World records in swimming

The list of swimming records. Please, use the filter below to narrow the result set.

EventValueDateSwimmerMeet
Freestyle
50 m
23.67Jul 29, 2017Sarah Sjöström
Sweden
2017 World Championships
Budapest, Hungary
Freestyle
100 m
51.71Jul 23, 2017Sarah Sjöström
Sweden
2017 World Championships
Budapest, Hungary
Freestyle
200 m
01:52.98Jul 29, 2009Federica Pellegrini
Italy
2009 World Championships
Rome, Italy
Freestyle
400 m
03:56.46Aug 7, 2016Katie Ledecky
United States
2016 Olympic Games
Rio de Janeiro, Brazil
Freestyle
800 m
08:04.79Aug 12, 2016Katie Ledecky
United States
2016 Olympic Games
Rio de Janeiro, Brazil
Freestyle
1500 m
15:20.48May 16, 2018Katie Ledecky
United States
2018 TYR Pro Swim Series
Indianapolis, United States
Backstroke
50 m
27.06Jul 30, 2009Zhao Jing
China
2009 World Championships
Rome, Italy
Backstroke
100 m
58.10Jul 25, 2017Kylie Masse
Canada
2017 World Championships
Budapest, Hungary
Backstroke
200 m
02:04.06Aug 3, 2012Missy Franklin
United States
2012 Olympic Games
London, United Kingdom
Breaststroke
50 m
29.40Jul 30, 2017Lilly King
United States
2017 World Championships
Budapest, Hungary
Breaststroke
100 m
01:04.13Jul 25, 2017Lilly King
United States
2017 World Championships
Budapest, Hungary
Breaststroke
200 m
02:19.11Aug 1, 2013Rikke Møller Pedersen
Denmark
2013 World Championships
Barcelona, Spain
Butterfly
50 m
24.43Jul 5, 2014Sarah Sjöström
Sweden
2014 Sweden Championships
Boras, Sweden
Butterfly
100 m
55.48Aug 7, 2016Sarah Sjöström
Sweden
2016 Olympic Games
Rio de Janeiro, Brazil
Butterfly
200 m
02:01.81Oct 21, 2009Liu Zige
China
2009 Chinese Championships
Jinan, China
Individual Medley
200 m
02:06.12Aug 3, 2015Katinka Hosszú
Hungary
2015 World Championships
Kazan, Russia
Individual Medley
400 m
04:26.36Aug 7, 2016Katinka Hosszú
Hungary
2016 Olympic Games
Rio de Janeiro, Brazil
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