Swimming at the 2015 World Aquatics Championships – Men's 800 metre freestyle
|Men's 800 metre freestyle |
at the 2015 World Aquatics Championships
|Dates||4 August (heats)|
5 August (final)
|Competitors||41 from 36 nations|
Prior to the competition, the existing world and championship records were as follows.
|World record||Zhang Lin (CHN)||7:32.12||Rome, Italy||29 July 2009|
|Competition record||Zhang Lin (CHN)||7:32.12||Rome, Italy||29 July 2009|
The heats were held at 10:30.
The final was held at 18:58.
|4||4||Connor Jaeger||United States||7:44.51|
|7||3||Stephen Milne||Great Britain||7:49.86|
|8||6||Michael McBroom||United States||7:55.30|