Athletics at the 1936 Summer Olympics – Women's high jump

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Women's high jump
at the Games of the XI Olympiad
Dates August 9
Medalists
1st, gold medalist(s) Ibolya Csák
 Hungary
2nd, silver medalist(s) Dorothy Odam
 Great Britain
3rd, bronze medalist(s) Elfriede Kaun
 Germany
← 1932
1948 →
Athletics at the
1936 Summer Olympics
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Track events
100 m   men   women
200 m men
400 m men
800 m men
1500 m men
5000 m men
10,000 m men
80 m hurdles women
110 m hurdles men
400 m hurdles men
3000 m steeple men
4×100 m relay men women
4×400 m relay men
Road events
Marathon men
50 km walk men
Field events
Long jump men
Triple jump men
High jump men women
Pole vault men
Shot put men
Discus throw men women
Javelin throw men women
Hammer throw men
Combined events
Decathlon men

The women's high jump event was part of the track and field athletics programme at the 1936 Summer Olympics. The competition was held on August 9, 1936. The final was won by Hungarian Ibolya Csák.

Results[edit]

Final standings[edit]

Rank Name Nationality Height Notes
1st, gold medalist(s) Ibolya Csák  Hungary 1.60
2nd, silver medalist(s) Dorothy Odam  Great Britain 1.60
3rd, bronze medalist(s) Elfriede Kaun  Germany 1.60
4 Dora Ratjen  Germany 1.58 DQ
5 Marguerite Nicolas  France 1.58
6 Fanny Blankers-Koen  Netherlands 1.55
6 Annette Rogers  United States 1.55
6 Doris Carter  Australia 1.55
9 Alice Arden  United States 1.50
9 Kathlyn Kelley  United States 1.50
9 Margaret Bell  Canada 1.50
9 Wanda Nowak  Austria 1.50
9 Nellie Carrington  Great Britain 1.50
14 Catherine Stevens  Belgium 1.40
14 Tini Koopmans  Netherlands 1.40
14 Junko Nishida  Japan 1.40
17 Irja Lipasti  Finland 1.30

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