Swimming at the 1904 Summer Olympics – Men's 880 yard freestyle

The men's 880 yard freestyle was a swimming event held as part of the Swimming at the 1904 Summer Olympics programme.[1] It was the only time the event was held at the Olympics.

Men's 880 yard freestyle
at the Games of the III Olympiad
VenueForest Park
DateSeptember 7
Competitors6 from 4 nations
Medalists
Emil Rausch  Germany
Francis Gailey  United States
Géza Kiss  Hungary

6 swimmers from 4 nations competed.

Results

Final

Final
 Emil Rausch (GER)13:11.4
 Francis Gailey (USA)13:23.4
 Géza Kiss (HUN)
4. Edgar Adams (USA)
5. Jam Handy (USA)
 Otto Wahle (AUT)Did not finish

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