Athletics at the 1932 Summer Olympics – Women's discus throw

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Women's discus throw
at the Games of the X Olympiad
Venue Los Angeles Memorial Coliseum
Dates August 2
Competitors 9 from 4 nations
Gold medal 
Silver medal 
Bronze medal 
«1928 1936»
Athletics at the
1932 Summer Olympics
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Track events
100 m   men   women
200 m men
400 m men
800 m men
1500 m men
5000 m men
10,000 m men
80 m hurdles women
110 m hurdles men
400 m hurdles men
3000 m steeple men
4×100 m relay men women
4×400 m relay men
Road events
Marathon men
50 km walk men
Field events
Long jump men
Triple jump men
High jump men women
Pole vault men
Shot put men
Discus throw men women
Javelin throw men women
Hammer throw men
Combined events
Decathlon men

The women's discus throw event at the 1932 Olympic Games took place August 2.


Final standings[edit]

Rank Name Nationality Distance Notes
1st Lillian Copeland United States 40.58 OR
2nd Ruth Osburn United States 40.12 OR
3rd Jadwiga Wajs Poland 38.74
4 Tilly Fleischer Germany 36.12
5 Grete Heublein Germany 34.66
6 Stanisława Walasiewicz Poland 33.60
7 Mitsue Ishizu Japan 33.52
8 Ellen Braumüller Germany 33.15
9 Margaret Jenkins United States 30.22

Key: OR = Olympic record