National 10,000m Champions for India

Men (82 runnings)
30 Sep 2016   Lucknow              30:05.03   Govindan Lakshmanan-2
04 May 2015   Bangalore            29:49.91   Govindan Lakshmanan
19 Aug 2014   Patiala              30:04.77   Rahul Kumar Pal
10 Sep 2013   Ranchi               29:47.92   Kheta Ram
10 Sep 2012   Chennai              29:42.76   Inderjeet Patel
10 Sep 2011   Kolkata              30:18.16   Suresh Kumar Patel
18 May 2010   Kochi                30:03.08   S Raganuth
09 Oct 2009   Bhopal               29:19.40   Surendera Singh-4
10 Sep 2008   Kochi                29:52.06   Surendera Singh-3
23 Oct 2007   Jamshedpur           29:04.7    Surendera Singh-2
04 Oct 2006   New Delhi            29:30.48   Surendera Singh
10 Nov 2005   Hyderabad            31:23.65   Jagannath Lakade-2
10 Sep 2004   Mumbai               30:45.83   Jagannath Lakade
29 Sep 2003   Bangalore            33:34.33   Alagawadi Shivananda
07 Sep 2002   New Delhi            30:42.22   Aman Saini
21 Oct 2001   Chennai              30:43.8    K Shankar-2
09 Oct 2000   Kolkata              31:04.08   Harish Tiwari
   Oct 1999   Bhopal               30:34.25   N Gojen Singh
05 Nov 1998   Kolkata              30:11.6    K Shankar
10 Dec 1997   Gandhinagar          30:28.3    Gulab Chand-2
14 Dec 1996   Kolkata              29:42.15   Gulab Chand
   Jan 1996   New Delhi            30:14.1    Bhairon Singh Lone
   Jan 1995   Jamshedpur           29:56.2    Dinesh Kumar
05 Feb 1994   Chennai              30:05.23   Bahadur Prasad-2
20 Jan 1993   Bangalore            31:05.1    Narendra Singh
11 Mar 1992   Mumbai               30:26.5    Madan Singh-2
11 May 1991   Kolkata              30:33.9    Madan Singh
20 Jul 1990   New Delhi            30:43.7    Danvir Singh
03 Sep 1989   Chennai              30:07.2    Bahadur Prasad
20 Aug 1988   Kanpur               30:56.2    E Rajinder
08 May 1987   Mangalore            30:50.4    K M Suresh
12 Aug 1986   New Delhi            29:56.4    Vidhyadhar Singh
03 May 1985   Thiruvananthapuram   29:56.4    Vinod Kumar Pokhriyal
25 May 1984   Mumbai               31:11.8    Inder Singh-3
30 Sep 1983   Jamshedpur           30:39.1    Inder Singh-2
17 Sep 1982   New Delhi            29:43.9    Edward Vincent Janiclass-2
24 Oct 1981   Lucknow              29:33.0    Inder Singh
14 Mar 1981   New Delhi            29:30.7    Poonam Singh
07 Jun 1980   Ajmer                29:51.4    Hari Chand
   Mar 1979   Jamshedpur           30:04.1    Edward Vincent Janiclass
   May 1978   Jalandhar            28:58.1    Shivnath Singh-5
   May 1977   Chandigarh           29:26.0    Shivnath Singh-4
   Dec 1975   Ajmer                29:35.2    Shivnath Singh-3
15 Dec 1974   Madurai              29:34.0    Shivnath Singh-2
   Dec 1973   Ludhiana                        cancelled due to rain
16 Dec 1972   Lucknow              30:27.6    Shivnath Singh
   Mar 1972   Chennai              31:29.2    Kirpal Singh-3
       1970   Patiala              31:04.6    Amrik Singh-2
21 Dec 1969   Ajmer                31:24.6    Amrik Singh
   Jan 1969   Bangalore            32:20.0    Hardit Singh
17 Dec 1967   Hyderabad            30:33.2    Kirpal Singh-2
27 Feb 1967   Sangrur              30:04.2    Kirpal Singh
   Feb 1966   Ajmer                32:26.6    Tarsem Singh-2
   Mar 1965   Pune                 31:47.8    Tarsem Singh
   Mar 1964   Delhi                30:42.8    Tarlok Singh-3
   Mar 1963   Delhi                31:11.6    Narayan Singh
   Feb 1962   Jabalpur             31:07.2    Tarlok Singh-2
   Feb 1961   Jalandhar            31:09.2    Tarlok Singh
   Feb 1960   New Delhi            32:12.0    Buta Singh-4
   Feb 1959   Thiruvananthapuram   32:27.2    Buta Singh-3
   Feb 1958   Cuttack              31:53.6    Maria Ram*
   Feb 1957   Bangalore            32:37.8    Lal Chand-2
   Feb 1956   Patiala              32:24.4    Lal Chand
   Feb 1955   Kolkata              31:18.2    Buta Singh-2
   Mar 1954   Delhi                32:38.2    Buta Singh
   Feb 1953   Jabalpur             32:45.8    Dhanna Singh-2
   Feb 1952   Chennai              33:55.8    Dhanna Singh
   Feb 1951   Ludhiana             34:14.8    Gurbachan Singh-4
   Feb 1950   Mumbai               33:31.6    Gurbachan Singh-3
   Feb 1949   Delhi                34:25.8    nfn Ramalingam
   Feb 1948   Lucknow              34:41.0    nfn Eraiah
       ....   not held
   Feb 1946   Bangalore            34:15.0    Gurbachan Singh-2
       ....   not held
   Feb 1944   Patiala              33:38.0    Raunaq Singh Gill
       ....   not held
   Feb 1942   Lahore PAK           34:34.7    Gurbachan Singh
       ....   not held
   Feb 1940   Mumbai               33:04.8    Raunaq Singh Gill-3
       ....   not held
   Feb 1938   Kolkata              32:19.0    Raunaq Singh Gill-2
       ....   not held
14 Feb 1936   Lahore PAK           32:02.6    Raunaq Singh Gill
6 miles
   Feb 1934   Delhi                33:08.8    Gujjar Singh-2
       ....   not held
   Feb 1932   Chennai              34:15.2    Gujjar Singh
       ....   not held
5 miles
   Feb 1930   Allahabad            27:32.4    Devi Singh
       ....   not held
   Feb 1928   Lahore PAK           27:24.0    D B Chavan-2
   Feb 1927   Kolkata              27:49.2    D B Chavan
       ....   not held
10 miles
   Feb 1924   Delhi                57:29.6    M R Hinge

