Swimming at the 1932 Summer Olympics – Men's 4 × 200 metre freestyle relay
Swimming at the
1932 Summer Olympics
The men's 4x200 metre freestyle relay was a swimming event held as part of the swimming at the 1932 Summer Olympics programme. It was the sixth appearance of the event, which was established in 1908. The competition was held on Tuesday, August 9, 1932.
Twenty-eight swimmers from seven nations competed.
United States (USA)
These were the standing world and Olympic records (in minutes) prior to the 1932 Summer Olympics.
|Amsterdam (USA)||August 9, 1928|
Japan set a new world record with 8:58.4 minutes. They bettered the standing world record by more than 35 seconds and broke the nine minute barrier.
As there were only seven nation who competed in this event only a final was held.
|Place||Swimmers||Time||Leg 1||Leg 2||Leg 3||Leg 4|
- Olympic Report
- Wudarski, Pawel (1999). "Wyniki Igrzysk Olimpijskich" (in Polski). Retrieved 8 November 2008.