Swimming at the 1951 Pan American Games – Men's 200 metre breaststroke

The men's 200 metre breaststroke competition of the swimming events at the 1951 Pan American Games took place on 6 March.[1][2][3][4][5][6][7]

Men's 200 metre breaststroke at the I Pan American Games
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Venue-
DatesMarch 6 (preliminaries and finals)
Medalists
Gold medal   Argentina
Silver medal   Brazil
Bronze medal   United States
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This race consisted of four lengths of the pool, all in breaststroke.[8]

ResultsEdit

All times are in minutes and seconds.

KEY: q Fastest non-qualifiers Q Qualified GR Games record NR National record PB Personal best SB Seasonal best

HeatsEdit

FinalEdit

The final was held on March 6.[1]

Rank Name Nationality Time Notes
  Héctor Domínguez   Argentina 2:43.8
  Willy Otto Jordan   Brazil 2:47.3
  Bowen Stassforth   United States 2:47.6
4 - - -
5 - - -
6 Adhemar Grijó Filho   Brazil -
7 - - -
8 - - -

ReferencesEdit

  1. ^ a b "O GLOBO News Archive - March 7, 1951, Morning, General, page 8". O GLOBO. Archived from the original on 14 September 2013. Retrieved 14 September 2013.
  2. ^ O GLOBO News Archive
  3. ^ Hickoksports Archived 2012-12-05 at archive.today
  4. ^ Results
  5. ^ All Pan medalists - Male
  6. ^ All Pan medalists - Female
  7. ^ Pan American Games - Swimming and Diving page, from gbrathletics.com; retrieved 2012-04-15.
  8. ^ "Swimming Technical Manual" (PDF). Guadalajara 2011. Archived from the original (PDF) on 28 July 2011. Retrieved 23 October 2011.