Swimming at the 1972 Summer Olympics – Men's 4 × 100 metre freestyle relay

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Swimming events at the
1972 Summer Olympics
Sample picture of the event (unofficial)
Freestyle
100 m men women
200 m men women
400 m men women
800 m women
1500 m men
Backstroke
100 m men women
200 m men women
Breaststroke
100 m men women
200 m men women
Butterfly
100 m men women
200 m men women
Individual medley
200 m men women
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 4×100 metre freestyle relay event at the 1972 Olympic Games took place August 28. The relay featured teams of four swimmers each swimming two lengths of the 50 m pool freestyle.

Medalists[edit]

Gold Silver Bronze
United States
David Edgar
John Murphy
Jerry Heidenreich
Mark Spitz
Soviet Union
Vladimir Bure
Viktor Mazanov
Viktor Aboimov
Igor Grivennikov
East Germany
Roland Matthes
Wilfried Hartung
Peter Bruch
Lutz Unger

Results[edit]

Heats[edit]

Heat 1

Heat 2

Final[edit]

References[edit]