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United States Swimming

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Sports:

Games: 27 summer games in 18 countries
Events: 49

Participants: 679 (378 men and 301 women)
Youngest Participant: Donna de Varona (13 years, 130 days), 1960 Summer Games
Oldest Participant: Dara Torres (41 years, 123 days), 2008 Summer Games
Most Medals (Athlete): Michael Phelps (22 medals)

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49 Events

Rk Event Participants Gold Silver Bronze Total Top Medalist(s)
1 Men's 50 yard Freestyle 5 1 1 2 Charlie Daniels and Scott Leary (1 medal)
2 Men's 50 metres Freestyle 9 4 4 1 9 Gary Hall, Jr. (3 medals)
3 Men's 100 yard Freestyle 5 1 1 2 Charlie Daniels and Scott Leary (1 medal)
4 Men's 100 metres Freestyle 59 14 9 7 30 Duke Kahanamoku (3 medals)
5 Men's 220 yard Freestyle 2 1 1 Charlie Daniels (1 medal)
6 Men's 200 metres Freestyle 24 3 4 5 12 Michael Phelps (2 medals)
7 Men's 440 yard Freestyle 2 1 1 Charlie Daniels (1 medal)
8 Men's 400 metres Freestyle 52 9 6 6 21 Klete Keller (2 medals)
9 Men's 880 yard Freestyle 2
10 Men's 1,200 metres Freestyle 1
11 Men's 1,500 metres Freestyle 46 7 6 6 19 George Breen and Mike Burton (2 medals)
12 Men's One Mile Freestyle 4
13 Men's 4 × 50 Yard Freestyle Relay 16 1 1 1 3 12 athletes with 1 medal
14 Men's 4 × 100 metres Freestyle Relay 51 8 2 1 11 Jason Lezak (4 medals)
15 Men's 4 × 200 metres Freestyle Relay 114 16 5 2 23 3 athletes with 3 medals
16 Men's 4 × 250 metres Freestyle Relay 4
17 Men's 100 Yard Backstroke 3
18 Men's 100 metres Backstroke 44 14 14 7 35 7 athletes with 2 medals
19 Men's 200 metres Backstroke 23 8 7 5 20 Aaron Peirsol (3 medals)
20 Men's 100 metres Breaststroke 21 4 4 2 10 John Hencken and Brendan Hansen (2 medals)
21 Men's 200 metres Breaststroke 46 5 3 6 14 John Hencken (2 medals)
22 Men's 440 Yard Breaststroke 1 1 1 Jam Handy (1 medal)
23 Men's 400 metres Breaststroke 4
24 Men's 100 metres Butterfly 19 7 5 3 15 Michael Phelps (3 medals)
25 Men's 200 metres Butterfly 24 9 5 5 19 Michael Phelps (3 medals)
26 Men's 200 metres Individual Medley 16 4 7 4 15 Michael Phelps and Ryan Lochte (3 medals)
27 Men's 400 metres Individual Medley 17 8 9 1 18 6 athletes with 2 medals
28 Men's 4 × 100 metres Medley Relay 77 13 13 4 athletes with 3 medals
29 Men's Plunge For Distance 5 1 1 1 3 3 athletes with 1 medal
30 Men's 200 metres Obstacle Course 1
31 Men's 10 kilometres Open Water 2
32 Women's 50 metres Freestyle 8 1 1 3 5 Dara Torres (2 medals)
33 Women's 100 metres Freestyle 50 8 9 10 27 3 athletes with 2 medals
34 Women's 200 metres Freestyle 21 4 4 2 10 Shirley Babashoff (2 medals)
35 Women's 300 metres Freestyle 4 1 1 1 3 3 athletes with 1 medal
36 Women's 400 metres Freestyle 45 10 9 7 26 3 athletes with 2 medals
37 Women's 800 metres Freestyle 21 8 3 3 14 Brooke Bennett and Janet Evans (2 medals)
38 Women's 4 × 100 metres Freestyle Relay 95 14 3 4 21 Dara Torres (5 medals)
39 Women's 4 × 200 metres Freestyle Relay 28 4 1 5 5 athletes with 2 medals
40 Women's 100 metres Backstroke 45 11 4 7 22 Natalie Coughlin (2 medals)
41 Women's 200 metres Backstroke 21 3 4 2 9 9 athletes with 1 medal
42 Women's 100 metres Breaststroke 22 2 4 1 7 Rebecca Soni (2 medals)
43 Women's 200 metres Breaststroke 40 4 6 2 12 Amanda Beard (3 medals)
44 Women's 100 metres Butterfly 30 6 5 6 17 17 athletes with 1 medal
45 Women's 200 metres Butterfly 20 4 1 3 8 Ellie Daniel and Mary T. Meagher (2 medals)
46 Women's 200 metres Individual Medley 21 2 4 5 11 11 athletes with 1 medal
47 Women's 400 metres Individual Medley 22 4 5 3 12 12 athletes with 1 medal
48 Women's 4 × 100 metres Medley Relay 86 9 4 13 Jenny Thompson (4 medals)
49 Women's 10 kilometres Open Water 2 1 1 Haley Anderson (1 medal)