World Single Age Records- Marathon

Men
  5y358d   5:25:09     Bucky Cox (USA)              11 Jul 1972   04 Jul 1978  Junction City KS USA
  6y341d   4:07:27     Bucky Cox (USA)              11 Jul 1972   17 Jun 1979  Toledo OH USA
  7y195d   4:04:08     Wesley Paul (USA)            25 Jan 1969   06 Sep 1976  Columbia MO USA
  8y243d   3:15:20     Wesley Paul (USA)            25 Jan 1969   25 Sep 1977  Chicago IL USA
  9y325d   2:56:57     Wesley Paul (USA)            25 Jan 1969   16 Dec 1978  Huntsville AL USA
 10y211d   3:02:23     Daven Chun (USA)             18 May 1964   15 Dec 1974  Honolulu HI USA
 11y323d   2:47:17     Wesley Paul (USA)            25 Jan 1969   13 Dec 1980  Huntsville AL USA
 12y364d   2:46:42     Wesley Paul (USA)            25 Jan 1969   24 Jan 1982  Houston TX USA
 13y146d   2:43:02     Tom Ansberry (USA)           22 Aug 1963   15 Jan 1977  San Diego CA USA
 14y282d   2:41:43     Kevin Kitze (USA)            07 Feb 1960   16 Nov 1974  Allendale MI USA
 15y225d   2:29:11     Mitch Kingery (USA)          03 Jul 1956   13 Feb 1972  Burlingame CA USA
 16y359d   2:15:07     Zhu-hong Li (CHN)            22 Oct 1983   15 Oct 2000  Beijing CHN
 17y357d   2:10:46     Zhu-hong Li (CHN)            22 Oct 1983   14 Oct 2001  Beijing CHN
 18y223d   2:04:32     Tsegay Mekonen Assefa (ETH)  15 Jun 1995   24 Jan 2014  Dubai UAE
 19y239d   2:04:48     Berhanu Shiferaw Tolcha(ETH) 31 May 1993   25 Jan 2013  Dubai UAE 
 20y 69d   2:05:23     Feyisa Lilisa Gemechu (ETH)  01 Feb 1990   11 Apr 2010  Rotterdam NED
 21y 30d   2:04:23     Ayele Abshiro Biza (ETH)     28 Dec 1990   27 Jan 2012  Dubai UAE
 22y249d   2:04:52     Feyisa Lelisa Gemechu (ETH)  01 Feb 1990   07 Oct 2012  Chicago IL USA
 23y 11d   2:04:45     Lelisa Desisa Benti (ETH)    15 Jan 1990   25 Jan 2013  Dubai UAE
 24y360d   2:04:53     Bernard Koech Kiprop (KEN)   31 Jan 1988   25 Jan 2013  Dubai UAE
 25y266d   2:04:38     Tsegay Kebede Tadesse (ETH)  15 Jan 1987   07 Oct 2012  Chicago IL USA
 26y207d   2:03:38     Patrick Makau (KEN)          02 Mar 1985   25 Sep 2011  Berlin GER
 27y  7d   2:04:48     Yemane Adhane Tsegay (ETH)   08 Apr 1985   15 Apr 2012  Rotterdam NED
 28y328d   2:04:05     Eliud Kipchoge (KEN)         05 Nov 1984   29 Sep 2013  Berlin GER
 29y229d   2:03:42     Wilson Kipsang Kiprotich(KEN)15 Mar 1982   30 Oct 2011  Frankfurt GER
 30y249d   2:02:57     Dennis Kipruto Kimetto (KEN) 22 Jan 1984   28 Sep 2014  Berlin GER
 31y198d   2:03:23     Wilson Kipsang Kiprotich(KEN)15 Mar 1982   29 Sep 2013  Berlin GER
 32y 29d   2:04:29     Wilson Kipsang Kiprotich(KEN)15 Mar 1982   13 Apr 2014  London ENG
 33y 16d   2:04:40     Emanuel Mutai (KEN)          01 Apr 1978   17 Apr 2011  London ENG
 34y165d   2:04:26     Haile Gebreselasie (ETH)     18 Apr 1973   30 Sep 2007  Berlin GER
