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Swimming at the 1984 Summer Olympics – Women's 200 metre breaststroke

Women's 200 metre breaststroke
at the Games of the XXIII Olympiad
VenueMcDonald's Olympic Swim Stadium
Date30 July 1984 (heats and finals)
Competitors23 from 16 nations
Winning time2:30.38
Medalists
Gold medal  22x20px Canada
Silver medal  22x20px United States
Bronze medal  22x20px Belgium
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Swimming events at the
1984 Summer Olympics
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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

The final of the women's 200 metre breaststroke event at the 1984 Summer Olympics was held in the McDonald's Olympic Swim Stadium in Los Angeles, California, on 30 July 1984.

Records

Prior to this competition, the existing world and Olympic records were:

World record 23x15px Lina Kačiušytė (URS) 2:28.36 s Potsdam, East Germany 6 April 1979 [1]
Olympic record 22x20px Lina Kačiušytė (URS) 2:29.54 s Moscow, Soviet Union 23 July 1980 [2]

Results

Heats

Rank Heat Lane Name Nationality Time Notes
1 1 2 Lempereur, IngridIngrid Lempereur 22x20px Belgium 2:32.46 QA, NR[3]
2 2 6 Kellett, SharonSharon Kellett 22x20px Australia 2:33.23 QA, NR[3]
3 1 4 Ottenbrite, AnneAnne Ottenbrite 22x20px Canada 2:33.43 QA
4 2 4 Rapp, SusanSusan Rapp 22x20px United States 2:33.46 QA
5 3 4 Nagasaki, HirokoHiroko Nagasaki 22x20px Japan 2:34.46 QA
5 3 5 Hasse, UteUte Hasse 22x20px West Germany 2:34.46 QA
7 2 3 Brownsdon, SukiSuki Brownsdon 22x20px Great Britain 2:35.54 QA
7 3 3 Rhodenbaugh, KimKim Rhodenbaugh 22x20px United States 2:35.54 QA
9 3 6 Dalla Valle, ManuelaManuela Dalla Valle 22x20px Italy 2:35.75 QB
10 2 5 Belotti, LauraLaura Belotti 22x20px Italy 2:35.99 QB
11 1 3 Boscatto, AliciaAlicia Boscatto 22x20px Argentina 2:36.38 QB
12 1 5 Lubawski, MaryMary Lubawski 22x20px Canada 2:36.65 QB
13 1 6 van Staveren, PetraPetra van Staveren 22x20px Netherlands 2:37.20 QB
14 2 2 Holmström, AnnelieAnnelie Holmström 22x20px Sweden 2:37.21 QB
15 3 2 Douglas, DimityDimity Douglas 22x20px Australia 2:38.47 QB
16 2 7 Stanley, GaynorGaynor Stanley 22x20px Great Britain 2:38.54 QB
17 3 1 Guido, SaraSara Guido 22x20px Mexico 2:38.87 NR[3]
18 3 7 Hillenius, PetraPetra Hillenius 22x20px Netherlands 2:41.57
19 1 7 Iwasaki, KaoriKaori Iwasaki 22x20px Japan 2:42.69
20 2 1 AgustsdottirGuðrún Ágústsdóttir 22x20px Iceland 2:44.85 NR[3]
20 3 8 Silva, Rosa MaríaRosa María Silva 22x20px Uruguay 2:50.01
21 1 1 Chow, Lai YeeLai Yee Chow 22x20px Hong Kong 2:50.45
22 2 8 Lardizajal, IsabelIsabel Lardizajal 22x20px Honduras 3:04.26

Finals

Final B

Rank Lane Name Nationality Time Notes
9 4 Dalla Valle, ManuelaManuela Dalla Valle 22x20px Italy 2:36.23
10 2 van Staveren, PetraPetra van Staveren 22x20px Netherlands 2:36.32
11 5 Belotti, LauraLaura Belotti 22x20px Italy 2:36.49
12 6 Lubawski, MaryMary Lubawski 22x20px Canada 2:36.55
13 3 Boscatto, AliciaAlicia Boscatto 22x20px Argentina 2:36.96
14 7 Holmström, AnnelieAnnelie Holmström 22x20px Sweden 2:37.62
15 8 Stanley, GaynorGaynor Stanley 22x20px Great Britain 2:39.32
16 1 Douglas, DimityDimity Douglas 22x20px Australia 2:39.33

Final A

Rank Lane Name Nationality Time Notes
File:Gold medal icon.svg 3 Ottenbrite, AnneAnne Ottenbrite 22x20px Canada 2:30.38 NR[3]
File:Silver medal icon.svg 6 Rapp, SusanSusan Rapp 22x20px United States 2:31.15 NR[3]
File:Bronze medal icon.svg 4 Lempereur, IngridIngrid Lempereur 22x20px Belgium 2:31.40 NR[3]
4 2 Nagasaki, HirokoHiroko Nagasaki 22x20px Japan 2:32.93
5 5 Kellett, SharonSharon Kellett 22x20px Australia 2:33.60
6 7 Hasse, UteUte Hasse 22x20px West Germany 2:33.82 NR[3]
7 1 Brownsdon, SukiSuki Brownsdon 22x20px Great Britain 2:35.07
8 8 Rhodenbaugh, KimKim Rhodenbaugh 22x20px United States 2:35.51

References

General

  • 1984 Los Angeles Volume 2 (PDF). Participants and results (Official Report of the Organising Committee of the Games of the XXIIIrd Olympiad ed.). Los Angeles: Los Angeles Olympic Organizing Committee. 1984. p. 547. Retrieved 29 June 2012. 

Specific

  1. ^ "LCM Women Records" (PDF). USA Swimming. 9 May 2012. p. 15. Retrieved 29 June 2012. 
  2. ^ Mallon, Bill (1988). "Olympic Records by Sport - Swimming". The Olympic Record Book. Garland Publishing. p. 240. ISBN 0824029488. 
  3. ^ a b c d e f g h "Results: 200m Breaststroke" (PDF). Swimming World Magazine. USA Swimming. September 1984. p. 99. ISSN 0039-7431. Retrieved 29 June 2012.