World Record Progression of 800 Metres

Mark Wind Competitor DOB Country Venue Date
1:41.73 Nijel AMOS 15 MAR 1994 BOT BOT Olympic Stadium, London (GBR) 09 AUG 2012
1:42.69 Abubaker KAKI 21 JUN 1989 SUD SUD Bislett, Oslo (NOR) 06 JUN 2008
1:43.64 Japheth KIMUTAI 20 DEC 1978 KEN KEN Zürich (SUI) 13 AUG 1997
1:44.3h Joaquim CRUZ 12 MAR 1963 BRA BRA Rio de Janeiro (BRA) 27 JUN 1981

Legend

* Pending ratification. Mx: mixed gender race. Wo: women only race. (i): set indoor.