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Athletics at the 1952 Summer Olympics – Women's 4 × 100 metres relay


Athletics at the 1952 Summer Olympics – Women's 4 × 100 metres relay

Women's 4 x 100 metres relay
at the Games of the XV Olympiad
Dates July 27 (heats, final)
Teams 15
Winning time 45.9
Gold medal    United States
Silver medal    Germany
Bronze medal    Great Britain
Athletics at the
1952 Summer Olympics
Track events
100 m   men   women
200 m men women
400 m men
800 m men
1500 m men
5000 m men
10,000 m men
80 m hurdles women
110 m hurdles men
400 m hurdles men
3000 m
4×100 m relay men women
4×400 m relay men
Road events
Marathon men
10 km walk men
50 km walk men
Field events
Long jump men women
Triple jump men
High jump men women
Pole vault men
Shot put men women
Discus throw men women
Javelin throw men women
Hammer throw men
Combined events
Decathlon men

The Women's 4 x 100 metres relay event at the 1952 Summer Olympics took place on July 27. The United States team won the final.


The first round and the final were held on the same day. On the first round, the two fastest teams from each heat qualified for the final.


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