James Preston NZL   
Date of birth: 8 May 97
Age: 26 years 350 days
4 National Titles
One Mile World Alltime no. 1295 3:59.44 Wanganui 28 Jan 2023
800m World Indoor Alltime no. 469 1:47.59 Glasgow 1 Mar 2024
800m World Alltime no. 349 1:44.87 Wellington 15 Mar 2024

PROGRESSION

Personal bests in BOLD.

 
400m
Outdoor Alltime  Show/hide
2022  47.87w    2Auckland20 Feb
 
800m
Outdoor Alltime  Show/hide
2015  1:52.74w    Palmerston North21 Nov
2016  1:48.06w   NU20R 7s1-19Bydgoszcz23 Jul
2018  1:47.76w    2Bruxelles30 Jun
2019  1:47.04w    5Ninove3 Aug
2021  1:46.52w    2Gold Coast12 Jun
2022  1:45.30w    4Pfungstadt18 Jun
2023  1:45.85w    1Melbourne23 Feb
2024  1:44.87w    1Wellington15 Mar
Indoor Alltime  Show/hide
2024  1:47.59iw   NR 4h1Glasgow1 Mar
 
1500m
Outdoor Alltime  Show/hide
2016  3:51.25w    5Waitakere25 Feb
2018  3:46.60w    1North Shore23 Feb
2021  3:45.50w    2Christchurch6 Feb
 
One Mile
Outdoor Alltime  Show/hide
2023  3:59.44w    4Wanganui28 Jan

IN MAJOR EVENTS

 
Outdoor
800m
WJ 2016: 7s1-191:48.06 1h5-191:49.69
WUG 2019: 61:50.11 4s21:48.68 4h51:52.20
WC 2023: 6h61:46.84
 
Indoor
800m
WC 2024: 4h11:47.59

PERSONAL BESTS

note: click on event name to get head to head stats against another athlete,
click on indoor/outdoor to see PB progression.

 
400m
Outdoor47.87    Auckland20 Feb 2022
 
800m
Winstreak: 1 (finals)  Show/hide   
races under 1:45.00: 1   
Outdoor1:44.87    Wellington15 Mar 2024
Indoor1:47.59    NRGlasgow1 Mar 2024
 
1500m
Outdoor3:45.50    Christchurch6 Feb 2021
 
One Mile
Outdoor3:59.44    Wanganui28 Jan 2023

AVERAGES & 10 BEST RESULTS


800m, 10 best results (legal):
1:44.87   1Wellington15 Mar 2024
1:45.30   4Pfungstadt18 Jun 2022
1:45.37   1Kladno14 Jun 2022
1:45.50   2Adelaide10 Feb 2024
1:45.85   1Melbourne23 Feb 2023
1:45.89   1Hastings20 Jan 2024
1:45.90   3Malmö/S5 Aug 2023
1:46.02   1Melbourne15 Feb 2024
1:46.25   2Sydney12 Mar 2022
1:46.27   1Karlstad5 Jul 2023
 
Average: 1:45.722
 

Total results in db: 73

By event:

400m:1
800m:66
1500m:5
One Mile:1

IN 2024

position in the world list in brackets following the season's best,
junior list position in green and youth list position in orange.
help: click on competition name or Venue to see competition results.
help: click on placing to see event results in the competition.

800m
1:45.89iw
WL SB
1HastingsHastings20 Jan 
1:45.50iw
SB
2AdelaideAdelaide10 Feb 
1:46.02iw
1MelbourneMelbourne15 Feb 
1:47.59iw
NR PB (83)
4h1WCGlasgowWC, Glasgow1 Mar 
1:44.87iw
PB (12)
1NCWellingtonNC, Wellington15 Mar 

TOP 100 WORLD LIST POSITIONS

SeasonInd/OutEventPosResult
2022Outdoor800m641:45.30
2023OutdoorOne Mile823:59.44
2024Outdoor800m121:44.87
2024Indoor800m831:47.59

WINSTREAKS

 
Significant winstreaks 800m
(at least 5 finals):
Winstreak 1: 5 (finals) 21 Jan 2023 -> 25 Mar 2023 Show/hide