Olympic records: Vollmer sets UF gold standard


Former Florida swimmer Dana Vollmer poses with her gold medal after her win in the women's 100-meter butterfly swimming final for the U.S. team at the Aquatics Centre in the Olympic Park during the 2012 Summer Olympics in London, Sunday, July 29, 2012. (The Associated Press)

Published: Sunday, August 12, 2012 at 11:00 p.m.
Last Modified: Sunday, August 12, 2012 at 11:00 p.m.

A look at Olympic records from the 2012 London games.

WORLD RECORDS BROKEN

ARCHERY

Men

72 Arrows Ranking Round - Individiual — Im Dong Hyun, South Korea, 699, July 27 (Previous Record: Im Dong Hyun, South Korea, 696, May 2, 2012).

216 Arrows Ranking Round - Team — South Korea (Im Dong Hyun, Kim Bub-min, Oh Jin-hyek), 2,087, July 27 (Previous record: South Korea - Im Dong Hyun, Kim Woojin, Oh Jin-hyek, 2,069, May 2, 2012).

ATHLETICS

Men

800m — David Lekuta Rudisha, Kenya, 1:40.91, Aug. 9 (Previous Record: David Lekuta Rudisha, Kenya, 1:41.01, Aug. 29, 2010).

4x100m Relay — Jamaica (Nesta Carter, Michael Frater, Yohan Blake, Usain Bolt), 36.84, Aug. 11 (Previous Record: Jamaica (Nesta Carter, Michael Frater, Yohan Blake, Usain Bolt), 37.04, Sept. 4, 2011).

Women

4x100 Relay — United States (Tianna Madison, Allyson Felix, Bianca Knight, Carmelita Jeter), 40.82, Aug. 10 (Previous Record: East Germany Silke Gladisch, Sabine Rieger, Ingrid Auerswald, Marlies Gohr, Oct. 6, 1985, 41.37).

20km Race Walk — Elena Lashmanova, Russia, 1:25:02, Aug. 11 (Previous Record: Vera Sokolova, Russia, 1:25:08, Feb. 26, 2011).

CYCLING TRACK

Men

Team Pursuit (qualifying) — Britain (Edward Clancy, Geraint Thomas, Steven Burke, Peter Kennaugh), 3:52.499, Aug. 2 (Previous Record: Britain (Edward Clancy, Steven Burke, Peter Kennaugh, Geraint Thomas), 3:53.295, April 4, 2012).

Team Sprint (qualifying) — Britain (Philip Hindes, Chris Hoy, Chris Hoy, Jason Kenny), 42.747, Aug. 2 (Previous Record: Germany (Rene Enders, Maximilian Levy, Stefan Nimke), 42.914, Dec. 1, 2011).

Team Sprint (Final) — Britain (Philip Hindes, Chris Hoy, Chris Hoy, Jason Kenny), 42.600, Aug. 2 (Previous Record: Britain (Philip Hindes, Chris Hoy, Chris Hoy, Jason Kenny), 42.747, Aug. 2, 2012).

Team Pursuit (Final) — Britain (Edward Clancy, Geraint Thomas, Steven Burke, Peter Kennaugh), 3:51.659, Aug. 3 (Previous Record: Britain (Edward Clancy, Geraint Thomas, Steven Burke, Peter Kennaugh), 3:52.499, Aug. 2, 2012).

Women

Team Sprint (qualifying) — Britain (Victoria Pendleton, Jessica Varnish), 32.526, Aug. 2, (Miriam Welte, Kristina Vogel), 32.549, April 4, 2012).

Team Sprint (qualifying) — China (Gong Jinjie, Guo Shuang), 32.447, Aug. 2 (Previous Record: Britain (Victoria Pendleton, Jessica Varnish), 32.526, Aug. 2, 2012).

Team Sprint (First Round) — China (Gong Jinjie, Guo Shuang), 32.422, Aug. 2 (Previous Record: Britain (Victoria Pendleton, Jessica Varnish), 32.526, Aug. 2, 2012).

Team Pursuit — Britain (Dani King, Laura Trott, Joanna Rowsell), 3:15.669, Aug. 3 (Previous Record: Britain (Dani King, Laura Trott, Joanna Rowsell), 3:15.720, April 5, 2012).

