Open main menu

Swimming at the 2013 World Aquatics Championships – Women's 50 metre breaststroke

The women's 50 metre breaststroke event in swimming at the 2013 World Aquatics Championships took place on 3–4 August at the Palau Sant Jordi in Barcelona, Spain.[1][2]

Women's 50 metre breaststroke
at the 2013 World Aquatics Championships
Venue Palau Sant Jordi
Dates August 3, 2013 (heats &
semifinals)
August 4, 2013 (final)
Competitors 74 from 66 nations
Winning time 29.52
Medalists
gold medal    Russia
silver medal    Lithuania
bronze medal    United States
← 2011
2015 →

Contents

RecordsEdit

Prior to this competition, the existing world and championship records were:

World record   Jessica Hardy (USA) 29.80 Federal Way, United States 7 August 2009 [3][4]
Competition record   Yuliya Yefimova (RUS) 30.09 Rome, Italy 2 August 2009 [5]

The following new records were set during this competition.

Date Event Name Nationality Time Record
29 July Heats – Women's 100 metre breaststroke Rūta Meilutytė   Lithuania 29.97† CR
3 August Heats Yuliya Yefimova   Russia 29.78 WR, CR
3 August Semifinal 2 Rūta Meilutytė   Lithuania 29.48 WR, CR

† – en route to final mark

ResultsEdit

HeatsEdit

The heats were held at 10:32.[6]

Rank Heat Lane Name Nationality Time Notes
1 8 5 Yuliya Yefimova   Russia 29.78 Q, WR
2 8 4 Jessica Hardy   United States 29.99 Q
3 6 4 Rūta Meilutytė   Lithuania 30.07 Q
4 7 4 Breeja Larson   United States 30.46 Q
5 6 5 Jennie Johansson   Sweden 30.55 Q, NR
6 8 6 Mariya Liver   Ukraine 30.68 Q, NR
7 7 5 Petra Chocová   Czech Republic 30.77 Q, NR
8 8 3 Moniek Nijhuis   Netherlands 30.82 Q
9 7 6 Fiona Doyle   Ireland 30.93 Q, NR
10 7 3 Alia Atkinson   Jamaica 31.12 Q
11 7 8 Marina García   Spain 31.22 Q
12 6 3 Rikke Møller Pedersen   Denmark 31.23 Q
13 7 7 Rebecca Ejdervik   Sweden 31.39 Q
14 6 8 He Yuzhe   China 31.46 Q
15 8 8 Samantha Marshall   Australia 31.49 Q
16 5 8 Hrafnhildur Lúthersdóttir   Iceland 31.50 Q, NR
17 6 7 Michela Guzzetti   Italy 31.51
18 7 9 Kim Janssens   Belgium 31.52 NR
19 6 2 Valentina Artemyeva   Russia 31.56
20 6 6 Beatriz Travalon   Brazil 31.59
21 8 1 Viktoriya Solnceva   Ukraine 31.63
22 6 9 Veera Kivirinta   Finland 31.66
23 5 5 Amit Ivry   Israel 31.67 NR
24 7 2 Suo Ran   China 31.70
25 7 1 Caroline Ruhnau   Germany 31.73
26 8 0 Jessica Vall   Spain 31.77
27 8 2 Lisa Fissneider   Italy 31.94
28 5 6 Kim Go-Eun   South Korea 31.95
29 7 0 Anna Makinen   Finland 32.02
30 8 7 Tera van Beilen   Canada 32.03
31 6 0 Henriette Brekke   Norway 32.11
32 5 7 Julia Sebastian   Argentina 32.28
33 8 9 Ivana Ninković   Bosnia and Herzegovina 32.32
34 5 4 Rie Kaneto   Japan 32.37
35 4 7 Yvette Man Yi Kong   Hong Kong 32.56
36 4 3 Mercedes Toledo   Venezuela 32.61 NR
37 3 4 Samantha Yeo   Singapore 32.69
38 5 3 Caroline Reitshammer   Austria 32.72
39 5 1 Erica Dittmer   Mexico 32.73
40 5 2 Sarah Vaisse   France 32.74
41 4 4 Zuzana Mimovičová   Slovakia 32.79
42 1 2 Dariya Talanova   Kyrgyzstan 32.83
43 3 6 Tatiana Chişca   Moldova 32.85
44 5 0 Ioana Alexandra Popa   Romania 32.96
45 4 2 Tara-Lynn Nicholas   South Africa 33.04
46 4 9 Mai Atef   Egypt 33.08
47 4 8 Vangelina Draganova   Bulgaria 33.10
47 3 3 Christina Loh   Malaysia 33.10
49 5 9 Lei On Kei   Macau 33.37
50 4 6 Monica Álvarez   Colombia 33.39
50 3 5 Chen I-chuan   Chinese Taipei 33.39
52 4 5 Miriam Corsini   Mozambique 33.45
53 4 0 Evita Leter   Suriname 33.55
54 4 1 Maria Romanjuk   Estonia 33.56
55 3 7 Pilar Shimizu   Guam 34.20
56 3 8 Tilka Palik   Zambia 34.28
57 2 4 Vanessa Rivas   Dominican Republic 34.52 NR
58 3 9 Tegan McCarthy   Papua New Guinea 34.81
59 3 1 Rachael Tonjor   Nigeria 35.41
60 3 2 Natalia Gomez   Costa Rica 35.49
61 2 7 Mahfuza Khatun   Bangladesh 35.63
62 2 5 Shne Joachim   Saint Vincent and the Grenadines 35.76
63 2 8 Bonita Imsirovic   Botswana 36.53
64 2 0 Teona Bostashvili   Georgia 37.04
65 3 0 Oreoluwa Cherebin   Grenada 37.11
66 2 6 Chade Nersicio   Netherlands Antilles 37.43
67 2 3 Altansukh Nomin   Mongolia 37.78
68 2 9 Mariam Foum   Tanzania 38.21
69 1 4 Anum Bandey   Pakistan 38.50
70 2 2 Hemthon Vitiny   Cambodia 39.53
71 1 3 Angelika Ouedraogo   Burkina Faso 39.58
72 1 5 Ramatoulaye Camara   Guinea 48.31
73 1 6 Haoua Sangare   Mali 49.68
74 1 7 Lareiba Seibon   Niger 49.72
2 1 Vanessa Kokoe   Ivory Coast DNS
6 1 Satomi Suzuki   Japan DNS

