 (1200m)
James Carter 45.6 (400m)
Khadevis Robinson 1:44.5 (800m)
Bernard Lagat 3:53.8 (1600 m)
 United States 29 April 2006 Penn Relays Philadelphia, United States
4×1500 m relay 14:40.80 Patrick Casey
David Torrence
Will Leer
Leonel Manzano
 United States 25 May 2014 IAAF World Relays Nassau, Bahamas [24]

Women

Event Record Athlete Nationality Date Meet Place Ref Video
100 m 10.49 (0.0 m/s) Florence Griffith Joyner  United States 16 July 1988 U.S. Olympic Trials Indianapolis, United States [15]
200 m 21.34 (+1.3 m/s) Florence Griffith Joyner  United States 29 September 1988 Olympic Games Seoul, South Korea [16]
400 m 48.70 Sanya Richards  United States 16 September 2006 World Cup Athens, Greece
800 m 1:54.44 Ana Fidelia Quirot  Cuba 9 September 1989 Barcelona, Spain
1000 m 2:31.80 Regina Jacobs  United States 3 July 1999 Brunswick, United States
1500 m 3:57.12 Mary Slaney  United States 26 July 1983 DN Galan Stockholm, Sweden
Mile 4:16.71 Mary Slaney  United States 21 August 1985 Weltklasse Zürich Zürich, Switzerland
2000 m 5:32.7 Mary Slaney  United States 3 August 1984 Eugene, United States
3000 m 8:25.83 Mary Slaney  United States 7 July 1985 Golden Gala Rome, Italy
5000 m 14:42.64 Molly Huddle  United States 18 July 2014 Herculis Fontvieille, Monaco [25]
10000 m 30:22.22 Shalane Flanagan  United States 15 August 2008 Olympic Games Beijing, China [26]
10 km (road) 30:55 a # Olga Appell  United States 24 July 1995 Salt Lake City, United States
31:05 Angela Chalmers  Canada 21 April 1996 Vancouver, Canada
15 km (road) 47:03 Shalane Flanagan  United States 15 March 2014 Gate River Run Jacksonville, United States [27]
20 km (road) 1:04:07+ Deena Kastor  United States 2 April 2006 Berlin Half Marathon Berlin, Germany [28]
Half marathon 1:06:57 a # Kara Goucher  United States 30 September 2007 Newcastle-South Shields, United Kingdom
1:07:34 Deena Kastor  United States 2 April 2006 Berlin Half Marathon Berlin, Germany [29]
25 km (road) 1:21:57+ # Deena Kastor  United States 9 October 2005 Chicago Marathon Chicago, United States
1:22:36 a Deena Kastor  United States 23 April 2006 London Marathon London, United Kingdom
1:24:43 Joan Benoit  United States 10 May 1986 Grand Rapids, United States
30 km (road) 1:38:29+ # Deena Kastor  United States 9 October 2005 Chicago Marathon Chicago, United States
1:39:08+ Deena Kastor  United States 23 April 2006 London Marathon London, United Kingdom
Marathon 2:19:36 Deena Kastor  United States 23 April 2006 London Marathon London, United Kingdom
100 km 7:00:48 Ann Trason  United States 16 September 1995 Winschoten, Netherlands
