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Swimming at the 2008 Beijing Summer Games:

Men's 1,500 metres Freestyle Round One

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Host City: Beijing, China
Venue(s): Beijing National Aquatics Centre, Beijing Olympic Green, Beijing
Date Started: August 15, 2008
Date Finished: August 15, 2008
Format: Fastest eight swimmers advanced to final

Gold: TUN Oussama Mellouli
Silver: AUS Grant Hackett
Bronze: CAN Ryan Cochrane

Round One Heat One

Rank Athlete Age Team NOC T RT L
1 Florian Janistyn 20 Austria AUT 15:12.46 0.91 5
2 Petar Stoychev 31 Bulgaria BUL 15:28.84 1.04 3
3 Ryan Arabejo 18 Philippines PHI 15:42.27 0.76 6
4 Juan Martín Pereyra 27 Argentina ARG 15:49.57 0.92 4
5 Ediz Yıldırımer 14 Turkey TUR 16:28.79 0.81 2

Round One Heat Two

Rank Athlete Age Team NOC T RT L
1 Nicolas Rostoucher 27 France FRA 15:00.58 0.96 3
2 Mads Glæsner 19 Denmark DEN 15:03.33 0.71 5
3 Tom Vangeneugden 25 Belgium BEL 15:11.04 0.90 2
4 Maciej Hreniak 19 Poland POL 15:16.16 0.75 4
5 Dragoş Coman 27 Romania ROU 15:24.05 0.90 1
6 Fernando Costa 23 Portugal POR 15:26.21 0.82 7
7 Ricardo Monasterio 29 Venezuela VEN 15:45.98 0.74 8

Round One Heat Three

Rank Athlete Age Team NOC T RT L
1 Ryan Cochrane 19 Canada CAN 14:40.84 0.82 5 QU/OR
2 Yury Prilukov 24 Russia RUS 14:41.13 0.83 4 QU
3 Dave Davies 23 Great Britain GBR 14:46.11 0.89 3 QU
4 Park Tae-Hwan 18 South Korea KOR 15:05.55 0.66 6
5 Takeshi Matsuda 24 Japan JPN 15:09.17 0.75 7
6 Serhiy Fesenko 26 Ukraine UKR 15:13.03 0.92 1
7 Richard Charlesworth 19 Great Britain GBR 15:17.27 0.80 8
8 Sébastien Rouault 22 France FRA 15:21.14 0.76 2

Round One Heat Four

Rank Athlete Age Team NOC T RT L
1 Oussama Mellouli 24 Tunisia TUN 14:47.76 0.83 6 QU
2 Sun Yang 16 China CHN 14:48.39 0.84 2 QU
3 Mateusz Sawrymowicz 21 Poland POL 14:50.30 0.83 4
4 Federico Colbertaldo 19 Italy ITA 14:51.44 0.74 5
5 Craig Stevens 28 Australia AUS 15:04.82 0.80 3
6 Samuel Pizzetti 21 Italy ITA 15:07.02 0.92 7
7 Marcos Rivera 25 Spain ESP 15:18.98 0.88 8

Round One Heat Five

Rank Athlete Age Team NOC T RT L
1 Grant Hackett 28 Australia AUS 14:38.92 0.78 5 QU/OR
2 Zhang Lin 21 China CHN 14:45.84 0.81 6 QU
3 Larsen Jensen 22 United States USA 14:49.53 0.76 3 QU
4 Peter Vanderkaay 24 United States USA 14:52.11 0.78 4
5 Spyros Gianniotis 28 Greece GRE 14:53.32 0.82 1
6 Gergő Kiss 20 Hungary HUN 15:09.67 0.88 8
7 Troy Prinsloo 22 South Africa RSA 15:12.64 0.79 7
8 Nikita Lobintsev 19 Russia RUS 15:35.47 0.82 2