Current World Record Holders in Swimming (31)

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Non-Olympians currently holding a World Record in an Olympic swimming event:

Athlete Nation(s) Sport(s) Era Notes
Ricky Berens USA SWI 2008—2012 4×200 m freestyle relay 6:58.55 (2009)
Paul Biedermann GER SWI 2008—2016 200 m freestyle 1:42.00 (2009) and 400 m freestyle 3:40.07 (2009)
Bronte Campbell AUS SWI 2012—2016 4×100 m freestyle relay 3:30.05 (2018)
Cate Campbell AUS SWI 2008—2016 4×100 m freestyle relay 3:30.05 (2018)
Anton Chupkov RUS SWI 2014—2016 200 m breaststroke 2:06.12 (2019)
César Cielo Filho BRA SWI 2008—2012 50 m freestyle 20.91 (2009) and 100 m freestyle 46.91 (2009)
Caeleb Dressel USA SWI 2016 100 m butterfly 49.50 (2019) and 4×100 m medley mixed relay 3:38.56 (2017)
Matt Grevers USA SWI 2008—2012 4×100 m medley mixed relay 3:38.56 (2017)
Katinka Hosszú HUN SWI 2004—2016 200 m medley 2:06.12 (2015) and 400 m medley 4:26.36 (2016 at the Olympics)
Cullen Jones USA SWI 2008—2012 4×100 m freestyle relay 3:08.24 (2008 at the Olympics)
Lilly King USA SWI 2016 100 m breaststroke 1:04.13 (2017), 4×100 m medley relay 3:50.40 (2019), and 4×100 m medley mixed relay 3:38.56 (2017)
Katie Ledecky USA SWI 2012—2016 400 m freestyle 3:56.46 (2016 at the Olympics) and 800 m freestyle 8:04.79 (2016 at the Olympics)
Jason Lezak USA SWI 2000—2012 4×100 m freestyle relay 3:08.24 (2008 at the Olympics)
Liu Zige CHN SWI 2008—2012 200 m butterfly 2:01.81 (2009)
Ryan Lochte USA SWI 2004—2016 200 m medley 1:54.00 (2011) and 4×200 m freestyle relay 6:58.55 (2009)
Simone Manuel USA SWI 2016 4×100 m medley relay 3:50.40 (2019) and 4×100 m medley mixed relay 3:38.56 (2017)
Emma McKeon AUS SWI 2010—2016 4×100 m freestyle relay 3:30.05 (2018) and 4×200 m freestyle relay 7:41.50 (2019)
Ryan Murphy USA SWI 2016 100 m backstroke 51.85 (2016 at the Olympics)
Adam Peaty GBR SWI 2016 100 m breaststroke 56.88 (2019)
Rikke Møller Pedersen DEN SWI 2012—2016 200 m breaststroke 2:19.11 (2013)
Aaron Peirsol USA SWI 2000—2008 200 m backstroke 1:51.92 (2009), and 4×100 m medley relay 3:27.28 (2009)
Federica Pellegrini ITA SWI 2004—2016 200 m freestyle 1:52.98 (2009)
Michael Phelps USA SWI 2000—2016 400 m medley 4:03.84 (2008 at the Olympics), 4×100 m freestyle relay 3:08.24 (2008 at the Olympics), 4×200 m freestyle relay 6:58.55 (2009), and 4×100 m medley relay 3:27.28 (2009)
Eric Shanteau USA SWI 2008—2012 4×100 m medley relay 3:27.28 (2009)
Sarah Sjöström SWE SWI 2008—2016 50 m freestyle 23.67 (2017), 100 m freestyle 51.71 (2017), and 100 m butterfly 55.48 (2016 at the Olympics)
Sun Yang CHN SWI 2008—2016 1500 m freestyle 14:31.02 (2012 at the Olympics)
Brianna Throssell AUS SWI 2014—2016 4×200 m freestyle relay 7:41.50 (2019)
Dave Walters USA SWI 2008 4×200 m freestyle relay 6:58.55 (2009) and 4×100 m medley relay 3:27.28 (2009)
Garrett Weber-Gale USA SWI 2008 4×100 m freestyle relay 3:08.24 (2008 at the Olympics)
Madi Wilson AUS SWI 2010—2016 4×200 m freestyle relay 7:41.50 (2019)
Kelsi Worrell USA SWI 2016 4×100 m medley relay 3:50.40 (2019)