The 100m Sprint is often the benchmark for speed, and the world record holder is labeled "the world's fastest man". Talance. 07.04.1952. By using this site, you agree that we may store and access cookies on your device. The following table shows the men's heptathlon world record progression starting in 1970 and ratified by IAAF from 1986.. Record progression Selected Athletics World record Heptathlon, replace Decathlon for men and Pentathlon for women since 1981. Heptathlon definition, an athletic contest for women comprising seven different track-and-field events and won by the contestant amassing the highest total score. 03.03.1962. 1s in a row. The 100m world record record has improved over time as track surfaces and running shoe design has improved, as well as the positive impact of advanced training methods and sports science research. The problem arises when we try to compare running and jumping events (*) because: Running -> less is better, i.e., a f… Comments below may relate to previous holders of this record. USA. UIPM Family. After a brilliant second day Niklaus Kaul had plenty to shout about at the World Championships. UIPM 2021 Junior and Youth World Championships postponed. Jackie Joyner-Kersee. March 8 (Infostrada Sports) - Results from the World Indoor Men's Heptathlon after 6 events on Saturday 60m Long Jump Shot Put High Jump 60m Hurdles Pole Vault Overall 1. USA. He won six consecutive IAAF World Championships, an Olympic gold medal and broke the world record for men’s pole vault 35 times. Mayer’s individual performances were as follows: 100 m – 10.55 sec; long jump – 7.80 m; shot put – 16.00 m; high jump – 2.05 m; 400 m – 48.42 sec; 100 m hurdles – 13.75 sec; discus – 50.54 m; pole vault – 5.45 m; javelin – 71.90 m; 1,500 m – 4 min 36.11 sec. I’ve thought about how one would go about comparing all the results from all the different events and I came up with the following method: Every men’s WR is given a percentage value of 100% because it represents the ceiling of what is currently humanly possible. (GLADYS CHAI/ASVOM AGENCY) TRIFECTA COMPLETE: with his World Champs win, Niklas Kaul added to previous World Youth (U18) and Junior (U20) golds. Our Sport. ( 6.96 - 7.39 - 14.68 - 2.07 / 7.78 - 5.00 - 2:44.27 ), ( 6.85 - 7.79 - 12.97 - 2.13 / 8.16 - 5.00 - 2:49.44 ), ( 7.18 - 7.66 - 14.30 - 2.04 / 8.02 - 5.20 - 2:45.35 ), ( 7.27 - 7.67 - 14.30 - 2.02 / 8.22 - 5.50 - 2:46.45 ), ( 7.06 - 7.66 - 14.69 - 2.07 / 8.20 - 5.00 - 2:45.99 ), ( 6.90 - 7.27 - 14.47 - 2.00 / 7.74 - 4.90 - 2:43.93 ), ( 7.07 - 7.34 - 15.16 - 2.01 / 8.13 - 5.19 - 2:46.73 ), ( 7.05 - 7.35 - 