SHOOTING

Men

25m Rapid Fire Pistol — Alexei Klimov, Russia, 592, Aug. 2 (Previous Record: Alexei Klimov, Russia, 591, Oct. 6, 2006).

SWIMMING

Men

100m Breaststroke (Final) — Cameron van der Burgh, South Africa, 58.46, July 29 (Previous Record: Brenton Rickard, Australia, 58.58, July 27, 2009).

200m Breaststroke (Final) — Daniel Gyurta, Hungary, 2:07.28, Aug. 1 (Previous Record: Christian Sprenger, Australia, 2:07.31, July 30, 2009).

1500m Freestyle — Sun Yang, China, 14:31.02, Aug. 4 (Previous Record: Sun Yang, China, 14:34.14, July 31, 2011).

Women

400m Individual Medley (Final) — Ye Shiwen, China, 4:28.43, July 28 (Previous Record: Stephanie Rice, Australia, 4:29.45, Aug. 10, 2008).

100m Butterfly (Final) — Dana Vollmer (UF), United States, 55.98, July 29 (Previous Record: Sarah Sjostrom, Sweden, 56.06, July 27, 2009).

200m Breaststroke (Semi) — Rebecca Soni, United States, 2:20.00, Aug. 1 (Previous Record: Annamay Pierse, Canada, 2:20.12, July 30, 2009).

200m Breaststroke (Final) — Rebecca Soni, United States, 2:19.59, Aug. 2 (Previous Record: Rebecca Soni, United States, 2:20.00, Aug. 1, 2012).

200m Backstroke (Final) — Missy Franklin, United States, 2:04.06, Aug. 3 (Previous Record: Kirsty Coventry, Zimbabwe, 2:04.81, Aug. 1, 2009).

4 x 100m Medley Relay (Final) — United States (Missy Franklin, Rebecca Soni, Dana Vollmer (UF), Allison Schmitt), 3:52.05, Aug. 4 (Previous Record: China (Zhao Jing, Chen Huijia, Jiao Liuyang, Li Zhesi), 3:52.19, Aug. 1, 2009).

WEIGHTLIFTING

Men

62kg (Total) — Un Guk Kim, North Korea, 327, July 30 (Previous Record: Zhang Jie, China, 326, April 27, 2008).

77kg Lu Xiaojun, China, 175, Aug. 1 (Previous Record: Lu Xiaojun, China, 174, Nov. 24, 2009).

77kg (Total) — Lu Xiaojun, China, 379, Aug. 1 (Previous Record: Lu Xiaojun, China, 378, Nov. 24, 2009).

94kg (Clean & Jerk) — Ilya Ilyin, Kazakhstan, 233, Aug. 4 (Previous Record: Szymon Kolecki, Poland, 232, April 29, 2000).

94kg (Total) — Ilya Ilyin, Kazakhstan, 418, Aug. 4 (Previous Record: Akakios Kakhiashvili, Greece, 412, Nov. 27, 1999).

Women

53kg (Clean & Jerk) — Zulfiya Chinshanlo, Kazakhstan, 131, July 29 (Previous Record: Zulfiya Chinshanlo, Kazakhstan, 130, Nov. 6, 2011).

+75kg (Snatch) — Tatiana Kashirina, Russia, 151, Aug. 5 (Previous Record: Tatiana Kashirina, Russia, 149, Aug. 5, 2012).

+75kg (Total) — Tatiana Kashirina, Russia, 332, Aug. 5 (Previous Record: Zhou Lulu, China, 328, Nov. 12, 2011).

+75kg (Total) — Zhou Lulu, China, 333, Aug. 5 (Previous Record: Tatiana Kashirina, Russia, 332, Aug. 5, 2012).

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OLYMPIC RECORDS BROKEN

ARCHERY

Men

72 Arrows Ranking Round — Im Dong Hyun, South Korea, 699, July 27 (Previous Record: Michele Frangilli, Italy, 684, July 28, 1996).

216 Arrows Ranking Round - Team — South Korea (Im Dong Hyun, Kim Bub-min, Oh Jin-hyek), 2,087, July 27 (Previous record: South Korea, 2,031, July 28, 1996).

