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Record's time55.48
DateAug 7, 2016
SwimmerSarah Sjöström, Sweden
Meet2016 Olympic Games; Rio de Janeiro, Brazil
Avg. speed (m/s)1.8
Avg. time 25m (sec.)13.87
Avg. time 50m (sec.)27.74
Avg. time 100m (sec.)55.48
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Record progression

DateValueSwimmerMeet
Aug 3, 201555.64Sarah Sjöström
Sweden
2015 World Championships
Kazan, Russia
Aug 2, 201555.74Sarah Sjöström
Sweden
2015 World Championships
Kazan, Russia
Jul 29, 201255.98Dana Vollmer
United States
2012 Olympic Games
London, United Kingdom
Jul 27, 200956.06Sarah Sjöström
Sweden
2009 World Championships
Rome, Italy
Jul 26, 200956.44Sarah Sjöström
Sweden
2009 World Championships
Rome, Italy
Sep 17, 200056.61Inge De Bruijn
Netherlands
2000 Olympic Games
Sydney, Australia
Jul 22, 200056.64Inge De Bruijn
Netherlands
2000 ?
Federal Way, United States
May 27, 200056.69Inge De Bruijn
Netherlands
2000 ?
Sheffield, United Kingdom
Aug 23, 199957.88Jenny Thompson
United States
1999 ?
Sydney, Australia
Aug 16, 198157.93Mary T. Meagher
United States
1981 ?
Brown Deer, United States
Apr 11, 198059.26Mary T. Meagher
United States
1980 ?
Austin, United States
Jul 3, 197859.46Andrea Pollack
East Germany
1978 GDR Nationals & World Championship Trials
East Berlin, East Germany
Aug 28, 197759.78Christiane Knacke
East Germany
1977 ?
East Berlin, East Germany
Jun 4, 197601:00.13Kornelia Ender
East Germany
1976 ?
East Berlin, East Germany
Jul 24, 197501:01.24Kornelia Ender
East Germany
1975 ?
Cali, Colombia
Jun 9, 197501:01.33Kornelia Ender
East Germany
1975 ?
Wittenberg, East Germany
Sep 1, 197401:01.88Rosemarie Kother
East Germany
1974 ?
Concord, United States
Aug 22, 197401:01.99Rosemarie Kother
East Germany
1974 ?
Vienna, Austria
Aug 21, 197401:02.09Rosemarie Kother
East Germany
1974 ?
Vienna, Austria
Jul 14, 197301:02.31Kornelia Ender
East Germany
1973 ?
East Berlin, East Germany
Apr 14, 197301:03.05Kornelia Ender
East Germany
1973 ?
East Berlin, East Germany
Sep 1, 197201:03.34Mayumi Aoki
Japan
1972 Olympic Games
Munich, West Germany
Aug 31, 197201:03.80Andrea Gyarmati
Hungary
1972 Olympic Games
Munich, West Germany
Jul 21, 197201:03.90Mayumi Aoki
Japan
1972 ?
Tokyo, Japan
Aug 20, 197001:04.10Alice Jones
United States
1970 ?
Los Angeles, United States
Aug 14, 196501:04.50Ada Kok
Netherlands
1965 ?
Budapest, Hungary
Oct 16, 196401:04.70Sharon Stouder
United States
1964 Olympic Games
Tokyo, Japan
May 30, 196401:05.10Ada Kok
Netherlands
1964 ?
Blackpool, United Kingdom
Sep 1, 196301:06.10Ada Kok
Netherlands
1963 ?
Soestduinen, Netherlands
Aug 16, 196301:06.50Kathy Ellis
United States
1963 ?
High Point, United States
Jul 28, 196201:07.30Mary Stewart
Canada
1962 ?
Vancouver, Canada
Aug 12, 196101:08.20Susan Doerr
United States
1961 ?
Philadelphia, United States
Aug 12, 196101:08.80Mary Stewart
Canada
1961 ?
Philadelphia, United States
Apr 2, 196101:08.90Janice Andrew
Australia
1961 ?
Tokyo, Japan
Sep 2, 195901:09.10Nancy Ramey
United States
1959 ?
Chicago, United States
Jun 28, 195801:09.60Nancy Ramey
United States
1958 ?
Los Angeles, United States
Aug 4, 195701:10.50Atie Voorbij
Netherlands
1957 ?
Rhenen, Netherlands
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