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Swimming at the 1976 Summer Olympics – Men's 4 × 200 metre freestyle relay

The men's 4 × 200 m freestyle relay event for the 1976 Summer Olympics was held in Montreal. The event took place on Wednesday, 21 July.[1]

FinalEdit

HeatsEdit

Heat 1

Place Swimmers Time Notes
1   Klaus Steinbach, Peter Nocke, Werner Lampe, HaJo Geisler, Andreas Schmidt (FRG) 7:37.59
2   Alan McClatchey, David Dunne, Gordon Downie, Brian Brinkley (GBR) 7:37.92
3   Marcello Guarducci, Roberto Pangaro, Paolo Barelli, Paolo Revelli (ITA) 7:41.39
4   Bent Brask, Arne Borgstrøm, Håkon Iversøn, Fritz Warncke (NOR) 7:46.42
5   Marc Lazzaro, Benôit Laffineur, Colin Ress, Fabien Noël (FRA) 7:47.39
6   Fernando Cañales, José-Ricardo de Jesús, Arnaldo Pérez, Francisco Cañales (PUR) 8:05.21

Heat 2

Place Swimmers Time Notes
1   Sergey Koplyakov, Andrey Krylov, Andrey Smirnov, Vladimir Mikheyev (URS) 7:33.21
2   Roger Pyttel, Wilfried Hartung, Rainer Strohbach, Frank Pfütze (GDR) 7:40.58
3   Graham Windeatt, Mark Tonelli, Peter Coughlan, Peter Dawson (AUS) 7:44.42
4   Petar Georgiev, Stefan Georgiev, Toni Statelov, Nikolay Ganev (BUL) 7:57.08
5   José Pereira, António de Melo, Rui Abreu, Paulo Frischknecht (POR) 8:26.68

Heat 3

Place Swimmers Time Notes
1   John Naber, Jim Montgomery, Doug Northway, Tim Shaw (USA) 7:30.33
2   Pär Arvidsson, Peter Pettersson, Anders Bellbring, Bengt Gingsjö (SWE) 7:41.82
3   Karim Ressang, René van der Kuil, Andre in het Veld, Henk Elzerman (NED) 7:42.54
4   David López-Zubero, Jesús Fuentes, Fernando Gómez-Reino, Santiago Esteva (ESP) 7:49.22
5   Guillermo García, Eduardo Pérez, Guillermo Zavala, José Luis Prado (MEX) 8:05.12
6   Ramón Volcan, Andrés Arraez, Glen Sochasky, Luis Goicoechea (VEN) 8:08.38
7   Steve Badger, Bill Sawchuk, Steve Pickell, James Hett (CAN) DQ

ReferencesEdit

  1. ^ "Swimming at the 1976 Montreal Summer Games: Men's 4 × 200 metres Freestyle Relay". Sports Reference. Retrieved 11 December 2016.

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