 35y195d   2:03:52     Emanuel Mutai Kipchirchir(KEN)01 Apr 1978  13 Oct 2013  Chicago IL USA
 36y180d   2:03:13     Emanuel Mutai Kipchirchir(KEN)01 Apr 1978  28 Sep 2014  Berlin GER
 37y195d   2:05:52     Abdullah Dawit Shami (ETH)   16 Jul 1974   27 Jan 2012  Dubai UAE
 38y 61d   2:07:12     Carlos Lopes (POR)           18 Feb 1947   20 Apr 1985  Rotterdam NED
 39y336d   2:07:44     Jaouad Gharib (MAR)          22 May 1972   22 Apr 2012  London ENG
 40y236d   2:08:46     Andres Espinosa (MEX)        04 Feb 1963   28 Sep 2003  Berlin GER
 41y253d   2:11:18.6   Jack Foster (NZL)            23 May 1932   31 Jan 1974  Christchurch NZL
 42y 27d   2:11:21     Japhet Kosgei Kipkorir(KEN)  20 Dec 1968   16 Jan 2011  Mumbai IND
 43y219d   2:11:45     Joshua Kipkemboi (KEN)       22 Feb 1959   29 Sep 2002  Saint Paul MN USA
 44y128d   2:15:24     Nelson Chirchir (KEN)        16 Jun 1956   22 Oct 2000  Reims FRA
 45y201d   2:14:16     Jackson Kipngok Yegon (KEN)  16 Aug 1960   05 Mar 2006  Torreon MEX
 46y286d   2:15:24     Reuben Chesang Kambich(KEN)  22 Dec 1962   04 Oct 2009  Saint Paul MN USA
 47y122d   2:16:20     Jackson Kipngok Yegon (KEN)  16 Aug 1960   16 Dec 2007  Monterrey MEX
 48y270d   2:18:57     Ayele Setegne (ISR)          11 Apr 1962   06 Jan 2011  Tiberias ISR
 49y113d   2:19:47     Kjell-Erik Stahl (SWE)       17 Feb 1946   10 Jun 1995  Stockholm SWE
 50y190d   2:19:29     Titus Mamabolo (RSA)         11 Jan 1941   20 Jul 1991  Durban RSA
 51y 28d   2:24:18     Piet vanAlphen (NED)         16 Aug 1930   13 Sep 1981  Eugene OR USA
 52y236d   2:22:14     Piet vanAlphen (NED)         16 Aug 1930   09 Apr 1983  Rotterdam NED
 53y 67d   2:23:44     Piet vanAlphen (NED)         16 Aug 1930   22 Oct 1983  Etten-Leur NED
 54y247d   2:26:35     Piet vanAlphen (NED)         16 Aug 1930   20 Apr 1985  Rotterdam NED
 55y246d   2:25:56     Piet vanAlphen (NED)         16 Aug 1930   19 Apr 1986  Rotterdam NED
 56y236d   2:27:05     Erik-Verner Ostbye (SWE)     25 Jan 1921   18 Sep 1977  Goteborg SWE
 57y103d   2:33:12     Norman Green (USA)           27 Jun 1932   08 Oct 1989  Saint Paul MN USA
 58y 21d   2:35:51     Alex Ratelle (USA)           12 Sep 1924   03 Oct 1982  Saint Paul MN USA
 59y337d   2:34:23     Yoshihisa Hosaka (JPN)       05 Jan 1949   07 Dec 2008  Fukuoka JPN
 60y 27d   2:36:30     Yoshihisa Hosaka (JPN)       05 Jan 1949   01 Feb 2009  Oita JPN
 61y 33d   2:38:12     Yoshihisa Hosaka (JPN)       05 Jan 1949   07 Feb 2010  Oita JPN
 62y202d   2:41:07     John Gilmour (AUS)           03 May 1919   21 Nov 1981  Albany AUS
 63y346d   2:46:30     Yoshihisa Hosaka (JPN)       05 Jan 1949   16 Dec 2012  Hofu JPN
 64y 72d   2:42:44     Clive Davies (USA)           17 Aug 1915   28 Oct 1979  Portland OR USA
