When canadas philippe gagnon swam the previous 400m s10 world record 4. Although the event is the shortest outdoor race at the senior level, the 100meter sprint has featured a large number of world recordholders. Com men s 200 meter freestyle final fina world championships rome 2009 1 monk kenrick 2 uchida sho 3 phelps michael 4 biedermann paul 5 izotov danila 6. Hynd smashes world record swimming news british swimming. World record progression 200 metres freestyle wikipedia. World record progression 800 metres freestyle wikipedia. It has been featured in the athletics programme at the summer olympics since 1896 for men and since 1964 for women.
The official information guide and record book of the 200910 california golden bears mens swimming and diving team. Sun yang won the 200 m freestyle at the 2016 summer olympics, his first major international title in this event. This is a history of the progression of the world record for the swimming event. The 100m sprint is often the benchmark for speed, and the world record holder is labeled the worlds fastest man.
The us swimmer was so utterly dominant that the only time she wasnt ahead was for 0. Silverman smashes 400m freestyle world record international. Klim had already put his marker down by setting a world record in the first leg of the 4 x 100 freestyle relay. A new world record was set in the mens 50m freestyle s3, as chinas wenpan huang 40. These records are maintainedrecognized by fina, which oversees international competitive swimming and aquatics. The 100m world record record has improved over time as track surfaces and running shoe design has improved, as well as the positive impact of advanced training methods and sports science research. Nchsaa womens soccernchsaa mens soccernchsaa football records. Mar, 2020 queensland teenager and tokyo olympic hopeful kaylee mckeown has upstaged australian swimmings biggest names on a dramacharged opening night of the nsw state championships at the sydney. Mar 23, 2007 the 9th world long course swimming championship 2001 fukuoka underwater camera rank name firstname nation yb timer. Frenchman alain bernard set a world record for the mens 100 meters freestyle in 47. Bbc sport olympics 2004 swimming results mens 1500m. In men s category, except for the record time of 3. Aug 10, 2014 ledecky sets world record in 400 meters freestyle.
The olympic bronze medallist jo jackson tonight set a new world record in the 400m freestyle at the british swimming championships in sheffield. The gloves are off in one of swimmings most bitter rivalries, with australias mack horton protesting controversial chinese star sun yangs 400m freestyle victory at the world titles in south korea. Kaylee mckeown continues record spree at dramacharged nsw. The mens 400meter freestyle final at the 1976 olympic trials in long beach california had a field of eight great racers. Michael phelps sets world record in 400 im, 1 gold down, 7 to go. Chinas longdistance expert sun yang retained his 800m freestyle title at the world swimming championships on wednesday. Jul 30, 2016 paralympic champion oliver hynd broke his own 400m freestyle world record on the penultimate night of finals at the british summer championships 2016 in sheffield. Hosszu wins record 7th hungary sportswoman of the year. Between 1940 and 1972, detroit tried and failed nine times to get the summer games. Jackson sets new 400m world record swimming the guardian.
He also won a silver medal in the 400 m freestyle, finishing 0. They make a bunched standing start and can break immediately for the inside. Ncaa mens and womens outdoor track and field championships. Records can be set in long course 50 metres or short course 25 metres swimming pools. This website is closed and for reference purposes only. The first world record in the mens 800 metres freestyle in long course 50 metres swimming was recognised by the international swimming federation fina in 1908. In the short course 25 metres swimming events the worlds governing body recognizes world records since march 3, 1991 until the 1960s, a world record set in the slightly longer 880 yard race could be considered a world record in. On a standard outdoor running track, it is one lap around the track. In the short course 25 metres swimming events the worlds governing body recognizes world records since 3 march 1991. Com mens 200 meter freestyle final fina world championships rome 2009 1 monk kenrick 2 uchida sho 3 phelps michael 4 biedermann paul 5 izotov danila 6.
