Diving at the 1948 Summer Olympics – Women's 3 metre springboard
|Women's 3 metre springboard
at the Games of the XIV Olympiad
|Diving at the
1948 Summer Olympics
|3 m springboard||men||women|
|10 m platform||men||women|
The competition was held on Saturday July 31, on Monday August 2, and on Tuesday August 3. It was split into two sets of dives:
- Compulsory dives
- Divers performed four pre-chosen dives (from different categories) – a running straight header forward, backward header with pike, running straight isander-half gainer reverse dive, and backward spring and forward dive with pike.
- Facultative dives
- Divers performed four dives of their choice (from different categories and different from the compulsory).
Sixteen divers from eight nations competed.
|Vicki Draves (USA)||108.74|
|Zoe Ann Olsen (USA)||108.23|
|Patsy Elsener (USA)||101.30|
|4||Nicolle Péllissard (FRA)||100.38|
|5||Gudrun Grömer (AUT)||93.30|
|6||Edna Child (GBR)||91.63|
|7||Mady Moreau (FRA)||89.43|
|8||Jacoba Heck (NED)||87.61|
|9||Birte Christoffersen (DEN)||87.12|
|10||Jeannette Aubert (FRA)||86.96|
|11||Alma Staudinger (AUT)||86.93|
|12||Cobie Floor (NED)||83.14|
|13||Esme Harris (GBR)||74.10|
|14||Kay Cuthbert (GBR)||72.40|
|15||Inger Nordbø (NOR)||70.86|
|16||Ivonne Belaustegigoitia (MEX)||58.18|
- Organising Committee for the XIV Olympiad London 1948 (1951). "The Official Report of the Organising Committee for the XIV Olympiad London 1948" (pdf). Organising Committee for the XIV Olympiad London 1948. pp. pp.637–9. Retrieved 2006-12-31.[dead link]
- Herman de Wael (2002-10-09). "Diving - women's springboard (London 1948)". Retrieved 2006-12-31.