History of Olympic Results: 4 x 100 Relay – Women

2016
(Rio de Janeiro, August 19)
1 United States 41.01 (lane 1 record)
Tianna Bartoletta, Allyson Felix, English Gardner, Tori Bowie
2 Jamaica 41.36
Christania Williams, Elaine Thompson, Veronica Campbell-Brown, Shelly-
3 Great Britain 41.77
Asha Phillip, Desiree Henry, Dina Asher-Smith, Daryll Neita
4 Germany 42.10
Tatjana Pinto, Lisa Mayer, Gina Lückenkemper, Rebekka Haase
5 Trinidad 42.12
Semoy Hackett, Michelle-Lee Ahye, Kelly-Ann Baptiste, Khalifa St. Fort
6 Ukraine 42.36
Olesya Povh, Nataliya Pohrebnyak, Mariya Ryemyen, Yelizaveta Bryzgina
7 Canada 43.15
Farah Jacques, Crystal Emmanuel, Phylicia George, Khamica Bingham
8 Nigeria 43.21
Gloria Asumnu, Blessing Okagbare, Jennifer Madu, Agnes Osazuwa
2012
(August 10)
1 United States 40.82 WR, AR, OR
(Tianna Madison, Allyson Felix, Bianca Knight, Carmelita Jeter)
2 Jamaica 41.41
(Fraser-Pryce, Simpson, Campbell-Brown, Stewart);
3 Ukraine 42.04
(Povh, Stuy, Ryemyen, Bryzhina)
4 Nigeria 42.64
(Osayomi, Asumnu, Abinuwa, Okagbare)
5 Germany 42.67
(Günther, Cibis, Pinto, Sailer)
6 Holland 42.70
(Vassell, Schippers, Lubbers, Samuel)
7 Brazil 42.91
(da Silva, Krasucki, dos Santos, Santos)
… dnf—Trinidad
(Ahyee, Baptiste, Selvon, Hackett)
2008
1 Russia 42.31
(Polyakova, Fedoriva, Gushchina, Chermoshanskaya)
2 Belgium 42.54
(Borlée, Mariën, Ouédraogo, Gevaert)
3 Nigeria 43.04
(Idoko, Kemasuode, Ismaila, Osayomi)
4 Brazil 43.14
(Neto, de Moura, Presti, Santos)
5 Germany 43.28
(Möllinger, Sailer, Tschirch, Wagner)
DNF—Great Britain
(Kwakye, Douglas, Freeman, Ania)
DNF—Jamaica
(Fraser, Simpson, Stewart, Campbell-Brown)
DQ—Poland
(Klocek, Korczyńska, Jędrusińska, Kocielnik)
[USA (Angela Williams, Mechelle Lewis, Torri Edwards, Lauryn
Williams) DQ in heat]
2004
1 Jamaica 41.73
(Lawrence, Simpson, Bailey, Campbell-Brown)
2 Russia 42.27
(Fyodorova, Tabakova, Khabarova, Kruglova)
3 France 42.54
(Mang, Hurtis, Félix, Arron)
4 Bahamas 42.69
(Clarke, Sturrup, Brown, Ferguson McKenzie)
5 Belarus 42.94
(Nesterenko, Safronnikova, Nevmerzhitskaya, Dragun)
6 Belgium 43.11
(De Caluwé, Huyghebaert, Ouédraogo, Gevaert)
7 Nigeria 43.42
(Kemasuode, Nku, Osayomi, Ojokolo)
DNF[may become a Jones drug DQ]—United States
(Angela Williams, Marion Jones, Lauryn Williams, LaTasha
Colander)
2000
1 Bahamas 41.95
(Fynes, Sturrup, Davis, Ferguson McKenzie)
2 Jamaica 42.13
(Lawrence, Campbell-Brown, McDonald, Ottey)
3 United States 42.20
(Chryste Gaines, Torri Edwards, Nanceen Perry, Marion Jones)
(even though Jones was a subsequent drug DQ)
4 France 42.42
(Ferga, Hurtis, Dia, Arron)
5 Russia 43.02
(Ignatova, Trandenkova, Khabarova, Voronova)
6 Nigeria 44.05
(Alozie, Ajudua, Nku, Onyali)
