Rankings as of 24 September 2000.

Listed in order of official rankings Tw. T0 is the wind/altitude corrected time (0-wind, sea level equivalent).


 t0      tw      w        Athlete     COUNTRY            Venue           Date

21.45 21.34 +1.3 F. Griffith-Joyner USA Seoul 88-09-29 21.69 21.56 +1.7 F. Griffith-Joyner USA Seoul 88-09-29 21.76 21.62 -0.6 Marion Jones USA Johannesburg 98-09-11 27.71 21.64 +0.8 Merlene Ottey JAM Bruxelles 91-09-13 21.62 21.66 -1.0 Merlene Ottey JAM Zürich 90-08-15 21.67 21.71 -0.8 Heike Drechsler GER Stuttgart 86-08-29 21.83 21.72 +1.3 Grace Jackson JAM Seoul 88-09-29 21.73 21.72 -0.1 Gwen Torrence USA Barcelona 92-08-05 21.84 21.74 +1.2 Silke Möller GER Roma 87-09-03 21.73 21.75 -0.1 Juliet Cuthbert JAM Barcelona 92-08-05 21.80 21.76 +0.3 Marita Koch DDR Dresden 82-07-03 21.83 21.76 +0.7 F. Griffith-Joyner USA Seoul 88-09-28 21.74 21.76 -0.8 Marion Jones USA Zürich 97-08-13 21.79 21.77 -0.1 F. Griffith-Joyner USA Indianapolis 88-07-22 21.85 21.77 +1.0 Merlene Ottey JAM Monaco 93-08-07 21.82 21.77 +0.6 Inger Miller USA Sevilla 99-08-27 21.85 21.80 +0.4 Marion Jones USA Uniondale 98-07-20 21.82 21.81 -0.1 Valerie Brisco USA Los Angeles 84-08-09 21.77 21.81 -0.6 Gwen Torrence USA Barcelona 92-08-06 21.81 21.81 ±0.0 Gwen Torrence USA Monaco 95-07-25 21.94 21.81 +1.6 Marion Jones USA Eugene 99-05-30 21.82 21.83 -0.2 Evelyn Ashford USA Montreal 79-08-24 21.75 21.84 -1.1 Evelyn Ashford USA Bruxelles 81-08-28 21.90 21.84A -1.1 Marion Jones USA Roodepoort 99-03-19 21.97 21.85 +1.3 F. Griffith-Joyner USA Indianapolis 88-07-23 21.94 21.86 +1.0 Gwen Torrence USA Bruxelles 95-08-25 21.92 21.87 ±0.0 Marita Koch DDR Zürich 84-08-22 21.87 21.87 ±0.0 Irina Privalova RUS Monaco 95-07-25 21.97 21.88 +0.9 Evelyn Ashford USA Indianapolis 83-06-19 22.18 21.88A +1.6 Merlene Ottey JAM Sestriere 90-08-08 21.97 21.88 +1.0 Merlene Ottey JAM Athinai 90-09-07 22.05 21.88 +2.0 Irina Privalova RUS Rieti 93-09-05 22.04 21.90 +1.9 Marita Koch DDR Dresden 85-08-03 21.71 +0.7 Marita Koch DDR Karl-Marx-Stadt 79-06-10 21.71 +0.3 Marita Koch DDR Potsdam 84-07-21 21.71 +1.2 Heike Drechsler GER Jena 86-06-29 21.74 +0.4 Marlies Göhr DDR Erfurt 84-06-03 21.77 -0.3 Gwen Torrence USA Köln 95-08-18 21.78 -1.3 Marita Koch DDR Leipzig 85-08-11 21.79 +1.7 Silke Möller GER Potsdam 87-08-22 21.80 -1.1 Merlene Ottey JAM Nice 90-07-10 21.81 +0.4 Merlene Ottey JAM Köln 90-08-19 21.82 +1.3 Marita Koch DDR Karl-Marx-Stadt 83-06-18 21.83 +0.5 Merlene Ottey JAM Köln 91-09-08 21.84 +1.0 Heike Drechsler GER Rostock 88-06-26 21.85 +0.3 Bärbel Wöckel DDR Potsdam 84-07-21 21.85 -0.8 Gwen Torrence USA Durham 94-08-12 21.90 -0.7 Marita Koch DDR Canberra 85-10-04
Strong headwinds

22.18   22.15A  -2.4    Merlene Ottey           JAM     Sestriere               1991-07-31
21.92   22.16   -2.4    Gwen Torrence           USA     Tokyo                   1991-08-30
21.97   22.21   -2.4    Merlene Ottey           JAM     Tokyo                   1991-08-30
21.80   22.30   -4.3    Evelyn Ashford          USA     Sacramento              1981-06-12
22.04   22.28   -2.4    Irina Privalova         RUS     Tokyo                   1991-08-30
21.93   22.30   -3.4    Katrin Krabbe           GER     Tokyo                   1991-08-30

        22.13   -2.0    Marita Koch             DDR     Karl-Marx-Stadt         1984-05-20
        22.17A  -2.3    Z. Pintusevich-Block    UKR     Monachil                1997-07-09


Wind Assisted

22.05   21.82   +3.1    Irina Privalova          RUS     Lausanne                94-07-06
22.00   21.84   +2.1    Gwen Torrence            USA     Austin                  92-05-09
        21.84   +2.9    Marion Jones             USA     Fukuoka                 97-09-13
        21.85   +2.6    Marita Koch              DDR     Karl-Marx-Stadt         79-05-27
        21.85   +2.6    Bärbel Wöckel            DDR     Karl-Marx-Stadt         82-07-10
22.07   21.90   +2.4    F. Griffith-Joyner       USA     Indianapolis            88-07-23