Swimming at the 1998 World Aquatics Championships – Men's 100 metre backstroke

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Men's 100 metre backstroke
at the 1998 FINA World Championships
Date 15 January 1998
Competitors 34
Winning time 55.00 seconds
Medalists
gold medal     United States
silver medal     Canada
bronze medal     Germany
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1998 FINA
World Championships

Perth, Australia
Diving
1 m men women
3 m men women
10 m men women
Open water swimming
5 km men women
25 km men women
Team 5 km 25 km
Swimming
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 women
Medley relay
4×100 m men women
Synchronised swimming
Solo women
Duet women
Team women
Water polo

The finals and the qualifying heats of the men's 100 metres backstroke event at the 1998 World Aquatics Championships were held on Thursday 1998-01-15 in Perth, Australia.

A Final[edit]

Rank Name Time
Gold medal icon.svg  Lenny Krayzelburg (USA) 55.00
Silver medal icon.svg  Mark Versfeld (CAN) 55.17
Bronze medal icon.svg  Stev Theloke (GER) 55.20
4  Neisser Bent (CUB) 55.21
5  Rodolfo Falcón (CUB) 55.32
6  Matt Welsh (AUS) 55.45
7  Eithan Urbach (ISR) 55.97
8  Ricardo Busquets (PUR) 56.03

B Final[edit]

Rank Name Time
9  Ralf Braun (GER) 55.92
10  Adrian Radley (AUS) 56.05
11  Mariusz Siembida (POL) 56.30
12  Emanuele Merisi (ITA) 56.38
13  Keitaro Konnai (JPN) 56.43
 David Ortega (ESP)
15  Rogério Romero (BRA) 56.45
16  Neil Willey (GBR) 56.75

Qualifying heats[edit]

Rank Name Time
1  Stev Theloke (GER) 55.11
2  Lenny Krayzelburg (USA) 55.22
3  Neisser Bent (CUB) 55.57
4  Mark Versfeld (CAN) 55.58
5  Eithan Urbach (ISR) 55.62
6  Matt Welsh (AUS) 55.70
7  Ricardo Busquets (PUR) 55.78
 Rodolfo Falcón (CUB)
9  Neil Walker (USA) [1] 55.79
10  Ralf Braun (GER) 55.85
11  Mariusz Siembida (POL) 55.88
12  Emanuele Merisi (ITA) 56.24
13  Neil Willey (GBR) 56.24
14  Keitaro Konnai (JPN) 56.30
15  David Ortega (ESP) 56.52
16  Rogério Romero (BRA) 56.77
17  Darius Grigalionis (LTU) 56.78
18  Adrian Radley (AUS) 56.78
19  Carlos Ramos (ESP) 56.84
20  Vladimir Selkov (RUS) 56.85
21  Fu Yong (CHN) 56.94
22  Vladislav Aminov (RUS) 56.96
23  Martin Harris (GBR) 57.01
24  Bartosz Sikora (POL) 57.04
25  Arūnas Savickas (LTU) 57.10
26  Carlos Arena (MEX) 57.15
27  Derya Büyükuncu (TUR) 57.31
28  Nuno Laurentino (POR) 57.44
29  Marko Strahija (CRO) 57.45
30  Miroslav Machovič (SVK) 57.59
31  Tomislav Karlo (CRO) 57.88
32  Attila Czene (HUN) 57.98
33  Örn Arnarson (ISL) 58.01
34  Alexis Perdomo (VEN) 58.28

Remarks[edit]

  1. ^  Neil Walker (USA) scratched B-Final

See also[edit]

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