Swimming at the 1920 Summer Olympics – Men's 4 × 200 metre freestyle relay
|Men's 4×200 metre freestyle relay|
at the Games of the VII Olympiad
|Venue||Stade Nautique d'Antwerp|
|Competitors||29 from 7 nations|
|Swimming at the|
1920 Summer Olympics
A total of 29 swimmers, representing seven teams from seven nations, competed in the event, which was held from Wednesday, August 25 to Sunday, August 29, 1920. Keith Kirkland was replaced by Frank Beaurepaire on the Australian squad between the semifinals and finals. The International Olympic Committee medal database does not show Keith Kirkland as silver medalist for Australia.
These were the standing world and Olympic records (in minutes) prior to the 1920 Summer Olympics.
|World Record||10:11.2||Stockholm (SWE)||July 15, 1912|
|Olympic Record||10:11.2||Stockholm (SWE)||July 15, 1912|
Note: The team competed as Australasia at the 1912 Games.
In the final the United States set a new world record with 10:04.4 minutes.
Wednesday, August 25, 1920: The top two from each heat and the fastest of third place teams advanced.
- Belgium Olympic Committee (1957). Olympic Games Antwerp 1920: Official Report (in French).
- Wudarski, Pawel (1999). "Wyniki Igrzysk Olimpijskich" (in Polish). Retrieved 25 April 2008.