ATHLETICS

Men

20km Race Walk — Chen Ding, China, 1:18:46, Aug. 4 (Previous Record: Robert Korzeniowski, Poland, 1:18:59, Sept. 22, 2000).

100m — Usain Bolt, Jamaica, 9.63, Aug. 5 (Previous Record: Usain Bolt, Jamaica, 9.69, Aug. 16, 2008).

800m — David Lekuta Rudisha, Kenya, 1:40.91, Aug. 9 (Previous Record: Vebjorn Rodal, Norway, 1:42.58, July 31, 1996).

Pole Vault — Renaud Lavillenie, France, 5.97, Aug. 10 (Previous Record: Steven Hooker, Australia, 5.96, Aug. 22, 2008).

50km Race Walk — Sergey Kirdyapkin, Russia, 3:35:59, Aug. 11 (Previous Record: Alex Schwazer, Italy, 3:37:09, Aug. 22, 2008).

4x100m Relay — Jamaica (Nesta Carter, Michael Frater, Yohan Blake, Usain Bolt), 36.84, Aug. 11 (Previous Record: Jamaica (Nesta Carter, Michael Frater, Usain Bolt, Asafa Powell), 37.10, Aug. 22, 2008).

Women

100m Hurdles — Sally Pearson, Australia, 12.35, Aug. 7 (Previous Record: Joanna Hayes, United States, 12.37, Aug. 24, 2004).

4x100m Relay — United States (Tianna Madison, Allyson Felix, Bianca Knight, Carmelita Jeter), 40.82, Aug. 10 (Previous Record: East Germany: Romy Muller, Barbel Wockel, Ingrid Auerswald, Marlies Gohr, 41.60, Aug. 1, 1980).

Hammer Throw — Tatyana Lysenko, Russia, 78.18, Aug. 10 (Previous Record: Aksana Miankova, Belarus, 76.34, Aug. 20, 2008).

Marathon — Tiki Gelana, Ethiopia, 2:23:07, Aug. 5 (Previous Record: Naoko Takahashi, Japan, 2:23:14, Sept. 24, 2000).

CYCLING

Men

Team Pursuit (qualifying) — Britain (Edward Clancy, Geraint Thomas, Steven Burke, Peter Kennaugh), 3:52.499, Aug. 2 (Previous Record: Britain (Edward Clancy, Geraint Thomas, Bradley Wiggins), 3:53.314, Aug. 18, 2008).

Team Pursuit (Final) — Britain (Edward Clancy, Geraint Thomas, Steven Burke, Peter Kennaugh), 3:51.659, Aug. 3 (Previous Record: Britain (Edward Clancy, Geraint Thomas, Steven Burke, Peter Kennaugh), 3:52.499, Aug. 2, 2012).

200m Flying Start — Jason Kenny, Britain, 9.713, Aug. 4 (Previous Record: Chris Hoy, Britain, 9.815, Aug. 17, 2008).

SHOOTING

Men

Skeet (qualification) — Vincent Hancock, United States, 123, July 31 (Previous Record: Vincent Hancock, United States, 121, Aug. 16, 2008).

50m Rifle 3 Positions (qualification) — Niccolo Campriani, Italy, 1180, Aug. 6 (Previous Record: Rajmond Debevec, Slovenia, 1177, Sept. 23, 2000).

Trap (qualification) — Michael Diamond, Australia, 125, Aug. 6 (Previous Record: Michael Diamond, Australia, 124, July 21, 1996).

Women

Skeet (qualification) — Kimberly Rhode, United States, 74, July 29 (Previous Record: Chiara Cainero, Italy, 72, Aug. 14, 2008).

25m Pistol (qualification) — Kim Jangmi, South Korea, 591, Aug. 1 (Previous Record: Tao Luna, China, 590, Sept. 22, 2000).

50m Rifle 3 Positions (qualification) — Jamie Lynn Gray, United States, 592, Aug. 4 (Previous Record: Renata Mauer-Rozanska, Poland, 589, July 24, 1996).

Trap (qualification) — Jessica Rossi, Italy, 75, Aug. 4 (Previous Record: Daina Gudzineviciute, Lithuania, 71, Sept. 18, 2000).

