Diving
at the Games of the XXII Olympiad
Swimming Moscow 1980.jpg
VenueSwimming Pool at the Olimpiysky Sports Complex
Dates20 July 1980 (1980-07-20) through
28 July 1980 (1980-07-28)
No. of events4
Competitors67 from 21 nations
← 1976
1984 →

At the 1980 Summer Olympics in Moscow, four diving events were contested during a competition that took place at the Olimpiysky Sports Complex Swimming Pool, from 20 to 28 July (24 July, rest day), comprising 67 divers from 21 nations.[1]

Medal summary

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.[2]

Men

Event Gold Silver Bronze
3 m springboard
details
Aleksandr Portnov
 Soviet Union
Carlos Girón
 Mexico
Giorgio Cagnotto
 Italy
10 m platform
details
Falk Hoffmann
 East Germany
Vladimir Aleynik
 Soviet Union
David Ambartsumyan
 Soviet Union

Women

Event width=225 Gold Silver Bronze
3 m springboard
details
Irina Kalinina
 Soviet Union
Martina Proeber
 East Germany
Karin Guthke
 East Germany
10 m platform
details
Martina Jäschke
 East Germany
Sirvard Emirzyan
 Soviet Union
Liana Tsotadze
 Soviet Union

Medal table

RankNationGoldSilverBronzeTotal
1 Soviet Union (URS)2226
2 East Germany (GDR)2114
3 Mexico (MEX)0101
4 Italy (ITA)0011
Totals (4 entries)44412

Participating nations

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

See also

Notes

  1. ^ "Diving at the 1980 Summer Olympics". Olympedia. Retrieved 20 May 2020.
  2. ^ Organising Committee of the Games of the XXII Olympiad. p. 461.

References