Diving at the 1964 Summer Olympics

At the 1964 Summer Olympics in Tokyo, four diving events were contested during a competition that took place at the Yoyogi National Gymnasium, from 11 to 18 October, comprising 80 divers from 20 nations.[1]

Diving
at the Games of the XVIII Olympiad
1964 Olympics diving stamp of Japan.jpg
Diving at the 1964 Olympics on a stamp of Japan
VenueYoyogi National Gymnasium
DatesOctober 11, 1964 (1964-10-11) through
October 18, 1964 (1964-10-18)
No. of events4
Competitors80 from 20 nations
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Medal summaryEdit

The events are named according to the International Olympic Committee labelling, but they appeared on the official report as "springboard diving" and "high diving", respectively.[2]

MenEdit

Event Gold Silver Bronze
3 m springboard
details
Kenneth Sitzberger
  United States
Frank Gorman
  United States
Lawrence Andreasen
  United States
10 m platform
details
Bob Webster
  United States
Klaus Dibiasi
  Italy
Tom Gompf
  United States

WomenEdit

Event Gold Silver Bronze
3 m springboard
details
Ingrid Krämer
  United Team of Germany
Jeanne Collier
  United States
Patsy Willard
  United States
10 m platform
details
Lesley Bush
  United States
Ingrid Krämer
  United Team of Germany
Galina Alekseyeva
  Soviet Union

Medal tableEdit

RankNationGoldSilverBronzeTotal
1  United States (USA)3238
2  United Team of Germany (EUA)1102
3  Italy (ITA)0101
4  Soviet Union (URS)0011
Totals (4 nations)44412

Participating nationsEdit

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

See alsoEdit

NotesEdit

  1. ^ "Diving at the 1964 Summer Olympics". Olympedia. Retrieved 17 May 2020.
  2. ^ The Organizing Committee for the Games of the XVIII Olympiad, p. 522.

ReferencesEdit

Coordinates: 35°40′04″N 139°42′01″E / 35.6678°N 139.7003°E / 35.6678; 139.7003