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Diving at the 1936 Berlin Summer Games:

Men's Springboard

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Host City: Berlin, Germany
Venue(s): Swimming Stadium, Imperial Sports Field, Berlin
Date Started: August 10, 1936
Date Finished: August 11, 1936
Format: 3 metre springboard. Final round only. Five compulsory and five optional dives.

Gold: USA Dick Degener
Silver: USA Marshall Wayne
Bronze: USA Al Greene

Summary

As they did at every Olympics from 1932-56, the American men swept the medals on the springboard. The gold medal went to Dick Degener, who had won bronze on springboard in 1932. Silver medalist Marshall Wayne returned a few days later to win gold on the platform in his only Olympic appearance. The bronze went to Al Greene in his only Olympic appearance.

Final Standings

Rank Athlete Age Team NOC Medal PTS
1 Dick Degener 24 United States USA Gold 163.57
2 Marshall Wayne 24 United States USA Silver 159.56
3 Al Greene 24 United States USA Bronze 146.29
4 Tsuneo Shibahara 19 Japan JPN 144.92
5 Johnny Weiß 22 Germany GER 141.24
6 Leo Esser 29 Germany GER 137.99
7 Winfried Mahraun 29 Germany GER 134.61
8 Tomio Koyanagi 20 Japan JPN 133.07
9 František Leikert 22 Czechoslovakia TCH 131.98
10 Branko Ziherl 19 Yugoslavia YUG 125.26
11 Ismael Ahmed Ramzi 18 Egypt EGY 121.67
12 Roger Heinkelé 23 France FRA 117.72
13 Ilmari Niemeläinen 25 Finland FIN 116.80
14 Ron Masters 23 Australia AUS 115.72
15T Josef Nesvadba 27 Czechoslovakia TCH 111.44
15T Hans Haasmann 20 Netherlands NED 111.44
17 Karl Steiner 30 Austria AUT 109.54
18 László Hidvégi 19 Hungary HUN 107.49
19 Ahmed Ibrahim Kamel Egypt EGY 105.02
20 Frederick Hodges 15 Great Britain GBR 102.98
21 Frédéric Boeni 22 Switzerland SUI 95.84
22 László Hódi 24 Hungary HUN 85.42
23 Max Happle 21 Switzerland SUI 80.24
AC Alfredo Álvarez Peru PER DNF