 65y129d   2:41:57     Derek Turnbull (NZL)         05 Dec 1926   12 Apr 1992  London ENG
 66y 27d   2:42:49     Clive Davies (USA)           17 Aug 1915   13 Sep 1981  Eugene OR USA
 67y 45d   2:51:07     Luigi Passerini (ITA)        22 Feb 1923   08 Apr 1990  Mirandola ITA
 68y253d   2:51:02     Ed Whitlock (CAN)            06 Mar 1931   14 Nov 1999  Columbus OH USA
 69y237d   2:52:50     Ed Whitlock (CAN)            06 Mar 1931   29 Oct 2000  Columbus OH USA
 70y 68d   3:00:23     Ed Whitlock (CAN)            06 Mar 1931   13 May 2001  New London ON CAN
 71y306d   3:00:58     John Keston (GBR)            05 Dec 1924   06 Oct 1996  Saint Paul MN USA
 72y206d   2:59:09.3   Ed Whitlock (CAN)            06 Mar 1931   28 Sep 2003  Toronto ON CAN
 73y204d   2:54:48.3   Ed Whitlock (CAN)            06 Mar 1931   26 Sep 2004  Toronto ON CAN
 74y 35d   2:58:40.0   Ed Whitlock (CAN)            06 Mar 1931   10 Apr 2005  Rotterdam NED
 75y202d   3:08:34.5   Ed Whitlock (CAN)            06 Mar 1931   24 Sep 2006  Toronto ON CAN
 76y 40d   3:04:53.4   Ed Whitlock (CAN)            06 Mar 1931   15 Apr 2007  Rotterdam NED
 77y143d   3:33:27     Ed Benham (USA)              12 Jul 1907   02 Dec 1984  San Diego CA USA
 78y101d   3:36:59     Warren Utes (USA)            25 Jun 1920   04 Oct 1998  Saint Paul MN USA
 79y288d   3:47:01     Antonino Caponetto (ITA)     11 Dec 1931   25 Sep 2011  Bergamo ITA
 80y224d   3:15:53.9   Ed Whitlock (CAN)            06 Mar 1931   16 Oct 2011  Toronto ON CAN
 81y222d   3:30:28.4   Ed Whitlock (CAN)            06 Mar 1931   14 Oct 2012  Toronto ON CAN
 82y228d   3:41:57.8   Ed Whitlock (CAN)            06 Mar 1931   20 Oct 2013  Toronto ON CAN
 83y158d   4:31:48     Andre Osselaer (BEL)         03 Mar 1916   08 Aug 1999  Gateshead ENG
 84y 86d   4:17:51     Ed Benham (USA)              12 Jul 1907   06 Oct 1991  Saint Paul MN USA
 85y 79d   5:00:25     Lloyd Young (USA)            18 Jul 1923   05 Oct 2008  Saint Paul MN USA
 86y 64d   4:34:55     Robert Horman (AUS)          01 May 1918   04 Jul 2004  Brisbane AUS
 87y201d   5:12:59     Paul Spangler (USA)          18 Mar 1899   05 Oct 1986  Richmond BC CAN
 88y 68d   6:05:53     Mike Fremont (USA)           23 Feb 1922   02 May 2010  Cincinnati OH USA
 89y 94d   6:35:38     Sam Gadless (USA)            30 Nov 1906   03 Mar 1996  Los Angeles CA USA
 90y262d   6:35:47     Mike Fremont (USA)           23 Feb 1922   11 Nov 2012  Huntington WV USA
 91y 13d   6:45:31     Fauja Singh (ENG)            01 Apr 1911   14 Apr 2002  London ENG
 92y180d   5:40:04     Fauja Singh (ENG)            01 Apr 1911   26 Sep 2003  Toronto CAN
 93y 17d   6:07:13     Fauja Singh (ENG)            01 Apr 1911   18 Apr 2004  London ENG

Women
  5y261d   4:56:36     Jennifer Amyx (USA)          16 Jan 1970   04 Oct 1975  Johnstown PA USA
