Diving at the 1988 Summer Olympics

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At the 1988 Summer Olympics in Seoul, four diving events were contested during a competition that took place at the Jamsil Indoor Swimming Pool, from 17 to 20 September and from 26 to 29 September, comprising 81 divers from 30 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
 United States
Tan Liangde
 China
Li Deliang
 China
10 metre platform
details
Greg Louganis
 United States
Xiong Ni
 China
Jesús Mena
 Mexico

Women[edit]

Event Gold Silver Bronze
3 metre springboard
details
Gao Min
 China
Li Qing
 China
Kelly McCormick
 United States
10 metre platform
details
Xu Yanmei
 China
Michele Mitchell
 United States
Wendy Williams
 United States

Medal table[edit]

 Rank  Nation Gold Silver Bronze Total
1  China (CHN) 2 3 1 6
2  United States (USA) 2 1 2 5
3  Mexico (MEX) 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. ^ Seoul Olympic Organizing Committee, p. 541.

References[edit]