Evolution of the world record 3000 meters Women


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1Zofia NehringowaPOL6:52.8WarsawPOLoutdoor - natural8 Feb 1931
2Zofia NehringowaPOL6:22.4WarsawPOLoutdoor - natural9 Feb 1935
3Kit KleinUSA6:12.0StockholmSWEoutdoor - natural1 Feb 1936
4Laila Schou NilsenNOR5:29.6DavosSUIoutdoor - natural30 Jan 1937
5Zoya KholshchevnikovaURS5:29.1MoscowURSoutdoor - natural30 Jan 1949
6Tatyana KarelinaURS5:26.7MedeoKAZoutdoor - natural11 Feb 1951
7Olga AkifyevaURS5:22.2MedeoKAZoutdoor - natural16 Feb 1951
8Rimma ZhukovaURS5:21.3MedeoKAZoutdoor - natural8 Jan 1952
9Rimma ZhukovaURS5:13.8MedeoKAZoutdoor - natural23 Jan 1953
10Inga Voronina-ArtamonovaURS5:06.0MedeoKAZoutdoor - natural28 Jan 1962
11Lidiya SkoblikovaURS5:05.9OsloNORoutdoor - natural15 Jan 1967
12Stien KaiserNED5:04.8DavosSUIoutdoor - natural29 Jan 1967
13Stien KaiserNED4:56.8InzellFRGoutdoor - artificial5 Mar 1967
14Stien KaiserNED4:54.6DavosSUIoutdoor - natural3 Feb 1968
15Ans SchutNED4:52.0GrenobleFRAoutdoor - artificial2 Feb 1969
16Ans SchutNED4:50.4DavosSUIoutdoor - natural9 Feb 1969
17Ans SchutNED4:50.3InzellFRGoutdoor - artificial23 Feb 1969
18Stien KaiserNED4:46.5DavosSUIoutdoor - natural16 Jan 1971
19Tamara KuznetsovaURS4:44.69MedeoKAZoutdoor - artificial12 Jan 1975
20Nancy SwiderUSA4:40.85InzellFRGoutdoor - artificial13 Mar 1976
21Galina StepanskayaURS4:40.59MedeoKAZoutdoor - artificial16 Mar 1976
22Galina StepanskayaURS4:31.00MedeoKAZoutdoor - artificial23 Mar 1976
23Gabi SchönbrunnGDR4:21.70MedeoKAZoutdoor - artificial28 Mar 1981
24Andrea Schöne-MitscherlichGDR4:20.91MedeoKAZoutdoor - artificial23 Mar 1984
25Karin Kania-EnkeGDR4:18.02MedeoKAZoutdoor - artificial21 Mar 1986
26Yvonne van GennipNED4:16.85HeerenveenNEDindoor - artificial19 Mar 1987
27Gabi Zange-SchönbrunnGDR4:16.76CalgaryCANindoor - artificial5 Dec 1987
28Yvonne van GennipNED4:11.94CalgaryCANindoor - artificial23 Feb 1988
29Gunda KleemannGER4:10.80CalgaryCANindoor - artificial9 Dec 1990
30Gunda NiemannGER4:09.32CalgaryCANindoor - artificial25 Mar 1994
31Gunda Niemann-StirnemannGER4:07.80*HeerenveenNEDindoor - artificial7 Dec 1997
32Claudia PechsteinGER4:07.13*HamarNORindoor - artificial13 Dec 1997
33Gunda Niemann-StirnemannGER4:05.08*HeerenveenNEDindoor - artificial14 Mar 1998
34Gunda Niemann-StirnemannGER4:01.67*CalgaryCANindoor - artificial27 Mar 1998
35Gunda Niemann-StirnemannGER4:00.51*CalgaryCANindoor - artificial30 Jan 2000
36Gunda Niemann-StirnemannGER4:00.26*HamarNORindoor - artificial17 Feb 2001
37Claudia PechsteinGER3:59.26*CalgaryCANindoor - artificial2 Mar 2001
38Claudia PechsteinGER3:57.70*Salt Lake CityUSAindoor - artificial10 Feb 2002
39Cindy KlassenCAN3:55.75*CalgaryCANindoor - artificial12 Nov 2005
40Cindy KlassenCAN3:53.34*CalgaryCANindoor - artificial18 Mar 2006
*= record skated on klap skates