  6y260d   4:00:36     Jennifer Amyx (USA)          16 Jan 1970   02 Oct 1976  Johnstown PA USA
  7y315d   3:51:54     Jennifer Amyx (USA)          16 Jan 1970   27 Nov 1977  Philadelphia PA USA
  8y350d   3:13:24     Tabitha Francks (USA)        24 Nov 1974   13 Nov 1983  Asbury Park NJ USA
  9y182d   3:11:01     Julie Mullin (USA)           30 Aug 1966   28 Feb 1976  Seaside OR USA
 10y180d   2:58:01     Julie Mullin (USA)           30 Aug 1966   26 Feb 1977  Seaside OR USA
 11y116d   2:49:21     Carrier Garritson (USA)      11 Nov 1976   06 Mar 1988  Los Angeles CA USA
 12y161d   2:54:03     Manuela Zipse-Veith (GER)    11 May 1974   19 Oct 1986  Echternach LUX
 13y304d   2:44:03     Kyung-Hee Kim (KOR)          15 May 1973   15 Mar 1987  Seoul KOR
 14y105d   2:33:08     Xin Wei (CHN)                07 Jul 1988   20 Oct 2002  Beijing CHN
 15y213d   2:29:41     Mei-yu Shen (CHN)            21 Mar 1987   20 Oct 2002  Beijing CHN
 16y328d   2:31:51     Li-nan Wang (CHN)            26 Nov 1985   20 Oct 2002  Beijing CHN
 17y319d   2:23:37     Min Liu (CHN)                29 Nov 1983   14 OCt 2001  Beijing CHN
 18y  1d   2:22:38     Ying-ying Zhang (CHN)        04 Jan 1990   05 Jan 2008  Xiamen CHN
 19y180d   2:23:51     Birhane Dibaba Adugna (ETH)  11 Sep 1993   10 Mar 2013  Nagoya JPN
 20y165d   2:22:30     Birhane Dibaba Adugna (ETH)  11 Sep 1993   23 Feb 2014  Tokyo JPN
 21y 92d   2:22:38     Aselefech Mergia (ETH)       23 Jan 1989   25 Apr 2010  London ENG
 22y 99d   2:19:52     Mare Dibaba Hurssa (ETH)     20 Oct 1989   27 Jan 2012  Dubai UAE
 23y  4d   2:19:31     Aselefech Mergia Medessa(ETH)23 Jan 1989   27 Jan 2012  Dubai UAE
 24y176d   2:18:58     Teke Gelaneh Erba (ETH)      22 Oct 1987   15 Apr 2012  Rotterdam NED
 25y196d   2:19:41     Yoko Shibui (JPN)            14 Mar 1979   26 Sep 2004  Berlin GER 
 26y140d   2:20:43     Tegla Loroupe (KEN)          09 May 1973   26 Sep 1999  Berlin GER
 27y 84d   2:19:12     Mizuki Noguchi (JPN)         03 Jul 1978   25 Sep 2005  Berlin GER
 28y300d   2:17:17.7   Paula Radcliffe (ENG)        17 Dec 1973   13 Oct 2002  Chicago IL USA
 29y117d   2:15:24.6   Paula Radcliffe (ENG)        17 Dec 1973   13 Apr 2003  London ENG
 30y 95d   2:18:37     Mary Keitany Chepkosgei(KEN) 18 Jan 1982   22 Apr 2012  London ENG
 31y121d   2:17:42     Paula Radcliffe (ENG)        17 Dec 1973   17 Apr 2005  London ENG
 32y220d   2:19:50     Edna Kiplagat Ngeringwony(KEN)15 Sep 1979  22 Apr 2012  London ENG
 33y330d   2:18:20     Liliya Shobukhova (RUS)      13 Nov 1977   09 Oct 2011  Chicago IL USA
 34y210d   2:20:21     Edna Kiplagat Ngeringwony(KEN)15 Sep 1979  13 Apr 2014  London ENG
 35y259d   2:21:30     Constantina Tomescu (ROM)    23 Jan 1970   09 Oct 2005  Chicago IL USA
 36y 36d   2:19:18.4   Irina Mikitenko (GER)        23 Aug 1972   28 Sep 2008  Berlin GER
