4x100m Freestyle Relay Teams Qualified for 2012 London
In the Olympic Games, not more than sixteen (16) teams can be entered in each relay competition. The
top twelve (12) finishers at the 14th FINA World Championships – Shanghai 2011 shall be qualified
based upon the final results achieved. The four (4) other teams shall be selected by FINA on the basis of
the fastest times achieved in the fifteen-month period before the Olympic Games (1 March 2011 through
1 June 2012) in competitions approved for that purpose by FINA. If any qualified teams are not able to
participate for any reason, available slots will be filled on the basis of next fastest times achieved in the
15-month period before the Olympic Games in competitions approved for that purpose by FINA.
Individual times may not be aggregated for relay qualification purposes.