The year before the Olympics always seems to produce fast swimming. Our top ten list of the most impressive swims of 2015 includes performances set in all three pool courses by both Olympic Veterans and some rising stars from around the world! Each of the swims we’ve selected are very impressive and were chosen to be on this list because they uniquely arouse admiration, awe, and respect on a global level.

10. Ryan Hoffer 41.23 100 Yard Freestyle

Missy the Missile Franklin did not disappoint in her final college swim meet! At this year’s NCAA Championships she proved just how outstanding she can be in the 200 with a jaw dropping time that is a new U.S Open Record and will go down as one of the most impressive NCAA records in the books.

8. Michael Phelps 50.4 100 LCM Butterfly