Beijing Olympics 2008 4 X 200 Women's Freestyle Relay Swimming Scoreboard

Medalists

 

Gold Silver Bronze
 Australia
Stephanie Rice
Bronte Barratt
Kylie Palmer
Linda Mackenzie
Felicity Galvez
Angie Bainbridge
Melanie Schlanger
Lara Davenport
 China
Yang Yu
Qianwei Zhu
Miao Tan
Jiaying Pang
Jingzhi Tang
 United States
Allison Schmitt
Natalie Coughlin
Caroline Burckle
Katie Hoff
Christine Marshall
Kim Vandenberg
Julia Smit

Records

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

 

World Record  United States (USA)
Natalie Coughlin (1:56.43)
Dana Vollmer (1:57.49)
Lacey Nymeyer (1:59.19)
Katie Hoff (1:56.98)
7:50.09 Melbourne, Australia 29 March 2007
Olympic Record  United States (USA)
Natalie Coughlin (1:57.74)
Carly Piper (1:59.39)
Dana Vollmer (1:58.12)
Kaitlin Sandeno (1:58.17)
7:53.42 Athens, Greece 18 August 2004

Qualification summary

 

Pos NOC Qualification
1 Australia FINA World Championships
2 Germany
3 France
4 Japan
5 Great Britain
6 Netherlands
7 Sweden
8 United States
9 China
10 New Zealand
11 Canada
12 Spain
13 Italy 7:55.69 4 best remaining teams
14 Hungary 8:02.36
15 Denmark 8:03.57
16 Poland 8:06.32

Heats

 

Rank Heat Lane NOC Names Time Notes
1 1 4 France Alena Popchanka 1:58.27
Celine Couderc 1:58.92
Camille Muffat 1:57.32
Coralie Balmy 1:55.86
7:50.37 Q, OR
2 2 4 United States Caroline Burckle 1:57.86
Christine Marshall 1:58.58
Kim Vandenberg 1:58.31
Julia Smit 1:57.68
7:52.43 Q
3 2 3 Italy Renata Fabiola Spagnolo 1:58.91
Flavia Zoccari 1:58.88
Alice Carpanese 1:59.50
Federica Pellegrini 1:56.09
7:53.38 Q
4 1 2 China Yu Yang 1:57.49
Miao Tan 1:58.84
Jingzhi Tang 2:00.20
Qianwei Zhu 1:57.24
7:53.77 Q, AS
5 1 6 Sweden Gabriella Fagundez 1:58.43
Ida Marko-Varga 1:58.40
Petra Granlund 1:59.67
Josefin Lillhage 1:57.33
7:53.83 Q
6 2 6 Australia Felicity Galvez 1:58.00
Angie Bainbridge 1:58.17
Melanie Schlanger 2:00.99
Lara Davenport 1:57.94
7:55.10 Q
7 2 7 Hungary Agnes Mutina 1:59.42
Evelin Verraszto 1:56.92
Eszter Dara 2:00.45
Zsuzsanna Jakabos 1:58.47
7:55.26 Q
8 2 2 Japan Haruka Ueda 1:58.09
Misaki Yamaguchi 1:57.93
Emi Takanabe 2:01.28
Maki Mita 1:58.33
7:55.63 Q
9 2 5 Great Britain Joanne Jackson 1:57.70
Melanie Marshall 1:58.44
Hannah Miley 1:59.95
Francesca Halsall 2:00.07
7:56.16
10 1 1 Canada Stephanie Horner 1:58.00
Genevieve Saumur 1:59.23
Erica Morningstar 2:00.91
Julia Wilkinson 1:58.12
7:56.26
10 1 3 Netherlands Femke Heemskerk 1:58.29
Ranomi Kromowidjojo 1:58.29
Saskia De Jonge 2:00.71
Manon Van Rooijen 1:59.31
7:56.60
12 1 5 Germany Meike Freitag 1:58.09
Petra Dallmann 1:59.55
Daniela Samulski 2:01.67
Annika Lurz 1:58.80
7:58.11
13 2 1 Denmark Julie Hjorth-Hansen 1:59.16
Micha Kathrine Oestergaar Jensen 2:01.67
Louise Mai Jansen 2:00.31
Lotte Friis 1:59.67
8:00.81
14 1 7 Spain Melania Felicitas Costa 2:00.92
Maria Fuster 2:00.00
Noemi Feliz 1:59.77
Arantxa Ramos 2:00.21
8:00.90
15 1 8 Poland Paulina Barzycka 2:00.99
Katarzyna Wilk 2:02.78
Karolina Paulina Szczepaniak 2:01.94
Katarzyna Baranowska 2:01.69
8:07.40
16 2 8 New Zealand Helen Norfolk 2:00.24
Lauren Boyle 1:58.01
Hayley Palmer 1:59.92
Natasha Hind -
DSQ

Final

 

 

Rank Lane NOC Names Time Notes
1 7 Australia Stephanie Rice 1:56.60
Bronte Barratt 1:56.58
Kylie Palmer 1:55.22
Linda Mackenzie 1:55.91
7:44.31 WR
2 6 China Yang Yu 1:56.79
Qianwei Zhu 1:56.64
Miao Tan 1:58.11
Jiaying Pang 1:54.39
7:45.93 AS
3 5 United States Allison Schmitt 1:57.71
Natalie Coughlin 1:57.19
Caroline Burckle 1:56.70
Katie Hoff 1:54.73
7:46.33 AM
4 3 Italy Fabiola Renata Spagnolo 1:58.31
Alessia Filippi 1:56.68
Flavia Zoccari 1:59.80
Federica Pellegrini 1:54.97
7:49.76 ER
5 4 France Coralie Balmy 1:56.57
Ophelie-Cyrielle Etienne 1:57.95
Aurore Mongel 1:58.62
Camille Muffat 1:57.52
7:50.66  
6 1 Hungary Ágnes Mutina 1:58.17
Evelin Verrasztó 1:57.80
Eszter Dara 2:00.39
Zsuzsanna Jakabos 1:59.17
7:55.53  
7 8 Japan Haruka Ueda 1:58.44
Misaki Yamaguchi 1:58.51
Maki Mita 1:58.78
Emi Takanabe 2:01.83
7:57.56  
8 2 Sweden Josefin Lillhage 2:00.48
Gabriella Fagundez 2:00.09
Ida Marko-Varga 1:58.58
Petra Granlund 2:00.68
7:59.83