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Swimming at the 1920 Antwerpen Summer Games:

Men's 400 metres Breaststroke

Swimming at the 1920 Summer Games: Previous Summer Games

Events:

Host City: Antwerpen, Belgium
Venue(s): Antwerp Swimming Stadium, Antwerpen
Date Started: August 22, 1920
Date Finished: August 25, 1920

Gold: SWE HÃ¥kan Malmrot
Silver: SWE Thor Henning
Bronze: FIN Arvo Aaltonen

Summary

Sweden’s [Håkan Malmrot] swam comfortably in his heat, barely edging out Finland’s [Arvo Aaltonen]. But then in the semi-finals, he won by over 21 seconds and his margin in the final was a dominating 14 seconds. This was the last time this event was contested at the Olympics.

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