Hicham el Guerrouj.
fastest women mile swim
Hicham el Guerouj of Morocco ran a 3:43 and he holds the record
current women's world is4:12.56
Wendy Trollope when she was 11
Hicham El Guerrouj
Through February, 2009 the women's world record for the mile run is 4:12.56 set by Svetlana Masterkova of Russia on August 14, 1996.
The 800m is the metric equivalent of the half mile. The world record is 1:41.01 held by David Rudisha of Kenya.
Hicham El Guerrouj of Morroco holds the world record in the mile, 3:43.13.
Hicham El Guerrouj of Morocco holds the world record for the fastest mile with a time of 3:43.13
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
AnswerKenenisa Bekele of Ethiopia holds the world record in the 5000 meters (3.1 miles), 12:37.35. The IAAF no longer keeps track of events measured in English units with the exception of the mile run.