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Swimming at the 2011 World Aquatics Championships – Men's 100 metre backstroke
|Men's 100 metre backstroke |
at the 2011 World Aquatics Championships
July 25, 2011 (heats and semifinals)|
July 26, 2011 (final)
|Competitors||50 from 36 nations|
|2011 FINA |
23x15px Shanghai, China
|Open water swimming|
The men's 100 metre backstroke competition of the swimming events at the 2011 World Aquatics Championships was held on July 25 with the preliminary round and the semifinals and July 26 with the final.
Prior to the competition, the existing world and championship records were as follows.
|World record||Aaron Peirsol||23x15px United States||51.94||Indianapolis||July 8, 2009|
|Championship record||Aaron Peirsol||23x15px United States||52.19||Rome||August 2, 2009|
No new world or competition records were set during this competition.
50 swimmer participated in 7 heats.
As two swimmers had the same time in the heats at place 16 they had to participate in a swimoff to determine the last semifinal swimmer, it was held at 11:36.
|1||5||Sun Xiaolei||23x15px China||54.20||Q|
|2||4||Guy Barnea||Template:Country data ISR||55.12|
The semifinals were held at 18:10.
|1||4||Jérémy Stravius||23x15px France||52.76||Q|
|2||6||Ryosuke Irie||Template:Country data JPN||53.05||Q|
|3||7||Helge Meeuw||23x15px Germany||53.34||Q|
|4||2||Nick Thoman||23x15px United States||53.49||Q|
|5||5||Liam Tancock||23x15px Great Britain||53.60||Q|
|6||3||Ben Treffers||23x15px Australia||53.87|
|7||1||Nick Driebergen||23x15px Netherlands||53.98|
|8||8||Sun Xiaolei||23x15px China||54.21|
|1||4||Camille Lacourt||23x15px France||53.09||Q|
|2||5||David Plummer||23x15px United States||53.30||Q|
|3||6||Gareth Kean||23x15px New Zealand||53.69||Q|
|4||2||Hayden Stoeckel||23x15px Australia||53.70|
|5||7||Aschwin Wildeboer Faber||23x15px Spain||54.03|
|6||3||Stanislav Donets||23x15px Russia||54.10|
|7||8||Junya Koga||Template:Country data JPN||54.16|
|8||1||Aristeidis Grigoriadis||23x15px Greece||54.22|
The final was held at 19:06.
|File:Gold medal icon.svg||3||Camille Lacourt||23x15px France||52.76|
|File:Gold medal icon.svg||4||Jérémy Stravius||23x15px France||52.76|
|File:Bronze medal icon.svg||5||Ryosuke Irie||Template:Country data JPN||52.98|
|4||7||Nick Thoman||23x15px United States||53.01|
|5||6||David Plummer||23x15px United States||53.04|
|6||1||Liam Tancock||23x15px Great Britain||53.25|
|7||2||Helge Meeuw||23x15px Germany||53.28|
|8||8||Gareth Kean||23x15px New Zealand||53.50||NR|
- "2011 World Aquatics Championships – Men's 100 metre backstroke (heats)" (PDF). Omega Timing. Retrieved 2011-07-25.
- "2011 World Aquatics Championships – Men's 100 metre backstroke (swimoff)" (PDF). Omega Timing. Retrieved 2011-07-25.
- "2011 World Aquatics Championships – Men's 100 metre backstroke (semifinals)" (PDF). Omega Timing. Retrieved 2011-07-25.
- "2011 World Aquatics Championships – Men's 100 metre backstroke (final)" (PDF). Omega Timing. Retrieved 2011-07-26.
- 2011 World Aquatics Championships: Men's 100 metre backstroke start list, from OmegaTiming.com; retrieved 2011-07-23.