Diving at the 1972 Summer Olympics – Women's 10 metre platform

The women's 10 metre platform, also reported as platform diving, was one of four diving events on the Diving at the 1972 Summer Olympics programme.[1]

Women's 10 metre platform
at the Games of the XX Olympiad
Medalists
1st place, gold medalist(s) Ulrika Knape-Lindbergh  Sweden
2nd place, silver medalist(s) Milena Duchková  Czechoslovakia
3rd place, bronze medalist(s) Marina Janicke  East Germany
← 1968
1976 →

The competition was split into two phases:

  1. Preliminary round (1 September)
    Divers performed five dives. The twelve divers with the highest scores advanced to the final.
  2. Final (2 September)
    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
  Ulrika Knape-Lindbergh   Sweden 218.31 2 171.69 1 390.00
  Milena Duchková   Czechoslovakia 225.00 1 145.92 4 370.92
  Marina Janicke   East Germany 206.73 3 153.81 2 360.54
4 Janet Ely   United States 204.33 6 148.35 3 352.68
5 Micki King   United States 205.08 5 141.30 5 346.38
6 Sylvia Fiedler   East Germany 206.07 4 135.60 8 341.67
7 Nancy Robertson   Canada 196.26 7 137.76 6 334.02
8 Ingeborg Pertmayr   Austria 185.19 12 135.84 7 321.03
9 Kathleen Rollo   Canada 187.62 11 129.69 9 317.31
10 Alla Selina   Soviet Union 188.13 9 126.63 10 314.76
11 Elzbieta Wierniuk   Poland 188.10 10 121.98 11 310.08
12 Beverly Williams   Great Britain 188.58 8 112.68 12 301.26
13 Nataliya Kuznetsova-Lobanova   Soviet Union 184.02 13 Did not advance
14 Beverly Boys   Canada 183.99 14 Did not advance
15 Maxie Michael   West Germany 183.48 15 Did not advance
16 Melania Decuseara   Romania 182.82 16 Did not advance
17 Regina Krajnow   Poland 179.79 17 Did not advance
18 Helen Koppell   Great Britain 178.17 18 Did not advance
19 Tatyana Shtyreva   Soviet Union 177.33 19 Did not advance
20 Bertha Baraldi   Mexico 174.21 20 Did not advance
21 Cynthia Potter   United States 173.82 21 Did not advance
22 Laura Kivelä   Finland 172.65 22 Did not advance
23 Keiko Otsubo-Osaki   Japan 168.24 23 Did not advance
24 Ursula Sapp-Möckel   West Germany 162.39 24 Did not advance
25 Carmen Belén Núñez   Spain 157.95 25 Did not advance
26 Glenise-Ann Jones   Australia 157.20 26 Did not advance
27 Annita Smith   Netherlands 156.99 27 Did not advance

ReferencesEdit

  1. ^ "Diving at the 1972 Summer Olympics: Platform, Women". Olympedia. Retrieved 19 May 2020.

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