The fastest 800 dash by a male is: 1:41.01 by David Rudisha of Kenya The fastest 800 dash by a female is: 1:53.28 by Jarmila Kartochvilova of Czechoslovakia
The fastest time is 1.53.42
1.14.11 and it is Wilson kipketer
1:45 or lower
Abubaker Kaki 1:43.09
The men's world record for running 800 meters was set in 2010 by David Rudisha of Kenya in a time of 1:41.01. The women's world record for running 800 meters was set in 1983 by Jarmila Kratochvílová of the Czech Republic in a time of 1:53.28.
was florence griffith a 800 meter runner in the 1984 Olympics