Swimming at the 2015 World Aquatics Championships – Men's 400 metre individual medley

The 400 metre individual medley competition of the swimming events at the 2015 World Aquatics Championships was held on 9 August with the heats and the final.[1]

Men's 400 metre individual medley
at the 2015 World Aquatics Championships
Kazan 2015 - Victory Ceremony 400m individual medley M.JPG
Medallists
Dates9 August (heats and final)
Competitors41 from 34 nations
Winning time4:08.50
Medalists
gold medal    Japan
silver medal    Hungary
bronze medal    United States
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RecordsEdit

Prior to the competition, the existing world and championship records were as follows.

World record   Michael Phelps (USA) 4:03.84 Beijing, China 10 August 2008
Competition record   Michael Phelps (USA) 4:06.22 Melbourne, Australia 1 April 2007

ResultsEdit

HeatsEdit

The heats were held at 09:30.[2]

Rank Heat Lane Name Nationality Time Notes
1 4 4 Chase Kalisz   United States 4:11.83 Q
2 4 3 Dávid Verrasztó   Hungary 4:11.99 Q
3 5 5 Daiya Seto   Japan 4:12.17 Q
4 5 4 Tyler Clary   United States 4:12.22 Q
5 5 3 Daniel Wallace   Great Britain 4:13.07 Q
6 5 7 Jacob Heidtmann   Germany 4:13.62 Q
7 4 7 Roberto Pavoni   Great Britain 4:13.91 Q
8 5 2 Yang Zhixian   China 4:15.47 Q
9 4 2 Federico Turrini   Italy 4:15.70
10 4 5 Thomas Fraser-Holmes   Australia 4:15.93
11 3 4 Aleksandr Osipenko   Russia 4:16.35
12 3 5 Richárd Nagy   Slovakia 4:16.37
13 5 1 Benjámin Grátz   Hungary 4:16.69
14 4 8 Gal Nevo   Israel 4:17.34
15 5 8 Kevin Wedel   Germany 4:17.42
16 3 2 Jérémy Desplanches    Switzerland 4:17.90 NR
17 4 0 Semen Makovich   Russia 4:18.61
18 3 3 Diogo Carvalho   Portugal 4:18.67
19 5 6 Huang Chaosheng   China 4:19.11
20 3 1 Jakub Maly   Austria 4:19.20
21 4 6 Sebastien Rousseau   South Africa 4:20.16
22 3 6 Pavel Janeček   Czech Republic 4:20.43
23 3 7 Carlos Omaña   Venezuela 4:20.74
24 4 1 Marc Sánchez   Spain 4:21.26
25 1 4 Henrik Christiansen   Norway 4:21.67
26 5 0 Alexis Santos   Portugal 4:22.35
27 2 7 Alpkan Örnek   Turkey 4:22.72
28 5 9 Nathan Capp   New Zealand 4:23.00
29 1 5 Ahmed Hamdy   Egypt 4:23.02
30 3 8 Christoph Meier   Liechtenstein 4:23.57
31 2 5 Pedro Pinotes   Angola 4:23.85
32 2 1 Robert Žbogar   Slovenia 4:25.10
33 2 0 Marko Blaževski   North Macedonia 4:25.57
34 3 0 Uvis Kalniņš   Latvia 4:26.17
35 2 8 Trần Duy Khôi   Vietnam 4:27.43
36 1 6 Luis Vega Torres   Cuba 4:29.57
36 2 4 Wen Ren-hau   Chinese Taipei 4:29.57
38 2 6 Pang Sheng Jun   Singapore 4:29.61
39 2 2 Nikola Dimitrov   Bulgaria 4:30.78
40 1 7 Alvi Hjelm   Faroe Islands 4:33.15 NR
41 1 2 Esteban Araya   Costa Rica 4:40.23
1 3 Luis Ventura   Mexico DNS
2 3 Ahmed Mathlouthi   Tunisia DNS
2 9 Christian Punter   Puerto Rico DNS
3 9 Raphaël Stacchiotti   Luxembourg DNS
4 9 Thiago Simon   Brazil DNS

FinalEdit

The final was held at 17:47.[3]

 
Breaststroke stage of final
Rank Lane Name Nationality Time Notes
  3 Daiya Seto   Japan 4:08.50
  5 Dávid Verrasztó   Hungary 4:09.90
  4 Chase Kalisz   United States 4:10.05
4 6 Tyler Clary   United States 4:11.71
5 7 Jacob Heidtmann   Germany 4:12.08 NR
6 2 Daniel Wallace   Great Britain 4:13.77
7 1 Roberto Pavoni   Great Britain 4:13.81
8 8 Yang Zhixian   China 4:16.74

ReferencesEdit