 37y198d   2:21:29     Lyudmila Petrova (RUS)       07 Oct 1968   23 Apr 2006  London ENG
 38y 22d   2:24:14     Irina Timofeyeva (RUS)       05 Apr 1970   27 Apr 2008  Hamburg GER
 39y 33d   2:22:18     Irina Mikitenko (GER)        23 Aug 1972   25 Sep 2011  Berlin GER
 40y185d   2:26:41     Irina Mikitenko (GER)        23 Aug 1972   24 Feb 2013  Tokyo JPN
 41y 37d   2:24:53.6   Irina Mikitenko (GER)        23 Aug 1972   29 Sep 2013  Berlin GER
 42y169d   2:26:51     Priscilla Welch (ENG)        22 Nov 1944   10 May 1987  London ENG
 43y221d   2:29:25     Tatyana Pozdniakova (UKR)    04 Mar 1956   11 Oct 1998  Chicago IL USA
 44y195d   2:29:43     Joyce Smith (ENG)            26 Oct 1937   09 May 1982  London ENG
 45y171d   2:32:37     Colleen deReuck (USA)        16 Apr 1964   04 Oct 2009  Saint Paul MN USA
 46y364d   2:30:26     Tatyana Pozdniakova (UKR)    04 Mar 1955   03 Mar 2002  Los Angeles CA USA
 47y223d   2:28:59.5   Tatyana Pozdniakova (UKR)    04 Mar 1955   13 Oct 2002  Providence RI USA
 48y225d   2:37:46     Ramilya Burangulova (RUS)    11 Jul 1961   21 Feb 2010  Jacksonville Beach FL USA
 49y  3d   2:30:17     Tatyana Pozdniakova (UKR)    04 Mar 1955   07 Mar 2004  Los Angeles CA USA
 50y  2d   2:31:05     Tatyana Pozdniakova (UKR)    04 Mar 1955   06 Mar 2005  Los Angeles CA USA
 51y 15d   2:35:46     Tatyana Pozdniakova (UKR)    04 Mar 1955   19 Mar 2006  Los Angeles CA USA
 52y108d   2:48:47     Edeltraud Pohl (GER)         14 Jul 1936   30 Oct 1988  Frankfurt GER
 53y147d   2:47:50     Joan Samuelson (USA)         16 May 1957   10 Oct 2010  Chicago IL USA
 54y125d   2:54:16     Manna Kwak (NED)             14 Dec 1944   18 Apr 1999  Rotterdam NED
 55y 76d   2:52:14     Rae Baymiller (USA)          27 Jul 1943   11 Oct 1998  Chicago IL USA
 56y113d   2:56:49     Jung-Ok Kim (KOR)            14 Jul 1956   04 Nov 2012  Seoul KOR
 57y112d   2:54:29     Jung-Ok Kim (KOR)            14 Jul 1956   03 Nov 2013  Seoul KOR
 58y281d   2:58:37     Christine Kennedy (IRL)      29 Dec 1954   06 Oct 2013  Saint Paul MN USA
 59y289d   3:06:54     Liane Muschler (GER)         02 Jan 1950   18 Oct 2009  Dresden GER
 60y312d   3:01:30     Bernardine Portenski (NZL)   26 Aug 1949   04 Jul 2010  Gold Coast AUS
 61y340d   3:08:50     Georgette Pairo (FRA)        26 Dec 1946   30 Nov 2008  La Rochelle FRA
 62y  6d   3:15:18     Angela Copson (ENG)          20 Apr 1947   26 Apr 2009  London ENG
 63y241d   3:07:48     Emmi Lthi (SUI)             01 Mar 1944   28 Oct 2007  Luzern SUI
 64y108d   3:19:18     Yuriko Tanaka (JPN)          31 Jul 1944   16 Nov 2008  Oiso JPN
 65y 56d   3:12:56.6   Emmi Lthi (SUI)             01 Mar 1944   26 Apr 2009  Zurich SUI
 66y162d   3:19:05     Angela Copson (ENG)          20 Apr 1947   29 Sep 2013  Berlin GER