SWIMMING

Men

100m Breaststroke (Semi) — Cameron van der Burgh, South Africa, 58.83, July 28 (Previous Record: Kosuke Kitajima, Japan, 58.91, Aug. 11, 2008).

400m Freestyle (Final) — Sun Yang, China, 3:40.14, July 28 (Previous Record: Ian Thorpe, Australia, 3:40.59, Sept. 16, 2000).

100m Backstroke — Matthew Grevers, United States, 52.16, July 30 (Previous Record: Aaron Peirsol, United States, 52.54, Aug. 12, 2008).

200m Backstroke (Final) — Tyler Clary, United States, 1:53.41, Aug. 2 (Previous Record: Ryan Lochte(UF), United States, 1:53.94, Aug. 15, 2008).

1500m Freestyle (Final) — Sun Yang, China, 14:31.02, Aug. 4 (Previous Record: Grant Hackett, Australia, 14:38.92, Aug. 15, 2008).

Women

100m Butterfly (Heat) — Dana Vollmer (UF), United States, 56.25, July 28 (Previous Record: Inge de Bruijin, Netherlands, 56.61, Sept. 17, 2000).

400m Individual Medley (Final) — Ye Shiwen, China, 4:28.43, July 28 (Previous Record: Stephanie Rice, Australia, 4:29.45, Aug. 10, 2008).

4 x 100m Freestyle Relay (Final) — Australia (Alicia Coutts, Cate Campbell, Brittany Elmslie, Melanie Schlanger), 3:33.15, July 28 (Previous Record: Netherlands - Inge Dekker, Ranomi Kromowidjojo, Femke Heemskerk, Marleen Veldhuis, 3:33.76, Aug. 10, 2008).

400m Freestyle (Final) — Camille Muffat, France, 4:01.45, July 29 (Previous Record: Federica Pellegrini, Italy, 4:02.19, Aug. 10, 2008).

100m Butterfly (Final) — Dana Vollmer (UF), United States, 55.98, July 29 (Previous Record: Dana Vollmer (UF), United States, 56.25, July 28, 2012).

100m Backstroke (Heat) — Emily Seebohm, Australia, 58.23, July 29 (Previous Record: Kirsty Coventry, Zimbabwe, 58.77, Aug. 11, 2008).

200m Individual Medley (Semi) — Ye Shiwen, China, 2:08.39, July 30 (Previous Record: Stephanie Rice, Australia, 2:08.45, Aug. 13, 2008).

200m Individual Medley (Final) — Ye Shiwen, China, 2:07.57, July 31 (Previous Record: Ye Shiwen, China, 2:08.39, July 30, 2012).

200m Freestyle (Final) — Allison Schmitt, United States, 1:53.61, July 31 (Previous Record: Federica Pellegrini, Italy, 1:54.82, Aug. 13, 2008).

200m Breaststroke (Semi) — Rebecca Soni, United States, 2:20.00, Aug. 1 (Previous Record: Rebecca Soni, United States, 2:20.22, Aug. 15, 2008).

200m Butterfly (Final) — Jiao Liuyang, China, 2:04.06, Aug. 1 (Previous Record: Liu Zige, China, 2:04.18, Aug. 14, 2008).

100m Freestyle (Semi) — Ranomi Kromowidjojo, Netherlands, 53.05, Aug. 1 (Previous Record: Britta Steffen, Germany, 53.12, Aug. 15, 2008).

4 x 200m Freestyle Relay (Final) — United States (Missy Franklin, Dana Vollmer (UF), Shannon Vreeland, Allison Schmitt), 7:42.92, Aug. 1 (Previous Record: Australia (Stephanie Rice, Bronte Barratt, Kylie Palmer), 7:44.31, Aug. 14, 2008).

200m Breaststroke (Final) — Rebecca Soni, United States, 2:19.59, Aug. 2 (Previous Record: Rebecca Soni, United States, 2:20.00, Aug. 1, 2012).

200m Backstroke — Missy Franklin, United States, 2:04.06, Aug. 3 (Previous Record: Kirsty Coventry, Zimbabwe, 2:05.24, Aug. 16, 2008).

50m Freestyle (Final) — Ranomi Kromowidjojo, Netherlands, 24.05, Aug. 4 (Previous Record: Britta Steffen, Germany, 24.06, Aug. 17, 2008).

