World Record for the 50m dash is 5.56 in 1996
Usain Bolt (JAM) 9.69 seconds
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Bob Hayes has the world record in the 100 yard dash. This record was set in the year 1963. This is a separate race from the 100 meter dash.
Usain Bolt - 9.58 seconds
"Fastest man in the world" is the term given to the athlete who holds the world record in the 100 meter dash. No man in the world has run the 100 meter dash faster than Bolt's 9.58 seconds.
It was Usain Bolt of Jamaica, who clocked a new world record of 9.69 in the 100 meter dash.
Kelby Nixon from Charleston West Virgina with a time of 15.4
I think you may be refering to the 60 meter dash. Maurice Greene holds the record with a time of 6.39 seconds. Here is a video of his 60 meter dash: http://www.youtube.com/watch?v=aU3yxIlcmhY
The fastest person to run is Usain Bolt with 9.72 secs in100 meters. At the 2008 Summer Olympic Games in Beijing, Usain Bolt set the world record in the 100 meter dash, running the distance in 9.69 seconds.
The 800 meter dash high school record in New Mexico is 1.51.73 by David Krummenacher from Las Cruces High School in 1993.
The world record was set in February 2009 for the fastest 400 meter run by a high school student. Sixteen year old, Colton Hyde of Lynnville, completed a 42 second 400 meter dash.
The 100 meter dash Philippine record for men is 10.36
The fastest 800 dash by a male is: 1:41.01 by David Rudisha of Kenya The fastest 800 dash by a female is: 1:53.28 by Jarmila Kartochvilova of Czechoslovakia
Well, I'm 11 years old and I'm the fastest person on my track team and I ran the 100 meter dash in 15.2 seconds.
The current record for the girls 100 meter dash was set in 1998 by Angela Williams. The record is 11.11 seconds.
Austin Crawford (Dallas, Texas) 50 meter dash world record: 4.98 second
Colton Hyde of Lynnville ran a 400 meter dash in 42 seconds the new world record on 2-5-09
Florence Griffith-Joyner holds the women's world record in the 100 meter dash at 10.49 set in 1988.Florence Griffith-Joyner is the fastest female 100 m runner in the world. She set the record of 10.49 seconds on July 16, 1988.
American Sprinter: Micheal Johnson who broke world Records in Atlanta 200 meter dash 19.32 sec ---- Prior to Usain Bolt breaking the 100 meter dash record in New York in May, 2008 and then breaking his own record at the 2008 Summer Games in Beijing, the world record holder in the 100 meter dash was Asafa Powell of Jamaica who ran a time of 9.74 seconds.