Swimming at the 1988 Summer Olympics – Men's 200 metre breaststroke

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Swimming events at the
1988 Summer Olympics
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Freestyle
50 m men women
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 200 metre breaststroke event at the 1988 Olympic Games took place September 23. This swimming event used the breaststroke. Because an Olympic size swimming pool is 50 metres long, this race consisted of four lengths of the pool.

Medalists[edit]

Gold  József Szabó
Hungary (HUN)
Silver  Nick Gillingham
Great Britain (GBR)
Bronze  Sergio López Miró
Spain (ESP)

Results[edit]

Heats[edit]

B final[edit]

Final[edit]

Rank Athlete Country Time Notes
1 József Szabó Hungary 2:13.52
2 Nick Gillingham Great Britain 2:14.12
3 Sergio López Miró Spain 2:15.21
4 Mike Barrowman United States 2:15.45
5 Valery Lozyk Soviet Union 2:16.16
6 Vadim Alekseyev Soviet Union 2:16.70
7 Jon Cleveland Canada 2:17.10
8 Péter Szabó Hungary 2:17.12

References[edit]