 67y 42d   3:28:21     Helga Miketta (GER)          23 Mar 1941   04 May 2008  Mainz GER
 68y109d   3:39:58     Vera Nystad (NOR)            18 Dec 1945   06 Apr 2014  Bratislava SVK
 69y171d   3:31:36     Bibbi Lind (SWE)             22 May 1944   09 Nov 2013  Stockholm SWE
 70y149d   3:36:10     Bibbi Lind (SWE)             22 May 1944   18 Oct 2014  Vxj SWE
 71y205d   3:37:05     Helga Miketta (GER)          23 Mar 1941   14 Oct 2012  Essen GER
 72y204d   3:35:29     Helga Miketta (GER)          23 Mar 1941   13 Oct 2013  Essen GER
 73y 85d   3:59:04     Myra Rhodes (USA)            16 Jul 1932   09 Oct 2005  Portland OR USA
 74y 51d   4:01:54.6   Gwen McFarlan (CAN)          04 Apr 1934   25 May 2008  Ottawa ON CAN
 75y339d   4:08:54     Betty-Jean McHugh (CAN)      07 Nov 1927   12 Oct 2003  Victoria BC CAN
 76y189d   4:02:27     Gwen McFarlan (CAN)          04 Apr 1934   10 Oct 2010  Victoria BC CAN
 77y186d   3:52:49     Barbara Dalgleisch (AUS)     09 Jan 1924   14 Jul 2001  Brisbane AUS
 78y  1d   5:00:37     Ida Mintz (USA)              15 Oct 1905   16 Oct 1983  Chicago IL USA
 79y  6d   5:03:54     Ida Mintz (USA)              15 Oct 1905   21 Oct 1984  Chicago IL USA
 80y 51d   4:12:43.6   Gwen McFarlan (CAN)          04 Apr 1934   25 May 2014  Ottawa ON CAN
 81y 37d   4:49:45     Betty-Jean McHugh (CAN)      07 Nov 1927   14 Dec 2008  Honolulu HI USA
 82y 36d   4:53:06     Betty-Jean McHugh (CAN)      07 Nov 1927   13 Dec 2009  Honolulu HI USA
 83y218d   5:51:59     Margaret Davis (USA)         13 Aug 1922   19 Mar 2006  Los Angeles CA USA
 84y 14d   6:02:03     Ida Mintz (USA)              15 Oct 1905   29 Oct 1989  Chicago IL USA
 85y 32d   5:14:26     Betty-Jean McHugh (CAN)      07 Nov 1927   09 Dec 2012  Honolulu HI USA
 86y285d   6:31:42     Margaret Davis (USA)         13 Aug 1922   25 May 2009  Los Angeles CA USA
 87y183d   7:06:48     Mavis Lindgren (USA)         02 Apr 1907   02 Oct 1994  Portland OR USA
 88y182d   8:03:24     Mavis Lindgren (USA)         02 Apr 1907   01 Oct 1995  Portland OR USA
 89y180d   8:09:23     Mavis Lindgren (USA)         02 Apr 1907   29 Sep 1996  Portland OR USA
 90y179d   8:53:08     Mavis Lindgren (USA)         02 Apr 1907   28 Sep 1997  Portland OR USA
 .......
 92y 19d   9:53:48     Gladys Burrill (USA)         23 Nov 1918   12 Dec 2010  Honolulu HI USA


Note: Fauja Singh's 90+ marks are pending verification of date of birth.  His 100 year mark of 8:25:16.3 at Toronto ON/CAN on 16 Oct 2011, is disallowed as he received hands-on assistance at least over the last 500 meters.

Last Updated on 22 Oct 2014

Contributors: Marty Post, Gunars Akerbergs, Ed Whitlock, Maurice Wilson, Paul Michiels, Shigenobu Ota, Yves Seigneuric, Franco Civai, David Monti, Alex Wilson, Brett Larner, Birger Flt, Hans Dahlen, Kevin Kitze