1985 European Aquatics Championships

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The 1985 European Aquatics Championships were held in "Cherveno zname" swim complex in Sofia, Bulgaria from 4 August until 11 August 1985. Besides swimming there were titles contested in diving, synchronized swimming and water polo. The first ever women's tournament at the European Championships was played in Oslo, Norway.

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Medal table

  *   Host nation (Bulgaria)

RankNationGoldSilverBronzeTotal
1Flag of East Germany.svg  East Germany 1717640
2Flag of the Soviet Union.svg  Soviet Union 74617
3Flag of Germany.svg  West Germany 64717
4Flag of the United Kingdom.svg  Great Britain 2316
5Flag of France.svg  France 2204
6Flag of Hungary.svg  Hungary 2103
7Flag of Bulgaria (1971 - 1990).svg  Bulgaria *1247
8Flag of the Netherlands.svg  Netherlands 1168
9Flag of Austria.svg  Austria 1012
10Flag of Sweden.svg  Sweden 0134
11Flag of the Czech Republic.svg  Czechoslovakia 0112
12Flag of Denmark.svg  Denmark 0101
Flag of Portugal.svg  Portugal 0101
Flag of Yugoslavia (1946-1992).svg  Yugoslavia 0101
15Flag of Italy.svg  Italy 0022
Flag of Switzerland.svg   Switzerland 0022
Totals (16 nations)393939117

Swimming

Men's events

EventGoldSilverBronze
100 m freestyle Flag of France.svg  Stéphan Caron  (FRA)Flag of East Germany.svg  Jörg Woithe  (GDR)Flag of Switzerland.svg  Stefan Volery  (SUI)
200 m freestyle Flag of Germany.svg  Michael Groß  (FRG)Flag of East Germany.svg  Sven Lodziewski  (GDR)Flag of Sweden.svg  Tommy Werner  (SWE)
400 m freestyle Flag of East Germany.svg  Uwe Dassler  (GDR)Flag of East Germany.svg  Sven Lodziewski  (GDR)Flag of Germany.svg  Rainer Henkel  (FRG)
1500 m freestyle Flag of East Germany.svg  Uwe Dassler  (GDR)Flag of Germany.svg  Rainer Henkel  (FRG)Flag of Germany.svg  Stefan Pfeiffer  (FRG)
100 m backstroke Flag of the Soviet Union.svg  Igor Polyansky  (URS)Flag of East Germany.svg  Dirk Richter  (GDR)Flag of the Soviet Union.svg  Sergei Zabolotnov  (URS)
200 m backstroke Flag of the Soviet Union.svg  Igor Polyansky  (URS)Flag of the Soviet Union.svg  Sergei Zabolotnov  (URS)Flag of East Germany.svg  Frank Baltrusch  (GDR)
100 m breaststroke Flag of the United Kingdom.svg  Adrian Moorhouse  (GBR)Flag of Germany.svg  Rolf Beab  (FRG)Flag of the Soviet Union.svg  Dmitry Volkov  (URS)
200 m breaststroke Flag of the Soviet Union.svg  Dmitry Volkov  (URS)Flag of Portugal.svg  Alexandre Yokochi  (POR)Flag of Switzerland.svg  Étienne Dagon  (SUI)
100 m butterfly Flag of Germany.svg  Michael Groß  (FRG)Flag of the United Kingdom.svg  Andy Jameson  (GBR)Flag of the Czech Republic.svg  Marcel Gery  (TCH)
200 m butterfly Flag of Germany.svg  Michael Groß  (FRG)Flag of Denmark.svg  Benny Nielsen  (DEN)Flag of the Netherlands.svg  Frank Drost  (NED)
200 m individual medley Flag of Hungary.svg  Tamás Darnyi  (HUN)Flag of the Czech Republic.svg  Josef Hladký  (TCH)Flag of Germany.svg  Peter Bermel  (FRG)
400 m individual medley Flag of Hungary.svg  Tamás Darnyi  (HUN)Flag of the Soviet Union.svg  Vadim Yaroshchuk  (URS)Flag of East Germany.svg  Raik Hannemann  (GDR)
4×100 m freestyle relay Flag of Germany.svg  West Germany
Alexander Schowtka
Thomas Fahrner
Dirk Korthals
Michael Groß
Flag of East Germany.svg  East Germany
Dirk Richter
Sven Lodziewski
Lars Hinneburg
Jörg Woithe
Flag of Sweden.svg  Sweden
Tommy Werner
Michael Söderlund
Bengt Baron
Per Johansson
4×200 m freestyle relay Flag of Germany.svg  West Germany
Alexander Schowtka
Michael Groß
André Schadt
Thomas Fahrner
Flag of Sweden.svg  Sweden
Anders Holmertz
Per Johansson
Michael Söderlund
Tommy Werner
Flag of the Netherlands.svg  Netherlands
Edsard Schlingemann
Hans Kroes
Patrick Dybiona
Frank Drost
4×100 m medley relay Flag of Germany.svg  West Germany
Thomas Lebherz
Rolf Beab
Michael Groß
Alexander Schowtka
Flag of East Germany.svg  East Germany
Dirk Richter
Ingo Grzywotz
Thomas Dressler
Jörg Woithe
Flag of Italy.svg  Italy
Mauro Marini
Gianni Minervini
Fabrizio Rampazzo
Andrea Ceccarini

