U.S. Women’s Rankings did not begin until 1976 (’85 in the triple jump, ’86 in the walk, ’94 in the pole vault & hammer, ’01 in the steeple).
You will also find reduced listings for the years 1956-75. Athletes listed there represent Americans who made the World Rankings and have simply been pulled across in the same order.
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|WOMEN’S U.S. RANKINGS, 1976–2018
|100 Meters||Marathon||High Jump||Shot||Heptathlon|
|200 Meters||20K Walk||Pole Vault||Discus|
|400 Meters||50K Walk||Long Jump||Hammer|
|800 Meters||Triple Jump||Javelin|
|go to index-by-athlete|