Diving at the 1980 Summer Olympics

At the 1980 Summer Olympics in Moscow, four diving events were contested during a competition that took place at the Olimpiysky Sports Complex Swimming Pool, from 20 to 28 July (24 July, rest day), comprising 67 divers from 21 nations.[1]

Diving
at the Games of the XXII Olympiad
Swimming Moscow 1980.jpg
VenueSwimming Pool at the Olimpiysky Sports Complex
Dates20 July 1980 (1980-07-20) through
28 July 1980 (1980-07-28)
No. of events4
Competitors67 from 21 nations
← 1976
1984 →

Medal summaryEdit

The events are named according to the International Olympic Committee labelling, but they appeared on the official report as "springboard diving" and "platform diving", respectively.[2]

MenEdit

Event Gold Silver Bronze
3 m springboard
details
Aleksandr Portnov
  Soviet Union
Carlos Girón
  Mexico
Giorgio Cagnotto
  Italy
10 m platform
details
Falk Hoffmann
  East Germany
Vladimir Aleynik
  Soviet Union
David Ambartsumyan
  Soviet Union

WomenEdit

Event Gold Silver Bronze
3 m springboard
details
Irina Kalinina
  Soviet Union
Martina Proeber
  East Germany
Karin Guthke
  East Germany
10 m platform
details
Martina Jäschke
  East Germany
Sirvard Emirzyan
  Soviet Union
Liana Tsotadze
  Soviet Union

Medal tableEdit

RankNationGoldSilverBronzeTotal
1  Soviet Union (URS)2226
2  East Germany (GDR)2114
3  Mexico (MEX)0101
4  Italy (ITA)0011
Totals (4 nations)44412

Participating nationsEdit

Here are listed the nations that were represented in the diving events and, in brackets, the number of national competitors.

See alsoEdit

NotesEdit

  1. ^ "Diving at the 1980 Summer Olympics". Olympedia. Retrieved 20 May 2020.
  2. ^ Organising Committee of the Games of the XXII Olympiad. p. 461.

ReferencesEdit