4 x 100m Medley Relay (Final) — United States (Missy Franklin, Rebecca Soni, Dana Vollmer (UF), Allison Schmitt), 3:52.05, Aug. 4 (Previous Record: Australia (Emily Seebohm, Leisel Jones, Jessicah Schipper, Libby Trickett), 3:52.69, Aug. 17, 2008).

WEIGHTLIFTING

Men

56kg (Clean & Jerk) — Yun Chol Om, North Korea, 168, July 29 (Previous Record: Halil Mutlu, Turkey, 167, Sept. 16, 2000).

62kg (Clean & Jerk) Oscar Albeiro Figueroa Mosquera, Colombia, 177, July 30 (Previous Record: Zhang Xiangxiang, China, 176, Aug. 11, 2008).

62kg Un Guk Kim, North Korea, 153, July 30 (Previous Record: Shi Zhiyong, China, 152, Aug. 16, 2004).

62kg (Total) — Un Guk Kim, North Korea, 327, July 30 (Previous Record: Nikolai Peshalov, Croatia, 325, Sept. 17, 2000).

77kg Lu Xiaojun, China, 175, Aug. 1 (Previous Record: Taner Sagir, Turkey, 172, Aug. 19, 2004).

77kg (Total) — Lu Xiaojun, China, 379, Aug. 1 (Previous Record: Taner Sagir, Turkey, 375, Aug. 19, 2004).

94kg (Clean & Jerk) — Ilya Ilyin, Kazakhstan, 233, Aug. 4 (Previous Record: 226, Ilya Ilyin, Kazakhstan, Aug. 17, 2000).

94kg (Total) — Ilya Ilyin, Kazakhstan, 418, Aug. 4 (Previous Record: Ilya Ilyin, Kazakhstan, 406, Aug. 17, 2008).

Women

53kg (Clean & Jerk) — Zulfiya Chinshanlo, Kazakhstan, 131, July 29 (Previous Record: Prapawadee Jaroenrattanatarakoon, Thailand, 126, Aug. 10, 2008).

53kg (Total) — Zulfiya Chinshanlo, Kazakhstan, 226, July 29 (Previous Record: Yang Xia, China, 225, Sept. 18, 2000).

58kg Li Xueying, China, 108, July 30 (Previous Record: Chen Yanqing, China, 107, Aug. 16, 2004).

58kg (Total) — Li Xueying, China, 246, July 30 (Previous Record: Chen Yanqing, China, 244, Aug. 11, 2008).

63kg (Total) — Maiya Maneza, Kazakhstan, 245, July 31 (Previous Record: Chen Xiaomin, China, 242, Sept. 19, 2000).

75kg (Snatch) — Natalya Zabolotnaya, Russia, 131, Aug. 3 (Previous Record: Cao Lei, China, 128, Aug. 15, 2008).

75kg (Clean & Jerk) — Svetlana Podobedova, Kazakhstan, 161, Aug. 3 (Previous Record: Cao Lei, China, 154, Aug. 3, 2012).

75kg (Total)— Natalya Zabolotnaya, Russia, 291, Aug. 3 (Previous Record: Cao Lei, China, 282, Aug. 15, 2008).

75kg (Total)— Svetlana Podobedova, Kazakhstan, 291, Aug. 3 (Previous Record: Natalya Zabolotnaya, Russia, 286, Aug. 3, 2012).

+75kg (Clean & Jerk) — Zhou Lulu, China, 187, Aug. 5 (Previous Record: Jang Mi-Ran, South Korea, 186, Aug. 16, 2008).

+75kg (Snatch) — Zhou Lulu, China, 146, Aug. 5 (Previous Record: Mi-ran Jan, South Korea, 140, Aug. 16, 2008).

+75kg (Snatch) — Tatiana Kashirina, Russia, 151, Aug. 5 (Previous Record: Zhou Lulu, China, 146, Aug. 5, 2012).

+75kg (Total) — Tatiana Kashirina, Russia, 332, Aug. 5 (Previous Record: Mi-ran Jan, South Korea, 326, Aug. 16, 2008).

+75kg (Total) — Zhou Lulu, China, 333, Aug. 5 (Previous Record: Tatiana Kashirina, Russia, 332, Aug. 5, 2012).

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