100 m backstroke W - Swimming at the 1952 Summer Olympics in Helsinki - Results

Women's 100 m backstroke - Swimming
Helsinki 1952 Summer Olympics

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Women's 100 m backstroke 1952
Joan HarrisonRSA1.14,3
Geertje WielemaNED1.14,5
Jean StewartNZL1.15,8
4. Johanna de KorteNED1.15,8
5. Barbara StarkUSA1.16,2
6. Gertrud HerrbruckGER1.18,0
7. Margaret McDowallGBR1.18,4
Hendrika van der HurstNEDdq
Round 1
1. Geertje WielemaNED1.13,8OR
2. Jean StewartNZL1.16,0q
3. Margaret McDowallGBR1.18,9q
4. Barbara StarkUSA1.18,9q
5. Gerda OlsenDEN1.20,1
6. Anneli HaaranenFIN1.21,7
Round 1
1. Hendrika van der HurstNED1.17,0q
2. Gertrud HerrbruckGER1.17,8q
3. Mary FreemanUSA1.19,0
4. Edith Groba OliveiraBRA1.20,0
5. Lenora FisherCAN1.22,9
6. Irena MilnikielPOL1.25,5
7. Doris ContersweilerSUI1.26,5
Round 1
1. Joan HarrisonRSA1.14,7q
2. Johanna de KorteNED1.15,8q
3. Pauline MusgroveGBR1.19,6
4. Magda HunyadfiHUN1.19,6
5. Coralie O'ConnorUSA1.19,7
6. Margareta WestessonSWE1.22,7
7. Erna HerbersGER1.23,1

Women's 100 m backstroke - Swimming - Helsinki 1952 Summer Olympics

Event Format: Swimmers competed in preliminary heats and final. The eight swimmers with the best time in the preliminary heats advanced to the final. The winner of the final was the Gold Medal winner.

Event facts: Women's 100 m backstroke competition was held at the Uimastadion and 20 athletes participated in the event.

These results for Women's 100 m backstroke - Helsinki 1952 Summer Olympics - are based on the official Olympic reports and the Olympian Database
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