100 m hurdles 12.26 (+1.2 m/s) Brianna Rollins  United States 22 June 2013 USA Championships Des Moines United States [30]
400 m hurdles 52.42 Melaine Walker  Jamaica 20 August 2009 World Championships Berlin, Germany [31]
2000 m steeplechase 6:19.09 Bridget Franek  United States 16 March 2013 Oregon Preview Eugene, United States [32]
3000 m steeplechase 9:11.42 Emma Coburn  United States 12 July 2014 Glasgow Grand Prix Glasgow, Great Britain [33]
High jump 2.05 m Chaunte Lowe  United States 26 June 2010 National Championships Des Moines, United States [34]
Pole vault 4.92 m Jennifer Stuczynski  United States 6 July 2008 US Olympic Trials Eugene, United States [17]
Long jump 7.49 m (+1.3 m/s) Jackie Joyner-Kersee  United States 22 May 1994 New York City, New York
7.49 m (+1.7 m/s) A 31 July 1994 Sestriere, Italy
Triple jump 15.29 m (+0.3 m/s) Yamilé Aldama  Cuba 11 July 2003 Golden Gala Rome, Italy
Shot put 20.96 m Belsy Laza  Cuba 2 May 1992 Mexico City, Mexico
Discus throw 70.88 m Hilda Elisa Ramos  Cuba 8 May 1992 Havana, Cuba
Hammer throw 76.62 m Yipsi Moreno  Cuba 9 September 2008 Hanžeković Memorial Zagreb, Croatia
Javelin throw 71.70 m (Current design) Osleidys Menéndez  Cuba 14 August 2005 Helsinki, Finland
Heptathlon 7291 pts Jackie Joyner-Kersee  United States 23–24 September 1988 Olympic Games Seoul, South Korea
12.69 (+0.5 m/s) (100 m hurdles), 1.86 m (high jump), 15.80 m (shot put), 22.56 (+1.6 m/s) (200 m) /
7.27 m (+0.7 m/s) (long jump), 45.66 m (javelin), 2:08.51 (800 m)
Decathlon 7577 pts # Tiffany Lott-Hogan  United States 9–10 September 2000 Lage, Germany
(100 m), (discus), (pole vault), (javelin), (400 m) / (100 m hurdles), (long jump), (shot put), (high jump), (1500 m)
10000 m walk (track) 44:06.0 # Michelle Rohl  United States 2 June 1996 Kenosha, United States
44:16.21 Cristina López  El Salvador 13 July 2007 San Salvador, El Salvador
10 km walk (road) 42:42 María Graciela Mendoza  Mexico 25 May 1997 Naumburg, Germany
20 km walk (road) 1:28:32 Mirna Ortíz  Guatemala 6 April 2013 Grande Prémio Internacional de Rio Maior em Marcha Atlética Rio Maior, Portugal [35]
4x100 m relay 40.82 Tianna Madison
Allyson Felix
Bianca Knight
Carmelita Jeter
 United States 10 August 2012 Olympic Games London, Great Britain [36]
4x200 m relay 1:27.46 Team USA "Blue"
LaTasha Jenkins,
LaTasha Colander-Richardson,
Nanceen Perry,
Marion Jones
 United States 29 April 2000 Penn Relays Philadelphia, United States
4x400 m relay 3:15.51 Denean Howard,
Diane Dixon,
Valerie Brisco,
Florence Griffith Joyner
 United States 1 October 1988 Olympic Games Seoul, South Korea
4×800 m relay 8:01.58


