Swimming — 4 × 100 metres Freestyle Relay, Women

Times held 25
Total participants 1056
Total countries 49

Participants

Year Event Status Participants NOCs
1912 4 x 100 metres Freestyle Relay, Women Olympic 16 4
1920 4 x 100 metres Freestyle Relay, Women Olympic 12 3
1924 4 x 100 metres Freestyle Relay, Women Olympic 24 6
1928 4 x 100 metres Freestyle Relay, Women Olympic 31 7
1932 4 x 100 metres Freestyle Relay, Women Olympic 20 5
1936 4 x 100 metres Freestyle Relay, Women Olympic 38 9
1948 4 x 100 metres Freestyle Relay, Women Olympic 46 11
1952 4 x 100 metres Freestyle Relay, Women Olympic 53 13
1956 4 x 100 metres Freestyle Relay, Women Olympic 45 10
1960 4 x 100 metres Freestyle Relay, Women Olympic 55 12
1964 4 x 100 metres Freestyle Relay, Women Olympic 46 10
1968 4 x 100 metres Freestyle Relay, Women Olympic 63 15
1972 4 x 100 metres Freestyle Relay, Women Olympic 69 16
1976 4 x 100 metres Freestyle Relay, Women Olympic 60 14
1980 4 x 100 metres Freestyle Relay, Women Olympic 39 9
1984 4 x 100 metres Freestyle Relay, Women Olympic 54 12
1988 4 x 100 metres Freestyle Relay, Women Olympic 69 15
1992 4 x 100 metres Freestyle Relay, Women Olympic 61 13
1996 4 x 100 metres Freestyle Relay, Women Olympic 81 19
2000 4 x 100 metres Freestyle Relay, Women Olympic 61 13
2004 4 x 100 metres Freestyle Relay, Women Olympic 72 16
2008 4 x 100 metres Freestyle Relay, Women Olympic 67 15
2012 4 x 100 metres Freestyle Relay, Women Olympic 72 16
2016 4 x 100 metres Freestyle Relay, Women Olympic 71 16
2020 4 x 100 metres Freestyle Relay, Women Olympic 68 15

Medal winners

Year Gold Silver Bronze
1912 Great BritainGBR GermanyGER AustriaAUT
1920 United StatesUSA Great BritainGBR SwedenSWE
1924 United StatesUSA Great BritainGBR SwedenSWE
1928 United StatesUSA Great BritainGBR South AfricaRSA
1932 United StatesUSA NetherlandsNED Great BritainGBR
1936 NetherlandsNED GermanyGER United StatesUSA
1948 United StatesUSA DenmarkDEN NetherlandsNED
1952 HungaryHUN NetherlandsNED United StatesUSA
1956 AustraliaAUS United StatesUSA South AfricaRSA
1960 United StatesUSA AustraliaAUS Unified Team of GermanyGER
1964 United StatesUSA AustraliaAUS NetherlandsNED
1968 United StatesUSA East GermanyGDR CanadaCAN
1972 United StatesUSA East GermanyGDR West GermanyFRG
1976 United StatesUSA East GermanyGDR CanadaCAN
1980 East GermanyGDR SwedenSWE NetherlandsNED
1984 United StatesUSA NetherlandsNED West GermanyFRG
1988 East GermanyGDR NetherlandsNED United StatesUSA
1992 United StatesUSA People's Republic of ChinaCHN GermanyGER
1996 United StatesUSA People's Republic of ChinaCHN GermanyGER
2000 United StatesUSA NetherlandsNED SwedenSWE
2004 AustraliaAUS United StatesUSA NetherlandsNED
2008 NetherlandsNED United StatesUSA AustraliaAUS
2012 AustraliaAUS NetherlandsNED United StatesUSA
2016 AustraliaAUS United StatesUSA CanadaCAN
2020 AustraliaAUS CanadaCAN United StatesUSA

