World Records / Past World Athletics Championships Record

Men 1500m World Record Hicham El Guerrouj  3:26.00 (1998)
(as of June 2023)

Men[1500m]

WR (World Record)

EWR (Equals World Record)

Events Name Mark
Helsinki 1983 Steve Cram (gbr) 3.41.59
Rome 1987 Abdi Bile (SOM) 3.36.80
Tokyo 1991 Noureddine Morceli (ALG) 3.32.84
Stuttgart 1993 Noureddine Morceli (ALG) 3.34.24
Gothenburg 1995 Noureddine Morceli (ALG) 3.33.73
Athens 1997 Hicham El Guerrouj (MAR) 3.35.83
Seville 1999 Hicham El Guerrouj (MAR) 3.27.65
Edmonton 2001 Hicham El Guerrouj (MAR) 3.30.68
Saint-Denis 2003 Hicham El Guerrouj (MAR) 3.31.77
Helsinki 2005 Rashid Ramzi (BRN) 3.37.88
Osaka 2007 Bernard Lagat (USA) 3.34.77
Berlin 2009 Yusuf Saad KAMEL (BRN) 3.35.93
Daegu 2011 Asbel Kiprop(KEN) 3.35.69
Moscow 2013 Asbel Kiprop(KEN) 3.36.28
Beijing 2015 Asbel Kiprop(KEN) 3.34.40
London 2017 Elijah Motonei Manangoi (KEN) 3.33.61
Doha 2019 Timothy CHERUIYOT (KEN) 3.29.26
Oregon 2022 Jake WIGHTMAN (GBR) 3.29.23
Budapest 2023 Josh KERR (GBR) 3.29.38

WR (World Record)

EWR (Equals World Record)

About TDK

TDK is a comprehensive electronic components manufacturer founded in 1935 to commercialize ferrite, an electromagnetic material.
TDK has been an Official Partner of World Athletics Championships since the first competition held in Helsinki in 1983.