 United States 25 May 2014 IAAF World Relays Nassau, Bahamas [37]
4×1500 m relay 16:55.33 Heather Kampf
Katie Mackey
Kate Grace
Brenda Martinez
 United States 24 May 2014 IAAF World Relays Nassau, Bahamas [38]
Sprint medley relay 3:34.56 Sherri-Ann Brooks (200 m)
Rosemarie Whyte(200 m)
Moya Thompson 51.7 (400 m)
Kenia Sinclair 1:57.43 (800 m)
 Jamaica April 2009 Penn Relays Philadelphia, United States

Indoor

Men

Event Record Athlete Nationality Date Meet Place Ref Video
50 m 5.55 X Ben Johnson  Canada 31 January 1987 Ottawa, Canada [39]
5.56 A [WB] Donovan Bailey  Canada 9 February 1996 Reno, United States
5.56 # [40] Maurice Greene  United States 13 February 1999 Los Angeles, United States [41]
55 m 5.99 A [WB] Obadele Thompson  Barbados 22 February 1997 Colorado Springs, United States [41]
60 m 6.39 Maurice Greene  United States 3 March 2001 Atlanta, United States
3 February 1998 Madrid, Spain
150 m 14.99 Donovan Bailey  Canada 1 June 1997 Bailey–Johnson 150-metre race Toronto, Canada [42]
200 m 20.10 Wallace Spearmon  United States 11 March 2005 NCAA Championships Fayetteville, United States
400 m 44.57 Kerron Clement  United States 12 March 2005 NCAA Championships Fayetteville, United States
500 m 1:00.17 Ken Lowery  United States 17 January 1987 Indianapolis, United States
600 m 1:15.61 Erik Sowinski  United States 16 February 2013 Millrose Games New York, United States [43]
800 m 1:45.00 Johnny Gray  United States 8 March 1992 Sindelfingen, Germany
1000 m 2:16.76 David Torrence  United States 2 March 2014 Boston University Last Chance Meet Boston, United States [44]
1500 m 3:33.34+ Bernard Lagat  United States 11 February 2005 Tyson Invitational Fayetteville, United States
Mile 3:49.89 Bernard Lagat  United States 11 February 2005 Tyson Invitational Fayetteville, United States
2000 m 4:54.74 Bernard Lagat  United States 15 February 2014 Millrose Games New York City, United States [45]
3000 m 7:30.16 Galen Rupp  United States 21 February 2013 XL Galan Stockholm, Sweden [46]
Two miles 8:07.41 Galen Rupp  United States 25 January 2014 BU John Thomas Terrier Invitational Boston, United States [47]
5000 m 13:01.26 Galen Rupp  United States 16 January 2014 Boston University Multi-Team Meet Boston, United States [48]
60 m hurdles 7.33 Dayron Robles  Cuba 8 February 2008 PSD Bank Meeting Düsseldorf, Germany [49]
300 m hurdles 36.02 OT Dinsdale Morgan  Jamaica 4 February 1998 Pirkkahall Tampere, Finland [50]
400 m hurdles 48.78 Felix Sanchez  Dominican Republic 18 February 2012 Meeting National Val-de-Reuil, France [51][52]
High jump 2.43 m Javier Sotomayor  Cuba 4 March 1989 World Championships Budapest, Hungary
Pole vault 6.02 m Jeff Hartwig  United States 10 March 2002 Sindelfingen, Germany
Long jump 8.79 m Carl Lewis  United States 7 January 1984 Millrose Games New York City, United States
Triple jump 17.83 m Aliecer Urrutia  Cuba 1 March 1997 Sindelfingen, Germany
Shot put 22.66 m Randy Barnes  United States 20 January 1989 Sunkist Invitational Los Angeles, United States [18]
Discus throw 53.49 m Eric Bildstein  United States 12 March 2011 World Indoor Throwing Växjö, Sweden [53]
Weight throw 25.86 m Lance Deal  United States 4 March 1995 USA Championships Atlanta, United States
Heptathlon 6568 pts Ashton Eaton  United States 5–6 February 2011 Mitmevõistluse MV Estonia Tallinn, Estonia [54][55]
6.66 (60 m), 7.77 m (long jump), 14.45 m (shot put), 2.01 m (high jump) / 7.60 (60 m hurdles), 5.20 m (pole vault), 2:34.74 (1000 m)
5000 m walk 18:38.71 Ernesto Canto  Mexico 7 March 1987 World Championships Indianapolis, United States
4x200 m relay 1:22.71 Thomas Jefferson
Raymond Pierre
Antonio McKay
Kevin Little
 United States 3 March 1991 Glasgow, United Kingdom
4x400 m relay 3:02.83 Andre Morris
Dameon Johnson
Deon Minor
Milton Campbell
 United States 7 March 1999 World Championships Maebashi, Japan [56] [19]
3:01.96 # [57] Kerron Clement
Wallace Spearmon
Darold Williamson
Jeremy Wariner
 United States 11 February 2006 Tyson Invitational Fayetteville, United States
4×800 m relay 7:13.11 US All Stars
Richard Jones 1:51.01
David Torrence 1:47.46
Duane Solomon 1:47.99
Eric Sowinski 1:46.67
 United States 8 February 2014 New Balance Indoor Grand Prix Roxbury, United States [58]

