List of Bahamian records in swimming

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This is a list of national swimming records for The Bahamas. These are the fastest times ever swum by a Bahamian swimmer, in each long course (50 m) event. Records for short course meters (25 m) are not currently kept/recognized.

These records are kept by the Bahamas Swimming Federation (BSF).

The information below is based on the most recent update issued by BSF, dated 14 August 2008.[1]

Records[edit]

Event Male Female
  freestyle
50 free 22.39[2]
Elvis Burrows (Bahamas)
World Championships
31 July 2009 / Rome, Italy Italy
24.64
Arianna Vanderpool-Wallace (Bahamas)
2012 Summer Olympics
03 August 2012 / London, England United Kingdom
100 free 50.88[2]
Elvis Burrows (Bahamas)
World Championships
29 July 2009 / Rome, Italy Italy
53.73
Arianna Vanderpool-Wallace (Bahamas)
2012 Summer Olympics
01 August 2012 / London, England United Kingdom
200 free 1:53.05
Jeremy Knowles (Swift)
Bahamas Nationals 2008
27 June 2008 / Nassau, Bahamas The Bahamas
2:04.84
Arianna Vanderpool-Wallace (unattached)
Bahamas Nationals 2008
27 June 2008 / Nassau, Bahamas The Bahamas
400 free 3:59.01
Jeremy Knowles (unattached)
11 July 2003 / Nassau, Bahamas The Bahamas
4:31.05
McKayla Lightbourn (Bahamas)
XXII CARIFTA Swimming Championships
10 April 2007 / Kingston, Jamaica Jamaica
800 free  no record listed 9:10.50
Arianna Vanderpool-Wallace (Bahamas)
XXII CARIFTA Swimming Championships
7 April 2007 / Kingston, Jamaica Jamaica
1500 free 16:11.20
Jeremy Knowles (unattached)
25 June 2000 / Nassau, Bahamas The Bahamas
 no record listed
  backstroke  male  female
50 back 27.50
Jeremy Knowles (Swift)
20 April 2008 / Milan, Italy Italy
29.83
Alana Dillette (Bahamas)
World Championships
29 Jul 2009 / Rome, Italy Italy
100 back 58.31
Chris Vythoulkas (Bahamas)
2004 Olympics
15 August 2004 / Athens, Greece Greece
1:02.56
Alana Dillette (Bahamas)
2008 Olympics
10 August 2008 / Beijing, China China
200 back 2:08.86
Jeremy Knowles (Swift: SwimMAC)[3]
Charlotte UltraSwim 2008
8 June 2008 / Charlotte, NC, USA United States
2:21.32
Alana Dillette (Swift: unattached)[3]
Charlotte UltraSwim 2007
10 June 2007 / Charlotte, NC, USA United States
  breaststroke  male  female
50 breast 29.69
Jeremy Knowles (Swift)
1 July 2005 / Nassau, Bahamas The Bahamas
32.84
Alicia Lightbourne (Bahamas)
World Championships
1 August 2009 / Rome, Italy Italy
100 breast 1:03.78
Jeremy Knowles (Swift)
28 June 2008 / Nassau, Bahamas The Bahamas
1:11.50
Alicia Lightbourne (Bahamas)
2007 Pan Am Games
17 July 2007 / Rio de Janeiro, Brazil Brazil
200 breast 2:20.31
Jeremy Knowles (Bahamas)
2000 Olympics
19 September 2000 / Sydney, NSW, Australia Australia
2:37.97
McKayla Lightbourn (Bahamas)
XXIII CARIFTA Swimming Championships
27 March 2008 / Savaneta, Aruba Aruba
  butterfly  male  female
50 fly 23.74[2]
Elvis Burrows (Bahamas)
World Championships
26 July 2009 / Rome, Italy Italy
27.07
Alana Dillette (Bahamas)