The world records in swimming are ratified by fina, the international governing body of swimming. The s8 swimmer of nova centurion posted a time of 4. The british records in swimming are ratified by the united kingdoms governing body in swimming, british swimming. Swimming sensation ellie simmonds smashed the world record to defended her 400m freestyle paralympics title in a thrilling clash with u. See olympics 2012 swimming photos, latest olympics 2012 news and record at times of india. Mar 21, 2008 frenchman alain bernard set a world record for the men s 100 meters freestyle in 47. Access official results for the swimming event 400m freestyle men at the rio 2016 summer games olympics, plus view video highlights of top performances. Queensland teenager and tokyo olympic hopeful kaylee mckeown has upstaged australian swimmings biggest names on a dramacharged opening night of the nsw state championships at the sydney. Relay 4 x 50m freestyle, 4 x 100m freestyle, 4 x 200m freestyle, 4 x 50m medley, 4 x 100m medley. This race is competed for both sexes at fina world championships, some major finasanctioned international competitions such as pan pacs, as well as most major national championships, fina world cup events, and grand prix meets in the us. Nchsaa womens soccernchsaa mens soccernchsaa football records jump to navigation. Rio olympics mens 1500m freestyle heats results aboutswim.
Relays 4 x 100m freestyle, 4 x 200m freestyle, 4 x 100m medley. Detroits nine attempts to get olympics came up empty. Men s world record progression short course freestyle 50 metres 100 metres 200 metres. The first world record in the men s 400 metres freestyle in long course 50 metres swimming was recognised by the international swimming federation fina in 1908. Womens 400m freestyle mens 400m medley womens 400m medley womens 800m freestyle mens 1500m freestyle mens 4 x 100m freestyle womens 4 x 100m freestyle. How katie ledecky obliterated her own world record in the. Mens 200 freestyle final world record rome 2009 youtube. The 9th world long course swimming championship 2001 fukuoka underwater camera rank name firstname nation yb timer. She bettered her own record by almost two seconds, powering home at 3. Australia took home its first gold medal of the rio games. The 400 metres, or 400metre dash, is a sprinting event in track and field competitions. Records can be set in long course 50 metres or short course 25 metres swimming pools, with records currently recorded in the following events for both men and women. The first world record in the 400 m for men was recognized by the international amateur athletics federation, now known as the international association of athletics federations, in 1912.
The 100meter world recordholder, as well as the olympic 100meter champion, is often known as the worlds fastest man. Mens world record progression long course freestyle 50 metres 100 metres 200 metres. Swimming olympic records men mens olympics records. Connor jaeger of the united states, yang sun of peoples republic of china and park taehwan of republic of korea compete in heat six of the mens 400m freestyle on day 1 of the rio 2016 olympic games at the olympic aquatics stadium on. Nchsaa golf men and women nonstate championship records. The freestyle sensation was the pick of the swims on night one of the trials in brisbane on sunday, lowering her old mark by 0. Sun yang will look to improve chinas streak in this event to four this summer, after he has won the last two and zhang lin won in 2009. Ariarne titmus breaks 400m freestyle record, vows to. Mens 400 metres world record progression wikipedia.
Milak wins mens honor water polo australia and aoc join the fight against rampant bushfires in ncaacollege. The 200m freestyle world record is ratified and monitored by fina, the world governing body for aquatic sports, including competitive swimming. Australias mack horton came away just hundreds of a second ahead of the favorite to win chinas sun yang in the 400meter freestyle to give his country its first gold medal in rio. In other events, michael mcbroom edged matt mclean to win the mens 400m freestyle in 3. Jul 21, 2019 the gloves are off in one of swimmings most bitter rivalries, with australias mack horton protesting controversial chinese star sun yangs 400m freestyle victory at the world titles in south korea. He will look to capture a third medal second gold in his paralympic debut. The 400m free is a unique event in that it is an event along with the 800 for women and 1500 for men that is competed only in freestyle and the individual medley, unlike the specialty strokes which are competed at the 100200 meter distance at. In the usa and great britain, the mile 1609m was a common middledistance race.
Despite the transformation it is one of the most popular sports in olympics. Runners start in staggered positions and race in separate lanes for the. Runners start in staggered positions and race in separate lanes for the entire course. Paralympic champion oliver hynd breaks his own 400m freestyle world record on the penultimate night of finals at the british summer championships 2016 in sheffield.
Nil reforms for studentathletes stressed at senate subcommittee hearing. World record progression 400 metres freestyle wikipedia. The 400m freestyle world record is overseen and ratified by fina, the aquatic sports governing body responsible for competitive swimming. The one number that describes how mens world records compare with womens. Runners compete over threeandthreequarter laps of a 400m track. Fina recognises world records in the following events for both men and women, 1 2 except for the mixed relays, where teams consist of two men and two.581 1330 274 1308 780 528 412 66 865 1144 945 1279 1168 1190 1202 1189 188 1457 1528 64 179 500 1197 44 632 1438 172 1088 421 762 941 136 52 34 283 764 839 878