Meeting Pas de Calais

The Meeting Pas de Calais is an annual indoor track and field competition which takes place in February in Liévin, France. The meeting was first held at the Stade Couvert Régional in 1988. Until 2012 it was an IAAF Indoor Permit Meeting and currently it is an EA Indoor Permit Meeting.

Meeting Pas de Calais
DateEarly February
LocationLiévin, France France
Event typeIndoor track and field
Established1988
Official siteMeeting Pas de Calais

World recordsEdit

Over the course of its history, numerous world records have been set at the Meeting Pas de Calais.

Year Event Record Athlete Nationality
1996 200 m 19.92 Frankie Fredericks   Namibia
1993 200 m 21.87 Merlene Ottey   Jamaica

Meeting RecordsEdit

MenEdit

Event Record Athlete Nationality Date Ref
60 m 6.45 Bruny Surin   Canada 13 February 1993
200 m 19.92 Frankie Fredericks   Namibia 18 February 1996
300 m 32.38 Greg Nixon   United States 2009
400 m 45.76 Darnell Hall   United States 1995
800 m 1:44.57 Adam Kszczot   Poland 14 February 2012 [1]
1000 m 2:17.06 Mehdi Baala   France 2004
1500 m 3:32.01 Hicham El Guerrouj   Morocco 1998
Mile 3:51.34 Bernard Lagat   United States 2009
2000 m 4:54.76 Vénuste Niyongabo   Burundi 18 February 1996
3000 m 7:31.25 Haile Gebrselassie   Ethiopia 1999
Two miles 8:06.61 Hicham El Guerrouj   Morocco 2003
60 m hurdles 7.40 Allen Johnson   United States 1995
High jump 2.38 m Javier Sotomayor   Cuba 1995
18 February 1996
Pole vault 6.14 m Sergey Bubka   Ukraine 13 February 1993
Long jump 8.60 m Ivan Pedroso   Cuba 1997
Triple jump 17.64 m [a] Teddy Tamgho   France 8 February 2011 [2]
Shot put 20.27 m Pavel Sofin   Soviet Union 1990
5000 m walk 18:28.50 Frantz Kostiukevich   Belarus 13 February 1993

WomenEdit

Event Record Athlete Nationality Date Ref
60 m 6.93 Irina Privalova   Russia 1994
200 m 21.87 Merlene Ottey   Jamaica 13 February 1993
300 m 35.69 Patricia Hall   Jamaica 14 February 2012 [3]
400 m 50.73 Grit Breuer   Germany 1998
800 m 1:56.36 Maria Mutola   Mozambique 1998
1000 m 2:34.61 Maria Mutola   Mozambique 2003
1500 m 4:03.42 Gabriela Szabo   Romania 2001
Mile 4:23.0 Carla Sacramento   Portugal 2002
2000 m 5:38.76 Gabriela Szabo   Romania 2000
3000 m 8.34.09 Gabriela Szabo   Romania 1999
60 m hurdles 7.77 Michelle Freeman   Jamaica 1997
High jump 2.02 m Stefka Kostadinova   Bulgaria 1992
Pole vault 4.89 m Yelena Isinbayeva   Russia 2005
Long jump 7.09 m Heike Drechsler   Germany 1995
Triple jump 14.90 m Inna Lasovskaya   Russia 1994

NotesEdit

  1. ^ official website mentions Leonid Volochin's 17.33 m as record, unclear why

ReferencesEdit

  1. ^ "800 Metres Results" (PDF). www.meeting-pasdecalais.com. 14 February 2012. Retrieved 14 February 2012.
  2. ^ "Triple Jump Results" (PDF). www.meeting-pasdecalais.com. 2011-02-08. Retrieved 2011-02-08.
  3. ^ "300 Metres Results" (PDF). www.meeting-pasdecalais.com. 14 February 2012. Retrieved 14 February 2012.

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