Note: The 1958 champion has also been reported as Mukhtiar Singh


Women (30 runnings)
30 Sep 2016   Lucknow              33:33.74   Suriya Loganathan-4
04 May 2015   Bangalore            34:41.05   Suriya Loganathan-3
19 Aug 2014   Patiala              34:27.94   Preeja Sreedharan-5
10 Sep 2013   Ranchi               34:07.45   Suriya Loganathan-2
10 Sep 2012   Chennai              35:18.2    Suriya Loganathan
10 Sep 2011   Kolkata              35:56.09   Preeja Sreedharan-4
18 May 2010   Kochi                32:41.31   Kavita Raut-2
09 Oct 2009   Bhopal               33:57.40   Kavita Raut
10 Sep 2008   Kochi                34:13.4 m  Preeja Sreedharan-3
23 Oct 2007   Jamshedpur           33:25.0    Preeja Sreedharan-2
04 Oct 2006   New Delhi            34:11.45   Preeja Sreedharan
10 Nov 2005   Hyderabad            36:51.13   Aruna Devi-4
12 Sep 2004   Mumbai               37:30.42   Aruna Devi-3
30 Sep 2003   Bangalore            36:07.03   Aruna Devi-2
07 Sep 2002   New Delhi            34:57.32   Aruna Devi
21 Oct 2001   Chennai              36:24.5    Madhuri Gurnule
10 Oct 2000   Kolkata              38:58.77   Reena Das
   Oct 1999   Bhopal               36:16.65   Molly Biju
03 Nov 1998   Kolkata              36:04.54   Pushpa Devi
11 Dec 1997   Gandhinagar          37:40.75   Vijaya Sonawane
14 Dec 1996   Kolkata              36:27.1    Rani Saini
   Jan 1996   New Delhi            35:28.0    Lukose Leelamma-4
24 Jan 1995   Jamshedpur           35:49.1    Kalpana Mondal
04 Feb 1994   Chennai              35:30.23   Lukose Leelamma-3
21 Jan 1993   Bangalore            36:53.6    Lukose Leelamma-2
12 Mar 1992   Mumbai               35:53.5    Lukose Leelamma
11 May 1991   Kolkata              37:02.9    Valli Sathyabhama
21 Jul 1990   New Delhi            35:27.0    Nanda Jadhav-2
03 Sep 1989   Chennai              37:59.3    Charulata Naigaonkar
19 Aug 1988   Kanpur               36:38.0    Nanda Jadhav

