Swimming at the 1964 Summer Olympics – Men's 200 metre butterfly

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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

The men's 200 metre butterfly event at the 1964 Olympic Games took place on October 16 and October 18. This swimming event used the butterfly stroke. Because an Olympic size swimming pool is 50 metres long, this race consisted of four lengths of the pool.

Medalists[edit]

Gold  Kevin Berry
Australia (AUS)
Silver  Carl Robie
United States (USA)
Bronze  Fred Schmidt
United States (USA)

Results[edit]

Heats[edit]

Semifinals[edit]

Final[edit]

Rank Athlete Country Time Notes
1 Kevin Berry Australia 2:06.6 WR
2 Carl Robie United States 2:07.5
3 Fred Schmidt United States 2:09.3
4 Philip Riker United States 2:11.0
5 Valentin Kuzmin Soviet Union 2:11.3
6 Yoshinori Kadonaga Japan 2:12.6
7 Brett Hill Australia 2:12.8
8 Daniel Sherry Canada 2:14.6

Key: WR = World record

References[edit]