What is a good 50 breaststroke time?

What is the fastest 50 breaststroke?

Long course

# Time Name
1 27.49 Anthony Robinson
2 27.39 Ed Moses
3 27.18 Oleg Lisogor
4 27.06 Cameron van der Burgh

How long does it take to swim 50m breaststroke?

For a 50, this would be 21.4 seconds. Fact: The fastest breaststroker in the Olympics swims at 1.64 meters per second. Most masters swim at about 1.1 to 0.8 meters per second. Therefore most people swim breaststroke 2 to 3 times slower than the dive speed.

Is 50 breaststroke an Olympic event?

Freestyle is the only discipline to have a 50m competition at the Olympics, with breaststroke, backstroke and butterfly contested over 100m and 200m only. In previous Games, women could compete over 800m in freestyle, but not 1500m, with men contesting 1500m events, but not 800m races.

Which is faster breaststroke or butterfly?

Backstroke and butterfly are much faster than breaststroke by an order of 3-4 seconds per 50m on the elite level. Also, if you are not training race pace (why aren’t you training race pace?), then backstroke will be much easier to do at below race pace, for longer distances.

What is a good time to swim 25M?

For sure, at 15 strokes, a 25m will be done in 20sec or less, at 54 strokes per minute and more, assuming that you don’t cheat… Is there a chart or standard measure of how long it takes to swim 25M ? Or any other length for that matter.

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Why is my breaststroke so slow?

Unless you’re Adam Peaty, breaststroke will always be slower than front crawl. This is due to the body position in the water – each time you lift your head your bottom half sinks, which causes drag and resistance.

How do you swim breaststroke without getting tired?

Short arm pulls will result in less distance swum and more energy consumed. If you swim breaststroke then each arm pull and leg kick must be followed by a glide. The power of the stroke comes from the leg kick and the harder the kick, the further you are able glide.

How far can breaststroke go underwater?

The 15-meter rule is a part of most swimming events, including backstroke, butterfly, and freestyle races. (Breaststroke swimmers have more strict rules that apply to their underwater strokes.)

How fast can Michael Phelps swim a 50?

Personal Best Results

Event Time Pool Length
Men 50 Freestyle 22.93 50m
Men 4×100 Freestyle Relay 03:08.24 WR 50m
Men 4×200 Freestyle Relay 06:58.55 WR 50m
Men 4×100 Medley Relay 03:38.32 50m