World Record Progression of 110 Metres Hurdles

Mark Wind Competitor DOB Country Venue Date
12.80 +0.3 Aries MERRITT 24 JUL 1985 USA USA Boudewijnstadion, Bruxelles (BEL) 07 SEP 2012
12.87 +0.9 Dayron ROBLES 19 NOV 1986 CUB CUB Ostrava (CZE) 12 JUN 2008
12.88 +1.1 Xiang LIU 13 JUL 1983 CHN CHN Pontaise, Lausanne (SUI) 11 JUL 2006
12.91 +0.3 Xiang LIU 13 JUL 1983 CHN CHN Olympic Stadium, Athina (GRE) 27 AUG 2004
12.91 +0.5 Colin JACKSON 18 FEB 1967 GBR GBR Gottlieb-Daimler Stadion, Stuttgart (GER) 20 AUG 1993
12.92 -0.1 Roger KINGDOM 26 AUG 1962 USA USA Letzigrund, Zürich (SUI) 16 AUG 1989
12.93 -0.2 Renaldo NEHEMIAH 24 MAR 1959 USA USA Zürich (SUI) 19 AUG 1981
13.00 +0.9 Renaldo NEHEMIAH 24 MAR 1959 USA USA Westwood, CA (USA) 06 MAY 1979
13.16 +1.7 Renaldo NEHEMIAH 24 MAR 1959 USA USA San José (USA) 14 APR 1979
13.21 +0.6 Alejandro CASANAS 29 JAN 1954 CUB CUB Sofia (BUL) 21 AUG 1977
13.0h +1.8 Guy DRUT 06 DEC 1950 FRA FRA Berlin (GER) 22 AUG 1975
13.1h +1.2 Guy DRUT 06 DEC 1950 FRA FRA St-Maur (FRA) 23 JUL 1975
13.1h +1.5 Rodney MILBURN 18 MAR 1950 USA USA Siena, NY (USA) 22 JUL 1973
13.1h +1.1 Rodney MILBURN 18 MAR 1950 USA USA Zürich (SUI) 06 JUL 1973
13.2h +0.3 Rodney MILBURN 18 MAR 1950 USA USA Olympiastadion, München (GER) 07 SEP 1972
13.2h -0.9 Willie DAVENPORT 08 JUN 1943 USA USA Zürich (SUI) 04 JUL 1969
13.2h +1.8 Earl MCCULLOUCH 12 JAN 1946 USA USA Minneapolis, MN (USA) 16 JUL 1967
13.2h 0.0 Lee CALHOUN 23 FEB 1933 USA USA Bern (SUI) 21 AUG 1960
13.2h +1.9 Martin LAUER 02 JAN 1937 FRG FRG Zürich (SUI) 07 JUL 1959
13.4h 0.0 Jack DAVIS 11 SEP 1931 USA USA Bakersfield, CA (USA) 22 JUN 1956
13.5h Dick ATTLESEY 10 MAY 1929 USA USA Helsinki (FIN) 10 JUL 1950
13.6h +0.9 Dick ATTLESEY 10 MAY 1929 USA USA College Park, MD (USA) 24 JUN 1950
13.7h 0.0 Fred WOLCOTT 18 NOV 1917 USA USA Philadelphia, PA (USA) 29 JUN 1941
13.7h 0.0 Forrest TOWNS 06 FEB 1914 USA USA Oslo (NOR) 27 AUG 1936
14.1h +1.3 Forrest TOWNS 06 FEB 1914 USA USA Olympiastadion, Berlin (GER) 06 AUG 1936
14.1h +2.4 Forrest TOWNS 06 FEB 1914 USA USA Chicago, IL (USA) 19 JUN 1936
14.2h Alvin MOREAU 06 JUN 1910 USA USA Oslo (NOR) 02 AUG 1935
14.2h Percy BEARD 26 JAN 1908 USA USA Oslo (NOR) 05 AUG 1934
14.3h Percy BEARD 26 JAN 1908 USA USA Stockholm (SWE) 24 JUL 1934
14.4h John MORRISS 23 JUL 1908 USA USA Torino (ITA) 08 SEP 1933
14.4h John MORRISS 23 JUL 1908 USA USA Budapest (HUN) 12 AUG 1933
14.4h George SALING 24 JUL 1909 USA USA Memorial Coliseum, Los Angeles, CA (USA) 02 AUG 1932
14.4h -0.2 Jack KELLER 23 OCT 1911 USA USA Palo Alto, CA (USA) 16 JUL 1932
14.4h Percy BEARD 26 JAN 1908 USA USA Cambridge, MA (USA) 18 JUN 1932
14.4h Bengt SJÖSTEDT 02 NOV 1906 FIN FIN Helsinki (FIN) 05 SEP 1931
14.4h Eric WENNSTRÖM 10 MAR 1909 SWE SWE Stockholm (SWE) 25 AUG 1929
14.6h George WEIGHTMAN-SMITH 31 OCT 1905 RSA RSA Olympisch Stadion, Amsterdam (NED) 31 JUL 1928
14.8h Sten PETTERSSON 11 SEP 1902 SWE SWE Stockholm (SWE) 18 SEP 1927
14.8h Earl THOMSON 15 FEB 1895 CAN CAN Champs de Beerschot Stadium, Antwerpen (BEL) 18 AUG 1920
15.0h Forrest SMITHSON 26 SEP 1884 USA USA White City Stadium, London (GBR) 25 JUL 1908

Legend

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