Olympic Swimming Records

Men’s Olympic Swimming Records as of the 2016 Olympics in Rio de Janeiro, Brazil

EventSwimmerNationTimeLocationDate
50 freeCaeleb DresselUSA21.07Tokyo, Japan08-01-21
Splits21.07
100 freeCaeleb DresselUSA47.02Tokyo, Japan07-29-21
Splits22.39, 47.02 (24.63)
200 freeMichael PhelpsUnited States1:42.96Beijing, China08-12-08
Splits24.31, 50.29 (25.98), 1:16.84 (26.55), 1:42.96 (26.12)
400 freeSun YangChina3:40.14London, England07-28-12
Splits25.83, 53.59 (27.76), 1:21.93 (28.34), 1:50.52 (28.59), 2:18.50 (27.98), 2:46.64 (28.14), 3:13.74 (27.10), 3;40.14 (26.40)
800 FreeMykhailo RomanchukPoland7:41.28pTokyo, Japan07-27-21
27.57, 56.94 (29.37), 1:26.14 (29.20), 1:55.30 (29.16), 2:24.26 (28.96), 2:53.15 (28.89), 3:22.12 (28.97), 3:51.08 (28.96), 4:20.07 (28.99), 4:49.02 (28.95), 5:18.01 (28.99), 5:47.11 (29.10), 6:16.26 (29.15), 6:45.28 (29.02), 7:14.06 (28.78), 7:41.28 (27.22)
1500 freeSun YangChina14:31.02London, England08-04-12
Splits27.09, 55.80 (28.71), 1:25.26 (29.46), 1:54.31 (29.05), 2:23.66 (29.35), 2:52.63 (28.97), 3:22.16 (29.53), 3:51.50 (29.34), 4:20.73 (29.23), 4:49.62 (28.89), 5:18.88 (29.26), 5:48.15 (29.27), 6:17.40 (29.25), 6:46.74 (29.34), 7:16.15 (29.41), 7:45.45 (29.30), 8:14.94 (29.49), 8:44.32 (29.38), 9:13.78 (29.46), 9:43.10 (29.32), 10:12.52, (29.42), 10:41.73 (29.21), 11:11.27 (29.54), 11:40.64 (29.37), 12:09.81 (29.17), 12:39.00 (29.19), 13:08.39 (29.39), 13:37.53 (29.14), 14:05.34 (27.81), 14:31.02 (25.68)
100 backRyan MurphyUnited States51.85Rio de Janeiro, Brazil08-13-16
Splits25.13, 51.85 (26.72)
200 backEvgeny RylovRussia1:53.27Tokyo, Japan07-30-21
Splits26.81, 55.18 (28.37), 1:23.93 (28.75), 1:53.27 (29.34)
100 breastAdam PeatyGreat Britain57.13Rio de Janeiro, Brazil08-07-16
Splits26.61, 57.13 (30.52)
200 breastIppei WatanabeJapan2:07.22sfRio de Janeiro, Brazil08-09-16
Splits29.14, 1:01.83 (32.69), 1:34.55 (32.72), 2:07.22 (32.67)
100 flyCaeleb DresselUSA49.45Tokyo, Japan07-31-21
Splits23.00, 26.45 (26.45)
200 flyMichael PhelpsUnited States1:52.03Beijing, China08-13-08
Splits25.36, 53.53 (28.17), 1:22.75 (29.22), 1:52.03 (29.28)
200 IMMichael PhelpsUnited States1:54.23Beijing, China08-15-08
Splits24.59, 53.40 (28.81), 1:26.90 (33.50), 1:54.23 (27.33)
400 IMMichael PhelpsUnited States4:03.84Beijing, China08-10-08
Splits25.73, 54.92 (29.19), 1:26.29 (31.37), 1:56.49 (30.20), 2:31.26 (34.77), 3:07.05 (35.79), 3:35.99 (28.94), 4:03.84 (27.85)

Men’s Olympic Swimming Relay Records as of the 2016 Olympics in Rio de Janeiro, Brazil

EventTeamTimeLocationDate
400 medley relayUnited States3:26.78Tokyo08-01-21
Ryan Murphy52.31
Michael Andrew58.49
Caeleb Dressel49.03
Zach Apple46.95
400 free relayUnited States3:08.24Beijing, China08-11-08
Michael Phelps47.51
Garrett Weber-Gale47.02
Cullen Jones47.65
Jason Lezak46.06
800 free relayUnited States6:58.56Beijing, China08-13-08
Michael Phelps1:43.31
Ryan Lochte1:44.28
Ricky Berens1:46.29
Peter Vanderkaay1:44.68

