Diving at the 1960 Summer Olympics

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Gary Tobian (left) and Bob Webster in 1960
Left-right: Paula Jean Myers-Pope, Ingrid Krämer and Elizabeth Ferris at the 1960 Olympics

At the 1960 Summer Olympics in Rome, four diving events were contested.[1]

Medal summary[edit]

The events are labelled as 3 metre springboard and 10 metre platform by the International Olympic Committee,[2] and appeared on the 1960 Official Report as 3-metre springboard diving and 10-metre high diving, respectively.[3]

Men[edit]

Event Gold Silver Bronze
3 metre springboard
details
Gary Tobian
 United States
Samuel Hall
 United States
Juan Botella
 Mexico
10 metre platform
details
Bob Webster
 United States
Gary Tobian
 United States
Brian Phelps
 Great Britain

Women[edit]

Event Gold Silver Bronze
3 metre springboard
details
Ingrid Krämer
 United Team of Germany
Paula Jean Myers-Pope
 United States
Elizabeth Ferris
 Great Britain
10 metre platform
details
Ingrid Krämer
 United Team of Germany
Paula Jean Myers-Pope
 United States
Ninel Krutova
 Soviet Union

Medal table[edit]

 Rank  Nation Gold Silver Bronze Total
1  United States (USA) 2 4 0 6
2  United Team of Germany (EUA) 2 0 0 2
3  Great Britain (GBR) 0 0 2 2
4  Mexico (MEX) 0 0 1 1
 Soviet Union (URS) 0 0 1 1

See also[edit]

Notes[edit]

  1. ^ Diving at the 1960 Roma Summer Games. sports-reference.com
  2. ^ IOC medals database. olympic.org
  3. ^ The Organizing Committee of the Games of the XVII Olympiad, pp. 553-4.

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