Diving at the 1964 Summer Olympics – Men's 3 metre springboard

The men's 3 metre springboard, also reported as springboard diving, was one of four diving events on the Diving at the 1964 Summer Olympics programme.[1]

Men's 3 metre springboard
at the Games of the XVIII Olympiad
Medalists
1st place, gold medalist(s) Kenneth Sitzberger  United States
2nd place, silver medalist(s) Frank Gorman  United States
3rd place, bronze medalist(s) Lawrence Andreasen  United States
← 1960
1968 →

The competition was split into two phases:

  1. Preliminary round (12–13 October)
    Divers performed five compulsory dives with limited degrees of difficulty and two voluntary dives without limits. The eight divers with the highest scores advanced to the final.
  2. Final (14 October)
    Divers performed three voluntary dives without limit of degrees of difficulty. The final ranking was determined by the combined score with the preliminary round.

ResultsEdit

Rank Diver Nation Preliminary Final
Points Rank Points Rank Total
  Kenneth Sitzberger   United States 98.66 3 61.24 1 159.90
  Frank Gorman   United States 105.99 1 51.64 2 157.63
  Lawrence Andreasen   United States 100.31 2 43.46 6 143.77
4 Hans-Dieter Pophal   United Team of Germany 91.16 8 51.42 3 142.58
5 Göran Lundqvist   Sweden 91.77 6 46.88 4 138.65
6 Boris Poluliakhi   Soviet Union 92.94 5 45.70 5 138.64
7 Mikhail Safonov   Soviet Union 94.06 4 39.94 8 134.00
8 Vladimir Vasin   Soviet Union 91.24 7 42.24 7 133.48
9 John Candler   Great Britain 90.69 9 Did not advance
10 Franco Cagnotto   Italy 89.54 10 Did not advance
11 Tadao Tosa   Japan 89.10 11 Did not advance
12 Luis Niño   Mexico 87.87 12 Did not advance
13 Klaus Dibiasi   Italy 87.68 13 Did not advance
14 Rolf Sperling   United Team of Germany 86.98 14 Did not advance
15 Alvaro Gaxiola   Mexico 85.78 15 Did not advance
16 Kurt Mrkwicka   Austria 85.72 16 Did not advance
17 Horst Rosenfeldt   United Team of Germany 85.66 17 Did not advance
18 Thomas Dinsley   Canada 83.02 18 Did not advance
19 Jose Robinson   Mexico 82.42 19 Did not advance
20 Pentti Koskinen   Finland 82.00 20 Did not advance
21 Toshio Yamano   Japan 81.74 20 Did not advance
22 Jerry Anderson   Puerto Rico 81.07 22 Did not advance
23 Song Jae-ung   South Korea 75.10 23 Did not advance
24 Shunsuke Kaneto   Japan 71.59 24 Did not advance
25 Ansuya Prasad   India 69.04 25 Did not advance
26 Manucher Fasihi   Iran 67.20 26 Did not advance
27 Terry Rossiter   Rhodesia 61.06 27 Did not advance

ReferencesEdit

  1. ^ "Diving at the 1964 Summer Olympics: Springboard, Men". OlyMADMen. Retrieved 17 May 2020.

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