World Championships
31 July 2009 / Rome, Italy Italy
100 fly 53.51[2]
Elvis Burrows (Bahamas)
World Championships
31 July 2009 / Rome, Italy Italy
1:00.56
Arianna Vanderpool-Wallace (Bahamas)
World Championships
26 July 2009 / Rome, Italy Italy
200 fly 1:58.25
Jeremy Knowles (Bahamas)
2006 Pan Pacs
17 August 2006 / Victoria, BC, Canada Canada
2:21.67
Arianna Vanderpool-Wallace (Bahamas)
XXII CARIFTA Swimming Championships
9 April 2007 / Kingston, Jamaica Jamaica
  individual medley  male  female
200 IM 2:01.35
Jeremy Knowles (Bahamas)
2008 Olympics
13 August 2008 / Beijing, China China
2:20.09
McKayla Lightbourn (Bahamas)
XXIII CARIFTA Swimming Championships
29 March 2008 / Savaneta, Aruba Aruba
400 IM 4:22.04
Jeremy Knowles (Bahamas)
2003 Pan Am Games
12 August 2003 / Santo Domingo, Dominican Republic Dominican Republic
5:00.00
McKayla Lightbourn (Bahamas)
XXIII CARIFTA Swimming Championships
29 March 2008 / Savaneta, Aruba Aruba
  relays  male  female
200 Free Relay 1:39.22
The Bahamas Bahamas
 (J.Knowles, J.Carey, K.Carey, N.Rees)
5 April 1999 / Kingston, Jamaica Jamaica
1:48.06
The Bahamas Bahamas
 (A.Vanderpool-Wallace, A.Lightbourne, A.Butler, A.Weech)
XXIII CARIFTA Swimming Championships
30 March 2008 / Savaneta, Aruba Aruba
400 Free Relay 3:31.46
The Bahamas Bahamas
 (C.Murray, J.Knowles, C.Vythoulkas, A.Murray)
1999 Pan Am Games
5 August 1999 / Winnipeg, MB, Canada Canada
3:48.34
The Bahamas Bahamas
 (A.Dillette, A.Vanderpool-Wallace, T.Lightbourne, A.Lightbourne)
World Championships
26 July 2009 / Rome, Italy Italy
800 Free Relay 7:58.58
The Bahamas Bahamas
 (J.Knowles, C.Vythoulkas, K.Carey, T.McPhee)
2003 Pan Am Games
12 August 2003 / Santo Domingo, Dominican Republic Dominican Republic
8:42.73
The Bahamas Bahamas
 (J.Chaplin, A.Lightbourne, M.Lightbourn, A.Vanderpool-Wallace)
XXIII CARIFTA Swimming Championships
29 March 2008 / Savaneta, Aruba Aruba
200 Medley Relay 1:51.95
Swift Swim Club
 (J.Knowles, A.Murray, N.Rees, R.Davis)
23 June 2000 / Nassau, Bahamas The Bahamas
2:05.70
Swift Swim Club
 (A.Dillette, M.Lightbourn, J.Chaplin, A.Butler)
Bahamas Nationals 2008
29 June 2008 / Nassau, Bahamas
400 Medley Relay 3:54.57
The Bahamas Bahamas
 (C.Vythoulkas, T.McPhee, J.Knowles, K.Carey)
2003 Pan Am Games
12 August 2003 / Santo Domingo, Dominican Republic Dominican Republic
4:15.59
The Bahamas Bahamas
 (A.Dillette, A.Lightbourne, A.Vanderpool-Wallace, T.Lightbourne)
World Championships
1 August 2009 / Rome, Italy Italy

Notes[edit]

  1. ^ BSF records page; retrieved 2009-06-10.
  2. ^ a b c d Vereance Burrows gets hero's welcome home by Andrew Coakley for The Freeport News; published 2009-08-06, retrieved 2009-08-11.
  3. ^ a b The 200 back records list Jeremy Knowles and Alana Dillette as swimming for their Bahamian club team: Swift Swim Club. However, at the meet, both were representing their USA club teams: SwimMac for Knowles and unattached for Dillette.

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