Women

Event Record Athlete Nationality Date Meet Place Ref Video
50 m 6.00 Merlene Ottey  Jamaica 4 February 1994 Moscow, Russia
60 m 6.95 Gail Devers  United States 12 March 1993 World Championships Toronto, Canada
Marion Jones  United States 7 March 1998 Maebashi, Japan
200 m 21.87 Merlene Ottey  Jamaica 13 February 1993 Liévin, France
300 m 35.69 Patricia Hall  Jamaica 14 February 2012 Meeting Pas de Calais Liévin, France [59]
400 m 50.34 Christine Amertil  Bahamas 12 March 2006 World Championships Moscow, Russia [60]
600 m 1:23.59 Alysia Montaño  United States 16 February 2013 Millrose Games New York, United States [61]
800 m 1:58.71 Nicole Teter  United States 2 March 2002 USA Championships New York City, United States
1000 m 2:34.19 Jen Toomey  United States 20 February 2004 AVIVA Indoor Grand Prix Birmingham, United Kingdom
1500 m 3:59.98 Regina Jacobs  United States 1 March 2003 Roxbury, United States
Mile 4:20.5 (ht) Mary Slaney  United States 19 February 1982 San Diego, United States
4:17.55 OT 16 February 1980 Houston, United States
2000 m 5:34.52 Mary Slaney  United States 18 January 1985 Los Angeles, United States
3000 m 8:33.25 Shalane Flanagan  United States 27 January 2007 Boston Indoor Games Roxbury, United States
Two miles 9:20.25 Shannon Rowbury  United States 31 May 2014 Prefontaine Classic Eugene, United States [62]
5000 m 14:47.62 Shalane Flanagan  United States 7 February 2009 Boston Indoor Games Roxbury, United States
50 m hurdles 6.67+ Michelle Freeman  Jamaica 13 February 2000 Meeting Pas de Calais Liévin, France
60 m hurdles 7.72 Lolo Jones  United States 13 March 2010 World Championships Doha, Qatar [63] [20]
400 m hurdles 56.41 Sheena Tosta  United States 12 February 2011 Meeting National Val-de-Reuil, France [64][65][66]
High jump 2.02 m A Chaunté Lowe  United States 26 February 2012 USA Championships Albuquerque, United States [67]
Pole vault 5.02 m A Jenn Suhr  United States 2 March 2013 USA Championships Albuquerque, United States [68] [21]
Long jump 7.23 m Brittney Reese  United States 11 March 2012 World Championships Istanbul, Turkey [69] [22]
Triple jump 15.05 m Yargelis Savigne  Cuba 8 March 2008 World Championships Valencia, Spain [70]
Shot put 19.89 m Jillian Camarena-Williams  United States 11 February 2012 USATF Classic Fayetteville, United States [71][72]
Discus throw 55.03 m Gia Lewis Smallwood  United States 12 March 2011 World Indoor Throwing Växjö, Sweden [53]
Pentathlon 4805 pts A Sharon Day-Monroe  United States 21 February 2014 USA Championships Albuquerque, United States [73]
8.44 (60 m hurdles), 1.88 m (high jump), 15.59 m (shot put), 6.09 m (long jump), 2:13.19 (800 m)
1500 m walk 5:54.31 Debbi Lawrence  United States 10 January 1992 Hamilton, Canada
Mile walk 6:17:29 Rachel Seaman  Canada 15 February 2014 Millrose Games New York City, United States [74][75]
3000 m walk 12:20.79 Debbi Lawrence  United States 12 March 1993 World Championships Toronto, Canada
4×200 m relay 1:33.24 Flirtisha Harris
Chryste Gaines
Terri Dendy
Michelle Collins
 United States 12 February 1994 Aviva International Match Glasgow, United Kingdom
4×400 m relay 3:27.34 Debbie Dunn
Deedee Trotter
Natasha Hastings
Allyson Felix
 United States 14 March 2010 World Championships Doha, Qatar [76]
4×800 m relay 8:25.5 (ht) Villanova University
Gina Procaccio
Debbie Grant
Michelle DiMuro
Celeste Halliday
 United States 7 February 1987 Gainesville, United States
Distance medley relay 10:50.98 University of Tennessee
Phobe Wright
Brittany Jones
Chanelle Price
Sarah Bowman
 United States 13 March 2009 NCAA Division I Championships College Station, United States [77]

Outdoor Non-standard Events

Men

Statisticians keep additional records in events that are not officially sanctioned by the NACAC.

