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Swimming at the 1984 Los Angeles Summer Games:

Women's 800 metres Freestyle Round One

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Host City: Los Angeles, United States
Venue(s): Olympic Swim Stadium, University of Southern California, Los Angeles, California
Date Started: August 2, 1984
Date Finished: August 2, 1984
Format: Fastest eight advanced to the final.

Gold: USA Tiffany Cohen
Silver: USA Michelle Richardson
Bronze: GBR Sarah Hardcastle

Round One Heat One

Rank Athlete Age Team NOC T
1 Sarah Hardcastle 15 Great Britain GBR 8:35.87 QU
2 Carla Lasi 19 Italy ITA 8:41.84 QU
3 Birgit Kowalczik 16 West Germany FRG 8:53.34
4 Annabelle Cripps 16 Great Britain GBR 8:58.09
5 Nadia Krüger 16 Switzerland SUI 9:07.95
6 Chang Hui-Chien 14 Chinese Taipei TPE 9:34.93

Round One Heat Two

Rank Athlete Age Team NOC T
1 Michelle Richardson 15 United States USA 8:32.64 QU
2 Anna McVann 15 Australia AUS 8:35.19 QU
3 Monica Olmi 13 Italy ITA 8:45.83 QU
4 Donna McGinnis 15 Canada CAN 8:51.71
5 Laurence Bensimon 21 France FRA 9:01.75
6 Junko Sakurai 16 Japan JPN 9:13.27
7 Karen Slowing-Aceituno 15 Guatemala GUA 9:20.68

Round One Heat Three

Rank Athlete Age Team NOC T
1 Tiffany Cohen 18 United States USA 8:41.86 QU
2 Karen Ward 18 Canada CAN 8:45.37 QU
3 Jolande van der Meer 19 Netherlands NED 8:46.58 QU
4 Ann Linder 18 Sweden SWE 8:50.80
5 Irma Huerta 14 Mexico MEX 8:56.18
6 Susie Baumer 18 Australia AUS 8:56.40
7 Lisa Ann Wen 19 Chinese Taipei TPE 9:09.73