Women's events

EventGoldSilverBronze
100 m freestyle Flag of East Germany.svg  Heike Friedrich  (GDR)Flag of East Germany.svg  Manuela Stellmach  (GDR)Flag of the Netherlands.svg  Conny van Bentum  (NED)
200 m freestyle Flag of East Germany.svg  Heike Friedrich  (GDR)Flag of East Germany.svg  Manuela Stellmach  (GDR)Flag of Bulgaria (1971 - 1990).svg  Vania Argirova  (BUL)
400 m freestyle Flag of East Germany.svg  Astrid Strauss  (GDR)Flag of East Germany.svg  Anke Möhring  (GDR)Flag of the Soviet Union.svg  Yelena Dendeberova  (URS)
800 m freestyle Flag of East Germany.svg  Astrid Strauss  (GDR)Flag of the United Kingdom.svg  Sarah Hardcastle  (GBR)Flag of East Germany.svg  Anke Möhring  (GDR)
100 m backstroke Flag of East Germany.svg  Birte Weigang  (GDR)Flag of East Germany.svg  Kathrin Zimmermann  (GDR)Flag of the Soviet Union.svg  Natalya Shibayeva  (URS)
200 m backstroke Flag of East Germany.svg  Cornelia Sirch  (GDR)Flag of East Germany.svg  Kathrin Zimmermann  (GDR)Flag of the Netherlands.svg  Jolanda de Rover  (NED)
100 m breaststroke Flag of East Germany.svg  Sylvia Gerasch  (GDR)Flag of East Germany.svg  Silke Hörner  (GDR)Flag of Bulgaria (1971 - 1990).svg  Tanya Bogomilova  (BUL)
200 m breaststroke Flag of Bulgaria (1971 - 1990).svg  Tanya Bogomilova  (BUL)Flag of East Germany.svg  Sylvia Gerasch  (GDR)Flag of East Germany.svg  Silke Hörner  (GDR)
100 m butterfly Flag of East Germany.svg  Kornelia Gressler  (GDR)Flag of East Germany.svg  Birte Weigang  (GDR)Flag of the Soviet Union.svg  Tatyana Kurnikova  (URS)
200 m butterfly Flag of East Germany.svg  Jacqueline Alex  (GDR)Flag of East Germany.svg  Kornelia Gressler  (GDR)Flag of Germany.svg  Petra Zindler  (FRG)
200 m individual medley Flag of East Germany.svg  Kathleen Nord  (GDR)Flag of Bulgaria (1971 - 1990).svg  Sonia Blagoeva  (BUL)Flag of East Germany.svg  Susanne Börnike  (GDR)
400 m individual medley Flag of East Germany.svg  Kathleen Nord  (GDR)Flag of East Germany.svg  Cornelia Sirch  (GDR)Flag of Bulgaria (1971 - 1990).svg  Sonia Blagoeva  (BUL)
4×100 m freestyle relay Flag of East Germany.svg  East Germany
Astrid Strauss
Karen König
Manuela Stellmach
Heike Friedrich
Flag of Germany.svg  Germany
Iris Zscherpe
Susanne Schuster
Christiane Pielke
Karin Seick
Flag of the Netherlands.svg  Netherlands
Conny van Bentum
Ilse Oegama
Karin Brienesse
Annemarie Verstappen
4×200 m freestyle relay Flag of East Germany.svg  East Germany
Astrid Strauss
Karen König
Manuela Stellmach
Heike Friedrich
Flag of the Netherlands.svg  Netherlands
Jolande van der Meer
Ilse Oegama
Mildred Muis
Conny van Bentum
Flag of Sweden.svg  Sweden
Suzanne Nilsson
Maria Kardum
Agneta Eriksson
Eva Nyberg
4×100 m medley relay Flag of East Germany.svg  East Germany
Birte Weigang
Sylvia Gerasch
Kornelia Gressler
Heike Friedrich
Flag of the Soviet Union.svg  Soviet Union
Natalya Shibaeva
Svetlana Kuzmina
Tatyana Kurnikova
Yelena Dendeberova
Flag of Bulgaria (1971 - 1990).svg  Bulgaria
Bistra Gospodinova
Tanya Bogomilova
Radovesta Pironkova
Vania Argirova

