Swimming at the 1987 Pan American Games – Women's 100 metre backstroke

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Women's 100 metre backstroke at the X Pan American Games
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Venue Indiana University Natatorium
Dates August 11 (preliminaries and finals)
Competitors - from - nations
Gold medal    Costa Rica
Silver medal    United States
Bronze medal    United States

The women's 100 metre backstroke competition of the swimming events at the 1987 Pan American Games took place on 11 August at the Indiana University Natatorium.[1] The last Pan American Games champion was Susan Walsh of US.[2][3][4][5][6][7]

This race consisted of two lengths of the pool, all in backstroke.[8]


All times are in minutes and seconds.

KEY: q Fastest non-qualifiers Q Qualified GR Games record NR National record PB Personal best SB Seasonal best



The final was held on August 11.[1]

Rank Name Nationality Time Notes
1st, gold medalist(s) Silvia Poll  Costa Rica 1:02.18 NR, GR
2nd, silver medalist(s) Holly Green  United States 1:03.15
3rd, bronze medalist(s) Michelle Donahue  United States 1:03.30
4 Manon Simard  Canada 1:04.72
5 Cristiane Santos  Brazil 1:06.89
6 Teresa Rivera  Mexico 1:07.88
7 Beatriz Villa  Colombia 1:08.68
8 Leticia Morales  Argentina 1:09.04


  1. ^ a b "Results" (PDF). USA SWIMMING. Retrieved 19 October 2013. 
  2. ^ Hickoksports
  3. ^ Hickosports Results
  4. ^ All Pan medalists - Male
  5. ^ All Pan medalists - Female
  6. ^ Pan American Games - Swimming and Diving page, from gbrathletics.com; retrieved 2012-04-15.
  7. ^ ISHOF list with all medalists in Pan Am Games history
  8. ^ "Swimming Technical Manual" (PDF). Guadalajara 2011. Retrieved 23 October 2011.