Most Titles

Men (1924-date)

5

Shivnath Singh 1972,1974-78

Women (1988-date)
5 Preeja Sreedharan 2006-08,2011,2014

Inter-State 10,000m Champions

Men (52 runnings)
08 Jun 2014   Lucknow               30:00.03  Kumar-Patel Suresh
07 Jun 2013   Chennai               29:39.06  Kheta Ram-3
26 Jun 2012   Hyderabad             29:49.71  Kheta Ram-2
11 Jun 2011   Bangalore             29:20.35  Kheta Ram
08 Aug 2010   Patiala               29:55.22  Sunil Kumar Singh
24 Oct 2009   Chennai               29:47.59  Surender Singh-3
15 Jun 2008   Madurai               29:12.65  Kashinath Aswale
20 Sep 2007   Bhopal                29:06.17  Surender Singh-2
01 Nov 2006   Chennai               29:30.86  Surender Singh
03 Jul 2005   Bangalore             31:07.92  Kuldip Kumar
   Jul 2004   Chennai               31:49.06  Santhosh Kumar Patel
   Sep 2003   Jamshedpur            31:35.50  Aman Saini
01 Jun 2002   Bangalore             30:53.50  N Gojen Singh-2
   Sep 2001   Lucknow               31:19.37  N Gojen Singh
29 Jul 2000   Chennai               30:41.27  Gulab Chand-2
14 Sep 1999   Lucknow               30:50.8   K Shankar-2
   Nov 1998   Kolkata               30:12.2   Gulab Chand
22 Dec 1997   Bangalore             31:33.5   Harish Tiwari
   Dec 1995   Chennai               30:14.9   K Shankar
16 Feb 1995   Bangalore             33:37.9   Bhairon Singh Lone
   Jan 1994   Pune                  29:49.12  Bahadur Prasad-2
06 Mar 1993   New Delhi             29:26.0   Madan Singh-2
   Mar 1992   Thiruvananthapuram    31:12.6   K M Chinnappa
08 Mar 1991   Gandhinagar           30:43.0   Madan Singh
30 Jul 1990   New Delhi             30:54.0   Surjeet Mukherjee
24 Mar 1989   Guntur                30:59.8   Bahadur Prasad
   Feb 1988   Jabalpur              31:29.6   E Rajinder
20 May 1987   Ranchi                31:40.7   Hari Singh
   Mar 1986   Agartala              31:10.8   P Solamuthu
   Feb 1985   Chennai               31:04.4   Tara Singh
27 Apr 1984   New Delhi             30:09.4   Vinod Kumar Pokhriyal
29 Jan 1983   Kolkata               30:33.6   nfn Murlidhar
28 Jan 1982   Kozhikode             30:04.2   Hari Chand
12 Feb 1981   Bangalore             30:48.4   Shivnath Singh-3
11 Feb 1980   Hissar                29:49.5   Inder Singh
18 Feb 1979   Hyderabad             31:19.7   nfn Chinnaswamy
   Mar 1978   Kollam                31:24.0   Harjeet Singh
22 Jan 1977   Chennai               31:07.4   Surjit Singh
   Jan 1976   Palai                 31:33.2   Dashrath Singh
15 Jan 1975   Hyderabad             29:33.2   Shivnath Singh-2
09 Feb 1974   Jaipur                30:03.0   Shivnath Singh
01 Jan 1973   Durgapur              31:10.8   Kirpal Singh-2
   Feb 1972   Kottayam              31:36.6   Mohan Singh-3
23 Jan 1971   Ahmedabad             31:43.6   Mohan Singh-2
18 Jan 1970   Cuttack               32:27.6   Mohan Singh
25 Jan 1969   Jalandhar             31:19.2   Nafe Singh
15 Jan 1968   Chennai               30:34.4   Kirpal Singh
28 Jan 1967   Kottayam              33:32.6   Maqbool Ahmed
   Jan 1966   Bangalore             32:02.3   S M Tawadnur
   Jan 1965   Chandigarh            31:47.8   Mange Ram
   Feb 1964   Kolkata               31:18.4   Tarlok Singh
   Feb 1963   Allahabad             32:01.8   Narayan Singh

