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                               Men

      100m:  Usain Bolt (Jam - 2009)                     9.58
      200m:  Usain Bolt (Jam - 2009)                    19.19
      400m:  Wayde van Niekerk (SA - 2016)              43.03
      800m:  David Rudisha (Ken - 2012)               1:40.91
     1000m:  Noah Ngeny (Ken - 1999)                  2:11,96
     1500m:  Hiscaam al-Qaruug (Mar - 1998)           3:26,00
      Mile:  Hiscaam al-Qaruug (Mar - 1999)           3:43,13
     3000m:  Daniel Komen (Ken - 1996)                7:20.67
     5000m:  Kenenisa Bekele (Aeth - 2004)           12:37,35
    10000m:  Kenenisa Bekele (Aeth - 2005)           26:17,53
    110m H:  Aries Merritt (USA - 2012)                 12.80
    400m H:  Kevin Young (USA - 1992)                   46.78
   3000m S:  Stephen Cherono Shaheen (Qatvar - 2004)  7:53.64
      Long:  Mike Powell (USA)                           8.95
    Triple:  Jonathan Edwards (GB - 1995)               18.29
      High:  Sotomayor (Cuba - 1993)                     2.45
Pole vault:  Sergei Bubka (Ucr - 1994)                   6.14
  Shot put:  Randy Barnes (USA - 1990)                  23.12
    Discus:  Jürgen Schult (DDR - 1986)                 74.08
   Javelin:  Jan Zelezny (Cec - 1996)                   98.48
    Hammer:  Yurii Sedykh (SSSR - 1986)                 86.74
 Decathlon:  Ashton Eaton (USA - 2012)                   9039
    4x100m:  Jamaica (2012)                             36.84
    4x400m:  USA (1998)                               2:54.20

                               Women

      100m:  Florence Griffith (USA - 1988)             10.49
      200m:  Florence Griffith (USA - 1988)             21.34
      400m:  Marita Koch (D - 1985)                     47.60
      800m:  Jarmila Kratochvilova (Cec - 1983)       1:53.28
     1000m:  Svetlana Masterkova (Rus - 1996)         2:28.98
     1500m:  Genzebe Dibaba (Eth - 2015)              3:50.07
      Mile:  Svetlana Masterkova (Rus - 1996)         4:12.56
     3000m:  Wang Jun-xia (China)
     5000m:  Tirunesh Dibaba (Eth - 2008)            14:11.15
    10000m:  Almaz Ayana (Eth - 2016)                29:17.45
    100m H:  Kendra Harrison (USA - 2016)               12.20
    400m H:  Yulya Pechonkina (Rus - 2003)              52.34
   3000m H:  Gulnara Samitova (Rus - 2008)            8:58.81
      High:  Stefka Kostadinova (Bul - 1987)             2.09
Pole vault:  Elena Isinbaeva (Rus - 2009)                5.06
      Long:  Galina Chistyakova (SSSR - 1988)            7.52
    Triple:  Inessa Kravets (Ucr - 1995)                15.50
  Shot put:  Natalya Lisovskaya (SSSR - 1987)           22.63
    Discus:  Gabriele Reinsch (D - 1988)                76.80
   Javelin:  Barbora Spotakova (Cze - 2008)             72.28
    Hammer:  Anita Wlodarczyk (Pol - 2016)              82.29
 Heptatlon:  Jackie Joyner-Kersee (USA - 1988)           7291
    4x100m:  USA (2012)                                 40.82
    4x400m:  URSS (1988)                              3:15.17

                      
                           Greyhounds

      502m:  Mr. Peabody (1996)                         29.49
      603m:  P's Rambling (1987)                        36.43
      704m:  Runaway Sue (1991)                         42.57

         Mean times over 100m:

        Mr. Peabody 5.88, P's Rambling 6.05, Runaway Sue 6.05.
      Assuming 6.43 for the last 95m, Runaway Sue would 
      have run the 800m in 49 against Kipketer's record of 101.11,
      doubling him.
        Mr. Peabody's time means 23.48 for 400m or 61.2 km/h.
      The 1993 Guiness reports The Shoe running 374m in 20.1
      in 1968 (then-straightaway track at Richmond), corres-
      ponding to 5.37 for 100m or 67 km/h.

                             Horses

         From the 1993 Guiness:

       402m:  Big Racket                                20.8
      2414m:  Hawkster                                 142.8

      Mean times over 100m: Big Racket 5.18 (69.4 km/h),
      Hawkster 5.91 (60.9 km/h). Big Racket carried 51.6 kg,
      Hawkster carried 54.8 kg.

            The cheetah arrives at 96 km/h for 500m
                 (100m in 3.75 and 400m in 15)