7 Germany 43.11
(G. Rockmeier, Mulrain, Philipp, Wagner)
8 China 44.87
(Zeng, Liu, Qin, Li)
1996
1 United States 41.95
(Chryste Gaines 11.57, Gail Devers 10.03, Inger Miller 10.38,
Gwen Torrence 9.97)
2 Bahamas 42.14
(Clarke 11.56, Sturrup 10.02, Fynes 10.46, Davis 10.10)
3 Jamaica 42.24
(Freeman 11.72, Cuthbert 10.11, Mitchell 10.58, Ottey 9.83)
4 Russia 42.27
(Leshchova 11.52, Malchugina 10.34, Voronova 10.26, Privalova
10.15)
5 Nigeria 42.56
(Ajunwa 11.61, Tombiri-Shirey 10.42, Opara-Thompson 10.63,
Onyali 9.90)
6 France 42.76
(Citté 11.78, Sidibé 10.39, Girard 10.50,
Pérec 10.09)
7 Australia 43.70
(Cripps 12.11, Hanigan 10.61, Hewitt 10.35, Lambert 10.63)
8 Great Britain 43.93
(Thorp 11.85, Richardson 10.82, Jacobs 10.70, Merry 10.56)
1992
1 United States 42.11
(Evelyn Ashford 11.31, Esther Jones 10.31, Guidry 10.76,
Torrence 9.73)
2 Russia 42.16
(Bogoslovskaya, Malchugina, Trandenkova, Privalova 9.94)
3 Nigeria 42.81
(Utondu, Idehen, Opara-Thompson, Onyali)
4 France 42.85
(Girard, Sidibé, Bily, Pérec)
5 Germany 43.12
(Philipp, Knoll, Thomas, Günther)
6 Australia 43.77
(Moore, Gainsford, Sambell, Johnson)
DNF—Cuba
(Riquelme, López, Bonne, Allen)
DNF—Jamaica
(Freeman, Cuthbert, Duhaney, Ottey)
1988
1 United States 41.98
(Alice Brown, Sheila Echols, Florence Griffith Joyner, Evelyn
Ashford 10.06)
2 East Germany 42.09
(Möller, Behrendt, Lange, Göhr 10.26)
3 Soviet Union 42.75
(Kondratyeva, Malchugina, Zhirova, Pomoshchnikova 10.75)
4 West Germany 42.76
(Richter, Sarvari, Thomas, Thimm 10.42)
5 Bulgaria 43.02
(Ilieva, Demireva, Georgieva, Donkova 10.26)
6 Poland 43.93
(Smolarek, Janota, Pisiewicz, Siwek 10.70)
7 France 44.02
(Leroux, Leroy, Bily, Girard)
DNC—Jamaica
1984
1 United States 41.65
(Alice Brown 11.38, Jeanette Bolden 10.18, Chandra
Cheeseborough 10.32, Evelyn Ashford 9.77)
2 Canada 42.77
(A. Bailey, Payne, Issajenko, Gareau 10.57)
3 Great Britain 43.11
(Jacobs, Cook, Callender, Oakes 10.36)
4 France 43.15
(Bacoul, Gaschet, Loval, Naigré 10.48)
5 West Germany 43.57
(Oker, Schabinger, Gaugel, Thimm 10.49)
6 Bahamas 44.18
(Clarke, Davis, Greene, Fowler 10.77)
7 Trinidad 44.23
(Bernard, Forde, Hope-Washington, Williams 10.50)
8 Jamaica 53.54
(Cuthbert, Jackson, Findlay, Ottey 15.27)
1980
1 East Germany 41.60
(Müller 11.41, Wöckel 10.03, Lange 10.20, Göhr
9.96)
2 Soviet Union 42.10
(Komisova, Maslakova, Anisimova, Bochina)
3 Great Britain 42.43
(Oakes, Cook, Callender, Lannaman)
4 Bulgaria 42.67
(Popova, Panayotova, Shishkova, Encheva)
5 France 42.84
(Grandrieux, Rega, Naigre, Sulter)
6 Jamaica 43.19
(Hodges, Pusey, Allwood, Ottey)
7 Poland 43.59
(Langer, Stachurska, Bielczyk, Rabsztyn)
DNF—Sweden
(Haglund, Möller, Skoglund, Pihl)
