Swimming at the 2011 Pan American Games – Men's 200 metre freestyle

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Men's 200 metre freestyle at the XVI Pan American Games
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Venue Scotiabank Aquatics Center
Dates October 18 (preliminaries and finals)
Competitors 20 from 15 nations
Medalists
Gold medal    Cayman Islands
Silver medal    Cayman Islands
Bronze medal    Paraguay

The men's 200 metre freestyle competition of the swimming events at the 2011 Pan American Games took place on October 18 at the Scotiabank Aquatics Center in the municipality of Zapopan, near Guadalajara, Mexico.[1] The defending Pan American Games champion was Matthew Owen of the United States

This race consisted of four lengths of the pool, all in freestyle.[2]

At this race, Benjamin Hockin gave Paraguay its first medal in the history of swimming at the Pan American Games.

Records[edit]

Prior to this competition, the existing world and Pan American Games records were as follows:

World record  Paul Biedermann (GER) 1:42.00 Rome, Italy July 28, 2009
Pan American Games record  Gustavo Borges (BRA) 1:48.49 Mar del Plata, Argentina March 12, 1995

Qualification[edit]

Each National Olympic Committee (NOC) was able to enter up to two entrants providing they had met the A standard (1:51.6) in the qualifying period (January 1, 2010 to September 4, 2011). NOCs were also permitted to enter one athlete providing they had met the B standard (1:54.7) in the same qualifying period.[2]

Results[edit]

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

Heats[edit]

The first round was held on October 18.

Rank Heat Lane Name Nationality Time[3] Notes
1 1 5 Matthew Patton  United States 1:50.09 QA
2 2 4 Shuane Fraser  Cayman Islands 1:50.27 QA
3 2 3 Benjamin Hockin  Paraguay 1:50.52 QA
4 2 5 Cristian Quintero  Venezuela 1:50.67 QA
5 3 4 Brett Fraser  Cayman Islands 1:50.75 QA
6 1 3 André Schultz  Brazil 1:50.96 QA
6 3 3 Daniele Tirabassi  Venezuela 1:50.96 QA
8 3 5 Douglas Robison  United States 1:51.29 QA
9 1 4 Nicolas Oliveira  Brazil 1:52.65 QB
10 1 6 Martin Kutscher  Uruguay 1:53.32 QB
11 1 7 Gerardo Bañuelos  Mexico 1:53.92 QB
12 3 7 Rual Martinez  Puerto Rico 1:54.04 QB
13 1 2 Gustavo Berretta  Mexico 1:54.10 QB
14 3 6 Mateo de Angulo  Colombia 1:54.55 QB
15 2 7 Francis Despond  Canada 1:54.70 QB
15 2 2 Mario Montoya  Costa Rica 1:54.70 QB
17 3 1 Sebastian Jahnsen  Peru 1:55.10
18 3 2 Shawn Clarke  Barbados 1:55.77
19 2 6 Federico Grabich  Argentina 1:55.77
20 2 1 Kevin Avila  Guatemala 2:00.47

B Final[edit]

The B final was also held on October 18.[4]

Rank Lane Name Nationality Time Notes
9 1 Mario Montoya  Costa Rica 1:53.13
10 6 Gustavo Berretta  Mexico 1:53.16
11 5 Gerardo Bañuelos  Mexico 1:53.26
12 7 Francis Despond  Canada 1:53.65
13 2 Mateo de Angulo  Colombia 1:53.72
14 4 Martin Kutscher  Uruguay 1:53.89
15 3 Raúl Martínez  Puerto Rico 1:54.19
16 8 Sebastian Jahnsen  Peru 1:55.26

A Final[edit]

The A final was also held on October 18.[4]

Rank Lane Name Nationality Time[5] Notes
1st, gold medalist(s) 2 Brett Fraser  Cayman Islands 1:47.18 GR
2nd, silver medalist(s) 5 Shaune Fraser  Cayman Islands 1:48.29
3rd, bronze medalist(s) 3 Benjamin Hockin  Paraguay 1:48.48
4 4 Matthew Patton  United States 1:48.64
5 8 Douglas Robison  United States 1:48.71
6 6 Cristian Quintero  Venezuela 1:49.44
7 1 André Schultz  Brazil 1:50.04
8 7 Daniele Tirabassi  Venezuela 1:52.31

References[edit]

  1. ^ "Sessions" (PDF). Guadalajara 2011. Retrieved 23 October 2011. 
  2. ^ a b "Swimming Technical Manual" (PDF). Guadalajara 2011. Retrieved 23 October 2011. 
  3. ^ "Men's 200m Freestyle Preliminaries". Guadalajara 2011. Retrieved 23 October 2011. 
  4. ^ a b "Finals – Day 4" (PDF). Best Swimming. 2011. Retrieved December 1, 2013. 
  5. ^ "Men's 200m Freestyle Final A". Guadalajara 2011. Retrieved 23 October 2011.