Swimming — 4 × 100 metres Freestyle Relay, Men

Times held 12
Total participants 744
Total countries 62

Participants

Year Event Status Participants NOCs
1964 4 x 100 metres Freestyle Relay, Men Olympic 56 13
1968 4 x 100 metres Freestyle Relay, Men Olympic 69 16
1972 4 x 100 metres Freestyle Relay, Men Olympic 63 14
1984 4 x 100 metres Freestyle Relay, Men Olympic 99 23
1988 4 x 100 metres Freestyle Relay, Men Olympic 95 22
1992 4 x 100 metres Freestyle Relay, Men Olympic 81 18
1996 4 x 100 metres Freestyle Relay, Men Olympic 83 19
2000 4 x 100 metres Freestyle Relay, Men Olympic 100 23
2004 4 x 100 metres Freestyle Relay, Men Olympic 75 16
2008 4 x 100 metres Freestyle Relay, Men Olympic 72 16
2012 4 x 100 metres Freestyle Relay, Men Olympic 71 15
2016 4 x 100 metres Freestyle Relay, Men Olympic 73 16

Medal winners

Year Gold Silver Bronze
1964 United StatesUSA Unified Team of GermanyGER AustraliaAUS
1968 United StatesUSA Soviet UnionURS AustraliaAUS
1972 United StatesUSA Soviet UnionURS East GermanyGDR
1984 United StatesUSA AustraliaAUS SwedenSWE
1988 United StatesUSA Soviet UnionURS East GermanyGDR
1992 United StatesUSA Unified TeamEUN GermanyGER
1996 United StatesUSA Russian FederationRUS GermanyGER
2000 AustraliaAUS United StatesUSA BrazilBRA
2004 South AfricaRSA NetherlandsNED United StatesUSA
2008 United StatesUSA FranceFRA AustraliaAUS
2012 FranceFRA United StatesUSA Russian FederationRUS
2016 United StatesUSA FranceFRA AustraliaAUS

Medals by country

NOC Gold Silver Bronze Total
United States USA 9 2 1 12
France FRA 1 2 0 3
Australia AUS 1 1 4 6
South Africa RSA 1 0 0 1
Soviet Union URS 0 3 0 3
Germany GER 0 1 2 3
Russian Federation RUS 0 1 1 2
Netherlands NED 0 1 0 1
Unified Team EUN 0 1 0 1
East Germany GDR 0 0 2 2
Brazil BRA 0 0 1 1
Sweden SWE 0 0 1 1

Top medallists

Athlete Nat Gold Silver Bronze Total
Matt Biondi USA 3 0 0 3
Tom Jager USA 3 0 0 3
Michael Phelps USA 2 1 1 4
Nathan Adrian USA 2 1 0 3
Shaun Jordan USA 2 0 0 2
Jon Olsen USA 2 0 0 2
Mark Spitz USA 2 0 0 2

Olympic record progression

Record type
4 × 100 metres Freestyle Relay, Men