Diving at the 1984 Summer Olympics

At the 1984 Summer Olympics in Los Angeles, four diving events (2 for men and 2 for women) were contested during a competition that took place at the Olympic Swim Stadium of the University of Southern California (USC), from 5 to 12 August, comprising 80 divers from 29 nations.[1]

Diving
at the Games of the XXIII Olympiad
Diving pictogram.svg
VenueUytengsu Aquatics Center
Dates5 August 1984 (1984-08-05) through
12 August 1984 (1984-08-12)
No. of events4
Competitors80 from 29 nations
← 1980
1988 →

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
Greg Louganis
  United States
Tan Liangde
  China
Ronald Merriott
  United States
10 m platform
details
Greg Louganis
  United States
Bruce Kimball
  United States
Li Kongzheng
  China

WomenEdit

Event Gold Silver Bronze
3 m springboard
details
Sylvie Bernier
  Canada
Kelly McCormick
  United States
Christina Seufert
  United States
10 m platform
details
Zhou Jihong
  China
Michele Mitchell
  United States
Wendy Wyland
  United States

Medal tableEdit

RankNationGoldSilverBronzeTotal
1  United States (USA)2338
2  China (CHN)1113
3  Canada (CAN)1001
Totals (3 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 1984 Summer Olympics". Olympedia. Retrieved 20 May 2020.
  2. ^ Los Angeles Olympic Organizing Committee, p. 490.

ReferencesEdit