Swimming at the 1980 Summer Olympics – Men's 100 metre butterfly

The men's 100 metre butterfly event at the 1980 Summer Olympics was held on 22 and 23 July at the Swimming Pool at the Olimpiysky Sports Complex.[1]

Men's 100 metre butterfly
at the Games of the XXII Olympiad
VenueSwimming Pool at the Olimpiysky Sports Complex
Date22 July (heats, semifinals)
23 July (final)
Competitors34 from 29 nations
Winning time54.92
Medalists
1st, gold medalist(s) Pär Arvidsson  Sweden
2nd, silver medalist(s) Roger Pyttel  East Germany
3rd, bronze medalist(s) David López-Zubero  Spain
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Contents

RecordsEdit

Prior to this competition, the existing world and Olympic records were as follows.

World record   Pär Arvidsson (SWE) 54.15 Austin, United States 11 April 1980
Olympic record   Mark Spitz (USA) 54.27 Munich, West Germany 31 August 1972

ResultsEdit

HeatsEdit

Rank Heat Name Nationality Time Notes
1 5 Pär Arvidsson   Sweden 55.18 Q
2 5 David López-Zubero   Spain 55.54 Q
3 2 Cees Vervoorn   Netherlands 55.76 Q
4 3 Yevgeny Seredin   Soviet Union 55.83 Q
5 4 Roger Pyttel   East Germany 55.99 Q
6 1 Xavier Savin   France 56.07 Q
7 3 Gary Abraham   Great Britain 56.10 Q
8 1 Guy Goosen   Zimbabwe 56.15 Q
9 1 David Lowe   Great Britain 56.22 Q
10 5 Philip Hubble   Great Britain 56.30 Q
11 3 Milošlav Roľko   Czechoslovakia 56.36 Q
12 4 Aleksey Markovsky   Soviet Union 56.45 Q
13 2 Sergey Kiselyov   Soviet Union 56.56 Q
14 5 Fabrizio Rampazzo   Italy 56.85 Q
15 4 Gábor Mészáros   Hungary 56.88 Q
16 4 Bogusław Zychowicz   Poland 57.21 Q
17 2 Yulyan Vasilev   Bulgaria 57.27
18 1 Rafael Vidal   Venezuela 57.33
19 2 Enrique Ledesma   Ecuador 57.35
20 3 Cláudio Kestener   Brazil 57.65
21 2 Kurt Dittrich   Austria 57.71
22 3 Evangelos Koskinas   Greece 57.84
23 4 Paulo Frischknecht   Portugal 57.94
24 5 Marcus Mattioli   Brazil 57.96
25 3 Andrés Aguilar   Costa Rica 58.35
26 5 David Cummins   Ireland 58.90
27 1 Djamel Yahiouche   Algeria 1:00.01
28 5 Nguyễn Ðăng Bình   Vietnam 1:00.74
29 4 Raimundo Franisse   Mozambique 1:01.83
30 1 Ibrahim El-Baba   Lebanon 1:05.20
31 2 Mohamed Abdul Wahab   Kuwait 1:06.35
32 3 Linos Petridis   Cyprus 1:06.61
33 1 Marcos Daniel   Angola 1:07.46
34 2 Zoë Andrianifaha   Madagascar 1:14.72
4 Mark Tonelli   Australia DNS

SemifinalsEdit

Rank Heat Name Nationality Time Notes
1 2 Cees Vervoorn   Netherlands 55.02 Q
2 2 Pär Arvidsson   Sweden 55.05 Q
3 1 David López-Zubero   Spain 55.47 Q
4 2 Gary Abraham   Great Britain 55.53 Q
5 1 Yevgeny Seredin   Soviet Union 55.62 Q
6 2 Roger Pyttel   East Germany 55.63 Q
7 1 Xavier Savin   France 55.67 Q
8 1 Aleksey Markovsky   Soviet Union 55.69 Q
9 2 David Lowe   Great Britain 55.81
10 2 Milošlav Roľko   Czechoslovakia 56.16
11 1 Guy Goosen   Zimbabwe 56.35
12 1 Philip Hubble   Great Britain 56.51
13 2 Sergey Kiselyov   Soviet Union 56.52
14 1 Fabrizio Rampazzo   Italy 56.76
15 2 Gábor Mészáros   Hungary 56.89
16 1 Bogusław Zychowicz   Poland 57.43

FinalEdit

Rank Name Nationality Time Notes
  Pär Arvidsson   Sweden 54.92
  Roger Pyttel   East Germany 54.94
  David López-Zubero   Spain 55.13
4 Cees Vervoorn   Netherlands 55.25
5 Yevgeni Seredin   Soviet Union 55.35
6 Gary Abraham   Great Britain 55.42
7 Xavier Savin   France 55.66
8 Aleksei Markovski   Soviet Union 55.70

ReferencesEdit

  1. ^ "Games of the XXII Olympiad Moscow 1980 – Volume 3: Participants and Results". Fizkultura i sport. pp. 450, 468. Retrieved 28 November 2018.