| 7 September|
| 12 from 10 nations|
| Beijing National Aquatics Center|
The women's 100m freestyle S5 event at the 2008 Summer Paralympics took place at the Beijing National Aquatics Center on 7 September. There were two heats; the swimmers with the eight fastest times advanced to the final.
Swimming at the 2008 Summer Paralympics – Women's 100 metre freestyle S5 Wikipedia
Competed from 09:52.
Competed at 18:17.
Q = qualified for final. WR = World Record.