The current Olympic record in men's 100 meter freestyle swimming event is held by Eamon Sullivan of Australia with a time of 47.05 seconds. The record was set at the 2008 Beijing Olympic Games. The current Olympic record in women's 100 meter freestyle swimming event is held by Britta Steffen of Germany with a time of 53.12 seconds. The record was set at the 2008 Beijing Olympic Games.
Usain Bolt holds the 100m world record with 9.58 seconds.
The men's Olympic record is held by Renaud Lavillenie at 5.97 meters. The women's Olympic record is held by Yelena Isinbayeva at 5.06 meters.
The Olympic and world record for the 100m women's backstroke in the Long Course (50m - used exclusively in the Olympics versus the Short Course) is held by Kirsty Coventry of Zimbabwe. She captured it on August 11th, 2008 during the 2008 Summer Olympics in Beijing with a time of 58.77 seconds.
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The world record is held by Usain Bolt at 9.78 seconds.
The Indoor World Record for the 60m sprint is held by former 100m Olympic champion Maurice Greene of the United States. He ran 6.39 seconds in an indoor meet during 1998 and 2001.
It is jointly held by Donovan Bailey and Bruny Surin at 9.84s
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The question is a little unclear as to whether it is the 100m swimming or running world record. The world record for the age group 50 - 54 years mens 100m freestyle is 54.61 seconds held by Paul Trevison
Florence Griffith-Joyner has held on to her world record since 1988. Her sprint time was 10.49 seconds. Meanwhile Usain Bolt from Jamaica holds the Men's record of 9.58 seconds since 2012.
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Men: Carl Lewis and Calvin Smith shared the world record at 9.93 seconds. Lewis broke the world record with a 9.92 at the 1988 Summer Olympics in Seoul. Women: Evelyn Ashford held the world record at 10.76 seconds. Florence Griffith-Joyner broke the world record with a 10.49 at the 1988 U.S. Olympic Trials. That record still stands today.
In 2008, in Beijing, China: Usain Bolt won the Olympic Gold Medal in the Men's 100m Dash. Bolt completed the race in 9.69 seconds, and consequently set a new world record. Shelly-Ann Fraser won the Olympic Gold Medal in the Women's 100m Dash. Fraser completed the race in 10.78 seconds. The world record time for the Women's 100m Dash is 10.54, held by the late Florence Griffith-Joyner AKA "Flo-Jo". Flo-Jo set the record in 1988, in Seoul, South Korea, and it has yet to be broken. Both Bolt and Fraser are from Jamaica.
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Guinness doesn't have a category for the longest held handstand. There are unofficial reports of a handstand being held for longer than 24 hours.
The men's Olympic record for the men's 2 kg weighted discus is 69.89 metres by Virgilijus Alekna of Lithuania in the 2004 Games in Athens. The women's Olympic record for the women's 1 kg discus is 72.30 meters held by Martina Hellmann of Germany in the 1988 Games in Seoul.
James Loccrat broke the record for the 100m sprint in 2006 at the Hong Kadh Olympics which was held in Hong Kong.
The men's Olympic javelin throw record is 98.48 feet. Jan Zelezny from Czech Republic has held this record since May 25, 1996.