FINA Communication Department

In accordance with FINA Rule SW 12.13, the FINA Honorary Secretary approved today the following FINA World Records:50m-POOLMen* Rafael Muñoz (ESP) 50m butterfly in 22.43 On April 5, 2009 in Malaga (ESP) Women * Joanne Jackson (GBR) 400m free in 4:00.66 On March 16, 2009 in Sheffield (GBR) * Marleen Veldhuis (NED) 50m butterfly in 25.33 On April 19, 2009 in Amsterdam (NED) * Marleen Veldhuis (NED) 50m free in 23.96 On April 19, 2009 in Amsterdam (NED) 25m-POOL Men * Nikolay Skvortsov (RUS) 200m butterfly in 1:50.53 On February 11, 2009 in St. Petersburg (RUS) Women * Shiho Sakai (JPN) 100m backstroke in 56.15 On February 22, 2009 in Tokyo The following World Records are still pending FINA approval:
50m-POOL Men * Cameron van der Burgh (RSA) 50m breaststroke in 27.06 On April 18, 2009 in Durban (RSA) Pending: Doping Control results * Frédérick Bousquet (FRA) 50m free in 20.94 On April 26, 2009 in Montpellier (FRA) Pending: Doping Control results * Felipe Silva (BRA) 50m breaststroke in 26.89 On May 8, 2009 in Rio de Janeiro (BRA) Pending: Doping Control results Women * Federica Pellegrini (ITA) 200m free in 1:54.47 On March 8, 2009 in Riccione (ITA) Pending: Pool Certification form 25m-POOL Women * Annamay Pierse (CAN) 200m breaststroke in 2:17.50 On March 14, 2009 in Toronto (CAN) Pending: Application Form
The following performances were not approved by FINA as World Records (performed with non-approved swimsuits): 50m-POOL Men * Alain Bernard (FRA) 100m free in 46.94 On April 23, 2009 in Montpellier (FRA) * Ryosuke Irie (JPN) 200m backstroke in 1:52.86 On May 10, 2009 in Canberra (AUS) Women * Anastasia Zueva (RUS) 50m backstroke in 27.48 On April 28, 2009 in Moscow (RUS) * Anastasia Zueva (RUS) 50m backstroke in 27.47 On April 28, 2009 in Moscow (RUS) * Yulia Efimova (RUS) 50m breaststroke in 30.23 On April 28, 2009 in Moscow (RUS) * Yulia Efimova (RUS) 50m breaststroke in 30.05 On April 28, 2009 in Moscow (RUS)

In accordance with FINA Rule SW 12.13, the FINA Honorary Secretary approved today the following FINA World Records:

50m-POOL

Men
* Rafael Muñoz (ESP)
50m butterfly in 22.43
On April 5, 2009 in Malaga (ESP)

Women
* Joanne Jackson (GBR)
400m free in 4:00.66
On March 16, 2009 in Sheffield (GBR)

* Marleen Veldhuis (NED)
50m butterfly in 25.33
On April 19, 2009 in Amsterdam (NED)

* Marleen Veldhuis (NED)

50m free in 23.96
On April 19, 2009 in Amsterdam (NED)

25m-POOL

Men
* Nikolay Skvortsov (RUS)
200m butterfly in 1:50.53
On February 11, 2009 in St. Petersburg (RUS)

Women
* Shiho Sakai (JPN)

100m backstroke in 56.15
On February 22, 2009 in Tokyo

The following World Records are still pending FINA approval:

50m-POOL

Men
* Cameron van der Burgh (RSA)
50m breaststroke in 27.06
On April 18, 2009 in Durban (RSA)
Pending: Doping Control results

* Frédérick Bousquet (FRA)
50m free in 20.94
On April 26, 2009 in Montpellier (FRA)
Pending: Doping Control results

* Felipe Silva (BRA)
50m breaststroke in 26.89
On May 8, 2009 in Rio de Janeiro (BRA)
Pending: Doping Control results

Women
* Federica Pellegrini (ITA)

200m free in 1:54.47
On March 8, 2009 in Riccione (ITA)
Pending: Pool Certification form

25m-POOL

Women
* Annamay Pierse (CAN)
200m breaststroke in 2:17.50
On March 14, 2009 in Toronto (CAN)
Pending: Application Form

The following performances were not approved by FINA as World Records (performed with non-approved swimsuits):

50m-POOL

Men
* Alain Bernard (FRA)
100m free in 46.94
On April 23, 2009 in Montpellier (FRA)

* Ryosuke Irie (JPN)
200m backstroke in 1:52.86
On May 10, 2009 in Canberra (AUS)

Women
* Anastasia Zueva (RUS)

50m backstroke in 27.48
On April 28, 2009 in Moscow (RUS)

* Anastasia Zueva (RUS)
50m backstroke in 27.47
On April 28, 2009 in Moscow (RUS)

* Yulia Efimova (RUS)
50m breaststroke in 30.23
On April 28, 2009 in Moscow (RUS)

* Yulia Efimova (RUS)
50m breaststroke in 30.05
On April 28, 2009 in Moscow (RUS)