1997 Men's World, Olympic and America Hurdles Records


EventTime Date SetLocation
110 meters:World12.91Colin Jackson, Great BritainAug. 20, 1993Stuttgart
 Olympic12.95Allen Johnson, USAJuly 29, 1996Atlanta
 American12.92Roger KingdomAug. 16, 1989Zurich
  12.92Allen JohnsonJune 23, 1996Atlanta
400 meters:World46.78Kevin Young, USAAug. 6, 1992Barcelona
 Olympic46.78Young (same as World)
 American46.78Young (same as World)
Note: The hurdles at 110 meters are 3 feet, 6 inches high and the hurdles at 400 meters are 3 feet. There are 10 hurdles in both races.




Men: Track And Field, 1996-97 Season