Swimming at the 1998 World Aquatics Championships – Women's 4 × 100 metre medley relay

The final and the qualifying heats of the women's 4×100 metre medley relay event at the 1998 World Aquatics Championships were held on Friday 16 January 1998 in Perth, Australia.

Women's 4×100 metre medley relay
at the 1998 FINA World Championships
Date16 January 1998
Winning time4 minutes 01.93 seconds
Medalists
gold medal    United States
silver medal    Australia
bronze medal    Japan
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FinalEdit

Rank Team Time
    United States
Lea Maurer
Kristy Kowal
Jenny Thompson
Amy Van Dyken
4:01.93
1:01.91
1:07.20
57.89
54.93
    Australia
Meredith Smith
Helen Denman
Petria Thomas
Susie O'Neill
4:05.12
1:02.73
1:08.32
58.68
55.39
    Japan
Mai Nakamura
Masami Tanaka
Ayari Aoyama
Sumika Minamoto
4:06.27
1:01.83
1:10.24
59.09
55.11
4.   Germany
Sandra Völker
Sylvia Gerasch
Katrin Jake
Katrin Meissner
4:08.90
1:02.32
1:10.30
1:00.84
55.44
5.   Hungary
Annamaria Kiss
Ágnes Kovács
Anna Nyiry
Dora Jakab
4:11.41
1:05.25
1:08.29
1:01.48
56.39
6.   Netherlands
Angela Postma
Madelon Baans
Inge de Bruijn
Wilma van Hofwegen
4:11.73
1:05.18
1:11.53
59.66
55.36
7.   Great Britain
Sarah Price
Jaime King
Caroline Foot
Sue Rolph
4:13.33
1:04.00
1:11.22
1:01.58
56.53
  Belgium
Sofie Wolfs
Brigitte Becue
Fabienne Dufour
Tine Bossuyt
DSQ

Qualifying heatsEdit

Heat 1Edit

Rank Team Time
1   Germany
Sandra Völker
Anne Poleska
Silvia Szalai
Katrin Meissner
4:12.15
1:02.72
1:11.09
1:01.76
56.58
2   Belgium
Sofie Wolfs
Brigitte Becue
Fabienne Dufour
Tine Bossuyt
4:12.74
1:04.31
1:09.81
1:02.34
56.28
3   Poland
Izabela Burczyk
Dagmara Ajnenkiel
Anna Uryniuk
Alicja Pęczak
4:13.99
1:03.73
1:10.44
1:01.78
58.04
4   Russia
Yuliya Fomenko
Lyudmila Mamontova
Elena Nazemnova
Tatyana Litovchenko
4:18.84
1:04.59
1:14.12
1:03.33
56.80
  Canada
Erin Gammel
Lauren van Oosten
Jessica Amey
Shannon Shakespeare
DSQ
1:03.92
1:10.36
1:02.48
55.99
  China DNS

Heat 2Edit

Rank Team Time
1   United States
Beth Botsford
Jenna Street
Misty Hyman
Barbara Bedford
4:07.99
1:02.82
1:10.17
59.39
55.61
2   Australia
Meredith Smith
Samantha Riley
Angela Kennedy
Sarah Ryan
4:08.64
1:04.18
1:08.55
1:00.49
55.42
3   Japan
Mai Nakamura
Masami Tanaka
Ayari Aoyama
Sumika Minamoto
4:09.10
1:01.83
1:11.73
59.55
55.99
4   Netherlands
Suze Valen
Madelon Baans
Inge de Bruijn
Wilma van Hofwegen
4:12.23
1:05.26
1:11.08
1:00.47
55.42
5   Hungary
Annamaria Kiss
Ágnes Kovács
Anna Nyiry
Dora Jakab
4:12.39
1:05.05
1:08.83
1:01.93
56.58
6   Great Britain
Sarah Price
Jaime King
Caroline Foot
Karen Pickering
4:13.39
1:03.46
1:11.49
1:02.09
56.35
7   Chinese Taipei
Chia-Hsien Kuan
Ya-Han Liao
I-Ju Huang
Meng-Chieh Lin
4:35.32
1:10.48
1:18.62
1:05.38
1:00.84

See alsoEdit

ReferencesEdit

  • "8th FINA World Swimming Championships". SwimNews.com.
  • "1998 FINA World Championships (LCM)". USA Swimming.