Diving at the 1976 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 1976 Summer Olympics programme.[1]

Men's 3 metre springboard
at the Games of the XXI Olympiad
Medalists
1st place, gold medalist(s) Phil Boggs  United States
2nd place, silver medalist(s) Franco Cagnotto  Italy
3rd place, bronze medalist(s) Aleksandr Kosenkov  Soviet Union
← 1972
1980 →

The competition was split into two phases:

  1. Preliminary round (21 July)
    Divers performed eleven dives. The eight divers with the highest scores advanced to the final.
  2. Final (22 July)
    Divers performed another set of eleven dives and the score here obtained determined the final ranking.

ResultsEdit

Rank Diver Nation Preliminary Final
Points Rank Points
  Phil Boggs   United States 621.51 1 619.05
  Franco Cagnotto   Italy 542.31 7 570.48
  Aleksandr Kosenkov   Soviet Union 557.52 5 567.24
4 Falk Hoffmann   East Germany 573.00 3 553.53
5 Rob Cragg   United States 582.99 2 548.19
6 Greg Louganis   United States 530.85 8 528.96
7 Carlos Girón   Mexico 547.14 6 523.59
8 Klaus Dibiasi   Italy 572.82 4 516.18
9 Donald Wagstaff   Australia 529.11 9 Did not advance
10 Norbert Huda   West Germany 518.88 10 Did not advance
11 Boris Kozlov   Soviet Union 516.42 11 Did not advance
12 Vyacheslav Strakhov   Soviet Union 510.63 12 Did not advance
13 Frank Taubert   East Germany 493.68 13 Did not advance
14 Dieter Waskow   East Germany 491.70 14 Did not advance
15 Dieter Dörr   West Germany 491.40 15 Did not advance
16 Scott Cranham   Canada 485.97 16 Did not advance
17 Porfirio Becerril   Mexico 484.41 17 Did not advance
18 Chris Snode   Great Britain 479.79 18 Did not advance
19 Skip Phoenix   Canada 458.10 19 Did not advance
20 Trevor Simpson   Great Britain 450.81 20 Did not advance
21 Steve Foley   Australia 447.15 21 Did not advance
22 Claudio De Miro   Italy 446.61 22 Did not advance
23 Ken Armstrong   Canada 442.47 23 Did not advance
24 Alain Goosen   France 441.36 24 Did not advance
25 Ricardo Camacho   Spain 408.94 25 Did not advance
26 Sangwan Foengdee   Thailand 317.61 26 Did not advance
27 Sulaiman Qabazard   Kuwait 216.93 27 Did not advance
28 Ahmet Kizil   Turkey 205.68 28 Did not advance
- Nelson Suarez   Ecuador DNS - Did not advance
- Jamal Al-Ghareeb   Kuwait DNS - Did not advance

ReferencesEdit

  1. ^ "Diving at the 1976 Summer Olympics: Springboard, Men". Olympedia. Retrieved 19 May 2020.

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