Eamon Sullivan of Australia with a time of 47.05 seconds set August 13, 2008 at the Beijing Olympics.
Amaury Leveaux holds the short course (swam in a 25m pool) World record at 44.94seconds. The long course (swam in a 50m pool) record is held by Eamon Sullivan at 47.05 seconds
47.05 seconds by Eamon Sullivan of Australia.
pieter van den hoogenband
Cesar Cielo Filho
Josh Ross currebtly holds the record
Usain Bolt with 9.58s
Usain Bolt, Jamaica
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Ato Boldon (Trinidad and Tobago) holds the Commonwealth Games 100m record with a time of 9.88, which he set on his way to the 100m gold medal at the 1998 Kuala Lumpur Games.Debbie Ferguson (Bahamas) holds the record for the women's 100m with a time of 10.91, which she set at the 2002 Manchester Games.She won three events at the 2002 Manchester Games: 100m, 200m and 4x100m relay.
Ailis McSweeney - 11.40
Florence Griffiths-Joyner with 10.49s.
Linford Christie 9.87s
A twelve toed monkey named Lola in East India holds the 100m record in Guitar Hero with a score of 5. EPIC RIGHT!
It is jointly held by Donovan Bailey and Bruny Surin at 9.84s