Diving at the 1984 Summer Olympics

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At the 1984 Summer Olympics in Los Angeles, four diving events were contested during a competition that took place at the Olympic Swim Stadium of the University of Southern California (USC), from 5 to 12 August, comprising 80 divers from 29 nations.

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 "platform diving", respectively.[1]

Men[edit]

Event Gold Silver Bronze
3 metre springboard
details
 Greg Louganis (USA)  Tan Liangde (CHN)  Ronald Merriott (USA)
10 metre platform
details
 Greg Louganis (USA)  Bruce Kimball (USA)  Li Kongzheng (CHN)

Women[edit]

Event Gold Silver Bronze
3 metre springboard
details
 Sylvie Bernier (CAN)  Kelly McCormick (USA)  Christina Seufert (USA)
10 metre platform
details
 Zhou Jihong (CHN)  Michele Mitchell (USA)  Wendy Wyland (USA)

Medal table[edit]

 Rank  Nation Gold Silver Bronze Total
1  United States (USA) 2 3 3 8
2  China (CHN) 1 1 1 3
3  Canada (CAN) 1 0 0 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. ^ Los Angeles Olympic Organizing Committee, p. 490.

References[edit]