Diving at the 1984 Summer Olympics


Diving at the 1984 Summer Olympics

At the 1984 Summer Olympics in Los Angeles, four diving events were contested during a competition that took place at the Olympic Swim Stadium of the University of Southern California (USC), from 5 to 12 August, comprising 80 divers from 29 nations.

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Medal summary

The events are named according to the International Olympic Committee labelling, but they appeared on the official report as "springboard diving" and "platform diving", respectively.[1]

Men

Event Gold Silver Bronze
3 metre springboard
details
 Greg Louganis
United States (USA)
 Tan Liangde
China (CHN)
 Ronald Merriott
United States (USA)
10 metre platform
details
 Greg Louganis
United States (USA)
 Bruce Kimball
United States (USA)
 Li Kongzheng
China (CHN)

Women

Event Gold Silver Bronze
3 metre springboard
details
 Sylvie Bernier
Canada (CAN)
 Kelly McCormick
United States (USA)
 Christina Seufert
United States (USA)
10 metre platform
details
 Zhou Jihong
China (CHN)
 Michele Mitchell
United States (USA)
 Wendy Wyland
United States (USA)

Medal table

 Rank  Nation Gold Silver Bronze Total
1  United States (USA) 2 3 3 8
2  China (CHN) 1 1 1 3
3  Canada (CAN) 1 0 0 1

Participating nations

Here are listed the nations that were represented in the diving events and, in brackets, the number of national competitors.

See also

Notes

  1. ^ Los Angeles Olympic Organizing Committee, p. 490.

References


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