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Swimming at the 2015 World Aquatics Championships – Men's 800 metre freestyle

The men's 800 metre freestyle competition of the swimming events at the 2015 World Aquatics Championships was held on 4 August with the heats and 5 August with the final.[1]

Men's 800 metre freestyle
at the 2015 World Aquatics Championships
Kazan 2015 - Victory Ceremony 800m freestyle M.JPG
Victory Ceremony
Dates 4 August (heats)
5 August (final)
Competitors 41 from 36 nations
Winning time 7:39.96
Medalists
gold medal     China
silver medal     Italy
bronze medal     Australia
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2015 FINA
World Championships

Kazan, Russia
Diving
Individual
1 m men women
3 m men women
10 m men women
Synchronised
3 m men women
10 m men women
Mixed 3 m 10 m
Team
High diving
Open water swimming
5 km men women
10 km men women
25 km men women
Team team
Swimming
Freestyle
50 m men women
100 m men women
200 m men women
400 m men women
800 m men women
1500 m men women
Backstroke
50 m men women
100 m men women
200 m men women
Breaststroke
50 m men women
100 m men women
200 m men women
Butterfly
50 m men women
100 m men women
200 m men women
Individual medley
200 m men women
400 m men women
Freestyle relay
4×100 m men women
4×200 m men women
Medley relay
4×100 m men women
Mixed relay
4×100 m freestyle medley
Synchronised swimming
Solo technical free
Duet technical free
Team technical free
combination
Mixed duet technical free
Water polo

Contents

RecordsEdit

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

World record   Zhang Lin (CHN) 7:32.12 Rome, Italy 29 July 2009
Championship record   Zhang Lin (CHN) 7:32.12 Rome, Italy 29 July 2009

ResultsEdit

HeatsEdit

The heats were held at 10:30.[2]

Rank Heat Lane Name Nationality Time Notes
1 5 3 Connor Jaeger   United States 7:44.47 Q
2 5 4 Gregorio Paltrinieri   Italy 7:45.15 Q
3 5 2 Stephen Milne   Great Britain 7:46.61 Q
4 5 6 Michael McBroom   United States 7:47.05 Q
5 5 5 Mack Horton   Australia 7:47.08 Q
6 4 5 Sun Yang   China 7:47.87 Q
7 5 8 Wojciech Wojdak   Poland 7:48.95 Q
8 3 6 Henrik Christiansen   Norway 7:49.70 Q, NR
9 5 1 Ahmed Akram   Egypt 7:49.83 NR
10 4 4 Ryan Cochrane   Canada 7:50.28
11 4 2 Damien Joly   France 7:50.30
12 4 0 Marc Sánchez   Spain 7:51.19
13 3 0 Mads Glæsner   Denmark 7:51.24 NR
14 3 5 Joris Bouchaut   France 7:52.37
15 4 1 Florian Vogel   Germany 7:53.61
16 4 9 Maarten Brzoskowski   Netherlands 7:54.31
17 4 3 Pál Joensen   Faroe Islands 7:55.01
18 3 4 Richárd Nagy   Slovakia 7:55.31 NR
19 5 9 Wang Kecheng   China 7:56.05
20 3 7 Nathan Capp   New Zealand 7:57.61 NR
21 3 8 Martín Naidich   Argentina 7:57.72
22 4 8 Sören Meißner   Germany 7:57.93
23 5 7 Gergely Gyurta   Hungary 7:58.70
24 4 6 Péter Bernek   Hungary 7:59.56
25 3 1 Serhiy Frolov   Ukraine 8:02.17
26 3 2 Esteban Enderica   Ecuador 8:03.17
27 3 9 Martin Bau   Slovenia 8:04.11
28 5 0 Myles Brown   South Africa 8:04.47
29 2 5 Vuk Čelić   Serbia 8:05.68
30 4 7 Jan Micka   Czech Republic 8:05.76
31 3 3 Matias Koski   Finland 8:07.28
32 2 6 Sven Arnar Saemundsson   Croatia 8:07.40 NR
33 2 1 Ido Haber   Israel 8:07.78
34 2 2 Alexei Sancov   Moldova 8:10.83
35 2 3 Marcelo Acosta   El Salvador 8:12.52
36 2 4 Ernest Maksumov   Russia 8:12.65
37 1 4 Alin Artimon   Romania 8:17.16
38 2 8 Sim Wee Sheng Welson Sim   Malaysia 8:18.20
39 2 7 Andy Arteta   Venezuela 8:19.39
40 1 5 Felipe Tapia   Chile 8:21.27
41 1 3 Pol Arias   Andorra 8:28.11

FinalEdit

 
Sun and Paltrinieri swim to medals

The final was held at 18:58.[3]

Rank Lane Name Nationality Time Notes
  7 Sun Yang   China 7:39.96
  5 Gregorio Paltrinieri   Italy 7:40.81 ER
  2 Mack Horton   Australia 7:44.02
4 4 Connor Jaeger   United States 7:44.51
5 8 Henrik Christiansen   Norway 7:45.66 NR
6 1 Wojciech Wojdak   Poland 7:45.90 NR
7 3 Stephen Milne   Great Britain 7:49.86
8 6 Michael McBroom   United States 7:55.30

ReferencesEdit