Women (28 runnings)
08 Jun 2014   Lucknow               34:34.98  Preeja Sreedharan-5
07 Jun 2013   Chennai               34:38.28  Preeja Sreedharan-4
   Jun 2012   Hyderabad             
11 Jun 2011   Bangalore             34:33.48  Preeja Sreedharan-3
07 Aug 2010   Patiala               32:36.53  Preeja Sreedharan-2
24 Oct 2009   Chennai               34:27.62  Kavita Raut-2
15 Jun 2008   Madurai               36:23.62  Preethi Lakshmi Rao
20 Sep 2007   Bhopal                34:23.80  Kavita Raut
01 Nov 2006   Chennai               34:30.77  Preeja Sreedharan
03 Jul 2005   Bangalore             36:55.53  Aruna Devi-3
   Jul 2004   Chennai               39:35.57  nfn Rajni
05 Sep 2003   Jamshedpur            36:04.54  Aruna Devi-2
01 Jun 2002   Bangalore             35:17.1   Beant Kaur
   Sep 2001   Lucknow               37:29.72  Pushpa Devi-2
29 Jul 2000   Chennai               34:30.2   Aruna Devi
14 Sep 1999   Lucknow               36:18.8   Pushpa Devi
   Nov 1998   Kolkata               37:33.96  N Radhamani
22 Dec 1997   Bangalore             38:44.65  Renuka Hede
24 Dec 1995   Chennai               35:26.6   Lukose Leelamma-3
18 Feb 1995   Bangalore             35:04.5   Lukose Leelamma-2
   Jan 1994   Pune                  35:51.08  Bhagirathi Bile
04 Mar 1993   New Delhi             36:05.7   Lukose Leelamma
   Mar 1992   Thiruvananthapuram    38:44.4   Urmila More
09 Mar 1991   Gandhinagar           36:50.0   Valli Sathyabhama
31 Jul 1990   New Delhi             35:54.0   Charulata Naigaonka-2
24 Mar 1989   Guntur                37:38.1   Charulata Naigaonka
   Feb 1988   Jabalpur              39:29.9   nfn Thangamani
21 May 1987   Ranchi                43:32.2   Poonam Taneja

Most Titles

Men (1963-date)

3

Mohan Singh 1970-72
. Shivnath Singh 1974-75,1981
  Surender Singh 2006-07,2009
  Kheta Ram 2011-13

Women (1987-date)
5 Preeja Sreedharan 2006,2010-11,2013-14

Last Updated on 02 Oct 2016

Contributors: Ram. Murali Krishnan (50), Andy Milroy (3)