13.59 - 2.03 / 8.13 - 5.16 - 2:43.38 ), ( 7.13 - 7.45 - 14.71 - 2.06 / 8.09 - 5.15 - 2:54.52 ), ( 7.05 - 7.29 - 14.34 - 2.06 / 8.43 - 5.20 - 2:45.66 ), ( 7.02 - 7.50 - 14.56 - 2.01 / 7.95 - 4.75 - 2:47.48 ), ( 7.12 - 7.55 - 14.37 - 1.95 / 8.13 - 4.94 - 2:41.30 ), ( 6.82 - 7.21 - 14.86 - 2.03 / 8.02 - 4.56 - 2:47.06 ), ( 7.03 - 7.53 - 15.60 - 1.92 / 8.36 - 4.90 - 2:46.17 ), ( 6.77 - 7.61 - 14.82 - 1.86 / 8.26 - 4.69 - 2:43.85 ), ( 7.02 - 7.65 - 11.52 - 2.03 / 8.14 - 5.10 - 2:46.15 ), ( 7.00 - 7.31 - 13.93 - 2.06 / 8.30 - 4.86 - 2:45.33 ), ( 7.06 - 7.39 - 14.13 - 2.01 / 7.95 - 4.65 - 2:47.60 ), ( 6.82 - 7.31 - 14.76 - 1.95 / 8.09 - 4.79 - 2:53.26 ), ( 7.22 - 7.00 - 14.79 - 2.00 / 8.39 - 5.10 - 2:39.74 ), ( 7.01 - 7.29 - 14.23 - 2.04 / 8.34 - 4.89 - 2:48.96 ), ( 7.02 - 7.41 - 13.02 - 2.01 / 8.14 - 5.00 - 2:51.95 ), ( 7.02 - 7.06 - 13.63 - 2.02 / 8.54 - 5.30 - 2:48.48 ), ( 7.19 - 7.34 - 13.97 - 2.00 / 8.23 - 4.90 - 2:45.26 ), ( 7.16 - 7.39 - 14.02 - 2.09 / 8.27 - 4.80 - 2:52.87 ), ( 7.03 - 7.41 - 13.66 - 2.09 / 8.29 - 4.86 - 2:57.51 ), ( 6.98 - 7.18 - 13.86 - 1.93 / 8.23 - 5.00 - 2:48.28 ), ( 7.11 - 7.39 - 14.28 - 2.01 / 8.52 - 4.75 - 2:44.85 ), ( 7.04 - 7.13 - 13.89 - 2.02 / 8.14 - 4.80 - 2:50.74 ), ( 6.75 - 6.94 - 13.79 - 1.91 / 7.84 - 4.56 - 2:46.81 ), ( 7.25 - 7.10 - 15.57 - 1.97 / 8.23 - 4.85 - 2:48.64 ), ( 7.17 - 6.56 - 14.60 - 1.96 / 8.22 - 5.25 - 2:45.25 ), ( 7.11 - 7.01 - 14.31 - 2.00 / 8.21 - 4.60 - 2:40.55 ), ( 6.99 - 7.42 - 14.87 - 1.88 / 8.49 - 4.45 - 2:36.83 ), ( 6.93 - 7.09 - 12.81 - 1.92 / 8.68 - 5.10 - 2:39.09 ), ( 7.02 - 7.33 - 13.23 - 1.98 / 8.25 - 4.90 - 2:54.07 ), ( 7.06 - 7.47 - 12.96 - 1.95 / 8.27 - 4.60 - 2:43.42 ), ( 7.00 - 6.91 - 15.70 - 1.93 / 8.01 - 4.55 - 2:51.70 ), ( 7.08 - 6.79 - 13.59 - 2.07 / 8.26 - 4.79 - 2:47.04 ), ( 7.11 - 6.97 - 15.11 - 1.95 / 8.10 - 4.75 - 2:51.46 ), ( 7.14 - 7.13 - 13.59 - 2.18 / 8.49 - 4.26 - 2:43.13 ), ( 7.03 - 7.18 - 13.49 - 1.95 / 8.07 - 4.70 - 2:49.21 ), ( 7.26 - 7.01 - 13.67 - 1.95 / 8.23 - 4.60 - 2:35.81 ), ( 7.27 - 6.63 - 15.62 - 2.05 / 8.25 - 4.70 - 2:49.42 ), ( 7.13 - 6.94 - 14.35 - 1.98 / 8.23 - 4.70 - 2:47.70 ), ( 7.24 - 6.82 - 13.86 - 2.08 / 8.08 - 4.60 - 2:48.55 ), ( 7.09 - 7.29 - 13.59 - 1.99 / 8.33 - 4.70 - 2:51.63 ), ( 7.19 - 6.92 - 14.76 - 1.92 / 8.15 - 4.80 - 2:48.98 ), ( 7.02 - 6.75 - 14.54 - 1.95 / 8.40 - 4.64 - 2:42.59 ), ( 7.12 - 7.54 - 14.96 - 1.91 / 8.37 - 4.40 - 2:50.47 ), ( 7.22 - 6.68 - 13.22 - 1.94 / 8.16 - 5.05 - 2:43.66 ), ( 7.15 - 6.81 - 12.33 - 1.99 / 8.20 - 4.90 - 2:43.04 ), ( 7.01 - 7.21 - 13.48 - 1.91 / 8.46 - 4.66 - 2:44.22 ), ( 7.04 - 7.00 - 12.99 - 2.01 / 8.45 - 4.83 - 2:49.89 ), ( 7.01 - 7.21 - 13.23 - 2.06 / 8.36 - 4.60 - 2:58.12 ), ( 6.96 - 6.86 - 14.37 - 1.94 / 8.22 - 4.75 - 2:56.44 ), ( 7.03 - 7.06 - 12.94 - 2.11 / 8.48 - 4.40 - 2:50.03 ), ( 7.25 - 6.94 - 13.91 - 1.90 / 8.36 - 4.95 - 2:46.01 ), ( 7.05 - 7.13 - 14.65 - 1.86 / 8.13 - 4.45 - 2:49.88 ), ( 7.24 - 7.07 - 14.71 - 1.88 / 8.30 - 4.71 - 2:48.66 ), ( 7.16 - 6.88 - 13.35 - 1.91 / 8.17 - 4.30 - 2:43.88 ), ( 7.20 - 6.85 - 13.22 - 1.95 / 8.19 - 4.80 - 2:48.93 ), ( 7.17 - 7.33 - 12.95 - 2.02 / 8.54 - 4.60 - 2:51.89 ), ( 7.06 - 7.22 - 12.82 - 2.06 / 8.16 - 4.70 - 3:08.36 ), ( 6.92 - 7.02 - 14.06 - 2.00 / 8.43 - 4.36 - 2:54.27 ), ( 7.28 - 7.18 - 14.64 - 1.93 / 8.46 - 4.50 - 2:47.85 ), ( 7.08 - 7.24 - 12.72 - 1.97 / 8.65 - 4.72 - 2:50.14 ), ( 7.32 - 6.84 - 12.76 - 1.90 / 8.36 - 5.05 - 2:44.24 ), ( 7.20 - 7.14 - 14.57 - 1.99 / 8.32 - 4.40 - 2:56.02 ), ( 7.07 - 7.16 - 12.92 - 1.95 / 8.48 - 4.30 - 2:42.43 ), ( 7.21 - 7.04 - 13.24 - 1.86 / 8.34 - 5.05 - 2:54.42 ), ( 7.03 - 6.83 - 13.03 - 1.89 / 8.08 - 4.60 - 2:50.12 ), ( 7.13 - 7.09 - 15.40 - 1.89 / 8.34 - 4.90 - 3:10.51 ), ( 6.96 - 6.94 - 12.27 - 2.03 / 8.15 - 4.20 - 2:50.39 ), ( 7.25 - 6.84 - 12.48 - 1.97 / 8.54 - 4.55 - 2:36.43 ), ( 6.93 - 6.78 - 11.50 - 1.97 / 8.44 - 4.30 - 2:35.30 ), ( 7.30 - 7.05 - 11.01 - 1.96 / 8.67 - 4.95 - 2:39.81 ), ( 7.26 - 7.03 - 14.04 - 1.92 / 8.46 - 4.90 - 2:57.85 ), ( 7.07 - 6.92 - 13.20 - 1.86 / 8.40 - 4.60 - 2:44.63 ), ( 7.17 - 6.92 - 13.33 - 1.78 / 8.18 - 4.65 - 2:41.99 ), ( 7.01 - 6.84 - 13.15 - 1.86 / 8.33 - 4.60 - 2:47.46 ), ( 7.17 - 6.64 - 13.69 - 1.89 / 8.05 - 4.70 - 2:54.53 ), ( 7.17 - 7.07 - 12.08 - 1.84 / 8.52 - 4.50 - 2:35.28 ), ( 7.36 - 6.72 - 13.14 - 2.05 / 8.53 - 4.80 - 2:53.84 ), ( 7.20 - 6.89 - 13.53 - 1.92 / 8.70 - 4.70 - 2:47.38 ), ( 7.30 - 6.75 - 14.46 - 1.95 / 8.55 - 4.53 - 2:48.42 ), ( 7.16 - 7.11 - 14.12 - 1.94 / 8.73 - 4.50 - 2:53.58 ), ( 7.06 - 6.81 - 14.71 - 1.88 / 8.31 - 4.50 - 2:58.30 ), ( 7.01 - 6.72 - 12.98 - 2.06 / 8.59 - 4.40 - 2:54.54 ), ( 7.41 - 6.94 - 12.52 - 1.91 / 8.24 - 4.90 - 2:53.19 ), ( 6.84 - 6.67 - 12.30 - 1.80 / 8.16 - 4.49 - 2:45.82 ), ( 7.01 - 6.89 - 13.75 - 1.82 / 8.61 - 4.70 - 2:50.54 ), ( 7.26 - 6.77 - 13.59 - 1.85 / 8.25 - 4.90 - 2:55.63 ), ( 7.03 - 7.23 - 15.04 - 1.90 / 8.36 - 4.00 - 2:58.96 ), ( 7.13 - 6.92 - 12.47 - 2.10 / 8.35 - 4.25 - 2:58.55 ), ( 7.19 - 7.00 - 13.88 - 1.98 / 8.33 - 4.40 - 3:00.55 ), ( 7.11 - 6.62 - 12.80 - 1.95 / 8.74 - 4.55 - 2:41.40 ), ( 7.26 - 7.04 - 12.52 - 1.91 / 8.45 - 4.60 - 2:48.87 ), ( 7.19 - 6.95 - 14.63 - 1.88 / 8.50 - 4.50 - 2:55.17 ), ( 7.37 - 7.25 - 12.98 - 1.85 / 8.46 - 4.60 - 2:48.39 ). 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