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Swimming at the 2008 Summer Paralympics – Men's 50 metre butterfly S6

The men's 50m butterfly S6 event at the 2008 Summer Paralympics took place at the Beijing National Aquatics Center on 13 September. There were two heats; the swimmers with the eight fastest times advanced to the final.

Men's 50m Butterfly S6
at the XIII Paralympic Games
VenueBeijing National Aquatics Center
Dates13 September
Competitors13 from 11 nations
Winning time30.79
1st, gold medalist(s) Xu Qing  China
2nd, silver medalist(s) Kyosuke Oyama  Japan
3rd, bronze medalist(s) Sascha Kindred  Great Britain




Competed from 09:15.

Heat 1Edit

Rank Name Nationality Time Notes
1 Kyosuke Oyama   Japan 32.59 Q
2 Sascha Kindred   Great Britain 33.12 Q
3 Daniel Vidal   Spain 34.00 Q
4 Luis Silva   Brazil 36.24 Q
5 Iaroslav Semenenko   Ukraine 37.08
Liu Ce   China DQ

Heat 2Edit

Rank Name Nationality Time Notes
1 Xu Qing   China 31.89 Q, WR
2 Igor Plotnikov   Russia 33.26 Q
3 Li Peng   China 33.45 Q
4 Mateusz Michalski   Poland 36.07 Q
5 Zoltan Bencsura   Hungary 36.95
6 Stian Helgeland   Norway 37.41
7 Naing Sit Aung   Myanmar 38.13


Competed at 17:11.

Rank Name Nationality Time Notes
  Xu Qing   China 30.79 WR
  Kyosuke Oyama   Japan 31.01
  Sascha Kindred   Great Britain 32.49
4 Li Peng   China 32.83
5 Daniel Vidal   Spain 32.97
6 Igor Plotnikov   Russia 33.25
7 Mateusz Michalski   Poland 35.20
8 Luis Silva   Brazil 37.90

Q = qualified for final. WR = World Record. DQ = Disqualified.


  • "Heats and Final Results - Men's 50m Butterfly S6". International Paralympic Committee. Retrieved 20 September 2012.
  • "Schedules & Results - Swimming". The Beijing Organizing Committee for the Games of the XXIX Olympiad. Archived from the original on 30 September 2008. Retrieved 20 September 2012.