Male- Randy Barnes(USA) 23.12mFemale-Natalya Lisovskaya(Soviet Union) 22.63
male: Usain Bolt female: Flornce Griffith-Joyner
Paula Radcliffe is a long-distance runner and a marathon world record holder.
Randy Gardner - record holder - was born in 1946.
Ukraine's Inessa Kravets is the current women's world record holder in the triple jump. Her jump of 15.50 metres (meters) in 1995 is the current world record.
Before the current record holder, Edwards, was Willie Banks.
Usain Bolt is from Jamaca
Usain Bolt from Jamaica is the world record holder and the Olympic Champion
The plural form is record holders.
As of May 2014, Jan _elezn_ is still the current Olympic record holder for the men's javelin. He became the record holder in April 1986.
The current Commonwealth Games record for the 100m is held by Ato Boldon, who ran the distance in 9.88 at the 1998 Games.