Swimming at the 1904 Summer Olympics – Men's 100 yard backstroke
|Men's 100 yard backstroke
at the Games of the III Olympiad
|Competitors||6 from 2 nations|
|Swimming at the
1904 Summer Olympics
The men's 100 yard backstroke was a swimming event held as part of the Swimming at the 1904 Summer Olympics programme. It was the first time the event was held at such a distance at the Olympics and the only time yards rather than metres were used.
6 swimmers from 2 nations competed.
|Walter Brack (GER)||1:16.8|
|Georg Hoffmann (GER)|
|Georg Zacharias (GER)|
|4.||Bill Orthwein (USA)|
|5-6||David Hammond (USA)|
|Edwin Swatek (USA)|
- "Swimming at the 1904 St. Louis Summer Games: Men's 100 Yard Backstroke". Sports Reference. Retrieved 27 August 2016.
- Wudarski, Pawel (1999). "Wyniki Igrzysk Olimpijskich" (in Polish). Retrieved 19 December 2006.