Athletics at the 1984 Summer Olympics – Women's 4 × 100 metres relay

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Athletics at the
1984 Summer Olympics
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Track events
100 m   men   women
200 m men women
400 m men women
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100 m hurdles women
110 m hurdles men
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3000 m
steeplechase
men
4×100 m relay men women
4×400 m relay men women
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Marathon men women
20 km walk men
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Long jump men women
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Discus throw men women
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Combined events
Heptathlon women
Decathlon men
Wheelchair races

These are the official results of the Women's 4x100m Relay event at the 1984 Summer Olympics in Los Angeles, California. A total of 11 teams competed. The final was held on August 11, 1984.

Medalists[edit]

Gold Silver Bronze
 United States (USA)
Alice Brown
Jeanette Bolden
Chandra Cheeseborough
Evelyn Ashford
 Canada (CAN)
Angela Bailey
Marita Payne
Angella Taylor-Issajenko
France Gareau
 Great Britain (GBR)
Simmone Jacobs
Kathy Cook
Beverley Callender
Heather Oakes

Records[edit]

These were the standing World and Olympic records (in seconds) prior to the 1984 Summer Olympics.

World Record 41.53 East Germany Silke Gladisch
East Germany Sabine Rieger
East Germany Ingrid Auerswald
East Germany Marlies Göhr
Berlin (GDR) July 31, 1983
Olympic Record 41.60 East Germany Romy Muller
East Germany Barbel Wockel
East Germany Ingrid Auerswald
East Germany Marlies Göhr
Moscow (URS) August 1, 1980

Final[edit]

  • Held on August 11, 1984


RANK NATION ATHLETES TIME
Gold medal with cup.svg  United States (USA) Alice Brown
Jeanette Bolden
Chandra Cheeseborough
Evelyn Ashford
41.65
Silver medal with cup.svg  Canada (CAN) Angela Bailey
Marita Payne
Angella Taylor-Issajenko
France Gareau
42.77
Bronze medal with cup.svg  Great Britain (GBR) Simmone Jacobs
Kathy Cook
Beverley Callender
Heather Oakes
43.11
4.  France (FRA) Rose Aimee Bacoul
Liliane Gaschet
Mane France Loval
Raymonde Naigre
43.15
5.  West Germany (FRG) Edith Oker
Michaela Schabinger
Heide Gaugel
Ute Thimm
43.57
6.  Bahamas (BAH) Eldece Clarke
Pauline Davis
Debbie Greene
Oralee Fowler
44.18
7.  Trinidad and Tobago (TRI) Janice Bernard
Gillian Forde
Ester Hope-Washington
Angela Williams
44.23
8.  Jamaica (JAM) Juliet Cuthbert
Grace Jackson
Veronica Findlay
Merlene Ottey
53.54

Semi-Finals[edit]

  • Held on August 11, 1984

Heat 1[edit]

RANK NATION ATHLETES TIME
1.  Jamaica (JAM) Janet Burke
Grace Jackson
Veronica Findlay
Merlene Ottey
43.05
2.  Great Britain (GBR) Simmone Jacobs
Kathy Cook
Beverley Callender
Heather Oakes
43.47
3.  France (FRA) Rose Aimee Bacoul
Liliane Gaschet
Mane France Loval
Raymonde Naigre
43.64
4.  Bahamas (BAH) Eldece Clarke
Pauline Davis
Debbie Greene
Oralee Fowler
44.15
5.  Thailand (THA) Ratjai Sripet
Wallapa Tangjitnusom
Jaree Patarach
Wassana Panyapuek
45.62

Heat 2[edit]

RANK NATION ATHLETES TIME
1.  United States (USA) Alice Brown
Jeanette Bolden
Chandra Cheeseborough
Evelyn Ashford
42.59
2.  Canada (CAN) Angela Bailey
Marita Payne
Angella Taylor-Issajenko
France Gareau
43.53
3.  West Germany (FRG) Edith Oker
Michaela Schabinger
Heide Gaugel
Ute Thimm
44.30
4.  Trinidad and Tobago (TRI) Janice Bernard
Gillian Forde
Ester Hope-Washington
Angela Williams
44.78
5.  Ghana (GHA) Armah, Grace
Mensah, Mary
Quartey, Cynthia
Wiredu, Doris
45.20
6.  The Gambia (GAM) Jabou Jawo
Amie Ndow
Victoria Decker
Georgiana Freeman
47.18

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