Swimming at the 2012 Summer Paralympics – Men's 100 metre freestyle S8

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Men's 100m Freestyle S8
at the XIV Paralympic Games
Venue London Aquatics Centre
Dates 6 September
Competitors 16 from 12 nations
Winning time 56.58
Medalists
1st, gold medalist(s) Wang Yinan  China
2nd, silver medalist(s) Denis Tarasov  Russia
3rd, bronze medalist(s) Konstantin Lisenkov  Russia

The men's 100m freestyle S8 event at the 2012 Summer Paralympics took place at the London Aquatics Centre on 6 September. There were two heats; the swimmers with the eight fastest times advanced to the final.

Results[edit]

Heats[edit]

Competed from 11:03.

Heat 1[edit]

Rank Lane Name Nationality Time Notes
1 5 Wang Yinan  China 58.97 Q
2 4 Maurice Deelen  Netherlands 59.88 Q
3 3 Sean Fraser  Great Britain 1:00.78 Q
4 6 Blake Cochrane  Australia 1:01.72 Q
5 2 Charles Rozoy  France 1:02.59
6 1 Luis Armando Andrade Guillen  Mexico 1:04.39
7 7 Jaime Bailon Galindo  Spain 1:04.66
8 8 Caio Oliveira  Brazil 1:05.86

Heat 2[edit]

Rank Lane Name Nationality Time Notes
1 4 Denis Tarasov  Russia 58.65 Q
2 5 Konstantin Lisenkov  Russia 59.03 Q
3 3 Song Maodang  China 1:00.34 Q
4 6 Thomas Young  Great Britain 1:01.85 Q
5 7 Zack McAllister  Canada 1:02.88 AM
6 1 Niels Korfitz Mortensen  Denmark 1:04.36
7 2 Sam Hynd  Great Britain 1:05.21
8 8 Evan Ryan Austin  United States 1:05.58

Final[edit]

Competed at 19:22.

Rank Lane Name Nationality Time Notes
1st, gold medalist(s) 5 Wang Yinan  China 56.58 WR
2nd, silver medalist(s) 4 Denis Tarasov  Russia 57.52 EU
3rd, bronze medalist(s) 3 Konstantin Lisenkov  Russia 58.33
4 6 Maurice Deelen  Netherlands 58.65
5 2 Song Maodang  China 59.86
6 8 Thomas Young  Great Britain 1:00.53
7 7 Sean Fraser  Great Britain 1:00.58
8 1 Blake Cochrane  Australia 1:01.07

Q = qualified for final. WR = World Record. AM = Americas Record. EU = European Record.

References[edit]

Official London 2012 Paralympics Results: Heats
Official London 2012 Paralympics Results: Final