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Who is currently the best swimmer in the world?

World Swimmers of the Year

Year Female Winner Male Winner
2016 Katie Ledecky Michael Phelps
2017 Sarah Sjöström Caeleb Dressel
2018 Katie Ledecky Adam Peaty
2019 Regan Smith Caeleb Dressel

Who is the No 1 swimmer in the world?

Michael Phelps, born 1985

Phelps holds the record for the most gold medals won in a single Olympics, his eight at the 2008 Beijing Games surpassed American swimmer Mark Spitz’s seven-gold performance at Munich in 1972.

Which country has the best swimmers 2021?


Top Positions %
1 United States 23.8
2 Australia 14.7
3 Great Britain 8.4
4 China 8.1

Who holds the world record for 200m breaststroke?

There have been two rule changes enacted by FINA for this event that have resulted in the nullification of world records.

Long course.

Time 2:06.12
Swimmer Anton Chupkov
Date July 26, 2019
Place Gwangju, South Korea

Do Olympians get paid?

Heading into Tokyo, our athletes are rewarded $20,000 for gold, $15,000 for silver and $10,000 for bronze, which is largely consistent with the 2016 Games in Rio.

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COUNTRY Australia
GOLD MEDAL $20,000

Who is the best swimmer in 2021?

Swimmer of the meet

  • Men: Caeleb Dressel, U.S.
  • Women: Emma McKeon, Australia.
  • Men: USA.
  • Women: Australia.
  • Florian Wellbrock, Germany.
  • Men: Kristof Milak, Hungary.
  • Women: Ariarne Titmus, Australia.
  • Men: David Popovici, Romania.
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Who is the fastest female swimmer in the world 2021?

As of today: Emma McKeon is the fastest female swimmer on Earth.