Women’s National Records

The following are the national records in athletics for the women’s outdoor and indoor athletics events. The oldest of the records belong to Miriama Chambault in the long jump. She set the record in New Caledonia in 1979 and still stands today, the closest anyone as ever got to it was Soko Salaniqiq who jumped a PB of 6.02m at the Pacific Games in Samoa in 2007.

Salome Tabuatalei, undoubtedly is Fiji’s long distance queen having held 6 fiji national records (1500m, 2000m, 3000m, 5000m and Half marathon). She’s now actively involved in Va’a where she’s also represented Fiji on numerous regional levels.

Event Record Athlete Place Year
60m 7.69s Makereta Naulu Ashgabat, Turkmenistan 2017
200m 25.56s Sisilia Seavula Iowa, USA 2017
400m 54.02s Makelesi Batimala Valencia, Spain 2008
600m 1:37.11s Ana Baleveicau New York City, USA 2014
800m 2:24.18s Ana Baleveicau New York City, USA 2014
55m Hurdles 8.96s Alisha Dickinson Lubbock, USA 2014
60m Hurdles 9.12s Milika  Tuivanuavou Fresno, USA 2011
High Jump 1.60m Milika  Tuivanuavou Cedarville, USA 2011
Long Jump 5.93m Milika  Tuivanuavou Marion, USA 2013
Triple Jump 12.77m Milika  Tuivanuavou Marion, USA 2013
Shot Put 14.69m Milika  Tuivanuavou Geneva, USA 2012
Pentathlon 3401 pts Milika  Tuivanuavou Fresno, USA 2011
Event Record Athlete Place Year Notes
100m 11.55s Makelesi Batimala Apia, Samoa 2007 -
200m 23.22s Makelesi Batimala Huesden-Zolder, Netherlands 2008 -
300m 37.91s Makelesi Batimala Ljubljana, Slovenia 2004 -
400m 51.89s Makelesi Batimala Brisbane, Australia 2004 -
800m 2:08.81s Makelesi Batimala Brisbane, Australia 2008 -
1000m 3:05.48s Kavita Maharaj Brisbane, Australia 1999 -
1500m 4:39.10s Salome Tabuatalei Suva, Fiji 1995 -
2000m 6:54.00s Salome Tabuatalei Suva, Fiji 1995 -
3000m 10:18.70s Salome Tabuatalei Auckland, New Zealand 1994 -
5000m 18:22.60s Salome Tabuatalei Suva, Fiji 1995 -
10000m 38:49.60s Salome Tabuatalei Suva, Fiji 1993 -
Half Marathon 1:39.09s Salome Tabuatalei Noumea, New Caledonia 1993 -
Marathon 5:00:34.0s Sarah Pene Eftonga Dublin, Ireland 2010 -
100m Hurdles 13.62s Rachael Rogers Canberra, Australia 1998 -
400m Hurdles 61.18s Ana Baleveicau Abilene, USA 2016 -
High Jump 1.71m Shawntell Lockington Suva, Fiji 2017 -
Pole Vault 3.73m Eseta Finau California, USA 2018 -
Long Jump 6.12m Miriama Chambault Noumea, New Caledonia 1979 -
Triple Jump 12.86m Milika Tuivanuavou California, USA 2013 -
Shot Put 14.73m Milika Tuivanuavou California, USA 2015 -
Discus 47.76m Mereoni Vibose Suva, Fiji 1983 -
Hammer Throw 40.72m Tavaita Bulai California, USA 2012 -
Javelin 49.28m Sisilia Lau Suva, Fiji 2003 -
Heptathlon 4822 pts Sainiana Tukana Noumea, New Caledonia 1987 -
20k Walk (road) 2:47.33s Deepika Chand Suva, Fiji 2003 -
4x100m 44.86s Fiji (Miller, Bulikiobo, Raluve, Rodgers) Suva, Fiji 2003 -
4x400m 3:40.03s Fiji (Vatureba, Bulikiobo, Radiniwaimaro, Raluve) Suva, Fiji 2003 -