Swimming at the 1973 World Aquatics Championships – Women's 100 metre butterfly
The women's 100 metre butterfly competition of the swimming events at the 1973 World Aquatics Championships took place on September 6.
|Women's 100 metre butterfly |
at the 1973 World Aquatics Championships
|Dates||September 6, 1973|
|Competitors||30 from 22 nations|
|Winning time||1:02.539 CR|
Prior to the competition, the existing world and championship records were as follows.
|World record||Kornelia Ender (GDR)||1:02.31||East Berlin, East Germany||14 July 1973|
The following records were established during the competition:
|6 September||Heat||Debra Cain||Australia||1:07.776||CR|
|6 September||Heat||Mayumi Aoki||Japan||1:03.803||CR|
|6 September||Heat||Rosemarie Kother||East Germany||1:02.951||CR|
|6 September||Final||Kornelia Ender||East Germany||1:02.539||CR|
30 swimmers participated in 4 heats.
The results of the final are below.
|6||Kornelia Ender||East Germany||1:02.539||CR|
|4||Rosemarie Kother||East Germany||1:02.687|
|4||3||Deena Deardurff||United States||1:04.272|
|5||2||Peggy Tosdal||United States||1:04.329|
|6||7||Gudrun Beckmann||West Germany||1:04.937|