Swimming at the 1976 Summer Olympics – Women's 400 metre individual medley

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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 400 metre Individual Medley event for the 1976 Summer Olympics was held in Montreal on 24 July. All swimmers in the final would have won the 1972 final in this event. Ulrike Tauber won in a new world record time.

Final[edit]

RANK NAME ATHLETE COUNTRY TIME
Gold Ulrike Tauber Flag of East Germany.svg GDR 4:42.77
Silver Cheryl Gibson Flag of Canada.svg CAN 4:48.10
Bronze Becky Smith Flag of Canada.svg CAN 4:50.48
4 Birgit Treiber Flag of East Germany.svg GDR 4:52.40
5 Sabine Kahle Flag of East Germany.svg GDR 4:53.50
6 Donna Lee Wennerstrom Flag of the United States.svg USA 4:55.34
7 Joann Baker Flag of Canada.svg CAN 5:00.19
8 Monique Rodahl Flag of New Zealand.svg NZL 5:00.21

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