Micki King

United States

Diving

B: July 26, 1944

1972 Olympic Springboard Champion

In first place after eight dives on the 3 meter springboard at the 1968 Olympics, King hit the board on her ninth dive and broke her left forearm. She completed her final dive, but dropped to fourth place. In Munich in 1972 she won the gold medal, taking the lead with her eighth dive. She finished 5th on the 10 meter platform event in Munich. King won silver medals on the springboard at the 1967 and '71 Pan American Games. She is a member of the United States Olympic Hall of Fame and the International Swimming Hall of Fame.

SUPERSTARS RECORD
EVENT
PLACE POINTS MONEY
EVENT WINS
1975 Women's Preliminary 1
1
58
$15,800
352 Yards, Swimming, 60 Yards, Obstacle Course
1975 Women's Final
3
36
$8,600
Swimming, Quarter Mile Run
1976 Women's Preliminary 2
4
30
$3,000
Quarter Mile Run
1976 Women's Final
5
24 1/3
$2,433
Quarter Mile Run
TOTALS
124 1/3
$29,833
8

PERSONAL BESTS
Swimming - 25 Meters
14.54
1975 Women's Final
Swimming - 50 Meters
31.24
1976 Women's Final
Tennis
2nd
1975 Women's Preliminary 1
Rowing
43.30
1976 Women's Final
Bowling
146
1976 Women's Final
Softball Throw
151' 10"
1975 Women's Final
60 Yard Dash
7.62
1975 Women's Final
352 Yard Run
48.7
1975 Women's Preliminary 1
Quarter Mile Run
1:01.62
1976 Women's Final
Obstacle Course
26.79
1976 Women's Final
Points Scored

58

1975 Women's Preliminary 1



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