Athletics at the 1936 Summer Olympics – Women's 100 metres

The women's 100 metres sprint event at the 1936 Olympic Games took place between August 3 and August 4. The final was won by American Helen Stephens.[1]

Women's 100 metres
at the Games of the XI Olympiad
DatesAugust 3 (heats and semifinals)
August 4 (final)
Medalists
1st place, gold medalist(s) Helen Stephens
 United States
2nd place, silver medalist(s) Stanisława Walasiewicz
 Poland
3rd place, bronze medalist(s) Käthe Krauß
 Germany
← 1932
1948 →
Image from the final of the women's 100 m

ResultsEdit

HeatsEdit

Heat 1Edit

Rank Athlete Nation Time (hand) Notes
1 Emmy Albus   Germany 12.4 Q
2 Johanna Vancura   Austria 12.5 Q
3 Hilda Cameron   Canada 12.7
4 Harriet Bland   United States Unknown
5 Raili Halttu   Finland Unknown

Heat 2Edit

Rank Athlete Nation Time (hand) Notes
1 Helen Stephens   United States 11.4 Q
2 Jeanette Dolson   Canada 12.3 Q
3 Grete Neumann   Austria 12.9
4 Etsuko Komiya   Japan 13.1
5 Flora Hofman   Yugoslavia Unknown

Heat 3Edit

Rank Athlete Nation Time (hand) Notes
1 Stanisława Walasiewicz   Poland 12.5 Q
2 Rauni Essman   Finland 12.8 Q
3 Elisabeth Koning   Netherlands 12.9
4 Marguerite Perrou   France 12.3
5 Li Sen   Republic of China Unknown

Heat 4Edit

Rank Athlete Nation Time (hand) Notes
1 Eileen Hiscock   Great Britain 12.6 Q
2 Annette Rogers   United States 12.8 Q
3 Alida de Vries   Netherlands 13.0
4 Charlotte Machmer   Austria Unknown
5 Ebba From   Finland Unknown

Heat 5Edit

Rank Athlete Nation Time (hand) Notes
1 Käthe Krauß   Germany 12.1 Q
2 Aileen Meagher   Canada 12.4 Q
3 Audrey Brown   Great Britain 12.6
4 Vera Romanić   Yugoslavia Unknown
5 Claudia Testoni   Italy Unknown

Heat 6Edit

Rank Athlete Nation Time (hand) Notes
1 Marie Dollinger   Germany 12.0 Q
2 Barbara Burke   Great Britain 12.4 Q
3 Domnitsa Lanitou-Kavounidou   Greece 12.8
4 Yvonne Mabille   France Unknown
5 Raquel Martínez   Chile Unknown

SemifinalsEdit

Semifinal 1Edit

Rank Athlete Nation Time (hand) Notes
1 Helen Stephens   United States 11.5 Q
2 Käthe Krauß   Germany 11.9 Q
3 Emmy Albus   Germany 12.2 Q
4 Eileen Hiscock   Great Britain Unknown
5 Aileen Meagher   Canada Unknown
6 Johanna Vancura   Austria Unknown

Semifinal 2Edit

Rank Athlete Nation Time (hand) Notes
1 Marie Dollinger   Germany 12.0 Q
2 Stanisława Walasiewicz   Poland 12.0 Q
3 Annette Rogers   United States 12.1 Q
4 Barbara Burke   Great Britain 12.2
5 Jeanette Dolson   Canada Unknown
6 Rauni Essman   Finland Unknown

FinalEdit

Rank Athlete Nation Time
  Helen Stephens   United States 11.5
  Stanisława Walasiewicz   Poland 11.7
  Käthe Krauß   Germany 11.9
4 Marie Dollinger   Germany 12.0
5 Annette Rogers   United States 12.2
6 Emmy Albus   Germany 12.3

ReferencesEdit

  1. ^ "Athletics at the 1936 Berlin Summer Games: Women's 100 metres". Sports Reference. Archived from the original on 17 April 2020. Retrieved 5 June 2017.