Diving at the 1988 Summer Olympics

At the 1988 Summer Olympics in Seoul, four diving events were contested during a competition that took place at the Jamsil Indoor Swimming Pool, from 17 to 20 September and from 26 to 29 September, comprising 89 divers from 30 nations.[1]

Diving
at the Games of the XXIV Olympiad
Diving pictogram.svg
VenueJamsil Indoor Swimming Pool
Dates17 September 1988 (1988-09-17) through
29 September 1988 (1988-09-29)
No. of events4
Competitors89 from 30 nations
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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
Li Deliang
  China
10 m platform
details
Greg Louganis
  United States
Xiong Ni
  China
Jesús Mena
  Mexico

WomenEdit

Event Gold Silver Bronze
3 m springboard
details
Gao Min
  China
Li Qing
  China
Kelly McCormick
  United States
10 m platform
details
Xu Yanmei
  China
Michele Mitchell
  United States
Wendy Williams
  United States

Medal tableEdit

RankNationGoldSilverBronzeTotal
1  China (CHN)2316
2  United States (USA)2125
3  Mexico (MEX)0011
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 1988 Summer Olympics". Olympedia. Retrieved 21 May 2020.
  2. ^ Seoul Olympic Organizing Committee, p. 541.

ReferencesEdit