Beijing Olympics 2008 4 X 200 Mens Freestyle Relay Swimming Scoreboard

Medalists

 

Gold Silver Bronze
 United States
Michael Phelps
Ryan Lochte
Ricky Berens
Peter Vanderkaay
David Walters
Erik Vendt
Klete Keller
 Russia
Nikita Lobintsev
Evgeny Lagunov
Danila Izotov
Alexander Sukhorukov
Mikhail Polischuk
 Australia
Patrick Murphy
Grant Hackett
Grant Brits
Nick Ffrost
Kirk Palmer
Leith Brodie

 

Records

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

 

World Record  United States (USA)
Michael Phelps (1:45.36)
Ryan Lochte (1:45.86)
Klete Keller (1:46.31)
Peter Vanderkaay (1:45.71)
7:03.24 Melbourne,Australia 30 March 2007
Olympic Record  Australia (AUS)
Ian Thorpe (1:46.03)
Michael Klim (1:46.40)
Todd Pearson (1:47.36)
Bill Kirby (1:47.26)
7:07.05 Sydney, Australia 19 September 2000

Qualification summary

 

Pos NOC Qualification
1 United States FINA World Championships
2 Australia
3 Canada
4 Italy
5 Japan
6 Russia
7 Great Britain
8 Poland
9 Germany
10 Brazil
11 Greece
12 Japan
13 Austria 7:13.99 4 best remaining teams
14 South Africa 7:15.21
15 China 7:16.16
16 Hungary 7:18.96

Heats

 

Rank Heat Lane NOC Names Time Notes
1 2 4 United States David Walters 1:46.57
Ricky Berens 1:45.47
Erik Vendt 1:47.11
Klete Keller 1:45.51
7:04.66 Q, OR
2 1 4 Italy Nicola Cassio 1:48.76
Marco Belotti 1:45.82
Emiliano Brembilla 1:46.46
Massimiliano Rosolino 1:46.80
7:07.84 Q, ER
3 1 6 Russia Mikhail Polishcuk 1:48.54
Danila Izotov 1:47.24
Nikita Lobintsev 1:46.84
Alexander Sukhorukov 1:45.24
7:07.86 Q
4 2 3 Great Britain David Carry 1:46.47 NR
Andrew Hunter 1:46.88
Ross Davenport 1:47.15
Robbie Renwick 1:47.39
7:07.89 Q, NR
5 1 5 Canada Brian Johns 1:47.44
Rick Say 1:47.24
Adam Sioui 1:47.05
Andrew Hurd 1:46.31
7:08.04 Q
6 2 5 Australia Nick Ffrost 1:47.47
Grant Brits 1:46.84
Kirk Palmer 1:47.02
Leith Brodie 1:47.08
7:08.41 Q
7 1 7 Japan Yoshihiro Okumura 1:47.19
Sho Uchida 1:46.59
Yasunori Mononobe 1:47.29
Hisato Matsumoto 1:48.05
7:09.12 Q, AS
8 2 2 South Africa Jean Basson 1:45.99
Darian Townsend 1:46.14
Jan Venter 1:48.32
Sebastien Rousseau 1:50.46
7:10.91 Q, AF
9 2 6 Austria Dominik Koll 1:47.72
David Brandl 1:46.45
Florian Janistyn 1:50.48
Markus Rogan 1:46.80
7:11.45
10 1 2 China Lin Zhang 1:46.13
Enjian Zhang 1:49.31
Yang Sun 1:48.73
Haoran Shi 1:49.40
7:13.57
10 1 8 France Clement Lefert 1:48.34
Sebastien Bodet 1:49.47
Matthieu Madelaine 1:49.87
Amaury Leveaux 1:45.89
7:13.57
12 1 1 Germany Paul Biedermann 1:47.48
Benjamin Starke 1:48.51
Christian Kubusch 1:49.28
Stefan Herbst 1:48.65
7:13.92
13 2 1 Hungary Gergo Kis 1:47.39
Tamas Kerekjarto 1:49.09
Dominik Kozma 1:49.26
Norbert Kovacs 1:48.40
7:14.14
14 2 7 Poland Lukasz Gasior 1:49.43
Lukasz Wójt 1:48.54
Michal Rolicki 1:51.14
Przemyslaw Stanczyk 1:48.98
7:18.09
15 2 8 Greece Andreas Zisimos 1:49.05
Nikolaos Xylouris 1:49.53
Ioannis Giannoulis 1:48.96
Vasileios Demetis 1:50.72
7:18.26
16 1 3 Brazil Nicolas Oliveira 1:49.49
Rodrigo Castro 1:48.31
Phillip Morrison1:49.35
Lucas Salatta 1:52.39
7:19.54

Final

 

 

Rank Lane NOC Names Time Notes
1 4 United States Michael Phelps 1:43.31
Ryan Lochte 1:44.28
Ricky Berens 1:46.29
Peter Vanderkaay 1:44.68
6:58.56 WR
2 3 Russia Nikita Lobintsev 1:46.64
Evgeny Lagunov 1:46.56
Danila Izotov 1:45.86
Alexander Sukhorukov 1:44.65
7:03.70 ER
3 7 Australia Patrick Murphy 1:45.95
Grant Hackett 1:45.87
Grant Brits 1:47.13
Nick Ffrost 1:46.03
7:04.98  
4 5 Italy Marco Belotti 1:47.37
Emiliano Brembilla 1:47.33
Massimiliano Rosolino 1:46.53
Filippo Magnini 1:44.12
7:05.35  
5 2 Canada Colin Russell 1:46.89
Brian Johns 1:47.61
Brent Hayden 1:44.42
Andrew Hurd 1:46.85
7:05.77  
6 6 Great Britain David Carry 1:46.78
Andrew Hunter 1:46.73
Robert Renwick 1:46.16
Ross Davenport 1:46.25
7:05.92 NR
7 1 Japan Yoshihiro Okumura 1:46.61
Sho Uchida 1:47.36
Yasunori Mononobe 1:47.72
Hisato Matsumoto 1:48.62
7:10.31  
8 8 South Africa Jean Basson 1:46.67
Darian Townsend 1:47.24
Jan Venter 1:49.56
Sebastien Rousseau 1:49.55
7:13.02