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2000 FINA World Swimming Championships (25 m)

The 5th FINA World Swimming Championships (25 m) were held at the Olympic Aquatic Centre in Athens, Greece from 16–19 March 2000. 15 world records were set.

Men's eventsEdit

Event Gold Silver Bronze
50 m freestyle Mark Foster
  Great Britain
21.58 Brendon Dedekind
  South Africa
21.62 Stefan Nystrand
  Sweden
21.80
100 m freestyle Lars Frölander
  Sweden
46.80 Stefan Nystrand
  Sweden
47.73 Scott Tucker
  United States
47.82
200 m freestyle Bela Szabados
  Hungary
1:45.27 Massimiliano Rosolino
  Italy
1:45.63 Chad Carvin
  United States
1:45.79
400 m freestyle Chad Carvin
  United States
3:41.13 Paul Palmer
  Great Britain
3:42.70 Massimiliano Rosolino
  Italy
3:43.68
1500 m freestyle Jörg Hoffmann
  Germany
14:47.57 Igor Chervynskyi
  Ukraine
14:48.20 Chad Carvin
  United States
14:51.23
50 m backstroke Neil Walker
  United States
23.99 Lenny Krayzelburg
  United States
24.24 Rodolfo Falcón
  Cuba
24.32
100 m backstroke Neil Walker
  United States
50.75
WR
Rodolfo Falcón
  Cuba
52.87 Derya Büyükuncu
  Turkey
52.88
200 m backstroke Gordan Kožulj
  Croatia
1:53.31 Brad Bridgewater
  United States
1:53.87 Volodymyr Nikolaychuk
  Ukraine
1:55.33
50 m breaststroke Mark Warnecke
  Germany
27.22 Brendon Dedekind
  South Africa
27.27 Oleg Lisogor
  Ukraine
27.30
100 m breaststroke Roman Sloudnov
  Russia
58.57 Zhu Yi
  China
59.99 Roman Ivanovsky
  Russia
1:00.05
200 m breaststroke Roman Sloudnov
  Russia
2:07.59
WR
Terence Parkin
  South Africa
2:07.91 Andrei Ivanov
  Russia
2:09.90
50 m butterfly Mark Foster
  Great Britain
23.30 Neil Walker
  United States
23.46 Sabir Muhammad
  United States
23.56
100 m butterfly Lars Frölander
  Sweden
50.44
WR
James Hickman
  Great Britain
51.53 Denys Sylantyev
  Ukraine
51.84
200 m butterfly James Hickman
  Great Britain
1:53.57 Shamek Pietucha
  Canada
1:54.27 Anatoly Polyakov
  Russia
1:54.47
100 m individual medley Neil Walker
  United States
52.79
WR
Jani Sievinen
  Finland
54.08 James Hickman
  Great Britain
54.38
200 m individual medley Jani Sievinen
  Finland
1:56.27 James Hickman
  Great Britain
1:56.86 Massimiliano Rosolino
  Italy
1:58.05
400 m individual medley Jani Sievinen
  Finland
4:09.54 Terence Parkin
  South Africa
4:10.56 Michael Halika
  Israel
4:10.90
4×100 m freestyle relay   Sweden
Johan Nyström
Lars Frölander
Mattias Ohlin
Stefan Nystrand
3:09.57
WR
  United States
Scott Tucker
Josh Davis
Sabir Muhammad
Neil Walker
3:10.98   Germany
Mitja Zastrow
Stefan Herbst
Christian Tröger
Stephan Kunzelmann
3:13.69
4×200 m freestyle relay   United States
Josh Davis
Neil Walker
Scott Tucker
Chad Carvin
7:01.33
WR
  Great Britain
Edward Sinclair
Marc Spackman
Paul Palmer
James Salter
7:03.06   Russia
Denis Pimankov
Anatoly Polyakov
Dmitri Chernychev
Andrey Kapralov
7:05.24
4×100 m medley relay   United States
Lenny Krayzelburg
Jarrod Marrs
Neil Walker
Scott Tucker
3:30.03   Germany
Sebastian Halgasch
Björn Nowakowski
Thomas Rupprath
Stefan Herbst
3:31.77   Great Britain
Neil Willey
Darren Mew
James Hickman
Paul Belk
3:32.08

