World Record Progression of 10,000 Metres

Mark Wind Competitor DOB Country Venue Date
30:26.50 Linet Chepkwemoi MASAI 05 DEC 1989 KEN KEN National Stadium, Beijing (CHN) 15 AUG 2008
30:31.55 Huina XING 25 FEB 1984 CHN CHN Stade de France, Paris-St-Denis (FRA) 23 AUG 2003
30:39.41 Lixin LAN 14 FEB 1979 CHN CHN Shanghai (CHN) 19 OCT 1997
31:32.92 Sally BARSOSIO 21 MAR 1978 KEN KEN Olympic Stadium, Athina (GRE) 05 AUG 1997
31:40.42 Annemari SANDELL-HYVÄRINEN 02 JAN 1977 FIN FIN Olympic Stadium, Atlanta, GA (USA) 27 JUL 1996
31:40.56 Delillah ASIAGO 24 FEB 1972 KEN KEN Tokyo (JPN) 16 JUN 1991
32:16.24 Masami ISHIZAKA 27 MAR 1971 JPN JPN Duisburg (GER) 29 AUG 1989
32:25.74 Olga NAZARKINA 01 JUN 1970 URS URS Varazdin (CRO) 25 AUG 1989
32:44.52 Anke SCHÄNING 24 JUN 1970 GDR GDR Potsdam (GDR) 08 JUN 1988
32:48.1h Akemi MASUDA 1964 JPN JPN Kobe (JPN) 02 MAY 1982

Legend

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