Olympics swimming results: Updated 2021 medal winners for every event at Tokyo Games

The greatest swimmers in the world have converged on the Tokyo Aquatics Center, and are ready to compete for the most prestigious international athletic hardware out there.

Past medalists like Katie Ledecky, Penny Oleksiak, Caeleb Dressel and Brent Hayden will be among the hundreds of stars swimming in pursuit of bronze, silver and, of course, gold medals.

The international field this year is particularly stout, with countries like Australia, Great Britain and Russia all loaded up with talent, while other titans of the swimming world like Hungary’s Katinka Hosszu, Italy’s Gregorio Paltrinieri, Japan’s Daiya Seto and Sweden’s Sarah Sjostrom all representing some of the toughest competitors to beat in 2021.

Who will be taking home the most gold medals? Which country will finish with the most hardware? Stock Market Pioneer is tracking the medal winners in each event, including the athlete, country and time posted to win the various medals, as well as the countries that have totalled the most medals in swimming.

MORE: Watch the Olympics live on fuboTV (7-day free trial)

Olympic swimming results 2021

Men’s Events

EventGoldSilverBronze
50 Freestyle
100 Freestyle
200 Freestyle
400 FreestyleAhmed Hanfaoui (Tunisia)Jack McLoughlin (Australia)Kieran Smith (U.S.A.)
800 Freestyle
1500 Freestyle
100 Backstroke
200 Backstroke
100 Breaststroke
200 Breaststroke
100 Butterfly
200 Butterfly
200 Individual Medley
400 Individual MedleyChase Kalisz (U.S.A.)Jay Litherland (U.S.A.)Brendon Smith (Australia)
4×100 Freestyle Relay
4×200 Freestyle Relay
4×100 Medley Relay

*Indicates new Olympic record

**Indicates new Olympic and world record

Women’s Events

EventGoldSilverBronze
50 Freestyle
100 Freestyle
200 Freestyle
400 Freestyle
800 Freestyle
1500 Freestyle
100 Backstroke
200 Backstroke
100 Breaststroke
200 Breaststroke
100 Butterfly
200 Butterfly
200 Individual Medley
400 Individual MedleyYui Ohashi (Japan)Emma Weyant (U.S.A.)Hali Flickinger (U.S.A.)
4×100 Freestyle Relay
4×200 Freestyle Relay
4×100 Medley Relay

*Indicates new Olympic record

**Indicates new Olympic and world record

Mixed Event

EventGoldSilverBronze
4×100 Medley Relay

Overall swimming medal leaders

Pos.CountryGoldSilverBronzeTotal
1United States1214
2Japan1001
3Tunisia1001
4Australia0112
5

How to watch Olympic swimming events

  • TV channels: NBC (U.S.) | USA Network (U.S.) | CBC (Canada)
  • Live stream: NBCSports.com | NBCOlympics.com | Peacock | fuboTV (7-day free trial)

NBC and CBC have the exclusive rights to all Olympic content in the U.S. and Canada, respectively, and as such, each will carry all the swimming events during the 2021 Tokyo Games.

Fans hoping to stream the events can find them on NBC platforms NBCSports.com, NBCOlympics.com or Peacock, as well as on fuboTV, which offers a 7-day free trial.

TV schedule

With the exception of July 31, each day will begin with heats starting at 6 a.m. ET and will end with finals races starting up at 9:30 p.m. ET each day. The USA Network will carry the heats in the United States and NBC will have the finals, while CBC will provide coverage of both events in Canada.

Those in the United States hoping to see replays of the qualifying heats can tune into NBC every afternoon to see how swimmers performed earlier in the morning.

Saturday, July 24

EventTime (ET)Channel (U.S.)Channel (Canada)
Heats6 a.m.USACBC
Finals9:30 p.m.NBCCBC

Sunday, July 25

EventTime (ET)Channel (U.S.)Channel (Canada)
Heats6 a.m.USACBC
Finals9:30 p.m.NBCCBC

Monday, July 26

EventTime (ET)Channel (U.S.)Channel (Canada)
Heats6 a.m.USACBC
Finals9:30 p.m.NBCCBC

Tuesday, July 27

EventTime (ET)Channel (U.S.)Channel (Canada)
Heats6 a.m.USACBC
Finals9:30 p.m.NBCCBC

Wednesday, July 28

EventTime (ET)Channel (U.S.)Channel (Canada)
Heats6 a.m.USACBC
Finals9:30 p.m.NBCCBC

Thursday, July 29

EventTime (ET)Channel (U.S.)Channel (Canada)
Heats6 a.m.USACBC
Finals9:30 p.m.NBCCBC

Friday, July 30

EventTime (ET)Channel (U.S.)Channel (Canada)
Heats6 a.m.USACBC
Finals9:30 p.m.NBCCBC

Saturday, July 31

EventTime (ET)Channel (U.S.)Channel (Canada)
Finals9:30 p.m.NBCCBC

Olympic swimming schedule

Swimming fans are going to have days filled with their favorite sport.

