Diving at the 1964 Summer Olympics

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Diving at the 1964 Olympics on a stamp of Japan

At the 1964 Summer Olympics in Tokyo, four diving events were contested during a competition that took place at the Yoyogi National Gymnasium, from 11 to 18 October, comprising 82 divers from 21 nations.[1]

Medal summary[edit]

The events are named according to the International Olympic Committee labelling, but they appeared on the official report as "springboard diving" and "high diving", respectively.[2]

Men[edit]

Event Gold Silver Bronze
3 metre springboard
details
Kenneth Sitzberger
 United States
Frank Gorman
 United States
Lawrence Andreasen
 United States
10 metre platform
details
Bob Webster
 United States
Klaus Dibiasi
 Italy
Tom Gompf
 United States

Women[edit]

Event Gold Silver Bronze
3 metre springboard
details
Ingrid Krämer
 United Team of Germany
Jeanne Collier
 United States
Patsy Willard
 United States
10 metre platform
details
Lesley Bush
 United States
Ingrid Krämer
 United Team of Germany
Galina Alekseyeva
 Soviet Union

Medal table[edit]

 Rank  Nation Gold Silver Bronze Total
1  United States (USA) 3 2 3 8
2  United Team of Germany (EUA) 1 1 0 2
3  Italy (ITA) 0 1 0 1
4  Soviet Union (URS) 0 0 1 1

Participating nations[edit]

Here are listed the nations that were represented in the diving events and, in brackets, the number of national competitors.

See also[edit]

Notes[edit]

  1. ^ Diving at the 1964 Tokyo Summer Games. sports-reference.com
  2. ^ The Organizing Committee for the Games of the XVIII Olympiad, p. 522.

References[edit]

Coordinates: 35°40′04″N 139°42′01″E / 35.6678°N 139.7003°E / 35.6678; 139.7003