How much do athletes with world records get?
Like david rudisha the 800M world record holder or the mile or the 5k or 10k!!!
- lestermountLv 77 years agoFavorite Answer
Some track meets will pay if an athlete sets a world record at their meet.
Some countries give athletes money when the set records.
There is no governing body that awards cash to athletes for setting a record just because they set a record.
- Anonymous7 years ago
Ask Ed, or Robin. - Jeremy K mid distance runner.Source(s): Same track club. If this is who I think it is. Might not be...