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Swimming at the 1980 Moskva Summer Games:

Women's 800 metres Freestyle Round One

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Events:
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Host City: Moskva, Soviet Union
Venue(s): Swimming Pool, Olympiysky Sports Complex, Moskva
Date Started: July 26, 1980
Date Finished: July 26, 1980
Format: Fastest eight advanced to the final.

Gold: AUS Michelle Ford
Silver: GDR Ines Diers
Bronze: GDR Heike Dähne

Round One Heat One

Rank Athlete Age Team NOC T
1 Heike Dähne 18 East Germany GDR 8:36.09 QU/OR
2 Irina Aksyonova 17 Soviet Union URS 8:44.42 QU
3 Pascale Verbauwen 17 Belgium BEL 8:45.12 QU
4 Oksana Komissarova 15 Soviet Union URS 8:45.80 QU
5 Olena Ivanova 17 Soviet Union URS 8:47.33 QU
6 Roberta Felotti 15 Italy ITA 8:58.54

Round One Heat Two

Rank Athlete Age Team NOC T
1 Ines Diers 16 East Germany GDR 8:40.29 QU
2 Michelle Ford 18 Australia AUS 8:42.36 QU
3 Ines Geißler 17 East Germany GDR 8:46.96 QU
4 Rosemary Brown 19 Australia AUS 8:49.47
5 Jacquelene Willmott 15 Great Britain GBR 8:50.51
6 Reggie de Jong 16 Netherlands NED 8:54.49
7 Sofia Dara 17 Greece GRE 9:02.37
8 Nikole Schrepfer 15 Switzerland SUI 9:15.11