What is the current world record for a half marathon?

To date the fastest in the 21,097 are Kibiwott Kandie and Ruth Chepngetich

In 2021, world records have been broken for this distance in both the male and female categories.

Men's official record

Kibiwott Kandie He is an athlete who holds the world record for a half marathon with a time of 57:32 achieved in the half marathon in Valencia (Spain) on December 6, 2020.

Women's official record

In women the record has it Ruth Chepngetich with a time of 1.04: 02 in the Istanbul half marathon, April 4, 2021. lowering the previous one of Ababel Yeshaneh with 1.04: 31

 Best Half Marathon Brands Men

Time First Name Date Site
57:32:00 Kibiwott Kandie 06/12/2020 Valencia, Spain
58:01:00 Geoffrey Kipsang Kamworor 15/09/2019 Copenhagen, DEN
58:18:00 Abraham Kiptum 28/10/2018 Valencia, Spain
58:23:00 Zersenay Tadese 21/03/2010 Lisbon, BY
58:35:00 Samuel Wanjiru 17/03/2007 The Hague, NED
58:53:00 Samuel Wanjiru 17/02/2007 Ras Al Khaimah, UAE
58:55:00 Haile Gebrselassie 15/01/2006 Phoenix, USA
59:16:00 Samuel Wanjiru 11/09/2005 Rotterdam, NED
59:17:00 Paul Tergat 04/04/1998 Milan, ITA
59:47:00 Moses Tanui 03/04/1993 Milan, ITA
60:14:00 Armando Quintanilla 22/01/1996 Tokyo, Japan
60:46:00 Dionicio Ceron 16/09/1990 Philadelphia, USA
60:55:00 Mark Curp 15/09/1985 Philadelphia, USA
61:14:00 Steve Jones 11/08/1985 Birmingham, GBR
61:21:00 alex hagelsteen 23/09/1984 Remich, LUX-Grevenmacher, LUX
61:32:00 Paul cummings 25/09/1983 Philadelphia, USA
61:36:00 Mike musyoki 19/09/1982 Philadelphia, USA
61:47:00 Herb Lindsay 20/09/1981 Manchester, USA
62:16:00 Stan mavis 27/01/1980 New Orleans, USA
62:32:00 Kirk pfeffer 07/12/1979 Las Vegas, USA
62:36:00 Nick Rose 14/10/1979 Dayton, USA
62:47:00 Anthony Simmons 24/06/1978 Welwyn Garden City, United Kingdom
62:56:00 Miruts Yifter 06/02/1977 Coamo, PUR

Best Women's Half Marathon Brands

Time First Name Date Site
1:04:02 Ruth Chepngetich 04/04/2021 Istanbul, TUR
1:04:31 Ababel Yeshaneh 21/02/2020 United Arab Emirates
1.04:51 Joyciline Jepkosgei 22/10/2017 Valencia, Spain
1.04:52 Joyciline Jepkosgei 01/04/2017 Prague, CZE
1.05:06 Peres Jepchirchir 10/02/2017 Ras al-Khaimah, UAE
1.05:09 Florence Jebet Kiplagat 15/02/2015 Barcelona, ​​ESP
1.05:50 Mary Jepkosgei Keitany 18/02/2011 Ras al-Khaimah, UAE
1.06:25 Lornah Kiplagat 14/10/2007 Udine, ITA
1.06:44 Elana Mayer 15/01/1999 Tokyo, JPN
1.07:29 Elana Mayer 08/03/1998 Kyoto, JPN
1.07:36 Elana Mayer 09/03/1997 Kyoto, JPN
1.07:58 Uta Pippig 19/03/1995 Kyoto, JPN
1.07:59 Elana Mayer 18/05/1991 East London, RSA
1.08:31 Ingrid Kristiansen 19/03/1989 New Bedford, USA
1.08:34 Joan Benoit 16/09/1984 Philadelphia, USA
1.09:14 Joan Benoit 18/09/1983 Philadelphia, USA
1.09:57 Grete Waitz 15/05/1982 Gothenburg, SWE
1.13:26 Joan Benoit 07/03/1981 San Diego, US
1.13:59 Marja wokke 29/03/1980 The Hague, NED
1.14:03 Patti catalano 29/09/1979 Manchester, US
1.15:58 michiko gorman 19/11/1978 Pasadena, California, USA
1.17:48 Daniele justin 12/11/1978 Nazaré, BY

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