Masters M80 3000 metres world record progression

This is the progression of world record improvements of the 3000 metres M80 division of Masters athletics. Records must be set in properly conducted, official competitions under the standing IAAF rules unless modified by World Masters Athletics.

The M80 division consists of male athletes who have reached the age of 80 but have not yet reached the age of 85, so exactly from their 80th birthday to the day before their 85th birthday.

Key

  Incomplete information   Pending   better indoor records

Hand Auto Athlete Nationality Birthdate Location Date
11:56.25+ Jose Vicente Rioseco Lopez  Spain 30 April 1941 Pontevedra 4 September 2021
12:00.88i Ed Whitlock  Canada 6 March 1931 Kamloops 19 March 2011
12:13.56 Ed Whitlock  Canada 6 March 1931 Toronto 26 July 2011
13:05.3 Luciano Acquarone  Italy 4 October 1930 Imperia 2 July 2011
13:09.48 Ed Benham  United States 12 July 1907 Raleigh 1 May 1989
13:17.0 Fritz Helber  Germany 20 December 1905 Stuttgart 14 September 1986

References

Masters Athletics 3000 m list