Figure skating at the 1932 Winter Olympics – Ladies' singles

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Figure skating at the
1932 Winter Olympics
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Individual   men   ladies
Pairs mixed

The ladies' individual figure skating event was held as part of the figure skating programme at the 1932 Winter Olympics. It was the fifth appearance of the event, which had previously been held twice at the Summer Olympics in 1908 and 1920 as was as twice at the Winter Games in 1924 and 1928. The competition was held on Tuesday February 9, 1932 and on Wednesday February 10, 1932.

Fifteen figure skaters from seven nations competed.

Medalists[edit]

Gold Silver Bronze
 Sonja Henie
Norway (NOR)
 Fritzi Burger
Austria (AUT)
 Maribel Vinson
United States (USA)

Results[edit]

Sonja Henie successfully defended her 1928 title with Austrian Fritzi Burger finishing in second place again.

The points and score are given as shown in the official Olympic report, placing Colledge in eighth, Phillips in ninth, Davis in twelfth, and Fisher in 13th.

Rank Name Nation CF FS Placements Score
1 Sonja Henie Norway 1 1 7 2302.5
2 Fritzi Burger Austria 2 2 18 2167.1
3 Maribel Vinson United States 3 3 23 2158.8
4 Constance Wilson-Samuel Canada 4 5 28 2129.5
5 Vivi-Anne Hultén Sweden 5 4 29 2129.5
6 Yvonne de Ligne Belgium 6 6 45 1942.5
7 Megan Taylor Great Britain 7 7 55 1911.8
8 Cecilia Colledge Great Britain 8 10 64 1851.6
9 Mollie Phillips Great Britain 9 9 63 1864.7
10 Joan Dix Great Britain 11 11 75 1833.6
11 Margaret Bennett United States 12 8 75 1826.8
12 Suzanne Davis United States 10 14 83 1780.4
13 Elizabeth Fisher Canada 13 12 82 1801.0
14 Louise Weigel United States 14 13 92 1769.4
15 Mary Littlejohn Canada 15 15 101 1711.6

Referee:

Judges:

References[edit]