SemifinalsEdit

The semifinals were held at 18:26.[7]

Semifinal 1Edit

Rank Lane Name Nationality Time Notes
1 4 Jessica Hardy   United States 29.90 Q
2 5 Breeja Larson   United States 30.20 Q
3 7 Rikke Møller Pedersen   Denmark 30.57 Q
4 6 Moniek Nijhuis   Netherlands 30.61 Q
5 3 Mariya Liver   Ukraine 30.94
6 2 Alia Atkinson   Jamaica 31.27
7 8 Hrafnhildur Lúthersdóttir   Iceland 31.37 NR
8 1 He Yuzhe   China 31.67

Semifinal 2Edit

Rank Lane Name Nationality Time Notes
1 5 Rūta Meilutytė   Lithuania 29.48 Q, WR
2 4 Yuliya Yefimova   Russia 29.88 Q
3 6 Petra Chocová   Czech Republic 30.31 Q, NR
4 3 Jennie Johansson   Sweden 30.66 Q
5 7 Marina García   Spain 31.24
6 8 Samantha Marshall   Australia 31.26
7 2 Fiona Doyle   Ireland 31.52
8 1 Rebecca Ejdervik   Sweden 31.73

FinalEdit

The final was held at 18:08.[8]

Rank Lane Name Nationality Time Notes
  5 Yuliya Yefimova   Russia 29.52 NR
  4 Rūta Meilutytė   Lithuania 29.59
  3 Jessica Hardy   United States 29.80 =AM
4 6 Breeja Larson   United States 29.95
5 8 Jennie Johansson   Sweden 30.23
6 7 Rikke Møller Pedersen   Denmark 30.72
7 1 Moniek Nijhuis   Netherlands 31.31
2 Petra Chocová   Czech Republic DSQ

ReferencesEdit

  1. ^ "BCN 2013 – Swimming: Schedule". FINA. 8 July 2013. Archived from the original on 23 December 2013. Retrieved 21 July 2013.
  2. ^ Start list
  3. ^ Ford, Bonnie (7 August 2009). "Hardy's return brings new outlook". ESPN. Retrieved 21 July 2013.
  4. ^ "U.S. Open: Jessica Hardy Lowers 50 Breast World Record on Way to 100 Breast World Record". Swimming World Magazine. 7 August 2009. Archived from the original on 22 March 2012. Retrieved 21 July 2013.
  5. ^ "Liam Tancock sets world record and claims gold at World Championships in Rome". The Daily Telegraph. 2 August 2009. Retrieved 21 July 2013.
  6. ^ Heats Results
  7. ^ Semifinals Results
  8. ^ Final Results

External linksEdit