Swimming at the 2011 World Aquatics Championships – Women's 100 metre freestyle
The women's 100 metre freestyle competition of the swimming events at the 2011 World Aquatics Championships was held in July 2011; the heats and the semifinals were held on 28 July and the final on 29 July.
|Women's 100 metre freestyle |
at the 2011 World Aquatics Championships
|Dates||28 July 2011 (heats and semifinals)|
29 July 2011 (final)
|Competitors||79 from 66 nations|
Prior to the competition, the existing world and championship records were as follows.
|Britta Steffen||Germany||52.07||Rome||31 July 2009|
77 swimmers participated in 10 heats.
The semifinals were held at 18:02.
|1||6||Francesca Halsall||Great Britain||53.48||Q|
|3||5||Dana Vollmer||United States||54.05||Q|
|8||8||Amy Smith||Great Britain||55.33|
|4||7||Natalie Coughlin||United States||54.05||Q|
The final was held at 18:02.
|4||4||Francesca Halsall||Great Britain||53.72|
|7||7||Dana Vollmer||United States||54.19|
|8||1||Natalie Coughlin||United States||54.22|
- "2011 World Aquatics Championships – Women's 100 metre freestyle (heats)" (PDF). Omega Timing. Retrieved 28 July 2011.[permanent dead link]
- "2011 World Aquatics Championships – Women's 100 metre freestyle (semifinals)" (PDF). Omega Timing. Retrieved 28 July 2011.[permanent dead link]
- "2011 World Aquatics Championships – Women's 100 metre freestyle (final)" (PDF). Omega Timing. Retrieved 29 July 2011.[permanent dead link]
- 2011 World Aquatics Championships: Women's 100 metre freestyle start list[permanent dead link], from OmegaTiming.com; retrieved 2011-07-23.