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World Record Progression, women 3000m

updated 8 Sept. 2012
 

A. Officially ratified by IAAF

8′ 06″ 11 Wang Junxia, CHN, 13 Sep 93, Beijing

8′ 12″ 19 Wang Junxia, CHN, 12 Sep 93, Beijing

8′ 22″ 26 Tatjana Kazankina, URS, 26 Aug 84, Leningrad

8′ 26″ 78 Svetlana Ulmasova, URS, 25 Jul 82, Kiev

8′ 27″ 12 Ludmila Bragina, URS, 07 Aug 76, College Park

8′ 45″ 4 Grete Waitz, NOR, 21 Jun 76, Oslo

8′ 46″ 6 Grete Waitz, NOR, 24 Jun 75, Oslo

8′ 52″ 74 Ludmila Bragina, URS, 06 Jul 74, Durham

B. statistically valid but unratified for various reasons

8′ 53″ 0 Lyudmila Bragina, URS/RUS, 12 Aug 72, Moscow

9′ 09″ 2 Paola Cacchi, ITA, 11 May 72, Formia

9′ 23″ 40 Joyce Smith, GBR, 16 Jul 71, London

9′ 38″ 0 Paola Pigni – Cacchi, ITA, 02 Sep 69, Milano

9′ 42″ 8 Paola Pigni, ITA, 11 May 69, Formia

10′ 16″ June Bridgland, GBR, 25 Aug 56, London

10′ 26″  Leila Buckland, GBR, 27 Aug 55, London

10′ 55″  Phyllis Green, GBR, 25 Jun 55, London

10′ 56″ Phyllis Green, GBR, 22 May 54, London

11′ 29″ Joan Hall, 30 May 53, London

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