Swimming at the 1992 Summer Olympics – Men's 100 metre breaststroke


The men's 100 metre breaststroke event at the 1992 Summer Olympics took place on 26 July at the Piscines Bernat Picornell in Barcelona, Spain.[1]

Men's 100 metre breaststroke
at the Games of the XXV Olympiad
VenuePiscines Bernat Picornell
Date26 July 1992 (heats & finals)
Competitors61 from 47 nations
Winning time1:01.50 OR
Medalists
Nelson Diebel  United States
Norbert Rózsa  Hungary
Phil Rogers  Australia
 1988
1996 

Records

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

World record Norbert Rózsa (HUN)1:01.45Perth, Australia7 January 1991
Olympic record Steve Lundquist (USA)1:01.65Los Angeles, United States29 July 1984

The following records were established during the competition:

DateRoundNameNationalityTimeRecord
26 JulyFinal ANelson Diebel United States1:01.50OR

Results

Heats

Rule: The eight fastest swimmers advance to final A (Q), while the next eight to final B (q).[2]

RankHeatLaneNameNationalityTimeNotes
187Dmitry Volkov Unified Team1:01.74Q, NR
265Akira Hayashi Japan1:01.76Q
364Nelson Diebel United States1:01.80Q
474Nick Gillingham Great Britain1:01.81Q
573Vasily Ivanov Unified Team1:01.91Q
675Adrian Moorhouse Great Britain1:02.09Q
783Phil Rogers Australia1:02.10Q
884Norbert Rózsa Hungary1:02.25Q
985Károly Güttler Hungary1:02.28q
1072Mark Warnecke Germany1:02.48q
1167Todd Torres Puerto Rico1:02.72q, NR
1286Jonathan Cleveland Canada1:02.73q
1377Stéphane Vossart France1:02.81q
1481Chen Jianhong China1:03.08q
1563Hans Dersch United States1:03.14q
1666Gianni Minervini Italy1:03.23q
1776Andrea Cecchi Italy1:03.28
1856Kenji Watanabe Japan1:03.29
1953Marko Pachel Estonia1:03.40
2058Javier Careaga Mexico1:03.45NR
2154Ramón Camallonga Spain1:03.48
2268Mario González Cuba1:03.53
2388Sergio López Miró Spain1:03.69
2462Petri Suominen Finland1:03.75
2561Curtis Myden Canada1:03.80
2655Christian Poswiat Germany1:03.85
2757Kenneth Cawood South Africa1:04.02
2852Shane Lewis Australia1:04.17
2948Andrew Rutherfurd Hong Kong1:04.23NR
3051Joseph Eric Buhain Philippines1:04.28
3178Christophe Bourdon France1:04.43
3245Radek Beinhauer Czechoslovakia1:04.88
3335Chris Flook Bermuda1:04.93
3471Frédérik Deburghgraeve Belgium1:05.10
3534Patrick Concepcion Philippines1:05.16
3682Nerijus Beiga Lithuania1:05.17
3743Børge Mørk Norway1:05.47
3844Gary O'Toole Ireland1:05.48
3936Alexandre Yokochi Portugal1:05.61
4042Gustavo Gorriarán Uruguay1:05.79
4146Ricardo Torres Panama1:06.05
4237Charalambos Panagidis Cyprus1:06.19
4324Jörg Lindemeier Namibia1:06.34
4441Lars Sørensen Denmark1:07.94
4533Chi Jia Han Hong Kong1:06.81
4632Bernard Desmarais Mauritius1:07.75
4731Abderzak Bella Algeria1:07.88
4823Christophe Verdino Monaco1:07.90
4926Roberto Bonilla Guatemala1:08.27
5014Danilo Zavoli San Marino1:09.65
5127Glenn Diaz Guam1:10.32
5216Obaid Al-Rumaithi United Arab Emirates1:12.77
5322Ayman Al-Enazy Kuwait1:13.49
5413Foy Gordon Chung Fiji1:13.51
5521Sergio Fafitine Mozambique1:13.76
5625Frank Leskaj Albania1:14.28
5712Mohamed Bin Abid United Arab Emirates1:15.12
5817Kenny Roberts Seychelles1:16.52
47Pablo Minelli ArgentinaDSQ
15Mohamed Mukhesur Rahman BangladeshDNS
11Mouhamed Diop SenegalDNS

Finals

[3]

Final B
RankLaneNameNationalityTimeNotes
94Károly Güttler Hungary1:01.84
101Hans Dersch United States1:02.39
2Stéphane Vossart France
8Gianni Minervini Italy
135Mark Warnecke Germany1:02.73
6Jonathan Cleveland Canada
157Chen Jianhong China1:03.00
163Todd Torres Puerto Rico1:03.21
Final A
RankLaneNameNationalityTimeNotes
3Nelson Diebel United States1:01.50OR
8Norbert Rózsa Hungary1:01.68
1Phil Rogers Australia1:01.76OC
45Akira Hayashi Japan1:01.86
52Vasily Ivanov Unified Team1:01.87
64Dmitry Volkov Unified Team1:02.07
76Nick Gillingham Great Britain1:02.32
87Adrian Moorhouse Great Britain1:02.33

References