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Diving at the 1924 Summer Olympics – Women's 10 metre platform

Women's 10 metre platform
at the Games of the VIII Olympiad
VenueSwimming Stadium Tourelles
DatesJuly 19 (semifinals)
July 20 (final)
Competitors11 from 6 nations
Medalists
Gold medal  22x20px United States
Silver medal  22x20px United States
Bronze medal  22x20px Sweden
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Diving at the
1924 Summer Olympics
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3 m springboard   men   women
10 m platform   men   women
Plain high diving   men  

The women's 10 metre platform, also reported as plongeons de haut vol ordinaires (English: regular high diving), was one of five diving events on the diving at the 1924 Summer Olympics programme. It was actually held from both 10 metre and 5 metre platforms. The competitors performed four compulsory dives. The competition was held on Saturday July 19, 1924 and Sunday July 20, 1924.

Eleven divers from six nations competed.

Results

First round

The three divers who scored the smallest number of points in each group of the first round advanced to the final.

Group 1

Place Diver Points Score
1 22x20px Elizabeth Becker (USA) 11 161
2 22x20px Hjördis Töpel (SWE) 11.5 159
3 22x20px Helen Meany (USA) 16.5 152
4 22x20px Verrall Newman (GBR) 18 154
5 22x20px Eva Olliwier (SWE) 20.5 148
6 22x20px Beatrice Armstrong (GBR) 27.5 141

Group 2

Place Diver Points Score
1 22x20px Caroline Smith (USA) 5.5 160
2 22x20px Isabelle White (GBR) 9.5 150
3 22x20px Edith Nielsen (DEN) 18.5 128
4 22x20px Margarete Adler (AUT) 19.5 125
5 22x20px Sophie Hennebert (BEL) 22 118

Final

Place Diver Points Score
1 22x20px Caroline Smith (USA) 10.5 166
2 22x20px Elizabeth Becker (USA) 11 167
3 22x20px Hjördis Töpel (SWE) 15.5 164
4 22x20px Edith Nielsen (DEN) 17.5 157
5 22x20px Helen Meany (USA) 22 148
6 22x20px Isabelle White (GBR) 28.5 140

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