The average mile split for the world record holder in the marathon is 4:43 per mile.
22:17 record set by Pre
The 2 mile record at my high shool was set in 1945 and was sub- nine minutes. I wonder what was the world record at that time?
As of February 1, 2008, the fastest mile ever run is 3:43.13 by Hicham El Guerrouj of Morocco.
4.75 minutes per mile based on the current men's world record.
The world record is 12.37.35 set on May 31st 2004 by Kenenisa Bekele This is NOT the world record for the 3 mile--it's the world record for the 5000m. The world record for the 3mile is probably about 5 sec or so faster, but I can't seem to find any info on it.
the 10k (6.2 miles) is 26:17 by Kenenisa Bekele of Ethiopia
The world record for running the mile is 3 minutes and 43 seconds. This record was made by Hicham el Guerouj
Roger Bannister was the first person to break the the 4 minute record in a mile as a world record.
It was Steve Ovett's world record in 1978 at Crystal Palace I believe, with a time of 8 Mins13.5secs. I know this record stood for some years but has it been beaten? the world record 7:58.61 by Daniel Komen in 1997 the indoor world record is 8:04.35, by Kenenisa Bekele in 2008
fastest women mile swim
It all depends on how fit you are. The men's world record is somewhere around 2 hours 6 minutes. The women's world record is around 2 hours 20 minutes. Breaking 3 hours is the goal for many runners who are not world class.
The mile and a half run is extremely rarely, if ever contested by elite runners. However based on current world records for the mile and two mile, we can infer that the world record if it were commonly contested would probably be about 5:50.
peter snell sets world mile record in 15 march 1965
The 70.3 half Ironman is a triathlon not a marathon. It consist of an 1.2 mile swim, 56 mile bike, and an 13.1 mile run.
No woman as ever finshed a mile.
current women's world is4:12.56
The current mile world record holders are Morocco's Hicham El Guerrouj with 3:43.13 minutes and Svetlana Masterkova of Russia with the women's record of 4:12.56 minutes.
The women's world record for the exact two-mile (about 3218 meters) is 8:58.58 set by Meseret Defar of Ethiopia in 2007
A 26 mile race is a marathon.
The current world record for the mile is about 3:43.
The world record for swimming a mile is held by Sun Yang of China. Sun's time is 14 minutes 31 seconds, set in 2012.
it's simple. it says it in the question, it's marathon.