Athletics at the 1984 Summer Olympics – Women's high jump

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Athletics at the
1984 Summer Olympics
Athletics pictogram.svg
Track events
100 m   men   women
200 m men women
400 m men women
800 m men women
1500 m men women
3000 m women
5000 m men
10,000 m men
100 m hurdles women
110 m hurdles men
400 m hurdles men women
3000 m
steeplechase
men
4×100 m relay men women
4×400 m relay men women
Road events
Marathon men women
20 km walk men
50 km walk men
Field events
Long jump men women
Triple jump men
High jump men women
Pole vault men
Shot put men women
Discus throw men women
Javelin throw men women
Hammer throw men
Combined events
Heptathlon women
Decathlon men

These are the official results of the Women's High Jump event at the 1984 Summer Olympics in Los Angeles, California. The final was held on Friday August 10, 1984.

Medalists[edit]

Gold  Ulrike Meyfarth
West Germany (FRG)
Silver  Sara Simeoni
Italy (ITA)
Bronze  Joni Huntley
United States (USA)

Abbreviations[edit]

  • All results shown are in metres
Q automatic qualification
q qualification by rank
DNS did not start
NM no mark
OR olympic record
WR world record
AR area record
NR national record
PB personal best
SB season best

Records[edit]

Standing records prior to the 1984 Summer Olympics
World Record  Lyudmila Andonova (BUL) 2.07 m July 20, 1984 East Germany Berlin, East Germany
Olympic Record  Sara Simeoni (ITA) 1.97 m July 26, 1980 Soviet Union Moscow, Soviet Union
Broken records during the 1984 Summer Olympics
Olympic Record  Ulrike Meyfarth (FRG) 2.00 m August 9, 1984 United States Los Angeles, United States
Olympic Record  Ulrike Meyfarth (FRG) 2.02 m August 9, 1984 United States Los Angeles, United States

Qualification[edit]

  • Held on Thursday August 9, 1984
RANK QUALIFICATION GROUP HEIGHT
1.  Christine Stanton (AUS) 1.90 m
 Heike Redetzky (FRG)
 Maryse Ewanjé-Epée (FRA)
 Sara Simeoni (ITA)
 Ulrike Meyfarth (FRG)
6.  Pamela Spencer (USA) 1.90 m
7.  Joni Huntley (USA) 1.90 m
8.  Diana Elliott (GBR) 1.90 m
9.  Debbie Brill (CAN) 1.90 m
 Yang Wenqin (CHN)
11.  Louise Ritter (USA) 1.90 m
12.  Vanessa Browne (AUS) 1.90 m
13.  Zheng Dazhen (CHN) 1.90 m
 Niculina Vasile (ROU)
15.  Brigitte Holzapfel (FRG) 1.90 m
16.  Lidija Lapajne (YUG) 1.87 m
17.  Hisayo Fukumitsu (JPN) 1.87 m
18.  Megumi Sato (JPN) 1.84 m
19.  Judy Simpson (GBR) 1.84 m
20.  Brigitte Rougeron (FRA) 1.84 m
21.  Ge Ping (CHN) 1.84 m
22.  Laura Agront (PUR) 1.80 m
 Chris Soetewey (BEL)
24.  Liliana Arigoni (ARG) 1.80 m
 Thórdís Gísladóttir (ISL)
26.  Isabel Mozún (ESP) 1.75 m
27.  Brigitte Reid (CAN) 1.70 m
 Constance Senghor (SEN)
29.  Liu Yen-Chiu (TPE) 1.70 m
 Marjon Wijnsma (NED) DNS

Final[edit]

  • Held on August 10, 1984
RANK FINAL HEIGHT
Med 1.png  Ulrike Meyfarth (FRG) 2.02 m OR
Med 2.png  Sara Simeoni (ITA) 2.00 m
Med 3.png  Joni Huntley (USA) 1.97 m
4.  Maryse Ewanjé-Epée (FRA) 1.94 m
5.  Debbie Brill (CAN) 1.94 m
6.  Vanessa Browne (AUS) 1.94 m
7.  Zheng Dazhen (CHN) 1.91 m
8.  Louise Ritter (USA) 1.91 m
9.  Diana Elliott (GBR) 1.88 m
 Yang Wenqin (CHN)
11.  Heike Redetzky (FRG) 1.85 m
 Pamela Spencer (USA)
 Christine Stanton (AUS)
 Niculina Vasile (ROU)
 Brigitte Holzapfel (FRG)

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