Legend: WR: World record; CR: World Championships record

Women's eventsEdit

Event Gold Silver Bronze
50 m freestyle Therese Alshammar
  Sweden
23.59
WR
Sandra Völker
  Germany
24.77 Alison Sheppard
  Great Britain
24.80
100 m freestyle Therese Alshammar
  Sweden
52.17
WR
Jenny Thompson
  United States
53.14 Martina Moravcová
  Slovakia
53.88
200 m freestyle Yang Yu
  China
1:56.06 Martina Moravcová
  Slovakia
1:56.46 Natalya Baranovskaya
  Belarus
1:57.54
400 m freestyle Lindsay Benko
  United States
4:02.44 Yana Klochkova
  Ukraine
4:04.39 Chen Hua
  China
4:06.63
800 m freestyle Chen Hua
  China
8:17.03 Brooke Bennett
  United States
8:19.66 Flavia Rigamonti
   Switzerland
8:21.57
50 m backstroke Antje Buschschulte
  Germany
27.90 Marylyn Chiang
  Canada
28.03 Kellie McMillan
  Australia
28.06
100 m backstroke Sandra Völker
  Germany
58.66 Marylyn Chiang
  Canada
59.33 Antje Buschschulte
  Germany
59.37
200 m backstroke Antje Buschschulte
  Germany
2:07.29 Clementine Stoney
  Australia
2:08.64 Lindsay Benko
  United States
2:08.85
50 m breaststroke Sarah Poewe
  South Africa
30.66 Hao Ping
  China
31.22 Tara Kirk
  United States
31.47
100 m breaststroke Sarah Poewe
  South Africa
1:06.21 Alicja Pęczak
  Poland
1:07.69 Yelena Bogomazova
  Russia
1:08.27
200 m breaststroke Rebecca Brown
  Australia
2:23.41 Alicja Pęczak
  Poland
2:24.24 Brooke Hanson
  Australia
2:25.30
50 m butterfly Jenny Thompson
  United States
26.13 Anna-Karin Kammerling
  Sweden
26.16 Nicola Jackson
  Great Britain
26.85
100 m butterfly Jenny Thompson
  United States
57.67 Johanna Sjöberg
  Sweden
57.96 Karen Campbell
  United States
58.86
200 m butterfly Mette Jacobsen
  Denmark
2:08.10 Katrin Jaeke
  Germany
2:09.42 Otylia Jędrzejczak
  Poland
2:09.61
100 m individual medley Martina Moravcová
  Slovakia
59.71 Marianne Limpert
  Canada
1:02.00 Alenka Kejžar
  Slovenia
1:02.24
200 m individual medley Yana Klochkova
  Ukraine
2:08.97 Martina Moravcová
  Slovakia
2:08.98 Marianne Limpert
  Canada
2:12.68
400 m individual medley Yana Klochkova
  Ukraine
4:32.45 Nicole Hetzer
  Germany
4:37.92 Katie Jo Yevak
  United States
4:38.80
4×100 m freestyle relay   Sweden
Louise Jöhncke
Therese Alshammar
Anna-Karin Kammerling
Johanna Sjöberg
3:35.54   Germany
Katrin Meissner
Antje Buschschulte
Britta Steffen
Sandra Völker
3:37.31   Great Britain
Alison Sheppard
Claire Huddart
Karen Legg
Karen Pickering
3:37.93
4×200 m freestyle relay   Great Britain
Claire Huddart
Nicola Jackson
Karen Legg
Karen Pickering
7:49.11
WR
  United States
Lindsay Benko
Brooke Bennett
Tammie Stone
Jenny Thompson
7:50.59   China
Sun Dan
Yang Lina
Li Jin
Yang Yu
7:52.70
4×100 m medley relay   Sweden
Therese Alshammar
Emma Igelström
Johanna Sjöberg
Anna-Karin Kammerling
3:59.53   Germany
Sandra Völker
Janne Schäfer
Katrin Jäke
Katrin Meissner
4:01.47   United States
Jamie Reid
Anita Nall
Jenny Thompson
Tammie Stone
4:02.51

Legend: WR: World record; CR: World Championships record

Medal tableEdit

RankNationGoldSilverBronzeTotal
1  United States (USA)98825
2  Sweden (SWE)73111
3  Germany (GER)56213
4  Great Britain (GBR)44513
5  South Africa (RSA)2406
6  Ukraine (UKR)2237
7  China (CHN)2226
8  Finland (FIN)2103
9  Russia (RUS)2057
10  Slovakia (SVK)1214
11  Australia (AUS)1034
12  Croatia (CRO)1001
  Denmark (DEN)1001
  Hungary (HUN)1001
15  Canada (CAN)0415
16  Poland (POL)0213
17  Italy (ITA)0123
18  Cuba (CUB)0112
19  Belarus (BLR)0011
  Israel (ISR)0011
  Slovenia (SLO)0011
   Switzerland (SUI)0011
  Turkey (TUR)0011
Totals (23 nations)404040120

ReferencesEdit