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Swimming at the 1952 Helsinki Summer Games:

Women's 200 metres Breaststroke Semi-Finals

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Events:
Phases:

Host City: Helsinki, Finland
Venue(s): Helsinki Swimming Stadium, Helsinki
Date Started: July 27, 1952
Date Finished: July 27, 1952
Format: Fastest eight advanced to the final.

Gold: HUN Éva Székely
Silver: HUN Éva Gérard-Novák
Bronze: GBR Elenor Gordon-McKay

Semi-Finals Heat One

Rank Athlete Age Team NOC T
1 Éva Gérard-Novák 22 Hungary HUN 2:55.8 QU
2 Klára Killermann-Bartos 23 Hungary HUN 2:56.5 QU
3 Mariya Havrysh 21 Soviet Union URS 2:58.6 QU
4 Jytte Hansen 19 Denmark DEN 2:59.5 QU
5 Lies Bonnier 27 Netherlands NED 3:00.3
6 Rika Bruins 18 Netherlands NED 3:02.4
7 Kazuko Sakamoto 16 Japan JPN 3:04.2
8 Nancy Lyons 22 Australia AUS 3:05.6

Semi-Finals Heat Two

Rank Athlete Age Team NOC T
1 Éva Székely 25 Hungary HUN 2:54.0 QU/OR
2 Elenor Gordon-McKay 19 Great Britain GBR 2:57.8 QU
3 Nel Garritsen 19 Netherlands NED 2:59.5 QU
4 Ulla-Britt Eklund 17 Sweden SWE 2:59.6 QU
5 Raymonda Vergauwen 24 Belgium BEL 3:02.6
6 Jean Wrigley 16 Great Britain GBR 3:03.2
7 Ursula Happe 25 Germany GER 3:03.8
8 Kaija Mäkelä 21 Finland FIN 3:06.2