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

Women's 10 metre platform
at the Games of the XXI Olympiad
Medalists
1st place, gold medalist(s) Elena Vaytsekhovskaya  Soviet Union
2nd place, silver medalist(s) Ulrika Knape  Sweden
3rd place, bronze medalist(s) Deborah Wilson  United States
← 1972
1980 →

The competition was split into two phases:

  1. Preliminary round (19 July)
    Divers performed eight dives. The eight divers with the highest scores advanced to the final.
  2. Final (20 July)
    Divers performed another set of eight dives and the score here obtained determined the final ranking.

ResultsEdit

Rank Diver Nation Preliminary Final
Points Rank Points
  Elena Vaytsekhovskaya   Soviet Union 370.05 6 406.59
  Ulrika Knape   Sweden 410.40 1 402.60
  Deborah Wilson   United States 398.37 3 401.07
4 Irina Kalinina   Soviet Union 408.63 2 398.67
5 Cindy Shatto   Canada 382.68 5 389.58
6 Teri York   Canada 356.28 8 378.39
7 Melissa Briley   United States 389.85 4 376.86
8 Heidi Ramlow-Becker   East Germany 362.37 7 365.64
9 Janet Ely   United States 343.92 9 Did not advance
10 Rikiko Yamanaka   Japan 340.32 10 Did not advance
11 Karin Guthke   East Germany 339.00 11 Did not advance
12 Tatyana Volynkina-Shtyreva   Soviet Union 333.33 12 Did not advance
13 Déborah Weil   Mexico 332.70 13 Did not advance
14 Tammy MacLeod   Canada 332.07 14 Did not advance
15 Fusako Kakumaru   Japan 328.68 15 Did not advance
16 Renate Piotraschke   West Germany 328.62 16 Did not advance
17 Ursula Sapp   West Germany 327.24 17 Did not advance
18 Madeleine Barnett   Australia 323.67 18 Did not advance
19 Carmen Casteiner   Italy 318.30 19 Did not advance
20 Elizabeth Jack   Australia 312.18 20 Did not advance
21 Kerstin Krause   East Germany 305.46 21 Did not advance
22 Milena Duchková   Czechoslovakia 300.63 22 Did not advance
23 Susanne Wetteskog   Sweden 299.46 23 Did not advance
24 Brigitte Duda   Austria 292.41 24 Did not advance
25 Norma Baraldi   Mexico 278.31 25 Did not advance
Conchita Garcia   Spain DNS Did not advance

ReferencesEdit

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

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