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Athletics at the 1976 Montréal Summer Games:

Women's 400 metres Semi-Finals

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Events:
Phases:

Host City: Montréal, Canada
Venue(s): Olympic Stadium, Olympic Park, Montréal, Québec
Date Started: July 26, 1976
Date Finished: July 26, 1976
Format: Top four in each heat advanced to the final.

Gold: POL Irena Szewińska-Kirszenstein
Silver: GDR Christina Brehmer-Lathan
Bronze: GDR Ellen Strophal-Streidt

Semi-Finals Heat One

Rank Athlete Age Team NOC T(A) L
1 Irena Szewińska-Kirszenstein 30 Poland POL 50.48 5 QU/OR
2 Ellen Strophal-Streidt 23 East Germany GDR 50.51 2 QU
3 Sheila Ingram 19 United States USA 50.90 8 QU
4 Riitta Salin 25 Finland FIN 51.26 4 QU
5 Beth Nail 20 Australia AUS 51.44 7
6 Liudmyla Aksenova 29 Soviet Union URS 51.55 6
7 Christiane Casapicola-Wildschek 22 Austria AUT 52.20 1

Semi-Finals Heat Two

Rank Athlete Age Team NOC T(A) L
1 Rosalyn Bryant 20 United States USA 50.62 3 QU
2 Christina Brehmer-Lathan 18 East Germany GDR 50.86 4 QU
3 Pirjo Wilmi-Häggman 25 Finland FIN 51.03 2 QU
4 Debra Sapenter 24 United States USA 51.34 8 QU
5 Nadezhda Kolesnikova-Ilyina 27 Soviet Union URS 51.42 6
6 Verna Burnard 19 Australia AUS 51.71 1
7 Rita Jahn-Wilden 28 West Germany FRG 51.82 7
8 Nataliya Sokolova 26 Soviet Union URS 51.95 5