Best results of countries at major swimming competitions

Best results of countries at major swimming competitions

This is a list of the best results achieved by athletes from different nations at four major competitions where swimming events are (or were) competed. Results from diving, high diving, synchronized swimming and water polo were not added to the list. The results listed here only refer to swimming and open water swimming events.

FINA World Aquatics Championships Olympic Games FINA Short Course Worlds FINA Open Water Worlds
Nation Long course Open water Long course Open water Short course Open water
Men Women Mixed Men Women Mixed Men Women Men Women Men Women Mixed Men Women Mixed
 Algeria 2nd
 Argentina 3rd 3rd 1st 2nd 1st 3rd 3rd
' 1st 1st
 Australia 1st 1st 2nd 1st 2nd 1st 1st 1st 1st 1st 3rd 2nd
 Austria 2nd 3rd 1st 3rd 1st 2nd
 Bahamas 3rd
 Belarus 1st 1st 1st
 Belgium 1st 2nd 1st 3rd 3rd
 Brazil 1st 2nd 1st 2nd 1st 1st 1st 1st 2nd
 Bulgaria 2nd 1st 1st 2nd
 Canada 1st 2nd 3rd 1st 1st 1st 3rd 1st 1st
 China 1st 1st 1st 1st 1st 1st
 Costa Rica 1st 1st 1st
 Croatia 2nd 2nd 1st 1st
 Cuba 2nd 1st
 Czech Republic 2nd 2nd 2nd 2nd 2nd
 Denmark 3rd 1st 2nd 1st 1st 1st
 East Germany 1st 1st 1st 1st
 Egypt 3rd
3rd
 Finland 1st 1st 2nd 1st 2nd
 France 1st 1st 2nd 1st 1st 1st 1st 1st 3rd
FINA World Aquatics Championships Olympic Games FINA Short Course Worlds FINA Open Water Worlds
Nation Long course Open water Long course Open water Short course Open water
Men Women Mixed Men Women Mixed Men Women Men Women Men Women Mixed Men Women Mixed
 Germany (FRG, EUA) 1st 1st 3rd 1st 1st 1st 1st 1st 2nd 1st 1st 1st 1st 1st
 Greece 1st 1st 2nd 2nd 1st 3rd
 Hungary 1st 1st 3rd 2nd 1st 1st 1st 1st 1st
 Iceland 2nd
 Ireland 1st
 Israel 3rd 3rd
 Italy 1st 1st 1st 1st 1st 1st 1st 3rd 1st 1st 3rd 1st 1st 1st
 Jamaica 2nd 1st
 Japan 1st 1st 1st 1st 1st 1st
 Kazakhstan 1st
 Lithuania 3rd 1st 1st 1st
 Mexico 1st 3rd
 Moldova 2nd
 Netherlands 1st 1st 2nd 2nd 1st 2nd 1st 1st 1st 1st 1st 1st 1st
 New Zealand 2nd 2nd 1st 3rd 1st 1st
 Norway 1st 2nd 2nd 3rd 1st
 Philippines 3rd
 Poland 1st 1st 2nd 1st 1st 2nd
 Portugal 2nd
 Puerto Rico 3rd 3rd
 Romania 3rd 1st 3rd 1st 2nd 2nd
FINA World Aquatics Championships Olympic Games FINA Short Course Worlds FINA Open Water Worlds
Nation Long course Open water Long course Open water Short course Open water
Men Women Mixed Men Women Mixed Men Women Men Women Men Women Mixed Men Women Mixed
 Russia 1st 1st 1st 1st 2nd 1st 2nd 1st 1st 1st 2nd 1st 1st 2nd
 Serbia 1st 1st 2nd 3rd
 Singapore 3rd
 Slovakia 2nd 2nd 1st
 Slovenia 2nd 1st 2nd
 South Africa 1st 1st 1st 1st 1st 1st
 South Korea 1st 1st 2nd
 Soviet Union (EUN) 1st 1st 1st 1st
 Spain 1st 1st 1st 1st 2nd 2nd 1st 1st 2nd
 Suriname 1st 1st
 Sweden 1st 1st 1st 2nd 1st 1st
  Switzerland 2nd 2nd 1st 3rd 3rd 3rd 3rd 3rd
 Trinidad and Tobago 3rd 3rd 3rd
 Tunisia 1st 1st 1st 1st 1st
 Turkey 3rd
 Ukraine 1st 1st 2nd 1st 1st 1st
 United Kingdom 1st 1st 1st 1st 1st 1st 2nd 2nd 1st 1st 2nd 2nd 2nd
 United States 1st 1st 1st 1st 1st 1st 1st 1st 2nd 1st 1st 1st 1st 1st 3rd
 Venezuela 3rd 3rd 1st
 Yugoslavia 2nd 1st
 Zimbabwe 1st 1st 1st

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