Type Progression Mark Wind Competitor DOB Country Venue Date
World Records 8:16.60 Genzebe DIBABA 08 FEB 1991 ETH ETH Globe Arena, Stockholm (SWE) 06 FEB 2014
World Indoor Championships Records 8:33.82 Elly VAN HULST 09 JUN 1959 NED NED Budapest Sportcsarnok, Budapest (HUN) 04 MAR 1989
World Leading 2021 8:22.65 Gudaf TSEGAY 23 JAN 1997 ETH ETH Gallur, Madrid (ESP) 24 FEB 2021
Area Records - Africa 8:16.60 Genzebe DIBABA 08 FEB 1991 ETH ETH Globe Arena, Stockholm (SWE) 06 FEB 2014
Area Records - Asia 8:39.64 Winfred Mutile YAVI 31 DEC 1999 BRN BRN Val-de-Reuil (FRA) 14 FEB 2020
Area Records - Europe 8:26.41 Laura MUIR 09 MAY 1993 GBR GBR Messehalle, Karlsruhe (GER) 04 FEB 2017
Area Records - NACAC 8:25.70 Karissa SCHWEIZER 04 MAY 1996 USA USA Boston Univ. Track & Tennis Center, Boston, MA (USA) 27 FEB 2020
Area Records - Oceania 8:38.14 Kimberley SMITH 19 NOV 1981 NZL NZL Boston, MA (USA) 27 JAN 2007
Area Records - South America 9:07.08 Letitia VRIESDE 05 OCT 1964 SUR SUR The Hague (NED) 31 JAN 1993
Type Progression Mark Wind Competitor DOB Country Venue Date
World U20 Records 8:33.56 Tirunesh DIBABA 01 OCT 1985 ETH ETH National Indoor Arena, Birmingham (GBR) 20 FEB 2004
World U20 Leading 2021 9:14.28 Gréta VARGA 19 DEC 2003 HUN HUN BOK Csarnok, Budapest (HUN) 07 FEB 2021

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* Pending ratification.