Athletics at the 1964 Summer Olympics – Women's long jump

The women's long jump was one of two women's jumping events on the Athletics at the 1964 Summer Olympics program in Tokyo. It was held on 14 October 1964. 32 athletes from 20 nations entered, with 1 not starting in the qualification round.[1]

Women's long jump
at the Games of the XVIII Olympiad
VenueOlympic Stadium
Date14 October
Competitors32 from 20 nations
Medalists
1st place, gold medalist(s) Mary Rand  Great Britain
2nd place, silver medalist(s) Irena Kirszenstein  Poland
3rd place, bronze medalist(s) Tatyana Schelkanova  Soviet Union
← 1960
1968 →

ResultsEdit

QualificationEdit

The qualification standard was 6.00 metres. Each jumper had three opportunities.

Place Athlete Nation Best mark Jump 1 Jump 2 Jump 3
1 Mary Rand   Great Britain 6.52 metres OR 6.52
2 Helga Hoffmann   United Team of Germany 6.44 metres 6.44
3 Irena Kirszenstein   Poland 6.43 metres 5.80 6.43
4 Ingrid Becker   United Team of Germany 6.37 metres 6.37
Viorica Viscopoleanu   Romania 6.37 metres X 6.37
6 Berit Berthelsen   Norway 6.32 metres X 6.32
Tatyana Schelkanova   Soviet Union 6.32 metres 6.32
8 Hildrun Laufer   United Team of Germany 6.28 metres X 6.28
Willye White   United States 6.28 metres 6.28
10 Maria Vittoria Trio   Italy 6.18 metres 6.18
11 Diana Jorgova   Bulgaria 6.11 metres X X 6.11
12 Tatyana Talysheva   Soviet Union 6.08 metres 6.08
13 Sheila Parkin   Great Britain 6.04 metres 6.04
14 Oddrun Hokland   Norway 6.03 metres 5.90 5.93 6.03
15 Johanna Bijleveld   Netherlands 6.02 metres X 6.02
16 Aida Chuyko   Soviet Union 6.00 metres 5.71 5.88 6.00
Alix Jamieson   Great Britain 6.00 metres 6.00
18 Martha Watson   United States 5.94 metres X 5.94 5.88
19 Joann Grissom   United States 5.91 metres 5.65 5.59 5.91
20 Nina Hansen   Denmark 5.89 metres 5.89 5.73 5.58
21 Sachiko Kishimoto   Japan 5.87 metres 5.87 5.80 5.70
22 Helen Frith   Australia 5.83 metres 5.83 5.71 5.83
23 Skultety Kispal   Hungary 5.69 metres 5.69 5.64 5.48
24 Chi Cheng   Republic of China 5.67 metres 5.67 5.64 X
25 Emiko Koumaru   Japan 5.66 metres 5.26 5.44 5.66
26 Evelia Farina   Argentina 5.57 metres 5.56 5.39 5.57
27 Lolita Lagrosas   Philippines 5.52 metres 5.18 5.52 5.19
28 Alice Anum   Ghana 5.45 metres 5.45 5.27 4.80
Han Juk-hui   South Korea 5.45 metres 5.38 5.45 5.25
30 Alicia Kaufmanas   Argentina 5.29 metres X X 5.29
31 Simin Safa-Mehr   Iran 5.06 metres 5.06 4.99 4.80
Pam Kilborn   Australia Did not start

FinalEdit

Place Athlete Nation Best mark Jump 1 Jump 2 Jump 3 Jump 4 Jump 5 Jump 6
1 Mary Rand   Great Britain 6.76 metres WR 6.59 6.56 6.57 6.63 6.76 6.61
2 Irena Kirszenstein   Poland 6.60 metres 5.86 6.43 6.56 6.03 6.60 X
3 Tatyana Schelkanova   Soviet Union 6.42 metres 6.21 6.09 6.42 6.34 6.39 X
4 Ingrid Becker   United Team of Germany 6.40 metres 5.97 6.24 6.34 6.25 6.38 6.40
5 Viorica Viscopoleanu   Romania 6.35 metres X 6.35 X 6.32 X 6.32
6 Diana Jorgova   Bulgaria 6.24 metres 6.24 6.01 6.21 X 5.63 6.06
7 Hildrun Laufer   United Team of Germany 6.24 metres 6.06 6.24 6.04
8 Helga Hoffmann   United Team of Germany 6.23 metres 6.03 6.23 X
9 Berit Berthelsen   Norway 6.19 metres 6.19 X 6.03
10 Tatyana Talysheva   Soviet Union 6.18 metres 6.18 6.04 6.03
11 Aida Chuiko   Soviet Union 6.13 metres 6.13 5.53 X
12 Willye White   United States 6.07 metres 5.90 5.65 6.07
13 Sheila Parkin   Great Britain 6.04 metres 4.77 X 6.04
14 Maria Vittoria Trio   Italy 5.98 metres X 5.98 5.82
15 Johanna Bijleveld   Netherlands 5.93 metres 5.77 5.88 5.93
16 Oddrun Hokland   Norway 5.68 metres 5.54 5.61 5.68
17 Alix Jamieson   Great Britain 5.65 metres 5.64 5.65 X

ReferencesEdit

  1. ^ "Athletics at the 1964 Tokyo Summer Games: Women's Long Jump". sports-reference.com. Archived from the original on 17 April 2020. Retrieved 16 December 2017.