Swimming at the 1973 World Aquatics Championships – Women's 100 metre butterfly
|Women's 100 metre butterfly |
at the 1973 World Aquatics Championships
|Dates||September 6, 1973|
|Competitors||30 from 22 nations|
|Winning time||1:02.539 CR|
|1973 FINA |
The women's 100 metre butterfly competition of the swimming events at the 1973 World Aquatics Championships took place on September 6.
Prior to the competition, the existing world and championship records were as follows.
|World record||Kornelia Ender (GDR)||1:02.31||East Berlin, East Germany||14 July 1973|
The following records were established during the competition:
|6 September||Heat||Debra Cain||Australia||1:07.776||CR|
|6 September||Heat||Mayumi Aoki||Japan||1:03.803||CR|
|6 September||Heat||Rosemarie Kother||East Germany||1:02.951||CR|
|6 September||Final||Kornelia Ender||East Germany||1:02.539||CR|
30 swimmers participated in 4 heats.
The results of the final are below.
|6||Kornelia Ender||East Germany||1:02.539||CR|
|4||Rosemarie Kother||East Germany||1:02.687|
|4||3||Deena Deardurff||United States||1:04.272|
|5||2||Peggy Tosdal||United States||1:04.329|
|6||7||Gudrun Beckmann||West Germany||1:04.937|