[East Germany 41.60 WR, OR]
1976
1 East Germany 42.55
(Göhr, Stecher, Bodendorf, Wöckel)
2 West Germany 42.59
(Possekel, Helten, Richter, Kroniger)
3 Soviet Union 43.09
(Prorochenko, Maslakova, Besfamilnaya, Anisimova)
4 Canada 43.17
(Howe, Loverock, McTaggart, M. Bailey)
5 Australia 43.18
(Wilson, Wells, Robertson, Boyle)
6 Jamaica 43.24
(Hodges, Allwood, Cummings, Pusey)
7 United States 43.35
(Martha Watson, Evelyn Ashford, Debra Armstrong, Chandra
Cheeseborough)
8 Great Britain 43.79
(Clarke, Ramsden, Colyear, Lynch)
[West Germany 42.61 OR {heat}; East Germany 42.55 OR]
1972
1 West Germany 42.81
(Krause, Mickler, Richter, Rosendahl)
2 East Germany 42.95
(Kaufer, Heinich, Struppert, Stecher)
3 Cuba 43.36
(Elejarde, Valdés, Romay, Chivás)
4 United States 43.39
(Maratha Watson, Mattline Render, Mildrete Netter, Iris Davis)
5 Soviet Union 43.59
(Sidorova, Bukharina, Maslakova, Besfamilnaya)
6 Australia 43.61
(Caird, Boyle, Hoffman, Gillies)
7 Great Britain 43.71
(Lynch, Pascoe, Vernon, Neil)
8 Poland 44.20
(Flisnik, Bakulin, Józwik, Jędrejek)
[West Germany 42.81 WR, OR]
1968
1 United States 42.8(A) (42.88)
(Barbara Ferrell, Margaret Bailes, Mildrette Netter, Wyomia
Tyus)
2 Cuba 43.3 (43.36)
(Elejarde, Romay, Quesada, Cobian)
3 Soviet Union 43.4 (43.41)
(Maslakova, Bukharina, Popkova, Samotyesova)
4 Holland 43.4 (43.44)
(Hennipman, Sterk, Bakker, van den Berg)
5 Australia 43.4 (43.50)
(Lamy, Bennett, Boyle, Burge)
6 West Germany 43.6 (43.70)
(Meyer, Stöck, Wilden, Mickler)
7 Great Britain 43.7 (43.78)
(Neil, Tranter, Simpson, Board)
8 France 44.2 (44.30)
(Alayrangues, Meyer, Montandon, Telliez)
[United States 43.4 (43.50) WR, OR {heat}; Holland 43.4 {43.49}
=WR, =OR {heat}; United States 42.8 WR, OR]
1964
1 Poland 43.6 (43.69)
(Ciepła, Szewinska, Górecka, Kłobukowska)
2 United States 43.9 (43.92)
(Willye White, Wyomia Tyus, Marilyn White, Edith McGuire)
3 Great Britain 44.0 (44.09)
(Simpson, Rand, Arden, Hyman)
4 Soviet Union 44.4 (44.44)
(Gaide, Latse, Samotyesova, Popova)
5 West Germany 44.7
(Frisch, Pollmann, Pensberger, Heine)
6 Australia 45.0
(Bowering, Black, Burvill, Bennett)
7 Hungary 45.2
(Heldt, Markó, Munkácsi, Such)
8 France 46.1
(Canguio, Gueneau, Lurot, Guenard)
[Poland 43.6 WR, OR]
1960
1 United States 44.5 (44.72)
(Martha Hudson, Lucinda Williams, Barbara Jones, Wilma Rudolph)
2 West Germany 44.8 (45.00)
(Pensberger, Biechl, Hendrix, Heine)
3 Poland 45.0 (45.19)
(Ciepła, Sobotta, Jesionowska, Górecka)
4 Soviet Union 45.2 (45.39)
(Krepkina, Maslovskaya, Itkina, I. Press)
5 Italy 45.6 (45.80)
(Bertoni, Valenti, Tizzoni, Leone)
DNF—Great Britain
(Quinton, Hyman, Smart, Rand)
[United States 44.4 (44.51) WR, OR {heat}]
