Type Progression Mark Wind Competitor DOB Country Venue Date
World Records 43.03 Wayde VAN NIEKERK 15 JUL 1992 RSA RSA Estádio Olímpico, Rio de Janeiro (BRA) 14 AUG 2016
World Championships in Athletics Records 43.18 Michael JOHNSON 13 SEP 1967 USA USA La Cartuja, Sevilla (ESP) 26 AUG 1999
World Championships Combined Best Performances 45.00 Ashton EATON 21 JAN 1988 USA USA National Stadium, Beijing (CHN) 28 AUG 2015
World Combined Best Performances 45.00 Ashton EATON 21 JAN 1988 USA USA National Stadium, Beijing (CHN) 28 AUG 2015
World Leading 2024 44.05 Christopher MORALES-WILLIAMS 05 AUG 2004 CAN CAN Percy Beard Track, Gainesville, FL (USA) 11 MAY 2024
Olympic Games Records 43.03 Wayde VAN NIEKERK 15 JUL 1992 RSA RSA Estádio Olímpico, Rio de Janeiro (BRA) 14 AUG 2016
Area Records - Africa 43.03 Wayde VAN NIEKERK 15 JUL 1992 RSA RSA Estádio Olímpico, Rio de Janeiro (BRA) 14 AUG 2016
Area Records - Asia 43.93 Youssef Ahmed MASRAHI 31 DEC 1987 KSA KSA National Stadium, Beijing (CHN) 23 AUG 2015
Area Records - Europe 44.26 Matthew HUDSON-SMITH 26 OCT 1994 GBR GBR Nemzeti Atlétikai Központ, Budapest (HUN) 22 AUG 2023
Area Records - Europe 44.07 * Matthew HUDSON-SMITH 26 OCT 1994 GBR GBR Bislett Stadion, Oslo (NOR) 30 MAY 2024
Area Records - NACAC 43.18 Michael JOHNSON 13 SEP 1967 USA USA La Cartuja, Sevilla (ESP) 26 AUG 1999
Area Records - Oceania 44.38 Darren CLARK 06 SEP 1965 AUS AUS Olympic Stadium, Jamsil, Seoul (KOR) 26 SEP 1988
Area Records - South America 43.93 Anthony José ZAMBRANO 17 JAN 1998 COL COL National Stadium, Tokyo (JPN) 02 AUG 2021
Type Progression Mark Wind Competitor DOB Country Venue Date
World U20 Records 43.87 Steve LEWIS 16 MAY 1969 USA USA Olympic Stadium, Jamsil, Seoul (KOR) 28 SEP 1988
World U20 Championships Records 44.58 Anthony PESELA 09 JUN 2002 BOT BOT Moi International Sports Centre, Kasarani, Nairobi (KEN) 21 AUG 2021
World U20 Leading 2024 44.52 Samuel OGAZI 14 MAY 2006 NGR NGR Hayward Field, Eugene, OR (USA) 07 JUN 2024
Type Progression Mark Wind Competitor DOB Country Venue Date
World U18 Best Performances 44.84 Justin ROBINSON 30 MAR 2002 USA USA Albuquerque, NM (USA) 08 JUN 2019
World U18 Championships Records 45.24 Kirani JAMES 01 SEP 1992 GRN GRN Bressanone (ITA) 10 JUL 2009
Youth Olympic Games Records 46.31 Martin MANLEY 10 MAR 1997 JAM JAM Olympic Stadium, Nanjing (CHN) 23 AUG 2014

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* Pending ratification.