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Swimming at the 1973 World Aquatics Championships – Women's 200 metre breaststroke

Women's 200 metre breaststroke
at the 1973 World Aquatics Championships
Dates September 7, 1973
Competitors 25 from 19 nations
Winning time 2:40.012 CR
Medalists
Gold medal  22x20px East Germany
Silver medal  22x20px East Germany
Bronze medal  22x20px United States
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 women's 200 metre breaststroke competition of the swimming events at the 1973 World Aquatics Championships took place on September 7.

Records

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

World record 23x15px Yuliya Bogdanova (URS) 2:38.32 Leningrad, Soviet Union 7 April 1971
Championship record N/A N/A N/A N/A

The following records were established during the competition:

Date Event Name Nationality Time Record
7 September Heat Renate Vogel 23x15px East Germany 2:44.052 CR
7 September Heat Hannelore Anke 23x15px East Germany 2:41.846 CR
7 September Final Renate Vogel 23x15px East Germany 2:40.012 CR

Results

Heats

25 swimmers participated in 4 heats, qualified swimmers are listed:[1]

Rank Heat Lane Name Nationality Time Notes
1 4 - Hannelore Anke 23x15px East Germany 2:41.846 Q, CR
2 4 - Lynn Colella 23x15px United States 2:42.434 Q
3 1 - Renate Vogel 23x15px East Germany 2:44.052 Q, CR
4 3 - Britt-Marie Smedh 23x15px Sweden 2:44.235 Q
5 4 - Lyudmila Porubayko 23x15px Soviet Union 2:44.456 Q
6 2 - Petra Nows 23x15px West Germany 2:45.653 Q
7 2 - Éva Kiss 23x15px Hungary 2:45.970 Q
8 2 - Alie te Riet 23x15px Netherlands 2:46.076 Q
9 3 - Beverley Whitfield 23x15px Australia 2:46.960
10 1 - Vicki Hays 23x15px United States 2:47.136
11 4 - M. Iwashita Template:Country data JPN 2:48.591
12 1 - Judith Hudson 23x15px Australia 2:49.660
13 4 - Marian Stuart 23x15px Canada 2:50.012
14 3 - O. Luskatova 23x15px Soviet Union 2:50.336
15 3 - O. Chlupova 23x15px Czechoslovakia 2:50.949
16 1 - Cristina Bassani 23x15px Brazil 2:52.074
17 2 - Jane Lowe 23x15px New Zealand 2:52.601
18 1 - Sandra Seath 23x15px Canada 2:53.025
19 1 - S. Mendonça 23x15px Brazil 2:54.310
20 4 - V. Petkovic 23x15px Yugoslavia 2:55.108
21 4 - Paola Morozzi 23x15px Italy 2:55.149
22 3 - Nieves Panadell 23x15px Spain 2:56.290
23 2 - U. El Shevawi 23x15px Egypt 2:57.621
24 2 - Angela López 23x15px Puerto Rico 2:58.361
25 3 - E. Aktulga 23x15px Turkey 3:08.140

Final

The results of the final are below.

Rank Lane Name Nationality Time Notes
File:Gold medal icon.svg 3 Renate Vogel 23x15px East Germany 2:40.012 CR
File:Silver medal icon.svg 4 Hannelore Anke 23x15px East Germany 2:40.495
File:Bronze medal icon.svg 5 Lynn Colella 23x15px United States 2:41.710
4 2 Lyudmila Porubayko 23x15px Soviet Union 2:42.218
5 6 Britt-Marie Smedh 23x15px Sweden 2:43.160
6 7 Petra Nows 23x15px West Germany 2:44.698
7 8 Alie te Riet 23x15px Netherlands 2:44.893
8 1 Éva Kiss 23x15px Hungary 2:45.509

References

  1. ^ "For the Record" (PDF). Swimming World Magazine: 73. October 1973. Retrieved 2 June 2013.