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Swimming at the 1973 World Aquatics Championships – Women's 4 × 100 metre freestyle relay

Women's 4 × 100 metre freestyle relay
at the 1973 World Aquatics Championships
Dates September 8, 1973
Winning time 3:52.45 WR
Medalists
Gold medal  22x20px East Germany
Silver medal  22x20px United States
Bronze medal  22x20px West Germany
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 4 × 100 metre freestyle relay competition of the swimming events at the 1973 World Aquatics Championships took place on September 8.

Records

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

World record 23x15px United States (USA)
Sandy Neilson
Jenny Kemp
Jane Barkman
Shirley Babashoff
3:55.19 Munich, West Germany 30 August 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
8 September Heat 23x15px East Germany Andrea Hübner
Eike Schmisch
Angela Franke
Sylvia Eichner
3:56.550 CR
8 September Final 23x15px East Germany Kornelia Ender
Andrea Eife
Andrea Hübner
Sylvia Eichner
3:52.45 WR

Results

Heats

?? teams participated in 2 heats.[1]

Rank Heat Lane Nation Athletes Time Notes
1 1 - 23x15px East Germany Andrea Hübner
Eike Schmisch
Angela Franke
Sylvia Eichner
3:56.550 Q, CR
2 1 - 23x15px United States Keena Rothhammer
Deena Deardurff
Heather Greenwood
Kim Peyton
3:57.565 Q
2 2 - 23x15px Canada 4:01.44 Q
2 1 - 23x15px Sweden Anita Zarnowiecki
Irwi Johansson
Diana Olsson
Gunilla Lundberg
4:02.234 Q
2 2 - 23x15px West Germany 4:02.61 Q
2 2 - 23x15px Netherlands 4:02.94 Q
2 1 - 23x15px Italy Laura Podesta
Laura Gorgerino
Patrizia Lanfredini
Novella Calligaris
4:07.432 Q
2 2 - 23x15px France  ? Q
2 1 - 23x15px Australia Debra Cain
Suzy Anderson
Virginia Rickard
Narelle Moras
4:08.714
2 1 - 23x15px Hungary Andrea Gyarmati
Edit Kovács
Ildikó Szekeres
Magdolna Patóh
4:09.020
2 1 - 23x15px Venezuela Ileana Morales
Gisela Cerezo
Marianela Huen
S. Arambatsis
4:26.033
2 1 - 23x15px Puerto Rico Leslie Thompson
D. McSwain
L. Moreda
María Mock
4:26.803

Final

The results of the final are below.[2]

Rank Lane Nation Athletes Time Notes
File:Gold medal icon.svg - 23x15px East Germany Kornelia Ender
Andrea Eife
Andrea Hübner
Sylvia Eichner
3:52.45 WR
File:Silver medal icon.svg - 23x15px United States Kim Peyton
Kathy Heddy
Heather Greenwood
Shirley Babashoff
3:55.52
File:Bronze medal icon.svg - 23x15px West Germany Jutta Weber
Heidemarie Reineck
Gudrun Beckmann
Angela Steinbach
3:58.88
4 - 23x15px Canada Gail Amundrud
Judy Wright
Wendy Cook
Leslie Cliff
4:00.20
5 - 23x15px Sweden Gunilla Lundberg
L. Isaksson
Irwi Johansson
Diana Olsson
4:02.01
6 - 23x15px Netherlands Enith Brigitha
A. Segaar
Linda Faber
Veronica Stel
4:02.16
7 - 23x15px Italy Laura Podesta
Laura Gorgerino
Patrizia Lanfredini
Federica Stabilini
4:06.59
8 - 23x15px France Guylaine Berger
Chantal Schertz
Jacquéline Pele
Marie-Christine Knibiehly
4:08.25

References

  1. ^ "For the Record" (PDF). Swimming World Magazine: 73. October 1973. Retrieved 14 May 2013. 
  2. ^ "Swimming - World Championships 1973 - Women's 4x100 m freestyle". the-sports.org. Retrieved 4 June 2013.