Diving at the 1988 Summer Olympics

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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 81 divers from 30 nations.

Medal summary[edit]

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.[1]

Men[edit]

Event Gold Silver Bronze
3 metre springboard
details
 Greg Louganis
United States (USA)
 Tan Liangde
China (CHN)
 Li Deliang
China (CHN)
10 metre platform
details
 Greg Louganis
United States (USA)
 Xiong Ni
China (CHN)
 Jesús Mena
Mexico (MEX)

Women[edit]

Event Gold Silver Bronze
3 metre springboard
details
 Gao Min
China (CHN)
 Li Qing
China (CHN)
 Kelly McCormick
United States (USA)
10 metre platform
details
 Xu Yanmei
China (CHN)
 Michelle Mitchell
United States (USA)
 Wendy Williams
United States (USA)

Medal table[edit]

 Rank  Nation Gold Silver Bronze Total
1  China (CHN) 2 3 1 6
2  United States (USA) 2 1 2 5
3  Mexico (MEX) 0 0 1 1

Participating nations[edit]

Here are listed the nations that were represented in the diving events and, in brackets, the number of national competitors.

See also[edit]

Notes[edit]

  1. ^ Seoul Olympic Organizing Committee, p. 541.

References[edit]