Diving at the 1960 Summer Olympics

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At the 1960 Summer Olympics in Rome, four diving events were contested.

Medal summary[edit]

The events are labelled as 3 metre springboard and 10 metre platform by the International Olympic Committee,[1] and appeared on the 1960 Official Report as 3-metre springboard diving and 10-metre high diving, respectively.[2]

Men[edit]

Event Gold Silver Bronze
3 metre springboard  Gary Tobian
United States (USA)
 Samuel Hall
United States (USA)
 Juan Botella
Mexico (MEX)
10 metre platform  Bob Webster
United States (USA)
 Gary Tobian
United States (USA)
 Brian Phelps
Great Britain (GBR)

Women[edit]

Event Gold Silver Bronze
3 metre springboard  Ingrid Krämer
Germany (EUA)
 Paula Jean Myers-Pope
United States (USA)
 Elizabeth Ferris
Great Britain (GBR)
10 metre platform  Ingrid Krämer
Germany (EUA)
 Paula Jean Myers-Pope
United States (USA)
 Ninel Krutova
Soviet Union (URS)

Medal table[edit]

 Rank  Nation Gold Silver Bronze Total
1  United States (USA) 2 4 0 6
2  Germany (EUA) 2 0 0 2
3  Great Britain (GBR) 0 0 2 2
4  Mexico (MEX) 0 0 1 1
 Soviet Union (URS) 0 0 1 1

See also[edit]

Notes[edit]

  1. ^ IOC medals database
  2. ^ The Organizing Committee of the Games of the XVII Olympiad, pp. 553-4.

References[edit]