Type Progression Mark Wind Competitor DOB Country Venue Date
World Records 45.94 Karsten WARHOLM 28 FEB 1996 NOR NOR Olympic Stadium, Tokyo (JPN) 03 AUG 2021
World Championships in Athletics Records 47.18 Kevin YOUNG 16 SEP 1966 USA USA Gottlieb-Daimler Stadion, Stuttgart (GER) 19 AUG 1993
World Leading 2021 45.94 Karsten WARHOLM 28 FEB 1996 NOR NOR Olympic Stadium, Tokyo (JPN) 03 AUG 2021
Olympic Games Records 45.94 Karsten WARHOLM 28 FEB 1996 NOR NOR Olympic Stadium, Tokyo (JPN) 03 AUG 2021
Area Records - Africa 47.10 Samuel MATETE 27 JUL 1968 ZAM ZAM Letzigrund, Zürich (SUI) 07 AUG 1991
Area Records - Asia 46.98 Abderrahman SAMBA 05 SEP 1995 QAT QAT Stade Charléty, Paris (FRA) 30 JUN 2018
Area Records - Europe 45.94 Karsten WARHOLM 28 FEB 1996 NOR NOR Olympic Stadium, Tokyo (JPN) 03 AUG 2021
Area Records - NACAC 46.17 Rai BENJAMIN 27 JUL 1997 USA USA Olympic Stadium, Tokyo (JPN) 03 AUG 2021
Area Records - Oceania 48.28 Rohan ROBINSON 15 NOV 1971 AUS AUS Olympic Stadium, Atlanta, GA (USA) 31 JUL 1996
Area Records - South America 46.72 Alison DOS SANTOS 03 JUN 2000 BRA BRA Olympic Stadium, Tokyo (JPN) 03 AUG 2021
Type Progression Mark Wind Competitor DOB Country Venue Date
World U20 Records 48.02 Danny HARRIS 07 SEP 1965 USA USA Los Angeles, CA (USA) 17 JUN 1984
World U20 Records 47.85 * Sean BURRELL 23 FEB 2002 USA USA Hayward Field, Eugene, OR (USA) 11 JUN 2021
World U20 Championships Records 48.51 Kerron CLEMENT 31 OCT 1985 USA USA Stadio Zecchini, Grosseto (ITA) 16 JUL 2004
World U20 Leading 2021 47.85 Sean BURRELL 23 FEB 2002 USA USA Hayward Field, Eugene, OR (USA) 11 JUN 2021

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* Pending ratification.