1995 European Aquatics Championships

The European LC Championships 1995 in aquatics were staged in Vienna, Austria from 22–27 August. The competition, organised by the LEN, was held in a temporary pool in the Prater Stadium. The aquatics championships featured contests in swimming, open water swimming, diving, synchronized swimming (women only) and water polo. It was the third time the European Aquatics Championships were held in Vienna, after 1950 and 1974.

1995 European Aquatics Championships
Host cityVienna
Country Austria
Sport(s)5
Events47
Opening ceremony22 August 1995 (1995-08-22)
Closing ceremony27 August 1995 (1995-08-27)
Main venuePrater Stadium

Medal tableEdit

RankNationGoldSilverBronzeTotal
1  Russia172423
2  Germany13131137
3  Hungary37111
4  Belgium3126
5  Finland3014
6  Denmark2226
7  Italy2169
8  Ireland2103
9  Sweden1528
10  Netherlands1326
11  France0426
12  Ukraine0314
13  Great Britain0257
14  Poland0235
15  Romania0101
16  Norway0022
17  Belarus0011
  Czech Republic0011
  Greece0011
  Spain0011
Totals (20 nations)474748142

SwimmingEdit

Men's eventsEdit

Event Gold Silver Bronze
50 m freestyle
details
Alexander Popov
  Russia
22.25 Christophe Kalfayan
  France
22.63 Torsten Spanneberg
  Germany
22.66
100 m freestyle
details
Alexander Popov
  Russia
49.10 Torsten Spanneberg
  Germany
49.67 Björn Zikarsky
  Germany
50.23
200 m freestyle
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Jani Sievinen
  Finland
1:48.98 Anders Holmertz
  Sweden
1:49.12 Antti Kasvio
  Finland
1:49.24
400 m freestyle
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Steffen Zesner
  Germany
3:50.35 Paul Palmer
  Great Britain
3:50.43 Anders Holmertz
  Sweden
3:51.01
1500 m freestyle
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Jörg Hoffmann
  Germany
15:11.25 Graeme Smith
  Great Britain
15:11.90 Steffen Zesner
  Germany
15:20.46
100 m backstroke
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Vladimir Selkov
  Russia
55.48 Jirka Letzin
  Germany
56.24 Stefaan Maene
  Belgium
56.32
200 m backstroke
details
Vladimir Selkov
  Russia
1:58.48 Nicolae Butacu
  Romania
1:59.96 Adam Ruckwood
  Great Britain
2:00.16
100 m breaststroke
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Frédérik Deburghgraeve
  Belgium
1:01.12 Károly Güttler
  Hungary
1:01.38 Andrey Korneyev
  Russia
1:01.79
200 m breaststroke
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Andrey Korneyev
  Russia
2:12.62 Károly Güttler
  Hungary
2:12.95 Frédérik Deburghgraeve
  Belgium
2:14.01
100 m butterfly
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Denis Pankratov
  Russia
52.32
WR
Denys Sylantyev
  Ukraine
53.37 Rafał Szukała
  Poland
53.45
200 m butterfly
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Denis Pankratov
  Russia
1:56.34 Konrad Gałka
  Poland
1:59.50 Chris-Carol Bremer
  Germany
1:59.96
200 m individual medley
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Jani Sievinen
  Finland
1:58.61 Attila Czene
  Hungary
2:00.88 Christian Keller
  Germany
2:02.24
400 m individual medley
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Jani Sievinen
  Finland
4:14.75 Marcin Malinski
  Poland
4:18.32 Luca Sacchi
  Italy
4:18.82
4 × 100 m freestyle relay
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  Russia
Vladimir Predkin
Roman Shegolov
Roman Yegorov
Alexander Popov
3:18.84   Germany
Christian Tröger
Christian Keller
Torsten Spanneberg
Björn Zikarsky
3:19.76   Sweden
Lars Frölander
Christer Wallin
Fredrik Letzler
Anders Holmertz
3:21.07
4 × 200 m freestyle relay
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  Germany
Christian Keller
Oliver Lampe
Torsten Spanneberg
Steffen Zesner
7:18.22   Sweden
Christer Wallin
Anders Holmertz
Lars Frölander
Chris Eliasson
7:19.95   Italy
Massimiliano Rosolino
Pier Maria Siciliano
Emanuele Merisi
Emanuele Idini
7:20.96
4 × 100 m medley relay
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  Russia
Vladimir Selkov
Andrey Korneyev
Denis Pankratov
Alexander Popov
3:38.11
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  Hungary
Tamás Deutsch
Károly Güttler
Péter Horváth
Attila Czene
3:40.88   Germany
Tino Weber
Mark Warnecke
Fabian Hieronimus
Björn Zikarsky
3:41.55