Diving

Men's events

EventGoldSilverBronze
3 m springboardFlag of the Soviet Union.svg  Nikolay Droshin  (URS)Flag of Bulgaria (1971 - 1990).svg  Petar Georgiev  (BUL)Flag of Germany.svg  Dieter Dörr  (FRG)
10 m platformFlag of East Germany.svg  Thomas Knuths  (GDR)Flag of Germany.svg  Albin Killat  (FRG)Flag of Italy.svg  Domenico Rinaldo  (ITA)

Women's events

EventGoldSilverBronze
3 m springboardFlag of the Soviet Union.svg  Zhanna Tsirulnikova  (URS)Flag of the Soviet Union.svg  Irina Sidorova  (URS)Flag of East Germany.svg  Brita Baldus  (GDR)
10 m platformFlag of the Soviet Union.svg  Anzhela Stasyulevich  (URS)Flag of East Germany.svg  Ramona Pätow-Wenzel  (GDR)Flag of the Soviet Union.svg  Alla Lobankina  (URS)

Synchronized swimming

EventGoldSilverBronze
SoloFlag of the United Kingdom.svg  Carolyn Wilson  (GBR)Flag of France.svg  Muriel Hermine  (FRA)Flag of Austria.svg  Alexandra Worisch  (AUT)
DuetFlag of Austria.svg  Eva-Maria Edinger  (AUT)
Flag of Austria.svg  Alexandra Worisch  (AUT)
Flag of France.svg  Muriel Hermine  (FRA)
Flag of France.svg  Pascale Besson  (FRA)
Flag of the United Kingdom.svg  Amanda Dodd  (GBR)
Flag of the United Kingdom.svg  Carolyn Wilson  (GBR)
Team competitionFlag of France.svg  France  (FRA)Flag of the United Kingdom.svg  Great Britain  (GBR)Flag of the Netherlands.svg  Netherlands  (NED)

Water polo

Men's event

EventGoldSilverBronze
Team competitionFlag of the Soviet Union.svg  Soviet Union Flag of Yugoslavia (1946-1992).svg  Yugoslavia Flag of Germany.svg  West Germany

Women's event

EventGoldSilverBronze
Team competitionFlag of the Netherlands.svg  Netherlands Flag of Hungary.svg  Hungary Flag of Germany.svg  West Germany

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