The longest swimming event for men in the Olympics is the 1500 meter freestyle and for women is the 800 meter freestyle.
Women first started swimming in the Olympics in 1912.
800 Meter Freestyle
The longest swimmign race for men is the 1500 metres and the longest for women is the 800m that is in the pool. The longest swimming race for men and for women is 10 kilometres in open water.
Stephanie Rice competed in and won gold in three events at the 2008 Olympics. The events were: Women's 200 metre individual medley swimming Women's 400 metre individual medley swimming Women's 4 × 200 metre freestyle relay swimming
Lisbeth Trickett (Australia) won the gold medal in the women's 100 meter butterfly swimming event in the 2008 Summer Olympics.
Stephanie Rice (Australia) won the gold medal in the women's 400 meter individual medley swimming event in the 2008 Summer Olympics.
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Swimming was first included in the Olympics in 1896, but has only been open to women since 1912.
Women's fencing was introduced to the Olympics in 1924, with the addition of the Individual Women's Foil event.
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Yes. Women's football will be the first event of the Olympics.
Swimming was first included in the Olympics in 1896, but has only been open to women since 1912. Hope this helps.
Marathon swimming (10k events for men and women), women's 3,000 meter steeplechase, and two new BMX cycling events.
It is a swimming event for both men and women.
Absolutely. Both a men's and women's event.
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If you are from the Us and want to go to the Olympics in swimming, first you have to make a time standard to qualify for Olympic Trials. There are many events, but you can swim a maximum of six at Trials. The top two finishers for each event go to the Olympics. There are 14 individual events, and there are also 4 relays.