Fastest 5000-Meter Track Run By A Female Over 70 Years Old Within 15 Months Of Total Hip Replacement Surgery

United States AliciaWeberFitnessTrainees


Clermont, Florida, United States / April 28, 2012

Roxann Steinke completed a 5000-meter track run in one hour, 20.00 seconds. She has had total hip replacement surgery in the last 15 months. She set the record to celebrate RecordSetter World Record Day.


- record setter must be a female
- record setter must be over 70 years old
- must perform attempt within 15 months of total hip replacement surgery
- must provide medical records
- must run on a standard 400-meter track
- must run a total of 5000 consecutive meters
- must provide video evidence


Tags: fastestexerciserunningWorld Record Day 2012womantotal hip replacement

  • United States Shermanator O

    Shermanator O

    Very Inspiring Roxann!

  • United States Diane Marilyn

    Diane Marilyn

    So inspirational! I ran track back in the day, so I can appreciate your effort!

  • United States Mark S.

    Mark S.

    This is a really tough and incredible record! Most people throw in the towel when they have a total hip replacement! This is a very inspiring record and I am happy to see it on here!

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