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Swimming at the 1973 World Aquatics Championships – Men's 4 × 100 metre medley relay

Men's 4 × 100 metre medley relay
at the 1973 World Aquatics Championships
Dates September 9, 1973
Nations 15
Winning time 3:49.491 CR
Medalists
Gold medal  22x20px United States
Silver medal  22x20px East Germany
Bronze medal  22x20px Canada
1975 →
1973 FINA
World Championships

23x15px Belgrade, Yugoslavia
Diving
Individual
3 m men women
10 m men women
Swimming
Freestyle
100 m men women
200 m men women
400 m men women
800 m women
1500 m men
Backstroke
100 m men women
200 m men women
Breaststroke
100 m men women
200 m men women
Butterfly
100 m men women
200 m men women
Individual medley
200 m men women
400 m men women
Freestyle relay
4×100 m men women
4×200 m men
Medley relay
4×100 m men women
Synchronised swimming
Solo women
Duet women
Team women
Water polo

The men's 4 × 100 metre medley relay competition of the swimming events at the 1973 World Aquatics Championships took place on September 9.

Records

Prior to the competition, the existing world and championship records were as follows.

World record 23x15px United States (USA)
Mike Stamm
Tom Bruce
Mark Spitz
Jerry Heidenreich
3:48.16 Munich, West Germany 4 September 1972
Championship record N/A N/A N/A N/A

The following records were established during the competition:

Date Event Nation Athletes Time Record
9 September Heat 23x15px United States 3:54.914 CR
9 September Final 23x15px United States Mike Stamm
John Hencken
Joe Bottom
Jim Montgomery
3:49.491 CR

Results

Heats

15 teams participated in 2 heats.[1]

Rank Heat Lane Nation Athletes Time Notes
1 1 - 23x15px United States 3:54.914 Q, CR
2 1 - 23x15px East Germany 3:57.133 Q
3 1 - 23x15px West Germany 3:58.034 Q
4 2 - 23x15px Soviet Union 4:00.011 Q
5 2 - 23x15px Canada 4:00.351 Q
6 2 - 23x15px Great Britain 4:00.855 Q
7 1 - 23x15px Hungary 4:01.119 Q
8 2 - 23x15px Australia 4:02.970 Q
9 2 - 23x15px Brazil 4:04.098
10 1 - 23x15px Spain 4:04.358
11 2 - 23x15px Yugoslavia 4:04.814
12 2 - 23x15px Italy 4:09.074
13 1 - 23x15px Puerto Rico 4:09.799
14 1 - 23x15px Bulgaria 4:14.632
15 1 - 23x15px Sweden - DNS / DQ

Final

The results of the final are below.

Rank Lane Nation Athletes Time Notes
File:Gold medal icon.svg 4 23x15px United States Mike Stamm
John Hencken
Joe Bottom
Jim Montgomery
3:49.491 CR
File:Silver medal icon.svg 5 23x15px East Germany Roland Matthes
Jürgen Glas
Hartmut Flöckner
Roger Pyttel
3:53.246
File:Bronze medal icon.svg 2 23x15px Canada Ian MacKenzie
Peter Hrdlitschka
Bruce Robertson
Brian Phillips
3:56.372
4 3 23x15px West Germany Klaus Steinbach
Walter Kusch
Folkert Meeuw
Peter Nocke
3:56.389
5 6 23x15px Soviet Union Igor Grivennikov
Mikhail Khryukin
Sergey Zakharov
Vladimir Bure
3:58.098
6 8 23x15px Australia Brad Cooper
Michael Creswick
Ross Seymour
Michael Wenden
3:58.590
7 7 23x15px Great Britain Colin Cunningham
David Wilkie
Martin Edwards
Brian Brinkley
3:59.048
8 1 23x15px Hungary László Cseh
Sándor Szabó
Zoltán Verrasztó
István Szentirmay
4:01.642

References

  1. ^ "For the Record" (PDF). Swimming World Magazine: 74. October 1973. Retrieved 14 May 2013.