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Record's time03:56.46
DateAug 7, 2016
SwimmerKatie Ledecky, United States
Meet2016 Olympic Games; Rio de Janeiro, Brazil
Avg. speed (m/s)1.69
Avg. time 25m (sec.)14.78
Avg. time 50m (sec.)29.56
Avg. time 100m (sec.)59.12
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Record progression

DateValueSwimmerMeet
Aug 7, 201603:58.71Katie Ledecky
United States
2016 Olympic Games
Rio de Janeiro, Brazil
Jul 28, 201204:01.45Camille Muffat
France
2012 Olympic Games
London, United Kingdom
Aug 10, 200804:02.19Federica Pellegrini
Italy
2008 Olympic Games
Beijing, China
Aug 10, 200804:03.71Katie Hoff
United States
2008 Olympic Games
Beijing, China
Sep 22, 198804:03.85Janet Evans
United States
1988 Olympic Games
Seoul, South Korea
Jul 31, 198404:07.10Tiffany Cohen
United States
1984 Olympic Games
Los Angeles, United States
Jul 22, 198004:08.76Ines Diers
East Germany
1980 Olympic Games
Moscow, Soviet Union
Jul 20, 197604:09.89Petra Thümer
East Germany
1976 Olympic Games
Montreal, Canada
Jul 20, 197604:15.71Rebecca Perrott
New Zealand
1976 Olympic Games
Montreal, Canada
Aug 30, 197204:19.04Shane Gould
Australia
1972 Olympic Games
Munich, West Germany
Aug 30, 197204:24.14Novella Calligaris
Italy
1972 Olympic Games
Munich, West Germany
Oct 20, 196804:31.80Deborah Meyer
United States
1968 Olympic Games
Mexico City, Mexico
Oct 19, 196804:35.00Deborah Meyer
United States
1968 Olympic Games
Mexico City, Mexico
Oct 18, 196404:43.30Virginia Duenkel
United States
1964 Olympic Games
Tokyo, Japan
Oct 17, 196404:47.70Marily Ramenofsky
United States
1964 Olympic Games
Tokyo, Japan
Sep 1, 196004:50.60Chris von Saltza
United States
1960 Olympic Games
Rome, Italy
Aug 31, 196004:53.60Chris von Saltza
United States
1960 Olympic Games
Rome, Italy
Dec 7, 195604:54.60Lorraine Crapp
Australia
1956 Olympic Games
Melbourne, Australia
Dec 5, 195605:00.20Lorraine Crapp
Australia
1956 Olympic Games
Melbourne, Australia
Aug 2, 195205:12.10Valéria Gyenge
Hungary
1952 Olympic Games
Helsinki, Finland
Jul 31, 195205:16.60Evelyn Kawamoto
United States
1952 Olympic Games
Helsinki, Finland
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