Olympics 800 meter run

Are women close to finally beating men in the 800?

Brief history

For men, the 800 meter run has been in the Olympics since 1896! The first time women ran it in the Olympics was in 1928. The race consist of running 2 laps around the track.

Women are getting closer and closer to the men's times for the 800 meter run. We here at Sports Illustrated are interested in finding out when women will surpass men in the 800 meter run.

Goal

My goal is to find out when women will surpass men in the 800 meter run.

X coordinate

X coordinate represents the year of the Olympics.

Y coordinate

Y coordinate represents the time it took to run the 800 meters.

Conclusion

Women were faster than men until the year 955. That year they ran at the same time. From then on, men were faster, and in the future, men will continue to be faster.