Swimming at the 1976 Summer Olympics – Women's 100 metre backstroke

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Swimming events at the
1976 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
400 m men women
Freestyle relay
4×100 m women
4×200 m men
Medley relay
4×100 m men women

The Women's 100 metre Backstroke event for the 1976 Summer Olympics was held in Montreal. The event took place on 20 and 21 July 1976.

Semi finals[edit]

RANK NAME ATHLETE COUNTRY TIME
1 Ulrike Richter Flag of East Germany.svg GDR 1:02.39 # OR
2 Birgit Treiber Flag of East Germany.svg GDR 1:04.21 #
3 Cheryl Gibson Flag of Canada.svg CAN 1:04.89 #
4 Klavdia Studennikova Flag of the Soviet Union.svg URS 1:05.73
5 Linda Jezek Flag of the United States.svg USA 1:06.01
6 Michelle De Vries Flag of Australia.svg AUS 1:06.02
7 Tauna Vandeweghe Flag of the United States.svg USA 1:06.29
8 Glenda Robertson Flag of Australia.svg AUS 1:06.93


RANK NAME ATHLETE COUNTRY TIME
1 Nancy Garapick Flag of Canada.svg CAN 1:03.75 #
2 Antje Stille Flag of East Germany.svg GDR 1:03.94 #
3 Wendy Hogg Flag of Canada.svg CAN 1:04.17 #
4 Enith Brigitha Flag of the Netherlands.svg NED 1:05.21 #
5 Nadiya Stavko Flag of the Soviet Union.svg URS 1:05.23 #
6 Diane Edelijn Flag of the Netherlands.svg NED 1:05.58
7 Heike John Flag of Germany.svg FRG 1:06.26
8 Yoshimi Nishigawa Flag of Japan.svg JPN 1:06.46

Final[edit]

RANK NAME ATHLETE COUNTRY TIME
Gold Ulrike Richter Flag of East Germany.svg GDR 1:01.83 OR
Silver Birgit Treiber Flag of East Germany.svg GDR 1:03.41
Bronze Nancy Garapick Flag of Canada.svg CAN 1:03.71
4 Wendy Hogg Flag of Canada.svg CAN 1:03.93
5 Cheryl Gibson Flag of Canada.svg CAN 1:05.16
6 Nadiya Stavko Flag of the Soviet Union.svg URS 1:05.19
7 Antje Stille Flag of East Germany.svg GDR 1:05.30
8 Diane Edelijn Flag of the Netherlands.svg NED 1:05.53

References[edit]