Gymnastics at the 1984 Summer Olympics – Women's vault

These are the results of the women's vault competition, one of six events for female competitors in artistic gymnastics at the 1984 Summer Olympics in Los Angeles. The qualification and final rounds took place on July 30, August 1 and 5 at UCLA’s Pauley Pavilion.

MedalistsEdit

Gold Ecaterina Szabo
  Romania
Silver Mary Lou Retton
  United States
Bronze Lavinia Agache
  Romania

ResultsEdit

Sixty-five gymnasts competed in the compulsory and optional rounds on July 30 and August 1. The eight highest scoring gymnasts advanced to the final on August 5. Half of the points earned by each gymnast during both the compulsory and optional rounds carried over to the final. This constitutes the "prelim" score.

Rank Gymnast C O Prelim Final Total
    Ecaterina Szabo (ROU) 9.900 10.000 9.950 9.925 19.875
    Mary Lou Retton (USA) 9.900 10.000 9.950 9.900 19.850
    Lavinia Agache (ROU) 9.900 9.900 9.900 9.850 19.750
4   Tracee Talavera (USA) 9.800 9.900 9.850 9.850 19.700
5   Zhou Ping (CHN) 9.900 9.750 9.825 9.675 19.500
6   Brigitta Lehmann (FRG) 9.700 9.800 9.750 9.675 19.425
6   Kelly Brown (CAN) 9.800 9.600 9.700 9.725 19.425
8   Chen Yongyan (CHN) 9.900 9.750 9.825 9.475 19.300

ReferencesEdit

Preceded by
Gymnastics at the 1980 Summer Olympics – Women's vault
Women's Vault Event
1984
Succeeded by
Gymnastics at the 1988 Summer Olympics – Women's vault