Medals by country

NOC Gold Silver Bronze Total
United States USA 14 4 5 23
Australia AUS 5 2 1 8
Netherlands NED 2 6 4 12
East Germany GDR 2 3 0 5
Great Britain GBR 1 3 1 5
Hungary HUN 1 0 0 1
Germany GER 0 2 3 5
People's Republic of China CHN 0 2 0 2
Canada CAN 0 1 3 4
Sweden SWE 0 1 3 4
Denmark DEN 0 1 0 1
South Africa RSA 0 0 2 2
West Germany FRG 0 0 2 2
Austria AUT 0 0 1 1

Top medallists

Athlete Nat Gold Silver Bronze Total
Dara Torres USA 3 1 1 5
Jenny Thompson USA 3 1 0 4
Cate Campbell AUS 3 0 1 4
Jill Sterkel USA 2 0 1 3
Libby Lenton-Trickett AUS 2 0 1 3

Participation by year

Country # 1912 1920 1924 1928 1932 1936 1948 1952 1956 1960 1964 1968 1972 1976 1980 1984 1988 1992 1996 2000 2004 2008 2012 2016 2020
Argentina ARG 2 5 h1 r1/2 13
Australia AUS 16 Gold Silver Silver 4 8 9 5 4 9 6 6 Gold Bronze Gold Gold Gold
Austria AUT 2 Bronze 5 h1 r1/2
Belarus BLR 3 15 11 DNS 13
Belgium BEL 4 5 h2 r1/2 =11 10 11
Brazil BRA 6 6 11 12 13 11 12
Bulgaria BUL 1 7
Canada CAN 18 4 =4 6 h1 r1/2 =11 5 7 Bronze 7 Bronze 5 6 8 7 7 8 11 Bronze Silver
Chinese Taipei TPE 2 15 18
Costa Rica CRC 1 12
Czech Republic CZE 2 13 14
Denmark DEN 11 4 4 h1 r1/2 7 Silver 4 8 6 13 6 12 8
East Germany GDR 5 Silver Silver Silver Gold Gold
El Salvador ESA 1 15
Finland FIN 2 13 16
France FRA 16 5 5 7 8 10 9 AC r2/2 11 6 8 11 10 5 6 7 10
Germany GER 14 Silver 4 Silver 7 4 Bronze 6 Bronze Bronze 4 4 5 9 13
Great Britain GBR 23 Gold Silver Silver Silver Bronze 6 4 5 8 5 9 7 12 11 4 6 10 9 5 6 7 5 5
Greece GRE 2 AC 16
Hong Kong, China HKG 3 12 14 15
Hungary HUN 9 =4 5 Gold 7 4 4 5 4 15
Ireland IRL 1 16
Israel ISR 1 16
Italy ITA 10 9 7 8 13 DNS 9 8 10 10 12 6
Japan JPN 15 5 4 h2 r1/2 10 9 10 10 6 10 10 10 12 9 7 8 9
Mauritius MRI 1 13
Mexico MEX 5 11 13 15 6 11
Netherlands NED 22 6 AC r2/2 Silver Gold Bronze Silver AC Bronze 9 5 4 Bronze Silver Silver 5 4 Silver Bronze Gold Silver 4 4
New Zealand NZL 1 14
People's Republic of China CHN 9 4 Silver Silver 9 8 4 4 9 7
Poland POL 1 15
Puerto Rico PUR 1 14
ROC ROC 1 11
Republic of Korea KOR 3 13 19 9
Romania ROU 3 12 11 12
Russian Federation RUS 5 8 10 12 10 10
South Africa RSA 3 Bronze Bronze 15
Soviet Union URS 6 8 10 9 5 AC 5
Spain ESP 4 8 14 14 13
Sweden SWE 22 4 Bronze Bronze AC r2/2 6 6 6 5 11 6 7 Silver 7 9 7 5 Bronze 7 11 8 5 6
Switzerland SUI 4 14 17 15 14
Ukraine UKR 2 13 14
Unified Team EUN 1 4
United States USA 23 Gold Gold Gold Gold Bronze Gold Bronze Silver Gold Gold Gold Gold Gold Gold Bronze Gold Gold Gold Silver Silver Bronze Silver Bronze
Uruguay URU 1 14
Venezuela VEN 1 12
West Germany FRG 5 12 Bronze 8 Bronze 7