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Swimming at the 1976 Montréal Summer Games:

Women's 800 metres Freestyle Final

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Host City: Montréal, Canada
Venue(s): Olympic Pool, Montréal, Québec
Date Started: July 25, 1976
Date Finished: July 25, 1976

Gold: GDR Petra Thümer
Silver: USA Shirley Babashoff
Bronze: USA Wendy Weinberg

Final

Rank Athlete Age Team NOC T
1 Petra Thümer 15 East Germany GDR 8:37.14 WR
2 Shirley Babashoff 19 United States USA 8:37.59
3 Wendy Weinberg 18 United States USA 8:42.60
4 Rosemary Milgate 17 Australia AUS 8:47.21
5 Nicole Kramer 14 United States USA 8:47.33
6 Shannon Smith 14 Canada CAN 8:48.15
7 Regina Jäger 15 East Germany GDR 8:50.40
8 Jenny Turrall 16 Australia AUS 8:52.88