Agnes Ngetich broke the 10K World Report in a race in Valencia, Spain, as we speak January 14th 2024.
She run the 10K in 28:46, setting the brand new Report and being the primary lady ever to run the 10K in underneath 29 Minutes.
The Kenyan runner improved on the earlier quickest time, by Yalemzerf Yehualaw two years in the past, by 28 seconds.
“I’m so comfortable. I didn’t count on this world file. I used to be coming to enhance my time, at the least someplace round 29:14, however I’m comfortable that I ran a world file of 28 minutes. I didn’t count on this.”
One other statistic of observe: the unofficial 5 Km cut up equals the 5 KM World Report.
We spoke about how Marathon world information are crumbling increasingly more typically recently (in our latest article about super-shoes), however it appears center distances are an open discipline of play too.
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