Diving at the 1976 Summer Olympics – Women's 3 metre springboard

The women'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]

Women's 3 metre springboard
at the Games of the XXI Olympiad
Christa Köhler, Jennifer Chandler, Cynthia Potter 1976.jpg
Left-right: Köhler, Chandler, Potter
Medalists
1st place, gold medalist(s) Jennifer Chandler  United States
2nd place, silver medalist(s) Christa Köhler  East Germany
3rd place, bronze medalist(s) Cynthia Potter  United States
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The competition was split into two phases:

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

ResultsEdit

Rank Diver Nation Preliminary Final
Points Rank Points
  Jennifer Chandler   United States 463.32 1 506.19
  Christa Köhler   East Germany 441.90 6 469.41
  Cynthia Potter   United States 455.16 3 466.83
4 Heidi Ramlow-Becker   East Germany 445.08 5 462.15
5 Karin Guthke   East Germany 441.03 7 459.81
6 Olga Dmitriyeva   Soviet Union 447.33 4 432.24
7 Irina Kalinina   Soviet Union 434.28 8 417.99
8 Barbara Nejman   United States 455.49 2 365.07
9 Beverly Boys   Canada 420.57 9 Did not advance
10 Ursula Sapp   West Germany 417.63 10 Did not advance
11 Ulrika Knape-Lindbergh   Sweden 416.94 11 Did not advance
12 Agneta Henriksson   Sweden 404.19 12 Did not advance
13 Helen Koppell   Great Britain 396.96 13 Did not advance
14 Teri York   Canada 393.36 14 Did not advance
15 Madeleine Barnett   Australia 391.77 15 Did not advance
16 Tatyana Podmaryova   Soviet Union 387.39 16 Did not advance
17 Eniko Kiefer   Canada 383.13 17 Did not advance
18 Rikiko Yamanaka   Japan 381.96 18 Did not advance
19 Renate Piotraschke   West Germany 377.49 19 Did not advance
20 Susanne Wetteskog   Sweden 369.15 20 Did not advance
21 Rebecca Ewert   New Zealand 352.62 21 Did not advance
22 Elizabeth Jack   Australia 348.54 22 Did not advance
23 Norma Baraldi   Mexico 336.12 23 Did not advance
24 Fusako Kakumaru   Japan 330.54 24 Did not advance
25 Carmen-Belen Nuñez   Spain 318.66 25 Did not advance
26 Aura Di Nasio   Venezuela 293.04 26 Did not advance
27 Peri Suzan Özkum   Turkey 274.44 27 Did not advance

ReferencesEdit

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

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