World Records / Past World Athletics Championships Record

Women 400m World Record Marita KOCH  47.60 (1985)
(as of June 2023)

Women[400m]

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EWR (Equals World Record)

Events Name Mark
Helsinki 1983 Jarmila Kratochvilova (TCH) 47.99 WR
Rome 1987 Olga Bryzgina (URS) 49.83
Tokyo 1991 Marie-Jose Perec (FRA) 49.13
Stuttgart 1993 Jearl Miles (USA) 49.82
Gothenburg 1995 Marie-Jose Perec (FRA) 49.28
Athens 1997 Cathy Freeman (AUS) 49.77
Seville 1999 Cathy Freeman (AUS) 49.67
Edmonton 2001 Amy Mbacke Thiam (SEN) 49.86
Saint-Denis 2003 Ana Guevara (MEX) 48.89
Helsinki 2005 Tonique Williams-Darling (BAH) 49.55
Osaka 2007 Christine Ohuruogu (GBR) 49.61
Berlin 2009 Sanya Richards (USA) 49.00
Daegu 2011 Amantle Montsho (BOT) 49.56
Moscow 2013 Christine Ohuruogu (GBR) 49.41
Beijing 2015 Allyson Felix (USA) 49.26
London 2017 Phyllis Francis (USA) 49.92
Doha 2019 Salwa Eid NASER (BRN) 48.14
Oregon 2022 Shaunae MILLER-UIBO (BAH) 49.11
Budapest 2023 Marileidy PAULINO(DOM) 48.76

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