IAAF Ratifies World Records, release, note by Larry Eder

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David Rudisha, 800 meters, London 2012, photo by PhotoRun.net

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Carmelita Jeter, 4 x 100m WR, London 2012, photo by PhotoRun.net

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Usain Bolt, 4 x 100m WR, London 2012, photo by PhotoRun.net

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Elena Lashmanova, 20k RW, London 2012, photo by PhotoRun.net
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Nijel Amos, 800m WJR, London 2012, photo by PhotoRun.net

The IAAF recognized the superlative performances that are world records, coming from this past summer. Here are the new records that were recognized:
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PRESS RELEASE

 

7 November 2012

 

World records ratified

 

Monaco - The following World records have recently been ratified...

 

 

MEN - SENIOR

 

800m

1:40.91 David Lekuta Rudisha KEN, London, GBR, 9 Aug 12

 

previous: 1:41.01 David Lekuta Rudisha KEN, Rieti, ITA, 29 Aug 10

 

 

4 x 100m

36.84 Jamaica, London, GBR, 11 Aug 12

(Nesta Carter; Michael Frater; Yohan Blake; Usain Bolt)

 

previous: 37.04 Jamaica, Daegu, KOR, 4 Sep 11

 

 

WOMEN - SENIOR

 

4 x 100m

40.82 United States of America, London, GBR, 10 Aug 12

(Tianna Madison; Allyson Felix; Bianca Knight; Carmelita Jeter)

 

previous: 41.37 German Democratic Republic, Canberra, AUS, 6 Oct 85

 

 

20km Race Walk

1:25:02 Elena Lashmanova RUS, London, GBR, 11 Aug 12

 

previous: 1:25:08 Vera Sokolova RUS, Sochi, RUS, 26 Feb 11

 

 

MEN - JUNIOR

 

800m

1:41.73 Nijel Amos (94) BOT, London, GBR, 9 Aug 12

 

previous: 1:42.69 Abubaker Kaki (89) SUD, Oslo, NOR, 6 Jun 08

 

 

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