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
Medalists
1st, gold medalist(s) Lillian Copeland
 United States
2nd, silver medalist(s) Ruth Osburn
 United States
3rd, bronze medalist(s) Jadwiga Wajs
 Poland
← 1928
1936 →

The women's discus throw event at the 1932 Olympic Games took place August 2.[1]

Results[edit]

Final standings[edit]

Rank Name Nationality Distance Notes
1st, gold medalist(s) Lillian Copeland  United States 40.58 OR
2nd, silver medalist(s) Ruth Osburn  United States 40.12 OR
3rd, bronze medalist(s) 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

References[edit]

  1. ^ "Athletics at the 1932 Los Angeles Summer Games: Women's Discus Throw". sports-reference.com. Retrieved 10 January 2018.