1,500 metres Freestyle, Men

# Performance Athlete(s) NOC Games Date Phase Rank
1 25:02.4 Paul Radmilovic GBR London 1908 21 July 1908 Round One, Heat One 1
2 23:45.8 Frank Beaurepaire ANZ London 1908 21 July 1908 Round One, Heat Two 1
3 23:42.8 Sydney Battersby GBR London 1908 21 July 1908 Round One, Heat Four 1
4 23:24.4 Henry Taylor GBR London 1908 21 July 1908 Round One, Heat Six 1
5 22:54.0 Henry Taylor GBR London 1908 23 July 1908 Semi-Finals, Heat One 1
6 22:48.4 WR Henry Taylor GBR London 1908 25 July 1908 Final 1
7 22:23.0 WR George Hodgson CAN Stockholm 1912 6 July 1912 Round One, Heat Three 1
8 22:00.0 WR George Hodgson CAN Stockholm 1912 10 July 1912 Final 1
9 21:20.4 Boy Charlton AUS Paris 1924 13 July 1924 Round One, Heat Three 1
10 21:11.4 WR Arne Borg SWE Paris 1924 13 July 1924 Round One, Heat Four 1
11 20:06.6 WR Boy Charlton AUS Paris 1924 15 July 1924 Final 1
12 19:51.8 Arne Borg SWE Amsterdam 1928 6 August 1928 Final 1
13 19:51.6 Kuzuo Kitamura JPN Los Angeles 1932 12 August 1932 Semi-Finals, Heat One 1
14 19:38.7 Shozo Makino JPN Los Angeles 1932 12 August 1932 Semi-Finals, Heat Two 1
15 19:12.4 Kuzuo Kitamura JPN Los Angeles 1932 13 August 1932 Final 1
16 18:34.0 Shiro Hashizume JPN Helsinki 1952 31 July 1952 Round One, Heat One 1
17 18:30.3 Ford Konno USA Helsinki 1952 2 August 1952 Final 1
18 18:04.1 Murray Rose AUS Melbourne 1956 5 December 1956 Round One, Heat One 1
19 17:52.9 WR George Breen USA Melbourne 1956 5 December 1956 Round One, Heat Three 1
20 17:46.5 Tsuyoshi Yamanaka JPN Roma 1960 2 September 1960 Round One, Heat One 1
21 17:32.8 Murray Rose AUS Roma 1960 2 September 1960 Round One, Heat Five 1
22 17:19.6 John Konrads AUS Roma 1960 3 September 1960 Final 1
23 17:15.9 Bob Windle AUS Tokyo 1964 16 October 1964 Round One, Heat One 1
24 17:01.7 Bob Windle AUS Tokyo 1964 17 October 1964 Final 1
25 16:38.9 Mike Burton USA Ciudad de México 1968 26 October 1968 Final 1
26 16:34.63 Hans Faßnacht FRG München 1972 3 September 1972 Round One, Heat One 1
27 15:59.63 Graham Windeatt AUS München 1972 3 September 1972 Round One, Heat Two 1
28 15:52.58 WR Mike Burton USA München 1972 4 September 1972 Final 1
29 15:37.61 Zoltán Wladár HUN Montréal 1976 19 July 1976 Round One, Heat One 1
30 15:20.74 Paul Hartloff USA Montréal 1976 19 July 1976 Round One, Heat Two 1
31 15:02.40 WR Brian Goodell USA Montréal 1976 20 July 1976 Final 1
32 14:58.27 WR Vladimir Salnikov URS Moskva 1980 22 July 1980 Final 1
33 14:43.48 WR Kieren Perkins AUS Barcelona 1992 31 July 1992 Final 1
34 14:43.40 Grant Hackett AUS Athina 2004 21 August 2004 Final 1
35 14:40.84 Ryan Cochrane CAN Beijing 2008 15 August 2008 Round One, Heat Three 1
36 14:38.92 Grant Hackett AUS Beijing 2008 15 August 2008 Round One, Heat Five 1
37 14:31.02 WR Sun Yang CHN London 2012 4 August 2012 Final 1