Women's eventsEdit

Event Gold Silver Bronze
50 m freestyle
details
Linda Olofsson
  Sweden
25.76 Franziska van Almsick
  Germany
25.80 Angela Postma
  Netherlands
25.86
100 m freestyle
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Franziska van Almsick
  Germany
55.34 Mette Jacobsen
  Denmark
56.02 Karen Pickering
  Great Britain
56.05
200 m freestyle
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Kerstin Kielgass
  Germany
2:00.56 Malin Nilsson
  Sweden
2:01.35 Mette Jacobsen
  Denmark
Karen Pickering
  Great Britain
2:01.52
400 m freestyle
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Franziska van Almsick
  Germany
4:08.37 Carla Geurts
  Netherlands
4:10.73 Irene Dalby
  Norway
4:13.44
800 m freestyle
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Julia Jung
  Germany
8:36.08 Jana Henke
  Germany
8:36.68 Irene Dalby
  Norway
8:38.82
100 m backstroke
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Mette Jacobsen
  Denmark
1:02.46 Cathleen Rund
  Germany
1:02.91 Nina Zhivanevskaya
  Russia
1:03.06
200 m backstroke
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Krisztina Egerszegi
  Hungary
2:07.24 Dagmar Hase
  Germany
2:10.60 Cathleen Rund
  Germany
2:10.96
100 m breaststroke
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Brigitte Becue
  Belgium
1:09.30 Svitlana Bondarenko
  Ukraine
1:09.73 Ágnes Kovács
  Hungary
1:10.77
200 m breaststroke
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Brigitte Becue
  Belgium
2:27.60 Svitlana Bondarenko
  Ukraine
2:30.50 Alicja Pęczak
  Poland
2:30.59
100 m butterfly
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Mette Jacobsen
  Denmark
1:00.64 Ilaria Tocchini
  Italy
1:01.13 Cécile Jeanson
  France
1:01.15
200 m butterfly
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Michelle Smith
  Ireland
2:11.60 Mette Jacobsen
  Denmark
2:12.29 Sophia Skou
  Denmark
2:13.31
200 m individual medley
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Michelle Smith
  Ireland
2:15.27 Brigitte Becue
  Belgium
2:16.15 Alicja Pęczak
  Poland
2:17.42
400 m individual medley
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Krisztina Egerszegi
  Hungary
4:40.33 Michelle Smith
  Ireland
4:42.81 Cathleen Rund
  Germany
4:46.22
4 × 100 m freestyle relay
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  Germany
Franziska van Almsick
Simone Osygus
Kerstin Kielgass
Daniela Hunger
3:43.22   Sweden
Louise Jöhncke
Louise Karlsson
Linda Olofsson
Ellenor Svensson
3:45.21   Great Britain
Sue Rolph
Claire Huddart
Alex Bennett
Karen Pickering
3:46.89
4 × 200 m freestyle relay
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  Germany
Dagmar Hase
Julia Jung
Kerstin Kielgass
Franziska van Almsick
8:06.11   Netherlands
Carla Geurts
Minouche Smit
Patricia Stokkers
Kirsten Vlieghuis
8:10.17   Great Britain
Vickey Horner
Claire Huddart
Katja Goddard
Alex Bennett
8:14.31
4 × 100 m medley relay
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  Germany
Cathleen Rund
Jana Dörries
Julia Voitowitch
Franziska van Almsick
4:09.97   Hungary
Krisztina Egerszegi
Ágnes Kovács
Edit Klocker
Gyöngyver Lakos
4:12.00   Spain
María Tato
María Olay
María Peláez
Claudia Franco
4:12.52

