Swimming
at the 1958 Asian Games
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VenueMetropolitan Indoor Swimming Pool
Dates28–31 May
← 1954
1962 →

Swimming was contested at the 1958 Asian Games in Metropolitan Indoor Swimming Pool, Tokyo, Japan from 28 to 31 May 1958.

Medalists

Men

Event Gold Silver Bronze
100 m freestyle
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Manabu Koga
 Japan
58.3 Kao Chia-hung
 Republic of China
58.8 Shintaro Yokochi
 Japan
59.1
200 m freestyle
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Makoto Fukui
 Japan
2:08.2
GR
Tatsuo Fujimoto
 Japan
2:08.3 Habib Nasution
 Indonesia
2:11.7
400 m freestyle
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Tsuyoshi Yamanaka
 Japan
4:23.9
WR
Nagatoshi Maruyama
 Japan
4:36.1 Bana Sailani
 Philippines
4:40.9
1500 m freestyle
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Tsuyoshi Yamanaka
 Japan
18:00.3
GR
Hiroshi Ishii
 Japan
18:28.8 Bana Sailani
 Philippines
18.45.9
100 m backstroke
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Keiji Hase
 Japan
1:05.6
GR
Hideo Ninomiya
 Japan
1:07.4 Rodolfo Agustin
 Philippines
1:09.5
200 m backstroke
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Kazuo Tomita
 Japan
2:22.3
GR
Kazuo Watanabe
 Japan
2:26.8 Lorenzo Cortez
 Philippines
2:32.6
100 m breaststroke
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Masaru Ota
 Japan
1:14.8
GR
Akio Sugiyama
 Japan
1:16.8 Li Che-sheng
 Republic of China
1:17.1
200 m breaststroke
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Masaru Furukawa
 Japan
2:44.0 Hsu Hsing-tai
 Republic of China
2:47.3 Hajime Waki
 Japan
2:47.9
100 m butterfly
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Takashi Ishimoto
 Japan
1:01.4
GR
Fumiaki Masunaga
 Japan
1:02.0 Walter Brown
 Philippines
1:06.9
200 m butterfly
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Takashi Ishimoto
 Japan
2:21.4
GR
Koichi Hirakida
 Japan
2:24.2 Freddie Elizalde
 Philippines
2:47.7
4 × 200 m freestyle relay
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 Japan
Tsuyoshi Yamanaka
Makoto Fukui
Tatsuo Fujimoto
Toshizo Umemoto
8:29.5
GR
 Philippines
Agapito Lozada
Ulpiano Babol
Bana Sailani
Dakula Arabani
9:06.7  Republic of China
Lin Min-shan
Sun Ke-chun
Li Che-sheng
Kao Chia-hung
9:39.0
4 × 100 m medley relay
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 Japan
Keiji Hase
Masaru Furukawa
Takashi Ishimoto
Manabu Koga
4:17.2
WR
 Philippines
Rodolfo Agustin
Jacinto Cayco
Freddie Elizalde
Dakula Arabani
4:37.7  Indonesia
Tio Tjoe Hong
Abdul Rasjid
Lie Tjoan Kiet
Habib Nasution
4:48.0

Women

Event Gold Silver Bronze
100 m freestyle
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Yoshiko Sato
 Japan
1:06.0
GR
Haydee Coloso-Espino
 Philippines
1:06.4 Hitomi Jinno
 Japan
1:06.7
200 m freestyle
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Yoshiko Sato
 Japan
2:26.9
GR
Haydee Coloso-Espino
 Philippines
2:32.2 Ryoko Omiya
 Japan
2:36.5
400 m freestyle
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Emiko Shibahara
 Japan
5:15.8
GR
Gertrudes Lozada
 Philippines
5:16.3 Eiko Wada
 Japan
5:30.6
100 m backstroke
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Satoko Tanaka
 Japan
1:15.3
GR
Setsuko Okamoto
 Japan
1:19.3 Sylvia von Giese
 Philippines
1:20.0
100 m breaststroke
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Yoshiko Takamatsu
 Japan
1:24.1
GR
Masayo Aoki
 Japan
1:27.7 Ria Tobing
 Indonesia
1:28.3
200 m breaststroke
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Yoshiko Takamatsu
 Japan
2:55.6
GR
Noriko Odagiri
 Japan
3:02.6 Victoria Cagayat
 Philippines
3:09.3
100 m butterfly
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Shizue Miyabe
 Japan
1:13.1
GR
Sandra von Giese
 Philippines
1:17.9 Tatsuyo Teragaito
 Japan
1:19.6
4 × 100 m freestyle relay
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 Japan
Yoshiko Sato
Setsuko Shimada
Shigeyo Nakaoki
Hitomi Jinno
4:27.3
GR
 Philippines
Victoria Cullen
Corazon Lozada
Gertrudes Lozada
Haydee Coloso-Espino
4:50.4  Republic of China
Wang Song-yu
Fung Ying-chu
Leung Chiu-bing
Ou Yuen-ling
5:31.5
4 × 100 m medley relay
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 Philippines
Jocelyn von Giese
Victoria Cagayat
Sandra von Giese
Haydee Coloso-Espino
5:22.2
GR
 Republic of China
Fung Ying-chu
Chang Zoe-chee
Leung Chiu-bing
Ou Yuen-ling
5:50.7 None awarded

Medal table

RankNationGoldSilverBronzeTotal
1 Japan (JPN)2011637
2 Philippines (PHI)17816
3 Republic of China (ROC)0336
4 Indonesia (INA)0033
Totals (4 entries)21212062

References