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Swimming at the 1928 Amsterdam Summer Games:

Men's 100 metres Backstroke Round One

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Events:
Phases:

Host City: Amsterdam, Netherlands
Venue(s): Swimming Stadium, Amsterdam
Date Started: August 7, 1928
Date Finished: August 7, 1928
Format: Top two in each heat and the fastest third-place advanced to the semi-finals.

Gold: USA George Kojac
Silver: USA Walter Laufer
Bronze: USA Paul Wyatt

Round One Heat One

Rank Athlete Age Team NOC T
1 George Kojac 18 United States USA 1:09.2 QU/OR
2 Toshio Irie 16 Japan JPN 1:13.4 QU
3 Albert Schumburg 19 Germany GER 1:16.6
4 Roland Johansson 19 Sweden SWE 1:17.4

Round One Heat Two

Rank Athlete Age Team NOC T
1 Walter Laufer 21 United States USA 1:12.8 QU
2 Jack Besford 17 Great Britain GBR 1:15.0 QU
3 Aladár Bitskey 22 Hungary HUN 1:15.6
4 Johann Schulz Germany GER 1:17.2

Round One Heat Three

Rank Athlete Age Team NOC T
1 Tom Boast 22 Australia AUS 1:17.0 QU
2 Gérard Blitz 26 Belgium BEL 1:18.8 QU
3 Len Moorhouse 24 New Zealand NZL 1:20.4

Round One Heat Four

Rank Athlete Age Team NOC T
1 Ernst Küppers 23 Germany GER 1:14.0 QU
2 Willie Francis 17 Great Britain GBR 1:16.4 QU
3 Emil Zeibig 26 France FRA 1:20.0
4 Eugène Kuborn 25 Luxembourg LUX

Round One Heat Five

Rank Athlete Age Team NOC T
1 Paul Wyatt 21 United States USA 1:14.0 QU
2T Eskil Lundahl 22 Sweden SWE 1:14.4 QU
2T Munroe Bourne 17 Canada CAN 1:14.4 QU
4 Shourai Kimura 20 Japan JPN