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Men, 4 x 400 m Relay
              
All records considered statistically valid, but some of them, were unratified for various reasons.
   - Record was ratified           *   - Record was repeated Chart
 
3.18.2 United States Celtic Park,US Sep 04, 1911
    Schaaf, Sheppard, Gissing, Rosenberger
3.16.6 United States Stockholm Jul 15, 1912
    Sheppard, Reidpath, Meredith, Lindberg
3.16.0 United States Paris Jul 13, 1924
    Cochrane, Helffrich, McDonald, Stevenson
3.14.2 United States Amsterdam Aug 05, 1928
    Baird, Spencer, Alderman, Barbuti
3.13.4 United States London Aug 11, 1928
    Baird, Taylor, Barbuti, Spencer
3.12.6 Stanford University,USA Fresno May 08, 1931
    Shore, Hables, Hables, Eastman
3.08.2 United States Los Angeles Aug 07, 1932
    Fuqua, Ablowich, Warner, Carr
3.03.9 Jamaica Helsinki Jul 27, 1952
    Wint, Laing, McKenley, Rhoden
3.02.2 United States Rome Sep 08, 1960
    Yerman, Young, Davis, Davis
3.00.7 United States Tokyo Oct 21, 1964
    Cassell, Larrabee, Williams, Carr
2.59.6 United States Los Angeles Jul 24, 1966
    Frey, Evans, Smith, Lewis
2.56.16 United States Mexico City Oct 20, 1968
    Matthews, Freeman, James, Evans
2.56.16* United States Seoul Oct 01, 1988
    Everett, Lewis, Robinzine, Reynolds
2.55.74 United States Barcelona Aug 08, 1992
    Valmon, M.Johnson, Watts, S.Lewis
2.54.29 United States Stuttgart Aug 22, 1993
    Valmon, Watts, Reynolds, M.Johnson
2.54.20 United States New York Jul 02, 1998
    Young, Pettigrew, Washington, M.Johnson