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Track and Field Records - Track & Field - About.com
A compilation of track and field records, including world, Olympic and ... links include outdoor and indoor American records, as recognized by USA Track & Field.
Women's Track & Field World Records. - About.com
Florence Griffith-Joyner, USA, 10.49. When Griffith-Joyner set her record in the 100, at the U.S. Olympic trials in 1988, the track's wind meter showed that other ...
Men's Track & Field World Records by Event - About.com
World records in a variety of Track & Field Events. ... missed the U.S. Championships and ran only four 400-meter races before the World Championships (where ...
Men's Fastest Mile Times (World Records) - Track & Field - About.com
The greatest men's mile runs in track and field history. ... mile was run by John Paul Jones of the U.S. No, the record doesn't go back to the American Revolution .
Men's 100-Meter World Records - Track & Field - About.com
American Luther Cary ran the first recorded 10.8-second 100 meters, on July 4, 1891. Cary's unofficial world record was matched 14 times by 13 different ...
Fastest Mile Times: The Women's Mile World Records - Track & Field
The greatest women's mile runs in track and field history. ... As the mile record was being re-written throughout the '70s, a future star was rising in the U.S. Mark ...
Men's Javelin Throw World Records - Track & Field - About.com
The javelin record inched upward three times in the next eight years, as American Albert Cantello (1959), Italy's Carlo Lievore (1961) and Norway's Terje ...
Men's Long Jump World Records - Track & Field - About.com
O'Connor's mark stood for almost 20 years before the initial squad of American record-holders took charge. Edward Gourdin was the first to pass the 25-foot ...
Men's 400-Meter World Records - Track & Field - About.com
Seventeen of the 20 record-holders have been Americans, including some competitors who ran faster in the 440 yards than anyone had previously run over 400 ...
Men's 800-Meter World Records - Track & Field - About.com
Meredith won the gold medal in 1:51.9, in a close race with fellow Americans Mel Sheppard and Ira Davenport, who both finished in 1:52.0. Meredith's record ...