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Record's time02:04.06
DateAug 3, 2012
SwimmerMissy Franklin, United States
Meet2012 Olympic Games; London, United Kingdom
Avg. speed (m/s)1.61
Avg. time 25m (sec.)15.51
Avg. time 50m (sec.)31.02
Avg. time 100m (sec.)01:02.03
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Record progression

DateValueSwimmerMeet
Aug 1, 200902:04.81Kirsty Coventry
Zimbabwe
2009 World Championships
Rome, Italy
Aug 16, 200802:05.24Kirsty Coventry
Zimbabwe
2008 Olympic Games
Beijing, China
Jul 5, 200802:06.09Margaret Hoelzer
United States
2008 USA Olympic Trials
Omaha, United States
Feb 16, 200802:06.39Kirsty Coventry
Zimbabwe
2008 USA Grand Prix meet
Columbia, United States
Aug 25, 199102:06.62Krisztina Egerszegi
Hungary
1991 European Championships
Athens, Greece
Jun 27, 198602:08.60Betsy Mitchell
United States
1986 USA World Championships Trials
Orlando, United States
Aug 8, 198202:09.91Cornelia Sirch
East Germany
1982 World Championships
Guayaquil, Ecuador
Jul 27, 198002:11.77Rica Reinisch
East Germany
1980 Olympic Games
Moscow, Soviet Union
Aug 28, 197802:11.93Linda Jezek
United States
1978 World Championships
West Berlin, West Germany
Jun 4, 197602:12.47Birgit Treiber
East Germany
1976 ?
East Berlin, East Germany
Mar 13, 197602:13.50Antje Stille
East Germany
1976 ?
Tallinn, Soviet Union
Feb 29, 197602:14.41Antje Stille
East Germany
1976 ?
East Berlin, East Germany
Jul 27, 197502:15.46Birgit Treiber
East Germany
1975 World Championships
Cali, Colombia
Jun 6, 197502:16.10Birgit Treiber
East Germany
1975 ?
Wittenberg, East Germany
Apr 27, 197502:16.33Nancy Garapick
Canada
1975 ?
Brantford, Canada
Aug 25, 197402:17.35Ulrike Richter
East Germany
1974 ?
Vienna, Austria
Jul 7, 197402:18.41Ulrike Richter
East Germany
1974 ?
Rostock, East Germany
Sep 4, 197202:19.19Melissa Belote
United States
1972 Olympic Games
Munich, West Germany
Sep 4, 197202:20.58Melissa Belote
United States
1972 Olympic Games
Munich, West Germany
Aug 5, 197202:20.64Melissa Belote
United States
1972 USA Olympic Trials
Chicago, United States
Aug 14, 196802:21.50Susie Atwood
United States
1968 ?
Louisville, United States
Jul 21, 196802:23.80Karen Muir
South Africa
1968 USA Olympic Trials
Los Angeles, United States
Jan 6, 196802:24.10Karen Muir
South Africa
1968 ?
Kimberley, South Africa
Jul 26, 196702:24.40Elaine Tanner
Canada
1967 ?
Winnipeg, Canada
Aug 18, 196602:26.40Karen Muir
South Africa
1966 ?
Lincoln, United States
Jul 25, 196602:27.10Karen Muir
South Africa
1966 ?
Béziers, France
Sep 28, 196402:27.40Cathy Ferguson
United States
1964 ?
Los Angeles, United States
Aug 4, 196302:28.20Satoko Tanaka
Japan
1963 ?
Tokyo, Japan
Feb 21, 196302:28.50Satoko Tanaka
Japan
1963 ?
Perth, Australia
Feb 18, 196302:28.90Satoko Tanaka
Japan
1963 ?
Perth, Australia
Feb 10, 196302:29.60Satoko Tanaka
Japan
1963 ?
Sydney, Australia
Jul 29, 196202:31.60Satoko Tanaka
Japan
1962 ?
Osaka, Japan
Jun 3, 196202:32.10Satoko Tanaka
Japan
1962 ?
Beppu, Japan
Jul 30, 196102:33.20Satoko Tanaka
Japan
1961 ?
Tokyo, Japan
Jul 23, 196002:33.30Satoko Tanaka
Japan
1960 ?
Tokyo, Japan
Jul 15, 196002:33.50Lynn Burke
United States
1960 ?
Indianapolis, United States
Apr 2, 196002:34.80Satoko Tanaka
Japan
1960 ?
Tokyo, Japan
Apr 2, 195002:35.30Geertje Wielema
Netherlands
1950 ?
Hilversum, Netherlands
Jul 12, 195902:37.10Satoko Tanaka
Japan
1959 ?
Tokyo, Japan
Aug 1, 195802:37.40Chris von Saltza
United States
1958 ?
Topeka, United States
May 17, 195702:38.50Lenie de Nijs
Netherlands
1957 ?
Blackpool, United Kingdom
Nov 29, 193902:38.80Cor Kint
Netherlands
1939 ?
Rotterdam, Netherlands
Dec 18, 193802:39.00Iet van Feggelen
Netherlands
1938 ?
Amsterdam, Netherlands
Jan 16, 195702:39.90Philippa Gould
New Zealand
1957 ?
Auckland, New Zealand
Oct 26, 193802:40.60Iet van Feggelen
Netherlands
1938 ?
Düsseldorf, Germany
Apr 17, 193802:41.00Cor Kint
Netherlands
1938 ?
Aarhus, Denmark
Feb 14, 193702:41.30Ragnhild Hveger
Denmark
1937 ?
Aarhus, Denmark
Feb 2, 193702:44.60Nida Senff
Netherlands
1937 ?
Amsterdam, Netherlands
Mar 3, 193602:48.70Eleanor Holm
United States
1936 ?
Toledo, United States
Jan 20, 193502:49.60Rie Mastenbroek
Netherlands
1935 ?
Amsterdam, Netherlands
Sep 19, 193202:50.40Phyllis Harding
United Kingdom
1932 ?
Wallasey, United Kingdom
Mar 1, 193002:58.20Eleanor Holm
United States
1930 ?
New York, United States
Feb 1, 193002:58.80Eleanor Holm
United States
1930 ?
Buffalo, United States
Nov 24, 192802:59.20Marie Braun
Netherlands
1928 ?
Brussels, Belgium
Feb 9, 192403:03.80Sybil Bauer
United States
1924 ?
Miami, United States
Jul 4, 192203:06.80Sybil Bauer
United States
1922 ?
Brighton Beach, United States
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