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World, Olympic and American Records in Men's Swimming

Freestyle

Distance Time Date SetLocation
50 meters:World21.81Tom Jager, USAMar. 24, 1990Nashville
 Olympic21.91Aleksandr Popov, Unified TeamJuly 30, 1992Barcelona
 American21.81Jager (same as World)
100 meters:World48.21Aleksandr Popov, RussiaJune 18, 1994Monte Carlo
 Olympic48.63Matt Biondi, USASept.22, 1988Seoul
 American48.42Matt BiondiAug. 10, 1988Austin, Tex.
200 meters:World1:46.69Giorgio Lamberti, ItalyAug. 15, 1989Bonn, W. Ger.
 Olympic1:46.70Yevgeny Sadovyi, Unified TeamJuly 26, 1992Barcelona
 American1:47.72phMatt BiondiAug. 8, 1988Austin, Tex.
400 meters:World3:43.80Kieren Perkins, AustraliaSept. 9, 1994Rome
 Olympic3:45.00Yevgeny Sadovyi, Unified TeamJuly 29, 1992Barcelona
 American3:48.06Matt CetlinskiAug. 11, 1988Austin, Tex.
800 meters:World7:46.00sKieren Perkins, AustraliaAug. 24, 1994Victoria, CAN
 Olympic Not an event
 American7:52.45Sean KillionJuly 27, 1987Clovis, Calif.
1500 meters:World14:41.66Kieren Perkins, AustraliaAug. 24, 1994Victoria, CAN
 Olympic14:43.48Kieren Perkins, AustraliaJuly 31, 1992Barcelona
 American15:01.51George DiCarloJune 30, 1984Indianapolis

Backstroke

Distance Time Date SetLocation
100 meters:World53.86rJeff Rouse, USAJuly 31, 1992Barcelona
 Olympic53.98Mark Tewksbury, CanadaJuly 30, 1992Barcelona
 American53.86rRouse (same as World)
200 meters:World1:56.57Martin Zubero, SpainNov. 23, 1991Tuscaloosa, Ala.
 Olympic1:58.47Martin Zubero, SpainJuly 28, 1992Barcelona
 American1:58.04Lenny KrayzelburgAug. 1, 1997Nashville

Breaststroke

Distance Time Date SetLocation
100 meters:World1:00.60pFred deBurghgraeve, BelgiumJuly 20, 1996Atlanta
 Olympic1:00.60deBurghgraeve, BEL (same as World)
 American1:00.77Jeremy Linn, USAJuly 20, 1996Atlanta
200 meters:World2:10.16Mike Barrowman, USAJuly 29, 1992Barcelona
 Olympic2:10.16Barrowman (same as World)
 American2:10.16Barrowman (same as World)

Butterfly

Distance Time Date SetLocation
100 meters:World52.27Denis Pankratov, RussiaJuly 24, 1996Atlanta
 Olympic52.27Pankratov, Russia (same as World)
 American52.84Pablo MoralesJune 23, 1986Orlando
200 meters:World1:55.22Denis Pankratov, RussiaJune 14, 1995Canet, FRA
 Olympic1:56.26Melvin Stewart, USAJuly 30, 1992Barcelona
 American1:55.69Melvin StewartJan. 12, 1991Perth, Aus

Individual Medley

Distance Time Date SetLocation
200 meters:World1:58.16Jani Sievinen, FinlandSept. 11, 1994Rome
 Olympic1:59.91Atilla Czene, HungaryJuly 25, 1996Atlanta
 American2:00.11David WhartonAug. 20, 1989Tokyo
400 meters:World4:12.30Tom Dolan, USASept. 6, 1994Rome
 Olympic4:14.23Tamas Darnyi, HungaryJuly 27, 1992Barcelona
 American4:12.30Dolan (same as World)

Relays

Distance Time Date SetLocation
4x100m medley:World3:34.84USA (Rouse, Linn, Henderson, Hall Jr.)July 26, 1996Atlanta
 Olympic3:34.84USA (same as World)
 American3:34.84USA (same as World)
4x100m free:World3:15.11USA (Fox, Hudepohl, Olsen, Hall)Aug. 12, 1995Atlanta
 Olympic3:15.41USA (Olsen, Davis, Schumacher, Hall Jr.)July 23, 1996Atlanta
 American3:15.11USA (same as World)
4x200m free:World7:11.95Unified Team (Lepikov, Pychnenko, Taianovitch, Sadovyi)July 27, 1992Barcelona
 Olympic7:11.95Unified Team (same as World)
 American7:12.51USA (Dalbey, Cetlinski, Gjertsen, Biondi)Sept. 21, 1988Seoul

 

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