Women’s Olympic Records as of the 2016 Olympics in Rio de Janeiro, Brazil

EventSwimmer NationTimeLocationDate
50 freeEmma McKeonAustralia23.81Tokyo, Japan08-01-21
Splits23.81
100 freeEmma McKeonAustralia51.96Tokyo, Japan07-30-21
Splits25.08, 51.96 (26.88)
200 freeAriarne TitmusAustralia1:53.50Tokyo, Japan07-28-21
Splits27.04, 55.85 (28.81) 1:24.70 (28.85), 1:53.50 (28.80)
400 freeKatie LedeckyUnited States3:56.46Rio de Janeiro, Brazil08-07-16
Splits27.73, 57.05 (29.32), 1:26.99 (29.94), 1:57.11 (30.12), 2:27.41 (30.30), 2:57.62 (30.21), 3:27.54 (29.92), 3:56.46 (28.92)
800 freeKatie LedeckyUnited States8:04.79Rio de Janeiro, Brazil08-12-16
Splits28.03, 57.98 (29.95), 1:28.71 (30.73), 1:59.42 (30.71), 2:30.06 (30.64), 3:00.76 (30.70), 3:31.13 (30.37), 4:01.98 (30.85), 4:32.20 (30.22), 5:02.94 (30.74), 5:33.54 (30.60), 6:04.30 (30.76), 6:35.07 (30.77), 7:05.44 (30.37), 7:35.80 (30.36), 8:04.79 (30.85)
1500 FreeKatie LedeckyUnited States15:35.35pTokyo, Japan07-26-21
28.49, 59.15 (30.66), 1:30.17 (31.02), 2:01.06 (30.89), 2:32.09 (31.03), 3:03.40 (31.31), 3:34.50 (31.10), 4:05.70 (31.20), 4:36.67 (30.97), 5:08.10 (31.43), 5:38.87 (30.77), 6:10.43 (31.56), 6:41.62 (31.19), 7:13.37 (31.75), 7:44.82 (31.45) ,
8:16.39 (31.57), 8:47.46 (31.07),
9:19.13 (31.67),
9:50.24 (31.11), 10:21.88 (31.64),
10:53.11 (31.23),
11:24.85 (31.74),
11:56.05 (31.20), 12:27.90 (31.85),
12:58.89 (30.99),
13:30.57 (31.68),
14:01.77 (31.20),
14:33.32 (31.55),
15:04.70 (31.38),
15:35.35 (30.65)
100 backRegan SmithUnited States57.86sfTokyo, Japan07-26-21
Splits28.32, 57.86 (29.54)
200 backMissy FranklinUnited States2:04.06London, England08-03-12
Splits29.53, 1:00.50 (30.97), 1:32.16 (31.66), 2:04.06 (31.90)
100 breastTatjana SchoenmakerSouth Africa1:04.82pTokyo, Japan07-25-21
Splits30.21, 1:04.82 (34.61)
200 breastTatjana SchoenmakerSouth Africa2:18.95Tokyo, Japan07-30-21
Splits31.64, 1:07.06 (35.42), 1:42.48 (35.42), 2:18.95 (36.47)
100 flySarah SjostromSweden55.48Rio de Janeiro, Brazil08-07-16
Splits26.01, 55.48 (29.47)
200 flyJiao LiuyangChina2:04.06London, England08-01-12
Splits28.49, 1:00.62 (32.13), 1:32.75 (32.13), 2:04.06 (31.31)
200 IMKatinka HosszuHungary2:06.58Rio de Janeiro, Brazil08-08-16
Splits27.23, 58.89 (31.66), 1:35.72 (36.83), 2:06.58 (30.86)
400 IMKatinka HosszuHungary4:26.36Rio de Janeiro, Brazil08-06-16
Splits28.33, 1:00.91 (32.58), 1:35.01 (34.10), 2:08.39 (33.38), 2:45.62 (37.23), 3:24.50 (38.88), 3:55.68 (31.18), 4:26.36 (30.68)

Women’s Olympic Relay Records as of the 2016 Olympics in Rio de Janeiro, Brazil

EventNationTimeLocationDate
400 medley relayAustralia3:51.60Tokyo, Japan08-01-21
Kaylee McKeown58.01
Chelsea Hodges1:05.57
Emma McKeon55.91
Cate Campbell52.11
400 free relayAustralia3:29.69Tokyo, Japan07-25-21
Bronte Campbell53.01
Meg Harris53.09
Emma McKeon51.35
Cate Campbell52.24
800 free relayUnited States7:42.92London, England08-01-12
Missy Franklin1:55.96
Dana Vollmer1:56.02
Shannon Vreeland1:56.85
Allison Schmitt1:54.09