Athletics at the 1980 Summer Olympics – Women's 4 × 100 metres relay

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These are the official results of the women's 4 × 100 m relay event at the 1980 Summer Olympics in Moscow, Soviet Union. A total of 8 teams competed. The final was held on August 1, 1980.[1]

Medalists[edit]

Gold Silver Bronze
 East Germany (GDR)
Romy Müller
Bärbel Wöckel
Ingrid Auerswald
Marlies Göhr
 Soviet Union (URS)
Vera Komisova
Lyudmila Maslakova
Vera Anisimova
Natalya Bochina
 Great Britain (GBR)
Heather Hunte
Kathy Smallwood
Beverley Goddard
Sonia Lannaman

Records[edit]

These were the standing World and Olympic records (in seconds) prior to the 1980 Summer Olympics.

World Record 41.53 East Germany Christina Lathan
East Germany Romy Müller
East Germany Ingrid Auerswald
East Germany Marlies Göhr
Torino (ITA) August 4, 1979
Olympic Record 42.55 East Germany Marlies Oelsner
East Germany Renate Stecher
East Germany Carla Bodendorf
East Germany Bärbel Eckert
Montreal (CAN) July 31, 1976

Final[edit]

  • Held on Friday August 1, 1980


RANK NATION ATHLETES TIME
Gold medal with cup.svg  East Germany (GDR) Romy Müller
Bärbel Wöckel
Ingrid Auerswald
Marlies Göhr
41.60
Silver medal with cup.svg  Soviet Union (URS) Vera Komisova
Lyudmila Maslakova
Vera Anisimova
Natalya Bochina
42.10
Bronze medal with cup.svg  Great Britain (GBR) Heather Hunte
Kathy Smallwood
Beverley Goddard
Sonia Lannaman
42.43
4.  Bulgaria (BUL) Sofka Popova
Liliana Panaiotova
Maria Shishkova
Galina Encheva
42.67
5.  France (FRA) Veronique Grandrieux
Chantal Réga
Raymonde Naigre
Emma Sulter
42.84
6.  Jamaica (JAM) Leleith Hodges
Jacqueline Pusey
Rose Allwood
Merlene Ottey
43.19
7.  Poland (POL) Lucyna Langer
Elzbieta Stachurska
Zofia Bielczyk
Grażyna Rabsztyn
44.49
 Sweden (SWE) Linda Haglund
Lena Möller
Ann-Louise Skoglund
Helena Pihl
DNF

See also[edit]

References[edit]

  1. ^ "Athletics at the 1980 Moscow Summer Games: Women's 4 × 100 metres Relay". sports-reference.com. Retrieved 19 August 2017.

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