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Record's time57.10
DateAug 4, 2018
SwimmerAdam Peaty, United Kingdom
Meet2018 European Championships; Glasgow, United Kingdom
Avg. speed (m/s)1.75
Avg. time 25m (sec.)14.28
Avg. time 50m (sec.)28.55
Avg. time 100m (sec.)57.10
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Record progression

DateValueSwimmerMeet
Aug 7, 201657.13Adam Peaty
United Kingdom
2016 Olympic Games
Rio de Janeiro, Brazil
Aug 6, 201657.55Adam Peaty
United Kingdom
2016 Olympic Games
Rio de Janeiro, Brazil
Apr 17, 201557.92Adam Peaty
United Kingdom
2015 ?
London, United Kingdom
Jul 29, 201258.46Cameron van der Burgh
South Africa
2012 Olympic Games
London, United Kingdom
Jul 27, 200958.58Brenton Rickard
Australia
2009 World Championships
Rome, Italy
Aug 11, 200858.91Kosuke Kitajima
Japan
2008 Olympic Games
Beijing, China
Aug 1, 200659.13Brendan Hansen
United States
2006 ?
Irvine, United States
Jul 8, 200459.30Brendan Hansen
United States
2004 USA Olympic Trials
Long Beach, United States
Jul 21, 200359.78Kosuke Kitajima
Japan
2003 ?
Barcelona, Spain
Jul 23, 200159.94Roman Sludnov
Russia
2001 ?
Fukuoka, Japan
Jun 29, 200159.97Roman Sludnov
Russia
2001 ?
Moscow, Russia
Jun 28, 200101:00.26Roman Sludnov
Russia
2001 ?
Moscow, Russia
Mar 28, 200101:00.29Ed Moses
United States
2001 ?
Austin, United States
Jun 15, 200001:00.36Roman Sludnov
Russia
2000 ?
Moscow, Russia
Jul 20, 199601:00.60Frederik Deburghgraeve
Belgium
1996 Olympic Games
Atlanta, United States
Aug 3, 199301:00.95Károly Güttler
Hungary
1993 ?
Sheffield, United Kingdom
Aug 20, 199101:01.29Norbert Rózsa
Hungary
1991 European Championships
Athens, Greece
Jan 7, 199101:01.45Norbert Rózsa
Hungary
1991 ?
Perth, Australia
Jun 11, 199101:01.45Vasili Ivanov
Soviet Union
1991 ?
Moscow, Soviet Union
Jan 7, 199101:01.49Norbert Rózsa
Hungary
1991 ?
Perth, Australia
Jan 25, 199001:01.49Adrian Moorhouse
United Kingdom
1990 ?
Auckland, New Zealand
Jul 26, 199001:01.49Adrian Moorhouse
United Kingdom
1990 ?
London, United Kingdom
Aug 15, 198901:01.49Adrian Moorhouse
United Kingdom
1989 ?
Bonn, West Germany
Jul 29, 198401:01.65Steve Lundquist
United States
1984 Olympic Games
Los Angeles, United States
Jun 25, 198401:02.13John Moffet
United States
1984 USA Olympic Trials
Indianapolis, United States
Aug 17, 198301:02.28Steve Lundquist
United States
1983 ?
Caracas, Venezuela
Aug 6, 198301:02.34Steve Lundquist
United States
1983 ?
Clovis, United States
Aug 21, 198201:02.53Steve Lundquist
United States
1982 ?
Indianapolis, United States
Jul 19, 198201:02.62Steve Lundquist
United States
1982 ?
Mission Viejo, United States
Aug 18, 197701:02.86Gerald Mörken
West Germany
1977 ?
Jönköping, Sweden
Jul 20, 197601:03.11John Hencken
United States
1976 Olympic Games
Montreal, Canada
Jul 19, 197601:03.62John Hencken
United States
1976 Olympic Games
Montreal, Canada
Aug 31, 197401:03.88John Hencken
United States
1974 ?
Concord, United States
Jul 19, 197601:03.88John Hencken
United States
1976 Olympic Games
Montreal, Canada
Sep 4, 197301:04.02John Hencken
United States
1973 ?
Belgrade, Yugoslavia
Sep 4, 197301:04.35John Hencken
United States
1973 ?
Belgrade, Yugoslavia
Aug 30, 197201:04.94Nobutaka Taguchi
Japan
1972 Olympic Games
Munich, West Germany
Aug 29, 197201:05.13Nobutaka Taguchi
Japan
1972 Olympic Games
Munich, West Germany
Aug 29, 197201:05.68John Hencken
United States
1972 Olympic Games
Munich, West Germany
Apr 20, 196901:05.80Nikolai Pankin
Soviet Union
1969 ?
Magdeburg, East Germany
Apr 18, 196801:06.20Nikolai Pankin
Soviet Union
1968 ?
Moscow, Soviet Union
Feb 19, 196801:06.40Jose Fiolo
Brazil
1968 ?
Rio de Janeiro, Brazil
Nov 8, 196701:06.70Vladimir Kosinsky
Soviet Union
1967 ?
Leningrad, Soviet Union
Sep 3, 196401:06.90Georgy Prokopenko
Soviet Union
1964 ?
Moscow, Soviet Union
Mar 26, 196401:07.40Georgy Prokopenko
Soviet Union
1964 ?
Baku, Soviet Union
Aug 20, 196101:07.50Chet Jastremski
United States
1961 ?
Los Angeles, United States
Aug 20, 196101:07.80Chet Jastremski
United States
1961 ?
Los Angeles, United States
Aug 3, 196101:09.50Chet Jastremski
United States
1961 ?
Osaka, Japan
Jul 30, 196101:10.00Chet Jastremski
United States
1961 ?
Tokyo, Japan
Jul 28, 196101:10.70Chet Jastremski
United States
1961 ?
Tokyo, Japan
Jul 5, 196101:10.80Gunter Tittes
East Germany
1961 ?
East Berlin, East Germany
Jul 2, 196101:11.10Chet Jastremski
United States
1961 ?
Chicago, United States
May 2, 196101:11.40Leonid Kolesnikov
Soviet Union
1961 ?
Moscow, Soviet Union
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