British Records Database

Here you will find a database of British Swimming Records since 2000, searchable by event, swimmer and year. They can also be viewed as record progressions. Explore using the filters below or click an item in the tables to get started


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Women's LC Records

Event SexTimeNameDateMeetLocation
50m freestyleLCFemale00:23.96Francesca Halsall26-07-2014Commonwealth GamesGlasgow, UK
100m freestyleLCFemale00:52.75Anna Hopkin28-07-2021Olympic GamesTokyo, Japan
200m freestyleLCFemale01:55.54Joanne Jackson28-07-2009World ChampionshipsRome, Italy
400m freestyleLCFemale04:00.60Joanne Jackson26-07-2009World ChampionshipsRome, Italy
800m freestyleLCFemale08:14.10*Rebecca Adlington16-08-2008Olympic GamesBeijing, China
1500m freestyleLCFemale15:47.26Jazmin Carlin28-06-2013World Championships TrialsSheffield, United Kingdom
50m backstrokeLCFemale00:27.19Kathleen Dawson18-05-2021European ChampionshipsBudapest, Hungary
100m backstrokeLCFemale00:58.08Kathleen Dawson23-05-2021European ChampionshipsBudapest, Hungary
200m backstrokeLCFemale02:06.66Gemma Spofforth01-08-2009World ChampionshipsRome, Italy
50m BreaststrokeLCFemale00:30.02Imogen Clark30-07-2022Commonwealth GamesBirmingham, UK
100m breaststrokeLCFemale01:06.21Molly Renshaw18-05-2021European ChampionshipsBudapest, Hungary
200m breaststrokeLCFemale02:20.89Molly Renshaw15-04-2021British Swimming Selection TrialsLondon, United Kingdom
50m butterflyLCFemale00:25.20Francesca Halsall27-07-2014Commonwealth GamesGlasgow, UK
100m butterflyLCFemale00:57.25Ellen Gandy04-03-2012British ChampionshipsLondon, United Kingdom
200m butterflyLCFemale02:04.83Ellen Gandy10-03-2009British ChampionshipsSheffield, United Kingdom
200m individual medleyLCFemale02:06.88Siobhan-Marie O'Connor09-08-2016Olympic GamesRio de Janeiro, Brazil
400m individual medleyLCFemale04:31.33Hannah Miley20-03-2009British ChampionshipsSheffield, United Kingdom
4x100m freestyle relayLCFemale03:33.96GB National Team 25-07-2021Olympic GamesTokyo, Japan
Anna Hopkin (53.16)
Abbie Wood (53.23)
Lucy Hope (54.73)
Freya Anderson (52.84)
4x100m freestyle relayLCFemale03:30.90GB National Team23-07-2023World ChampionshipsFukuoka, Japan
Anna Hopkin (53.67)
Lucy Hope (53.53)
Abbie Wood (54.19)
Freya Anderson (52.51)
4x200m freestyle relayLCFemale07:45.51GB National Team 30-07-2009World ChampionshipsRome, Italy
Joanne Jackson (1:55.98)
Jazz Carlin (1:56.78)
Caitlin McClatchey (1:56.42)
Rebecca Adlington (1:56.33)
4x100m medley relayLCFemale03:54.01GB National Team 23-05-2021European ChampionshipsBudapest, Hungary
Kathleen Dawson (58.08)
Molly Renshaw (1:05.72)
Laura Stephens (57.55)
Anna Hopkin (52.66)

Men's LC Records

Event SexTimeNameDateMeetLocation
50m freestyleLCMale00:21.11Ben Proud08-08-2018European ChampionshipsGlasgow, UK
100m freestyleLCMale00:47.45Matt Richards27-07-2023World ChampionshipsFukuoka, Japan
200m freestyleLCMale01:44.22Thomas Dean27-07-2021Olympic GamesTokyo, Japan
400m freestyleLCMale03:43.75James Guy02-08-2015World ChampionshipsKazan, Russia
800m freestyleLCMale07:44.32David Davies29-07-2009World ChampionshipsRome, Italy
1500m freestyleLCMale14:45.95David Davies21-08-2004Olympic GamesAthens, Greece
50m backstrokeLCMale00:24.04*Liam Tancock02-08-2009World ChampionshipsRome, Italy
100m backstrokeLCMale00:52.73Liam Tancock28-07-2009World ChampionshipsRome, Italy
200m backstrokeLCMale01:54.43Luke Greenbank21-05-2021European ChampionshipsBudapest, Hungary
50m breaststrokeLCMale00:25.95*Adam Peaty25-07-2017World ChampionshipsBudapest, Hungary
100m breaststrokeLCMale00:56.88*Adam Peaty21-07-2019World ChampionshipsGwangju, South Korea
200m breaststrokeLCMale02:07.30Ross Murdoch24-07-2014Commonwealth GamesGlasgow, UK
50m butterflyLCMale00:22.75Ben Proud24-07-2017World ChampionshipsBudapest, Hungary
100m butterflyLCMale00:50.67James Guy28-07-2017World ChampionshipsBudapest, Hungary
200m butterflyLCMale01:54.58Michael Rock28-07-2009World ChampionshipsRome, Italy
200m individual medleyLCMale01:55.28Duncan Scott30-07-2021Olympic GamesTokyo, Japan
400m individual medleyLCMale04:09.18Duncan Scott07-04-2022British ChampionshipsSheffield, UK
4x100m freestyle relayLCMale03:11.14GB National Team18-06-2022World ChampionshipsBudapest, Hungary
Lewis Burras (48.09)
Jacob Whittle (47.91)
Matt Richards (48.19)
Tom Dean (46.95)
4x200m freestyle relayLCMale06:58.58GB National Team 28-07-2021Olympic GamesTokyo, Japan
Tom Dean (1:45.72)
James Guy (1:44.40)
Matt Richards (1:45.01)
Duncan Scott (1:43.45)
4x100m medley relayLCMale03:27.51GB National Team01-08-2021Olympic GamesTokyo, Japan
Luke Greenbank (53.63)
Adam Peaty (56.53)
James Guy (50.27)
Duncan Scott (47.08)

Mixed LC Records

Event SexTimeNameDateMeetLocation
4x100m freestyle relayLCMixed03:21.68GB National Team29-07-2023World ChampionshipsFukuoka, Japan
Matt Richards (47.83)
Duncan Scott (47.46)
Anna Hopkin (53.30)
Freya Anderson (53.09)
4x200m freestyle relayLCMixed07:26.67GB National Team 18-05-2021European ChampionshipsBudapest, Hungary
Tom Dean (1:46.54)
James Guy (1:45.43)
Abbie Wood (1:56.67)
Freya Anderson (1:58.03)
4x100m medley relayLCMixed03:37.58*GB National Team 31-07-2021Olympic GamesTokyo, Japan
Kathleen Dawson (58.80)
Adam Peaty (56.78)
James Guy (50.00)
Anna Hopkin (52.00)

* Denotes that a swim was also a World Record when set

Version 1.41. Database last updated: 18/11/23. All data is unofficial and some records may not have been ratified by British Swimming - for official records visit

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