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
DatesSeptember 6, 1973
Competitors30 from 22 nations
Winning time1:02.539 CR
Medalists
gold medal    East Germany
silver medal    East Germany
bronze medal    Japan
1975 →

RecordsEdit

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
Competition record N/A N/A N/A N/A

The following records were established during the competition:

Date Event Name Nationality Time Record
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

ResultsEdit

HeatsEdit

30 swimmers participated in 4 heats.[1]

Rank Heat Lane Name Nationality Time Notes
1 3 - Rosemarie Kother   East Germany 1:02.951 Q, CR
2 2 - Mayumi Aoki   Japan 1:03.803 Q, CR
3 2 - Deena Deardurff   United States 1:04.135 Q
4 4 - Kornelia Ender   East Germany 1:04.140 Q
5 4 - Peggy Tosdal   United States 1:04.330 Q
6 3 - Gudrun Beckmann   West Germany 1:05.336 Q
7 4 - Donatella Talpo   Italy 1:05.830 Q
8 4 - Gunilla Andersson   Sweden 1:05.970 Q
9 3 - Aleksandra Meerzon   Soviet Union 1:06.383
10 3 - Sandra Yost   Australia 1:06.626
11 4 - Anca Groza   Romania 1:06.950
12 2 - A. Segaar   Netherlands 1:07.069
13 1 - Debra Cain   Australia 1:07.776 CR
14 3 - Patti Stenhouse   Canada 1:07.792
15 1 - Vera Faitlova   Czechoslovakia 1:07.935
16 4 - Ileana Morales   Venezuela 1:08.100
17 1 - Nataliya Popova   Soviet Union 1:08.198
18 3 - Rosemary Peres   Brazil 1:08.405
19 4 - E. Majnaric   Yugoslavia 1:08.490
20 2 - Aurora Chamorro   Spain 1:08.587
21 3 - M. Corsi   Italy 1:08.613
22 1 - Irène Debrunner    Switzerland 1:08.672
23 4 - M. Saavedra   Colombia 1:09.230
24 2 - Marianela Huen   Venezuela 1:09.401
25 2 - Cathy Whiting   New Zealand 1:09.443
26 3 - V. Valent   Hungary 1:09.514
27 1 - Janet Slavcheva   Bulgaria 1:09.617
28 1 - J. Mross   Brazil 1:09.755
29 2 - Joanne DePape   Canada 1:09.867
30 1 - María Mock   Puerto Rico 1:10.562

FinalEdit

The results of the final are below.

Rank Lane Name Nationality Time Notes
  6 Kornelia Ender   East Germany 1:02.539 CR
  4 Rosemarie Kother   East Germany 1:02.687
  5 Mayumi Aoki   Japan 1:03.739
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
7 1 Donatella Talpo   Italy 1:06.353
8 8 Gunilla Andersson   Sweden 1:06.386

ReferencesEdit

  1. ^ "For the Record" (pdf). Swimming World Magazine: 73. October 1973. Retrieved 14 May 2013.