World Record Progression of 4x200 Metres Relay

Mark Wind Competitor DOB Country Venue Date
1:27.46 United States Blue USA USA Philadelphia, PA (USA) 29 APR 2000
1:28.15 German Democratic Republic GDR GDR Jena (GDR) 09 AUG 1980
1:30.74 Ukraine URS URS Moskva (URS) 29 JUL 1979
1:31.57 Great Britain & NI GBR GBR London (GBR) 20 AUG 1977
1:32.4h German Democratic Republic GDR GDR Jena (GDR) 13 AUG 1976
1:33.8h Great Britain & NI GBR GBR London (GBR) 24 AUG 1968
1:34.4h Soviet Union URS URS Leninakan (URS) 02 OCT 1967
1:35.1h Soviet Union URS URS Moskva (URS) 14 JUL 1963
1:36.0h y German Democratic Republic GDR GDR Leipzig (GDR) 26 JUL 1958
1:36.3h y Australia AUS AUS Sydney (AUS) 05 DEC 1956
1:36.4h y German Democratic Republic GDR GDR Rostock (GDR) 29 JUL 1956
1:36.4h Soviet Union URS URS Bucuresti (ROU) 09 AUG 1953
1:39.7h Southern Counties Team GBR GBR London (GBR) 17 SEP 1952
1:39.7h Soviet Union URS URS Bucuresti (ROU) 27 SEP 1951
1:40.6h Dynamo Moskva URS URS Moskva (URS) 12 JUL 1950
1:41.0h Netherlands NED NED Hilversum (NED) 27 AUG 1944
1:45.3h Brandenburg GER GER Cottbus (GER) 19 JUN 1938
1:45.8h Central Germany GER GER Neurössen (GER) 26 JUN 1932
1:45.8h Germany GER GER Neurössen (GER) 26 JUN 1932
1:47.6h Linnets Saint-Maur FRA FRA Paris (FRA) 28 JUL 1929
1:48.2h SC Brandenburg Berlin GER GER Berlin (GER) 14 JUN 1929
1:50.4h Linnets Saint-Maur FRA FRA Paris (FRA) 15 JUL 1928
1:50.6h SC Charlottenburg Berlin GER GER Berlin (GER) 24 JUN 1928
1:51.6h England GBR GBR Paris (FRA) 23 SEP 1923
1:53.0h y England GBR GBR Paris (FRA) 30 OCT 1921

Legend

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