From July 24 through July 30, every day will have heats early in the morning, and semifinals and finals in the evening. On July 31, there will only be five finals races held in the evening to wrap up swimming at the Olympics. Each day, the morning events will begin at 6 a.m. ET, while the evening events begin at 9:30 p.m. ET.

Saturday, July 24

MorningEvening
Men’s 400 Individual Medley (Heats)Men’s 400 Individual Medley (Finals)
Women’s 100 Butterfly (Heats)Women’s 100 Butterfly (Semifinals)
Men’s 400M Freestyle (Heats)Men’s 400 Freestyle (Finals)
Women’s 400 Individual Medley (Heats)Women’s 400 Individual Medley (Finals)
Men’s 100 Breaststroke (Heats)Men’s 100 Breaststroke (Semifinals)
Women’s 4×100 Freestyle Relay (Heats)Women’s 4×100 Freestyle Relay (Finals)

Sunday, July 25

MorningEvening
Women’s 100 Backstroke (Heats)Women’s 100 Butterfly (Finals)
Men’s 200 Freestyle (Heats)Men’s 200 Freestyle (Semifinals)
Women’s 100 Breaststroke (Heats)Women’s 100 Breaststroke (Semifinals)
Men’s 100 Backstroke (Heats)Men’s 100 Breaststroke (Finals)
Women’s 400 Freestyle (Heats)Women’s 400 Freestyle (Finals)
Men’s 4×100 Freestyle Relay (Heats)Men’s 100 Backstroke (Semifinals)
Women’s 100 Backstroke (Semifinals)
Men’s 4×100 Freestyle Relay

Monday, July 26

MorningEvening
Women’s 200 Freestyle (Heats)Women’s 200 Freestyle (Semifinals)
Men’s 200 Butterfly (Heats)Men’s 200 Freestyle (Finals)
Women’s 200 Individual Medley (Heats)Women’s 100 Backstroke (Finals)
Women’s 1500 Freestyle (Heats)Men’s 100 Backstroke (Finals)
Women’s 100 Breaststroke (Finals)
Men’s 200 Butterfly (Semifinals)
Women’s 200 Individual Medley (Semifinals)

Tuesday, July 27

MorningEvening
Men’s 100 Freestyle (Heats)Men’s 100 Freestyle (Semifinals)
Women’s 200 Butterfly (Heats)Women’s 200 Freestyle (Finals)
Men’s 200 Breaststroke (Heats)Men’s 200 Butterfly (Finals)
Men’s 4×200 Freestyle Relay (Heats)Women’s 200 Butterfly (Semifinals)
Men’s 800 Freestyle (Heats)Men’s 200 Breaststroke (Semifinals)
Women’s 200 Individual Medley (Finals)
Women’s 1500 Freestyle (Finals)
Men’s 4×200 Freestyle Relay (Finals)

Wednesday, July 28

MorningEvening
Women’s 100 Freestyle (Heats)Men’s 800 Freestyle (Finals)
Men’s 200 Backstroke (Heats)Men’s 200 Breaststroke (Finals)
Women’s 200 Breaststroke (Heats)Women’s 100 Freestyle (Semifinals)
Men’s 200 Individual Medley (Heats)Men’s 200 Backstroke (Semifinals)
Women’s 4×200 Freestyle Relay (Heats)Women’s 200 Butterfly (Finals)
Men’s 100 Freestyle (Finals)
Women’s 200 Breaststroke (Semifinals)
Men’s 200 Individual Medley (Semifinals)
Women’s 4×200 Freestyle Relay (Finals)

Thursday, July 29

MorningEvening
Women’s 800 Freestyle (Heats)Men’s 100 Butterfly (Semifinals)
Men’s 100 Butterfly (Heats)Women’s 200 Breaststroke (Finals)
Women’s 200 Backstroke (Heats)Men’s 200 Backstroke (Finals)
Mixed 4×100 Medley Relay (Heats)Women’s 100 Freestyle (Finals)
Men’s 200 Individual Medley (Finals)
Women’s 200 Backstroke (Semifinals)

Friday, July 30

MorningEvening
Men’s 50 Freestyle (Heats)Men’s 100 Butterfly (Finals)
Women’s 50 Freestyle (Heats)Women’s 200 Backstroke (Finals)
Men’s 1500 Freestyle (Heats)Women’s 800 Freestyle (Finals)
Women’s 4×100 Medley Relay (Heats)Men’s 50 Freestyle (Semifinals)
Men’s 4×100 Medley Relay (Heats)Women’s 50 Freestyle (Semifinals)
Mixed 4×100 Medley Relay (Finals)

Saturday, July 31

Evening
Men’s 50 Freestyle (Finals)
Women’s 50 Freestyle (Finals)
Men’s 1500 Freestyle (Finals)
Women’s 4×100 Medley Relay (Finals)
Men’s 4×100 Medley Relay (Finals)

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