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Record's time49.82
DateAug 1, 2009
SwimmerMichael Phelps, United States
Meet2009 World Championships; Rome, Italy
Avg. speed (m/s)2.01
Avg. time 25m (sec.)12.46
Avg. time 50m (sec.)24.91
Avg. time 100m (sec.)49.82
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Record progression

DateValueSwimmerMeet
Jul 31, 200950.01Milorad Čavić
Serbia
2009 World Championships
Rome, Italy
Jul 9, 200950.22Michael Phelps
United States
2009 USA Summer Nationals
Indianapolis, United States
Jul 30, 200550.40Ian Crocker
United States
2005 World Championships
Montreal, Canada
Jul 13, 200450.76Ian Crocker
United States
2004 USA Olympic Trials
Long Beach, United States
Jul 26, 200350.98Ian Crocker
United States
2003 ?
Barcelona, Spain
Jul 25, 200351.47Michael Phelps
United States
2003 ?
Barcelona, Spain
Jul 25, 200351.76Andriy Serdinov
Ukraine
2003 ?
Barcelona, Spain
Dec 12, 199951.81Michael Klim
Australia
1999 ?
Canberra, Australia
Dec 10, 199952.03Michael Klim
Australia
1999 ?
Canberra, Australia
Oct 9, 199752.15Michael Klim
Australia
1997 ?
Brisbane, Australia
Jul 24, 199652.27Denis Pankratov
Russia
1996 Olympic Games
Atlanta, United States
Aug 23, 199552.32Denis Pankratov
Russia
1995 ?
Vienna, Austria
Jun 23, 198652.84Pablo Morales
United States
1986 ?
Orlando, United States
Jul 30, 198453.08Michael Gross
West Germany
1984 Olympic Games
Los Angeles, United States
Jun 26, 198453.38Pablo Morales
United States
1984 USA Olympic Trials
Indianapolis, United States
Aug 6, 198353.44Matt Gribble
United States
1983 ?
Clovis, United States
Apr 3, 198153.81William Paulus
United States
1981 ?
Austin, United States
Apr 11, 198054.15Pär Arvidsson
Sweden
1980 ?
Austin, United States
Aug 27, 197754.18Joe Bottom
United States
1977 ?
East Berlin, East Germany
Aug 31, 197254.27Mark Spitz
United States
1972 Olympic Games
Munich, West Germany
Aug 4, 197254.56Mark Spitz
United States
1972 USA Olympic Trials
Chicago, United States
Aug 4, 197254.72Mark Spitz
United States
1972 USA Olympic Trials
Chicago, United States
Aug 25, 197155.00Mark Spitz
United States
1971 ?
Houston, United States
Aug 30, 196855.60Mark Spitz
United States
1968 USA Olympic Trials
Los Angeles, United States
Oct 7, 196755.70Mark Spitz
United States
1967 ?
West Berlin, West Germany
Jul 31, 196756.29Mark Spitz
United States
1967 ?
Winnipeg, Canada
Aug 29, 196756.30Doug Russell
United States
1967 Summer Universiade
Tokyo, Japan
Apr 27, 196257.00Luis Nicolao
Argentina
1962 ?
Rio de Janeiro, Brazil
Apr 24, 196258.40Luis Nicolao
Argentina
1962 ?
Rio de Janeiro, Brazil
Aug 20, 196158.60Fred Schmidt
United States
1961 ?
Los Angeles, United States
Jul 24, 196058.70Lance Larson
United States
1960 ?
Toledo, United States
Jun 26, 196059.00Lance Larson
United States
1960 ?
Los Angeles, United States
Sep 14, 195801:01.00Takashi Ishimoto
Japan
1958 ?
Kochi, Japan
Jun 29, 195801:01.10Takashi Ishimota
Japan
1958 ?
Los Angeles, United States
Sep 6, 195701:01.20Takashi Ishimoto
Japan
1957 ?
Kurume, Japan
Jul 7, 195701:01.30Takashi Ishimoto
Japan
1957 ?
Tokyo, Japan
Jun 16, 195701:01.50Takashi Ishimoto
Japan
1957 ?
Kurume, Japan
May 26, 195701:03.40György Tumpek
Hungary
1957 ?
Budapest, Hungary
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