Swimming at the 1964 Summer Olympics

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Swimming at the
1964 Summer Olympics
Swimming pictogram.svg
Freestyle
100 m men women
400 m men women
1500 m men
Backstroke
100 m women
200 m men
Breaststroke
200 m men women
Butterfly
100 m women
200 m men
Individual medley
400 m men women
Freestyle relay
4×100 m men women
4×200 m men
Medley relay
4×100 m men women

At the 1964 Summer Olympics, eighteen swimming events were contested, ten for men and eight for women. There was a total of 405 participants from 42 countries competing. For the first time, the 4×100 metres freestyle relay for men and the 400 metres individual medley for both men and women was contested.

Medal table[edit]

 Rank  Nation Gold Silver Bronze Total
1 United States 13 8 8 29
2 Australia 4 1 4 9
3 Soviet Union 1 1 2 4
4 Germany 0 4 2 6
5 Netherlands 0 2 1 3
6 Great Britain 0 1 0 1
France 0 1 0 1
8 Japan 0 0 1 1

Men's events[edit]

Event Gold Silver Bronze
100 m freestyle  Don Schollander
United States (USA)
53.4 (OR)  Robert McGregor
Great Britain (GBR)
53.5  Hans-Joachim Klein
Germany (EUA)
54.0
400 m freestyle  Don Schollander
United States (USA)
4:12.2 (WR)  Frank Wiegand
Germany (EUA)
4:14.9  Allan Wood
Australia (AUS)
4:15.1
1500 m freestyle  Bob Windle
Australia (AUS)
17:01.7 (OR)  John Nelson
United States (USA)
17:03.0  Allan Wood
Australia (AUS)
17:07.7
200 m backstroke  Jed Graef
United States (USA)
2:10.3 (WR)  Gary Dilley
United States (USA)
2:10.5  Bob Bennett
United States (USA)
2:13.1
200 m breaststroke  Ian O'Brien
Australia (AUS)
2:27.8 (WR)  Georgy Prokopenko
Soviet Union (URS)
2:28.2  Chet Jastremski
United States (USA)
2:29.6
200 m butterfly  Kevin Berry
Australia (AUS)
2:06.6 (WR)  Carl Robie
United States (USA)
2:07.5  Fred Schmidt
United States (USA)
2:09.3
400 m individual medley  Dick Roth
United States (USA)
4:45.4 (WR)  Roy Saari
United States (USA)
4:47.1  Gerhard Hetz
Germany (EUA)
4:51.0
4×100 m freestyle relay  United States (USA)
Steve Clark
Mike Austin
Gary Ilman
Don Schollander
3:33.2 (WR)  Germany (EUA)
Horst Löffler
Frank Wiegand
Uwe Jacobsen
Hans-Joachim Klein
3:37.2  Australia (AUS)
David Dickson
Peter Doak
John Ryan
Bob Windle
3:39.1
4×200 m freestyle relay  United States (USA)
Steve Clark
Roy Saari
Gary Ilman
Don Schollander
7:52.1 (WR)  Germany (EUA)
Horst-Günther Gregor
Gerhard Hetz
Frank Wiegand
Hans-Joachim Klein
7.59.3  Japan (JPN)
Makoto Fukui
Kunihiro Iwasaki
Toshio Shoji
Yukiaki Okabe
8:03.8
4×100 m medley relay  United States (USA)
Thompson Mann
Bill Craig
Fred Schmidt
Steve Clark
3:58.4 (WR)  Germany (EUA)
Ernst Küppers
Egon Henninger
Horst-Günther Gregor
Hans-Joachim Klein
4:01.6  Australia (AUS)
Peter Reynolds
Ian O'Brien
Kevin Berry
David Dickson
4:02.3

Women's events[edit]

Event Gold Silver Bronze
100 m freestyle  Dawn Fraser
Australia (AUS)
59.5 (OR)  Sharon Stouder
United States (USA)
59.9  Kathy Ellis
United States (USA)
1:00.8
400 m freestyle  Ginny Duenkel
United States (USA)
4:43.3 (OR)  Marilyn Ramenofsky
United States (USA)
4:44.6  Terri Stickles
United States (USA)
4:47.2
100 m backstroke  Cathy Ferguson
United States (USA)
1:07.7 (WR)  Kiki Caron
France (FRA)
1:07.9  Ginny Duenkel
United States (USA)
1:08.0
200 m breaststroke  Galina Prozumenshchikova
Soviet Union (URS)
2:46.4 (OR)  Claudia Kolb
United States (USA)
2:47.6  Svetlana Babanina
Soviet Union (URS)
2:48.6
100 m butterfly  Sharon Stouder
United States (USA)
1:04.7 (WR)  Ada Kok
Netherlands (NED)
1:05.6  Kathy Ellis
United States (USA)
1:06.0
400 m individual medley  Donna de Varona
United States (USA)
5:18.7 (OR)  Sharon Finneran
United States (USA)
5:24.1  Martha Randall
United States (USA)
5:24.2
4×100 m freestyle relay  United States (USA)
Sharon Stouder
Donna de Varona
Lillian Watson
Kathy Ellis
4:03.8 (WR)  Australia (AUS)
Robyn Thorn
Janice Murphy
Lynette Bell
Dawn Fraser
4:06.9  Netherlands (NED)
Pauline van der Wildt
Toos Beumer
Winnie van Weerdenburg
Erica Terpstra
4:12.0
4×100 m medley relay  United States (USA)
Cathy Ferguson
Cynthia Goyette
Sharon Stouder
Kathy Ellis
4:33.9 (OR)  Netherlands (NED)
Corrie Winkel
Klenie Bimolt
Ada Kok
Erica Terpstra
4:37.0  Soviet Union (URS)
Tatyana Savelyeva
Svetlana Babanina
Tatyana Devyatova
Natalya Ustinova
4:39.2

References[edit]

Coordinates: 35°40′04″N 139°42′01″E / 35.6678°N 139.7003°E / 35.6678; 139.7003