The 2018 USA Diving Winter Trials continued Tuesday with synchro competitions in the men’s platform and the women’s 3-meter.
Katinka Hosszu has been named the FINA World Swimmer of the Year for a record 4th time.
USA Diving will return to the campus of Georgia Institute of Technology in Atlanta December 16 at the McAuley Aquatic Center for the 2018 USA Diving Winter Trials, which will run through December 21.
The United States Olympic Committee today announced finalists for the Team USA Awards presented by Dow, Best of November, which recognize the outstanding achievements of Team USA athletes from last month.
Six nations – China, DPR Korea, Japan, Mexico, Russia and Singapore – claimed at least one victory this weekend in Singapore (SGP), the last host of the FINA Diving Grand Prix 2018, from November 23-25.
Australian Diver Alysha Koloi at the Gold Coast FINA Grand Prix
The home divers stole the gold in the men’s 3m springboard with Kevin Chavez (429.45), in the women’s 10m platform with Emily Boyd, in the women’s 3m synchro with Georgia Shehan / Esther Qin and in the mixed 3m with Anabelle Smith / Domonic Bedgood.
Led by two medal winning performances by Krysta Palmer (Carson City, Nev./Reno, Nev.), Team USA won two medals on the final day of competition at the FINA Gold Coast Grand Prix in Australia.
Katrina Young clinched the bronze medal for Team USA in Friday’s women’s 10-meter finals, while teammate David Boudia earned the silver medal in the men’s 3-meter in his first competition since the 2016 Summer Olympic Games.
Krysta Palmer (Carson City, Nev./Reno, Nev.) clinched a spot in the women’s 3-meter finals after finishing second in her semifinal group on day two of the Gold Coast Grand Prix.
In his first competition since competing in the 2016 Summer Olympic Games Rio de Janeiro, David Boudia clinched a spot in the men’s 3-meter finals after finishing first in his semifinal group.
58-year-old Gerard Dunn competed at the Irish Open Diving Championships, becoming the oldest senior competitor in event history.
Malaysian and Chinese divers took all gold medals at stake in Kuala Lumpur (MAS) this weekend (November 9-11), as the capital was hosting the fifth of seven legs of the FINA Diving Grand Prix 2018.
Gary Hunt (GBR) and Rhiannan Iffland (AUS) were the best at the 2018 FINA High Diving World Cup, organized on November 9-10 in Abu Dhabi (UAE).
Ellie Smart captured the bronze medal Saturday in the women’s 20-meter event, bringing Team USA its sole medal from the FINA High Diving World Cup.