200 m Backstroke, Women

Competition 1986 Commonwealth Games
Venue Edinburgh SCO
Held 31 July 1986
Status Medal
Competitors 16
Countries 6
Pos Athlete(s) Country Preliminary Round Final
🥇 Georgina Parkes AUS 2:16.13
(1 h2)
2:14.88
(1 F)
🥈 Kathy Read ENG 2:15.05
(1 h3)
2:16.92
(2 F)
🥉 Jody McGibbon AUS 2:19.31
(2 h2)
2:17.66
(3 F)
4 Audrey Moore AUS 2:20.54
(2 h3)
2:19.20
(4 F)
5 Carmel Clark NZL 2:19.36
(1 h1)
2:19.29
(5 F)
6 Kerrylyne Torrance NZL 2:21.45
(3 h3)
2:19.87
(6 F)
7 Catherine White ENG 2:21.14
(2 h1)
2:19.96
(7 F)
8 Pascale Choquet CAN 2:21.57
(3 h2)
2:22.02
(8 F)
9 Sylvia Hume NZL 2:21.95
(3 h1)
10 Barb McBain CAN 2:22.09
(4 h3)
11 Beverley Rose SCO 2:22.60
(4 h1)
12 Simone Hindmarch ENG 2:23.42
(4 h2)
13 Jill Ewing SCO 2:23.61
(5 h2)
14 Anna Ratcliff SCO 2:24.51
(5 h3)
15 Jane Kerr CAN 2:27.10
(5 h1)
16 Sharon Pickering FIJ 2:39.69
(6 h2)

Preliminary Round

Heat 1

Pos Athlete(s) Country Mark
1 Carmel Clark NZL 2:19.36
2 Catherine White ENG 2:21.14
3 Sylvia Hume NZL 2:21.95
4 Beverley Rose SCO 2:22.60
5 Jane Kerr CAN 2:27.10

Heat 2

Pos Athlete(s) Country Mark
1 Georgina Parkes AUS 2:16.13
2 Jody McGibbon AUS 2:19.31
3 Pascale Choquet CAN 2:21.57
4 Simone Hindmarch ENG 2:23.42
5 Jill Ewing SCO 2:23.61
6 Sharon Pickering FIJ 2:39.69

Heat 3

Pos Athlete(s) Country Mark
1 Kathy Read ENG 2:15.05
2 Audrey Moore AUS 2:20.54
3 Kerrylyne Torrance NZL 2:21.45
4 Barb McBain CAN 2:22.09
5 Anna Ratcliff SCO 2:24.51

Final

Pos Athlete(s) Country Mark
1 Georgina Parkes AUS 2:14.88
2 Kathy Read ENG 2:16.92
3 Jody McGibbon AUS 2:17.66
4 Audrey Moore AUS 2:19.20
5 Carmel Clark NZL 2:19.29
6 Kerrylyne Torrance NZL 2:19.87
7 Catherine White ENG 2:19.96
8 Pascale Choquet CAN 2:22.02