How many swimmers take part in a relay medley for one team?

What is the medley relay order?

The Medley relay consists of the same strokes, but the order is different. The Medley relay order is backstroke, breaststroke, butterfly, freestyle.

Is mixed medley relay swimming New?

The mixed 400 medley relay, a new add to the Olympic program, takes that challenge to another level. Each country must select two women and two men for their squad, and they can put the swimmers in any order they choose.

What is a medley relay in track?

The sprint medley relay is a track and field event in which teams of four athletes compete over sprinting distances as part of a relay race. Unlike most track relays, each member of the team runs a different distance.

What is a 200 medley relay in swimming?

From Wikipedia, the free encyclopedia. The 200 metres individual medley is a race in competitive swimming in which swimmers compete in all 4 strokes (butterfly, backstroke, breaststroke, and freestyle) in one race.

How does the mixed medley relay work?

Well, the mixed relay event sees teams of four swimmers – two men and two women – race against each other. Each team member swims a 100m leg in one of the four main swimming strokes (backstroke, breaststroke, butterfly and freestyle). It is up to the team to decide which stroke each athlete completes.

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