Open water swimmingEdit

Men's eventsEdit

Event Gold Silver Bronze
5 km open water   Aleksey Akatyev
Russia
55:00,3   Christof Wandratsch
Germany
56:06,8   Samuele Pampana
Italy
56:10,3
25 km open water   Christof Wandratsch
Germany
5:11:36,3   Aleksey Akatyev
Russia
5:13:49,8   Stéphane Lecat
France
5:14:46,4

Women's eventsEdit

Event Gold Silver Bronze
5 km open water   Rita Kovács
Hungary
1:00:38,3   Peggy Büchse
Germany
1:00:50,8   Valeria Casprini
Italy
1:01:07,6
25 km open water   Peggy Büchse
Germany
5:32:36,4   Edith van Dijk
Netherlands
5:36:05,5   Yvetta Hlaváčová
Czech Republic
5:38:08,3

DivingEdit

Men's eventsEdit

Event Gold Silver Bronze
1 m springboard   Edwin Jongejans
Netherlands
420.75   Joakim Andersson
Sweden
387.60   Boris Lietzow
Germany
379.26
3 m springboard   Dmitri Sautin
Russia
670.38   Jan Hempel
Germany
634.05   Roman Volodkov
Ukraine
615.81
10 m platform   Vladimir Timoshinin
Russia
673.83   Jan Hempel
Germany
662.46   Dmitri Sautin
Russia
648.84

Women's eventsEdit

Event Gold Silver Bronze
1 m springboard   Vera Ilyina
Russia
275.25   Dörte Lindner
Germany
271.20   Svetlana Alekseyeva
Belarus
240.72
3 m springboard   Vera Ilyina
Russia
523.23   Yuliya Pakhalina
Russia
520.20   Claudia Bockner
Germany
518.64
10 m platform   Ute Wetzig
Germany
444.24   Conny Schmalfuss
Germany
435.84   Svetlana Timoshinina
Russia
431.55

Synchronized swimmingEdit

Event Gold Silver Bronze
Solo   Olga Sedakova
Russia
99.160   Marianne Aeschbacher
France
97.520   Christina Thalassinidou
Greece
95.360
Duet   Elena Azarova
Mariya Kiselyova
Russia
98.880   Marianne Aeschbacher
Myriam Lignot
France
96.920   Giovanna Burlando
Manuela Carnini
Italy
96.040
Team   Russia
Elena Antonova
Elena Azarova
Olga Brusnikina
Mariya Kiselyova
Gana Maximova
Olga Novokshchenova
Yuliya Pankratova
Olga Sedakova
98.880   France
Marianne Aeschbacher
Agnes Berthet
Julie Fabre
Celine Leveque
Myriam Lignot
Isabelle Manable
Charlotte Massardier
Magali Rathier
97.160   Italy
Giada Ballan
Serena Bianchi
Giovanna Burlando
Mara Brunetti
Manuela Carnini
Maurizia Cecconi
Paola Celli
Roberta Farinelli
95.480

Water poloEdit

Men's team eventEdit

Event Gold Silver Bronze
Team competition   Italy   Hungary   Germany

Women's team eventEdit

Event Gold Silver Bronze
Team Competition   Italy   Hungary   Netherlands

External linksEdit

  • EUROPEAN SWIMMING CHAMPIONSHIPS (MEN) (1987-2004) at Gbrathletics.com
  • EUROPEAN SWIMMING CHAMPIONSHIPS (WOMEN) (1987-2004) at Gbrathletics.com
  • "LEN European Championships Aquatic finalists" (PDF). Archived from the original (PDF) on 6 December 2020.