Event Record Athlete Nationality Date Meet Place Ref Video
50 m 5.47+ (+0.9 m/s) Usain Bolt  Jamaica 16 August 2009 World Championships Berlin, Germany [78]
60 m 6.31+ (+0.9 m/s) Usain Bolt  Jamaica 16 August 2009 World Championships Berlin, Germany [79] [23]
100 y 9.0 ht Ivory Crockett  United States 11 May 1974 Knoxville, United States [80]
Houston McTear  United States 9 May 1975 Winter Park, United States [80]
9.07+ (−0.5 m/s) Asafa Powell  Jamaica 27 May 2010 Golden Spike Ostrava Ostrava, Czech Republic [81]
150 m (bend) 14.44+ (-0.3 m/s) Usain Bolt  Jamaica 20 August 2009 World Championships Berlin, Germany [82]
150 m (straight) 14.35 (+1.1 m/s) Usain Bolt  Jamaica 17 May 2009 Manchester City Games Manchester, United Kingdom [83]
300 m 30.85 A Michael Johnson  United States 10 April 2000 Engen Grand Prix Pretoria, South Africa [84]
500 m 59.32 Orestes Rodriguez  Cuba 5 February 2013 La Habana, Cuba [85]
600 m 1:12.81 Johnny Gray  United States 24 May 1986 Santa Monica, United States
10 km (road) 27:48 Mark Nenow  United States 2 March 1985 Phoenix, United States
20 km (road) 57:54 Ryan Hall  United States 8 October 2006 Debrecen, Hungary
200 m hurdles (straight) 22.61 (+1.4 m/s) Félix Sánchez  Dominican Republic 17 May 2014 Manchester City Games Manchester, United Kingdom [86] [24]
440 y Hurdles 48.7 Jim Bolding  United States 25 July 1974 Turin, Italy [87]
4×100m Hurdles relay 50.78 Team BoogieFast TC
Nia Ali (12.73)
Kristi Castlin (12.56)
Yvette Lewis (12.76)
Queen Harrison (12.61)
 United States 6 April 2013 Florida Relays Gainesville, United States [88]
Swedish relay 1:46.59 Puma Reggae Team
Christopher Williams (100m)
Usain Bolt (200m)
Davian Clarke (300m)
Jermaine Gonzales (400 m)
 Jamaica 25 July 2006 DN Galan Stockholm, Stockholm [89]

Women

Event Record Athlete Nationality Date Meet Place Ref Video
100 y 9.91+ (+1.1 m/s) [WB] Veronica Campbell-Brown  Jamaica 31 May 2011 Golden Spike Ostrava Ostrava, Czech Republic [90]
150 m (bend) 16.10+ (+1.3 m/s) Florence Griffith Joyner  United States 29 September 1988 Olympic Games Seoul, South Korea
16.46 (−1.5 m/s) Merlene Ottey  Jamaica 27 September 1989 Trapani, Italy [91][92]
150 m (straight) 16.36 (+0.2 m/s) Allyson Felix  United States 25 May 2013 Manchester City Games Manchester, United Kingdom [93]
200 m (straight) 22.55 (+0.2 m/s) Allyson Felix  United States 16 May 2010 Great City Games Manchester Manchester, United Kingdom
300 m 35.30 A [WB] Ana Guevara  Mexico 3 May 2003 GP Banamex Meeting Mexico City, Mexico [94] [25]
200 m hurdles (straight) 25.90 (+1.0 m/s) Dalilah Muhammad  United States 17 May 2014 Manchester City Games Manchester, United Kingdom [95] [26]

+ = en route to a longer distance
A = affected by altitude
# = not officially ratified
≠ = annulled by IAAF due to doping violation, but nevertheless ratified by USATF
a = aided road course according to IAAF rule 260.28
ht = hand timing
OT = oversized track (> 200m in circumference)
X = annulled due to doping violation

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External links

  • NACAC web site
  • Men's North, Central American and Caribbean Continental Records. IAAF
  • Women's North, Central American and Caribbean Continental Records. IAAF
  • Men's North, Central American and Caribbean Continental Records. NACAC
  • Women's North, Central American and Caribbean Continental Records. NACAC
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