1956
1 Australia 44.5 (44.65)
(de la Hunty, Croker, Mellor, Cuthbert)
2 Great Britain 44.7 (44.70)
(Pashley, Scrivens, Paul, Armitage)
3 United States 44.9 (45.04)
(Mae Faggs, Margaret Matthews, Wilma Rudolph, Isabelle Daniels)
4 Soviet Union 45.6 (45.81)
(Krepkina, Rechikova, Itkina, Bochkaryova)
5 Italy 45.7 (45.90)
(Musso, Bertoni, Greppi, Leone)
6 Germany 47.2 (47.29)
(Sander [WG], Stubnick, Köhler, Mayer [all EG])
[Australia 44.9 (45.00) WR, OR {heat}; Germany 44.9 (45.07)
=WR, =OR {heat}; Australia 44.5 WR, OR]
1952
1 United States 45.9 (46.14)
(Mae Faggs, Barbara Jones, Janet Moreau, Catherine Hardy)
2 West Germany 45.9 (46.18)
(Knab, Sander, Klein, Petersen)
3 Great Britain 46.2 (46.41)
(Cheeseman, Paul, Desforges, Armitage)
4 Soviet Union 46.3 (46.42)
(Turova, Sechenova, Khnykina, Krepkina)
5 Australia 46.6 (46.86)
(de la Hunty, Johnson, Cripps, Jackson)
6 Holland 47.8 (47.16)
(de Jongh, Brouwer, Büch, Lust)
[Australia 46.1 (46.23) WR, OR {heat}; United States 45.9
(46.14) WR, OR; West Germany 45.9 =WR, =OR]
1948
1 Holland 47.5
(Stad-de Jongh, Witziers-Timmer, Koudijs, Blankers-Koen)
2 Australia 47.6 (0.09 back)
(de la Hunty, King, Maston, McKinnon)
3 Canada 47.8 (0.48)
(Foster, Mackay, Jones, Myers)
4 Great Britain 48.0 (0.55)
(Manley, Pletts, Walker, Gardner)
5 Denmark 48.2 (0.63)
(Lövsöe-Nielsen, Bergendorff, Nielsen, Nissen)
6 Austria 49.2 (1.65)
(Jenny, Steurer, Pavlousek, Oberbreyer)
[United States (Nell Jackson, Theresa Manuel, Audrey Patterson,
Mabel Walker) 3rd in heat]
1936
1 United States 46.9
(Harriet Bland, Annette Rogers, Betty Robinson, Helen Stephens)
2 Great Britain 47.6
(Hiscock, Olney, Brown, Burke)
3 Canada 47.8
(Brookshaw, Dolson, Cameron, Meagher)
4 Italy 48.7
(Bongiovanni, Valla, Bullano, Testoni)
5 Holland 48.8
(ter Braake, Blankers-Koen, de Vries, Koning)
DNF—Germany
(Albus, Krauss, Dollinger, Dörffeldt)
[Germany 46.4 WR {heat}]
1932
1 United States 46.9 (46.86)
(Mary Carew, Evelyne Furtsch, Annette Rogers, Billie von Bremen)
2 Canada 47.0
(Mi. Frizel, Palmer, Ma. Frizel, Strike)
3 Great Britain 47.6
(Hiscock, Porter, Webb, Halstead)
4 Holland nt
(Dalmolen, Aalten, du Mee, Schurrmann)
5 Japan nt
(Muraoka, Nakanishi, Dogura, Watanabe)
6 Germany 50.0
(Heublein, Braumüller, Fleischer, Dollinger)
[United States 46.9 WR, OR]
1928
1 Canada 48.4
(Smith, Rosenfeld, Bell, Cook)
2 United States 48.6
(Mary Washburn, Jessie Cross, Loretta McNeil, Betty Robinson)
3 Germany 49.0
(Kellner, Schmidt, Holdmann, Junker)
4 France 49.6
(Gagneux, Plancke, Radideau, Velu)
5 Holland 49.8
(Aengenendt, Briejer, Grooss, ter Horst)
6 Italy 53.6
(Bonfanti, Marchini, Polazzo, Vivenza)
[Canada 49.3 WR, OR {heat}, 48.4 WR, OR]