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 m springboard
details
Kenneth Sitzberger
 United States
Frank Gorman
 United States
Lawrence Andreasen
 United States
10 m platform
details
Bob Webster
 United States
Klaus Dibiasi
 Italy
Tom Gompf
 United States

Women[edit]

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

Medal table[edit]

RankNationGoldSilverBronzeTotal
1 United States (USA)3238
2 United Team of Germany (EUA)1102
3 Italy (ITA)0101
4 Soviet Union (URS)0011
Totals (4 nations)44412


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]

  • "Olympic Medal Winners". International Olympic Committee. Retrieved 2006-11-22.
  • The Organising Committee for The Games of the XVIII Olympiad (October 1966). The Official Report of The Games of the XVIII Olympiad Tokyo 1964, Volume II (pdf). Tokyo: The Organising Committee for The Games of the XVIII Olympiad. Retrieved 2007-01-03.

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