diving event


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Related to diving event: Springboard diving
  • noun

Synonyms for diving event

an athletic competition that involves diving into water

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Tom Daley on the way to victory in the world 10metre platform diving event and (inset) showing off his gold medal
The region is famous for its diving, and a special diving event saw winners take home brand new diving equipment.
I saw him in The Games recently and it reminded me of seeing him stripped down for the diving event.
FALLING SHORT: Tony Ally and Mark Shipman who finished fifth in the three metre synchronised springboard diving event after being in contention for a bronze medal
STARTING THEM YOUNG: SPORTING PRODIGIESHingis; 16 years and 188 days when she won Australian Open in 1997 OTHERS Youngest to win an Olympic gold medal: Marjorie Gestring (USA) won the three-metre Springboard Diving event in 1936 aged 13 years, 268 days.
The diving event will take place in the Royal Commonwealth Pool in Edinburgh, which held events at the two editions of the Games held in the Scottish capital in 1970 and 1986, with England's Tom Daley the star attraction.
Edinburgh Leisure has invested PS34,000 in two new diving boards at the Olympic standard facility, which will host the diving event when the Commonwealth Games comes to Scotland this year.
Among the 23 people featured, with a five-strong cast playing multiple roles, was 75-year-old Charmian Rawlings, from Thornley, County Durham, who at the age of just 15 was the youngest member of the British squad to compete in the springboard diving event at the Olympic Games in Helsinki in 1952, where she finished fifth before going on to more career highs.
Daley, who won bronze in the men's 10m platform diving event, posted the following (https://twitter.
Crowds were glued to Team GB's diving duo Tom Daley and his partner Pete Waterfield cheering them on even though they missed out on a medal when they finished fourth in the men's synchronised 10m platform diving event.
Jenn Kordash won the 1-meter diving event for the Tigers.
Just as Priyanka Banerjee of Bengal was heading towards the diving board for her one meter springboard diving event, she fell on a drain cover that was lying loose.
Canidae is helping to make sure the crowd is entertained by bringing the famous Splash Dog dock diving event and Rockets K-9 Comets Frisbee catching dogs, both of which Canidae is proud to sponsor at events across the nation as part of its Special Achievers program for outstanding animals that entertain us and serve our communities.
In what diving event is Tom Daley the world champion?
Among the prominent events, Dubai saw an impressive scuba diving event by members of the Emirates Diving Association at the Dubai Aquarium that was aimed at spreading awareness of preservation of environment.