2018 Pan Pacific Swimming Championships – Women's 200 metre backstroke

The women's 200 metre backstroke competition at the 2018 Pan Pacific Swimming Championships took place on August 12 at the Tokyo Tatsumi International Swimming Center.[1] The defending champion was Belinda Hocking of Australia.[2]

Women's 200 metre backstroke
at the 2018 Pan Pacific Swimming Championships
VenueTokyo Tatsumi International Swimming Center
Dates12 August (heats &
finals)
Competitors21 from 9 nations
Winning time2:06.14
Medalists
gold medal    United States
silver medal    Canada
bronze medal    United States
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RecordsEdit

Prior to this competition, the existing world and Pan Pacific records were as follows:

World record   Missy Franklin (USA) 2:04.06 London, United Kingdom 3 August 2012
Pan Pacific Championships record   Elizabeth Pelton (USA) 2:07.48 Irvine, United States 20 August 2010

ResultsEdit

All times are in minutes and seconds.

KEY: QA Qualified A Final QB Qualified B Final CR Championships record NR National record PB Personal best SB Seasonal best

HeatsEdit

The first round was held on 12 August from 10:00.[3]

Only two swimmers from each country may advance to the A or B final. If a country not qualify any swimmer to the A final, that same country may qualify up to three swimmers to the B final.[4]

Rank Name Nationality Time Notes
1 Regan Smith   United States 2:07.86 QA
2 Taylor Ruck   Canada 2:08.37 QA
3 Kathleen Baker   United States 2:08.38 QA
4 Kylie Masse   Canada 2:08.45 QA
5 Emily Seebohm   Australia 2:09.26 QA
6 Kaylee McKeown   Australia 2:09.27 QA
6 Olivia Smoliga   United States 2:09.27 QB
8 Natsumi Sakai   Japan 2:09.48 QA
9 Hali Flickinger   United States 2:09.63 QB
10 Alex Galyer   New Zealand 2:10.11 QA
11 Anna Konishi   Japan 2:10.24 QB
12 Mabel Zavaros   Canada 2:12.20 QB
13 Kennedy Goss   Canada 2:12.65 QB
14 Rio Shirai   Japan 2:13.05 QB
15 Mikkayla Sheridan   Australia 2:13.33 QB
16 Erika Seltenreich-Hodgson   Canada 2:14.44
17 Yang Yifan   China 2:14.59 QB
18 Chloe Isleta   Philippines 2:19.53
19 McKenna DeBever   Peru 2:22.38
20 Gianna Garcia   Philippines 2:32.16
21 Osisang Chilton   Palau 2:46.76

B FinalEdit

The B final was held on 12 August from 17:30.[5]

Rank Name Nationality Time Notes
9 Hali Flickinger   United States 2:09.22
10 Anna Konishi   Japan 2:09.44
11 Olivia Smoliga   United States 2:09.67
12 Mikkayla Sheridan   Australia 2:10.59
13 Rio Shirai   Japan 2:11.91
14 Kennedy Goss   Canada 2:12.17
15 Mabel Zavaros   Canada 2:12.18
16 Yang Yifan   China 2:13.50

A FinalEdit

The A final was held on 12 August from 17:30.[6]

Rank Name Nationality Time Notes
  Kathleen Baker   United States 2:06.14 CR
  Taylor Ruck   Canada 2:06.41
  Regan Smith   United States 2:06.46
4 Kylie Masse   Canada 2:07.00
5 Kaylee McKeown   Australia 2:07.01
6 Emily Seebohm   Australia 2:07.12
7 Natsumi Sakai   Japan 2:08.18
8 Alex Galyer   New Zealand 2:10.26

ReferencesEdit

  1. ^ "Schedule Pan Pacs 2018". Pan Pacs 2018. Retrieved 15 August 2018.
  2. ^ "Results of the 200-metre backstroke finals at 2014 Pan Pacific". Australia Swimming. 23 August 2014. Retrieved 15 August 2018.
  3. ^ "Pan Pacific Championships 2018 – Women 200m Backstroke Heats" (PDF). Seiko.co.jp. 12 August 2018. Retrieved 15 August 2018.
  4. ^ "Pan Pacs 2018 – Information Bulletin #2" (PDF). Pan Pacs 2018. 12 April 2018. Retrieved 15 August 2018.
  5. ^ "Pan Pacific Championships 2018 – Women 200m Backstroke B-Final" (PDF). Seiko.co.jp. 12 August 2018. Retrieved 15 August 2018.
  6. ^ "Pan Pacific Championships 2018 – Women 200m Backstroke Final" (PDF). Seiko.co.jp. 12 August 2018. Retrieved 15 August 2018.