Well, me don't swim too tough so me don't go in the water too deep.  ~Bob Marley

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OLYMPIC MENS SWIMMING RECORDS

Event

Record

Name

Nation

Games

50 m freestyle

21.30 

César Cielo Filho

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2008 Beijing

100 m freestyle

47.05 

Eamon Sullivan

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2008 Beijing

200 m freestyle

1:42.96 

Michael Phelps

http://upload.wikimedia.org/wikipedia/commons/thumb/a/a4/Flag_of_the_United_States.svg/22px-Flag_of_the_United_States.svg.png United States (USA)

2008 Beijing

400 m freestyle

3:40.59 

Ian Thorpe

http://upload.wikimedia.org/wikipedia/commons/thumb/b/b9/Flag_of_Australia.svg/22px-Flag_of_Australia.svg.png Australia (AUS)

2000 Sydney

1500 m freestyle

14:38.92 

Grant Hackett

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2008 Beijing

100 m backstroke

52.54 

Aaron Peirsol

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2008 Beijing

200 m backstroke

1:53.94 

Ryan Lochte

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2008 Beijing

100 m breastroke

58.91 

Kōsuke Kitajima

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2008 Beijing

200 m breastroke

2:07.64 

Kōsuke Kitajima

http://upload.wikimedia.org/wikipedia/commons/thumb/9/9e/Flag_of_Japan.svg/22px-Flag_of_Japan.svg.png Japan (JPN)

2008 Beijing

100 m butterfly

50.58 

Michael Phelps

http://upload.wikimedia.org/wikipedia/commons/thumb/a/a4/Flag_of_the_United_States.svg/22px-Flag_of_the_United_States.svg.png United States (USA)

2008 Beijing

200 m butterfly

1:52.03 

Michael Phelps

http://upload.wikimedia.org/wikipedia/commons/thumb/a/a4/Flag_of_the_United_States.svg/22px-Flag_of_the_United_States.svg.png United States (USA)

2008 Beijing

200 m individual medley

1:54.23 

Michael Phelps

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2008 Beijing

400 m individual medley

4:03.84 

Michael Phelps

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2008 Beijing

4×100 m freestyle relay

3:08.24 

Michael Phelps (47.51)
Garrett Weber-Gale (47.02)
Cullen Jones (47.65)
Jason Lezak (46.06)

http://upload.wikimedia.org/wikipedia/commons/thumb/a/a4/Flag_of_the_United_States.svg/22px-Flag_of_the_United_States.svg.png United States (USA)

2008 Beijing

4×200 m freestyle relay

6:58.56 

Michael Phelps (1:43.31)
Ryan Lochte (1:44.28)
Ricky Berens (1:46.29)
Peter Vanderkaay (1:44.68)

http://upload.wikimedia.org/wikipedia/commons/thumb/a/a4/Flag_of_the_United_States.svg/22px-Flag_of_the_United_States.svg.png United States (USA)

2008 Beijing

 

OLYMPIC WOMENS SWIMMING RECORDS

Event

Record

Name

Nation

Games

50 m freestyle

24.06 

Britta Steffen

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2008 Beijing

100 m freestyle

53.12 

Britta Steffen

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2008 Beijing

200 m freestyle

1:54.82 

Federica Pellegrini

http://upload.wikimedia.org/wikipedia/commons/thumb/0/03/Flag_of_Italy.svg/22px-Flag_of_Italy.svg.png Italy (ITA)

2008 Beijing

400 m freestyle

4:02.19 

Federica Pellegrini

http://upload.wikimedia.org/wikipedia/commons/thumb/0/03/Flag_of_Italy.svg/22px-Flag_of_Italy.svg.png Italy (ITA)

2008 Beijing

800 m freestyle

8:14.10 

Rebecca Adlington

http://upload.wikimedia.org/wikipedia/commons/thumb/a/ae/Flag_of_the_United_Kingdom.svg/22px-Flag_of_the_United_Kingdom.svg.png Great Britain (GBR)

2008 Beijing

100 m backstroke

58.77 

Kirsty Coventry

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2008 Beijing

200 m backstroke

2:05.24 

Kirsty Coventry

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2008 Beijing

100 m breaststroke

1:05.17 

Leisel Jones

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2008 Beijing

200 m breaststroke

2:20.22 

Rebecca Soni

http://upload.wikimedia.org/wikipedia/commons/thumb/a/a4/Flag_of_the_United_States.svg/22px-Flag_of_the_United_States.svg.png United States (USA)

2008 Beijing

100 m butterfly

56.61 

Inge de Bruijn

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2000 Sydney

200 m butterfly

2:04.18 

Liu Zige

http://upload.wikimedia.org/wikipedia/commons/thumb/f/fa/Flag_of_the_People%27s_Republic_of_China.svg/22px-Flag_of_the_People%27s_Republic_of_China.svg.png China (CHN)

2008 Beijing

200 m individual medley

2:08.45 

Stephanie Rice

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2008 Beijing

400 m individual medley

4:29.45 

Stephanie Rice

http://upload.wikimedia.org/wikipedia/commons/thumb/b/b9/Flag_of_Australia.svg/22px-Flag_of_Australia.svg.png Australia (AUS)

2008 Beijing

4×100 m freestyle relay

3:33.76 

Inge Dekker (54.37)
Ranomi Kromowidjojo (53.39)
Femke Heemskerk (53.42)
Marleen Veldhuis (52.58)

http://upload.wikimedia.org/wikipedia/commons/thumb/2/20/Flag_of_the_Netherlands.svg/22px-Flag_of_the_Netherlands.svg.png Netherlands (NED)

2008 Beijing

4×200 m freestyle relay

7:44.31 

Stephanie Rice (1:56.60)
Bronte Barratt (1:56.58)
Kylie Palmer (1:55.22)
Linda Mackenzie (1:55.91)

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2008 Beijing

4×100 m medley relay

3:52.69 

Emily Seebohm (59.33)
Leisel Jones (1:04.58)
Jessicah Schipper (56.25)
Libby Trickett (52.53)

http://upload.wikimedia.org/wikipedia/commons/thumb/b/b9/Flag_of_Australia.svg/22px-Flag_of_Australia.svg.png Australia (AUS)

2008 Beijing

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High School

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