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Men's World, Olympic and American Records 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:World1:46.00Ian Thorpe, AustraliaAug. 24, 1999Sydney
 Olympic1:46.70Yevgeny Sadovyi, Unified TeamJuly 26, 1992Barcelona
 American1:47.72Matt BiondiAug. 8, 1988Austin, Tex.
400 meters:World3:41.83Ian Thorpe, AustraliaAug. 22, 1999Sydney
 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
50 meters:World24.99Lenny Krayzelburg, USAAug. 28, 1999Sydney
 Olympic Not an event
 American24.99Krayzelburg (same as World)
100 meters:World53.60Lenny Krayzelburg, USAAug. 24, 1999Sydney
 Olympic53.86rJeff Rouse, USAJuly 31, 1992Barcelona
 American53.60Krayzelburg (same as World)
200 meters:World1:55.87Lenny Krayzelburg, USAAug. 27, 1999Sydney
 Olympic1:58.47Martin Zubero, SpainJuly 28, 1992Barcelona
 American1:55.87Krayzelburg (same as World)

Breaststroke

Distance Time Date SetLocation
50 meters:World27.61Alexander Dzhaburiya, UKRApril 27, 1996Kharkov, UKR
 Olympic Not an event
 American28.64Jeremy Linn, USAJuly 20, 1996Atlanta
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
50 meters:World23.68Denis Pankratov, RussiaAug. 10, 1996Mulhouse, AUS
 Olympic Not an event
 American23.89Neil WalkerAug. 12, 1997Fukuoka, JPN
100 meters:World52.15Michael Klim, AustraliaOct. 9, 1997Brisbane, AUS
 Olympic52.27Denis Pankratov, RussiaJuly 24, 1996Atlanta
 American52.76Neil WalkerAug. 12, 1997Fukuoka, JPN
200 meters:World1:55.22Denis Pankratov, RussiaJune 14, 1995Canet, FRA
 Olympic1:56.26Melvin Stewart, USAJuly 30, 1992Barcelona
 American1:55.41Tom MalchowAug. 25, 1999Sydney

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:World7:08.79Australia (Thorpe, Kirby, Hackett, Klim)Aug. 25, 1999Sydney
 Olympic7:11.95Unified Team (Lepikov, Pychnenko, Taianovitch, Sadovyi)July 27, 1992Barcelona
 American7:12.51USA (Dalbey, Cetlinski, Gjertsen, Biondi)Sept. 21, 1988Seoul

 

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