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Record's time20.91
DateDec 18, 2009
SwimmerCésar Cielo, Brazil
Meet2009 Brazil Championships; São Paulo, Brazil
Avg. speed (m/s)2.39
Avg. time 25m (sec.)10.46
Avg. time 50m (sec.)20.91
Avg. time 100m (sec.)41.82
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Record progression

DateValueSwimmerMeet
Apr 26, 200920.94Frédérick Bousquet
France
2009 French Championships
Montpellier, France
Mar 28, 200821.28Eamon Sullivan
Australia
2008 AUS Nationals & Olympic Trials
Sydney, Australia
Mar 27, 200821.41Eamon Sullivan
Australia
2008 AUS Nationals & Olympic Trials
Sydney, Australia
Mar 23, 200821.50Alain Bernard
France
2008 European Championships
Eindhoven, Netherlands
Feb 17, 200821.56Eamon Sullivan
Australia
2008 New South Wales State Championships
Sydney, Australia
Jun 1, 200021.64Alexander Popov
Russia
2000 Olympic Trials
Moscow, Russia
Mar 24, 199021.81Tom Jager
United States
1990 US Sprint Championships
Nashville, United States
Mar 24, 199021.98Tom Jager
United States
1990 US Sprint Championships
Nashville, United States
Aug 20, 198922.12Tom Jager
United States
1989 Pan Pacific Championships
Tokyo, Japan
Sep 24, 198822.14Matt Biondi
United States
1988 Olympic Games
Seoul, South Korea
Apr 10, 198822.18Peter Williams
South Africa
1988 CSCA Invitational
Indianapolis, United States
Mar 25, 198822.23Tom Jager
United States
1988 USA Spring Championships
Orlando, United States
Aug 13, 198722.32Tom Jager
United States
1987 Pan Pacific Championships
Brisbane, Australia
Jul 30, 198722.33Matt Biondi
United States
1987 USA Championships
Clovis, United States
Jun 26, 198622.33Matt Biondi
United States
1986 World Championship Trials
Orlando, United States
Dec 6, 198522.40Tom Jager
United States
1985 USS Invitational
Austin, United States
Jul 21, 198522.52Dano Halsall
Switzerland
1985 SUI Championships
Bellinzona, Switzerland
Aug 15, 198122.54Robin Leamy
United States
1981 USA Championships
Brown Deer, United States
Aug 15, 198022.71Joe Bottom
United States
1980 Hawaiian Invitational
Honolulu, United States
Aug 15, 198022.83Joe Bottom
United States
1980 Hawaiian Invitational
Honolulu, United States
Apr 10, 198022.83Bruce Stahl
United States
1980 USA Spring Championships
Austin, United States
Apr 10, 198022.96Rowdy Gaines
United States
1980 USA Spring Championships
Austin, United States
Apr 10, 198023.12Chris Cavanaugh
United States
1980 USA Spring Championships
Austin, United States
Feb 2, 198023.66Chris Cavanaugh
United States
1980 International Invitational
Amersfoort, Netherlands
Jul 23, 197923.70Klaus Steinbach
West Germany
1979 ?
Freiburg, Germany
Jul 29, 197823.72Ron Manganiello
United States
1978 ?
Miami, United States
Jul 3, 197723.74Joe Bottom
United States
1977 Canada Cup
Etobicoke, Canada
Aug 14, 197623.86Jonty Skinner
South Africa
1976 AAU Championships
Philadelphia, United States
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