Diving
at the Games of the XXIII Olympiad
VenueUytengsu Aquatics Center
Dates5 August 1984 (1984-08-05) through
12 August 1984 (1984-08-12)
No. of events4
Competitors80 from 29 nations
← 1980
1988 →

At the 1984 Summer Olympics in Los Angeles, four diving events (2 for men and 2 for women) 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.[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
Greg Louganis
 United States
Tan Liangde
 China
Ronald Merriott
 United States
10 m platform
details
Greg Louganis
 United States
Bruce Kimball
 United States
Li Kongzheng
 China

Women

Event Gold Silver Bronze
3 m springboard
details
Sylvie Bernier
 Canada
Kelly McCormick
 United States
Christina Seufert
 United States
10 m platform
details
Zhou Jihong
 China
Michele Mitchell
 United States
Wendy Wyland
 United States

Medal table

RankNationGoldSilverBronzeTotal
1 United States (USA)2338
2 China (CHN)1113
3 Canada (CAN)1001
Totals (3 nations)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 1984 Summer Olympics". Olympedia. Retrieved 20 May 2020.
  2. ^ Los Angeles Olympic Organizing Committee, p. 490.

References