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Men

Freestyle

Distance  Time Date Set Location
50 meters: World 21.81Tom Jager, USA Mar. 24, 1990 Nashville
 Olympic 21.91Aleksandr Popov, Unified Team July 30, 1992 Barcelona
 American 21.81Jager (same as World)
100 meters: World 48.21Aleksandr Popov, Russia June 18, 1994 Monte Carlo
 Olympic 48.63Matt Biondi, USA Sept. 22, 1988 Seoul
 American 48.42Matt Biondi Aug. 10, 1988 Austin, Tex.
200 meters: World 1:46.00Ian Thorpe, AustraliaAug. 24, 1999Sydney
 Olympic 1:46.70Yevgeny Sadovyi, Unified Team July 26, 1992 Barcelona
 American 1:47.72Matt Biondi Aug. 8, 1988 Austin, Tex.
400 meters: World 3:41.83Ian Thorpe, Australia Aug. 22, 1999Sydney
 Olympic 3:45.00Yevgeny Sadovyi, Unified Team July 29, 1992 Barcelona
 American 3:48.06Matt Cetlinski Aug. 11, 1988 Austin, Tex.
800 meters: World 7:46.00sKieren Perkins, Australia Aug. 24, 1994 Victoria, CAN
 Olympic  Not an event
 American 7:52.45Sean Killion July 27, 1987 Clovis, Calif.
1500 meters: World 14:41.66Kieren Perkins, Australia Aug. 24, 1994 Victoria, CAN
 Olympic 14:43.48Kieren Perkins, Australia July 31, 1992 Barcelona
 American 15:01.51George DiCarlo June 30, 1984 Indianapolis

Backstroke

Distance  Time Date Set Location
50 meters: World 24.99Lenny Krayzelburg, USA Aug. 28, 1999Sydney
 Olympic  Not an event
 American 24.99Krayzelburg (same as World)
100 meters: World 53.60Lenny Krayzelburg, USA Aug. 24, 1999Sydney
 Olympic 53.86rJeff Rouse, USAJuly 31, 1992 Barcelona
 American 53.60Krayzelburg (same as World)
200 meters: World 1:55.87Lenny Krayzelburg, USAAug. 27, 1999Sydney
 Olympic 1:58.47Martin Zubero, Spain July 28, 1992 Barcelona
 American 1:55.87Krayzelburg (same as World)

Breaststroke

Distance   Time Date Set Location
50 meters: World 27.61Alexander Dzhaburiya, UKRApril 27, 1996Kharkov, UKR
 Olympic  Not an event
 American 28.64Jeremy Linn, USAJuly 20, 1996Atlanta
100 meters: World 1:00.60pFred deBurghgraeve, Belgium July 20, 1996Atlanta
 Olympic 1:00.60deBurghgraeve, BEL (same as World)
 American 1:00.77Jeremy Linn, USAJuly 20, 1996Atlanta
200 meters: World 2:10.16Mike Barrowman, USA July 29, 1992 Barcelona
 Olympic 2:10.16Barrowman (same as World)
 American 2:10.16Barrowman (same as World)

Butterfly

Distance  Time Date Set Location
50 meters: World 23.68Denis Pankratov, RussiaAug. 10, 1996Mulhouse, AUS
 Olympic  Not an event
 American 23.89Neil WalkerAug. 12, 1997Fukuoka, JPN
100 meters: World 52.15Michael Klim, Australia Oct. 9, 1997Brisbane, AUS
 Olympic 52.27Denis Pankratov, Russia July 24, 1996Atlanta
 American 52.76Neil WalkerAug. 12, 1997Fukuoka, JPN
200 meters: World 1:55.22Denis Pankratov, Russia June 14, 1995 Canet, FRA
 Olympic 1:56.26Melvin Stewart, USA July 30, 1992 Barcelona
 American 1:55.41Tom MalchowAug. 25, 1999Sydney

Individual Medley

Distance  Time Date Set Location
200 meters: World 1:58.16Jani Sievinen, Finland Sept. 11, 1994 Rome
 Olympic 1:59.91Atilla Czene, HungaryJuly 25, 1996Atlanta
 American 2:00.11David Wharton Aug. 20, 1989 Tokyo
400 meters: World 4:12.30Tom Dolan, USA Sept. 6, 1994 Rome
 Olympic 4:14.23Tamas Darnyi, Hungary July 27, 1992 Barcelona
 American 4:12.30Dolan (same as World)

Relays

Distance  Time Date Set Location
4x100m medley: World 3:34.84USA (Rouse, Linn, Henderson, Hall Jr.) July 26, 1996Atlanta
 Olympic 3:34.84USA (same as World)
 American 3:34.84USA (same as World)
4x100m free: World 3:15.11USA (Fox, Hudepohl, Olsen, Hall) Aug. 12, 1995 Atlanta
 Olympic 3:15.41USA (Olsen, Davis, Schumacher, Hall Jr.) July 23, 1996Atlanta
 American 3:15.11USA (same as World)
4x200m free: World 7:08.79Australia (Thorpe, Kirby, Hackett, Klim) Aug. 25, 1999Sydney
 Olympic 7:11.95Unified Team (Lepikov, Pychnenko, Taianovitch, Sadovyi) July 27, 1992 Barcelona
 American 7:12.51USA (Dalbey, Cetlinski, Gjertsen, Biondi) Sept. 21, 1988 Seoul

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