Records

Analysis: Ledecky vs. Sjostrom, Which is the Greatest Women’s World Record?

Some say that Katie Ledecky’s 800 and 1500 world records are the greatest among women’s records. Others say none can match Sarah Sjostrom’s 50 butterfly.

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A Closer Look at Torri Huske’s 15-16 National Age Group Record in the 100 Fly

In 44 strokes, Torri Huske took down Mary T. Meagher’s 38-year-old 15-16 National Age Group Record in the 100 LCM butterfly, posting a final time of 57.80.

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Elmbrook Swim Club Breaks 13-14 National Age Group Record in 200 Medley Relay

The Elmbrook Swim Club has broken the National Age Group Record set by a relay that includes a current member of the USA Swimming National Team.

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Aussies Show Up On Day 2 Of The FINA World Cup – Tokyo

Catch the action from Tokyo, as day 2 of the FINA World Cup, as Katinka Hosszu, Mitch Larkin, Brianna Throssell and more were in the water.

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2019 U.S. National Championships: Six Stars of Night Three

He didn’t win the 400 IM, but Carson Foster broke the World Junior Record. Torri Huske and Claire Curzan both broke Mary T.’s 15-16 girls NAG in the 100 fly.

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Watch Team USA’s World Record Mixed 4 x 100 Free Relay From Under Water

Watch the American team of Dressel, Apple, Comerford, and Manuel set a new World Record in the mixed 4 x 100 freestyle relay from under water.

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Quah Ting Wen Becomes Singapore’s First-Ever Sub-25 Second 50 Freestyler

While competing on day 1 of the 2019 FINA World Cup stop in Tokyo, Japan, Quah Ting Wen lowered her own National Record in the women’s 50m freestyle.

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Ryan Held Re-Breaks U.S. Open Record in Finals at U.S. Nationals – 47.39

Held lowered his own PR and U.S. Open record from Wednesday morning prelims by .04 seconds, the third-fastest swim in the world this year.

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14-Year-Old Atakan Malgil Hits New Turkish Age Record In 400 IM

Turkish teenager Atakan Malgil produced another Turkish Age Group Record in the men’s 400 IM, getting under the 4:40 threshold.

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Bluefish Breaks 4th Mixed-Gender Relay National Age Group Record in 2 Weeks

The team of Brynn Wright, Nathan Delisle, Aislin Farris and Joshua Parent broke the 13-14 mixed-gender 400 free relay record Sunday.

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Romania’s Popovici Hits 49.82 100 Free To Become Newest Sub-50 14-Year-Old

Romania’s David Popovici overtook Great Britain’s fellow 14-year-old Jacob Whittle as the fastest known man of his age in the 100m free.

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Watch All Finals and World Record Videos From the 2019 FINA World Championships

Here are all the videos we could find for the 42 medal finals and the 9 World Records from the 2019 FINA World Championships in Gwangju, South Korea.

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NOVA Boys Break Three 13-14 National Age Group Records

The Irvine Novaquatics boys nabbed three 13-14 National Age Group relay records on the final day of the SCS Junior Olympics.

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Regan Smith Breaks 100 Backstroke World Record in 57.57 on 400 Medley Lead-Off

Swimming lead-off on the women’s 400 medley relay at the 2019 FINA World Championships, Regan Smith clocked a new World Record in the women’s 100 backstroke.

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U.S. Women Smash World Record in 4×100 Medley Relay by 1.15 Seconds

Simone Manuel had the quickest anchor leg of the field at 51.86 to bring home the World Record in the 4×100 medley relay for Team USA.

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