Diving

USA Diving Withdraws from 2020 World Junior Diving Championships in Kyiv

The 2020 FINA World Junior Diving Championships are scheduled to take place beginning in late November in Kyiv, Ukraine.

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The Watercannon Portable Aerator Solves The problem Of Hot Swimming Pool Water

Coaches and swimmers know that training in hot pool water leads to overheating and exhaustion. The warmer the water, the less heat dissipated from the body.

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NAU Diving’s Aly Jones Works Her Way Back To The Pool

After several injury setbacks, Jones is ready to get back doing the sport she loves.

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NCAA Division 1 Council to Adopt New Transfer Rules by January 2021

The NCAA Division 1 Council has committed to adopt a uniform transfer rule by January 2021, which will allow for more flexibility for student-athletes.

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Diving Platform at Liberty University Collapses; No Injuries Reported

A 1-meter diving platform at Liberty’s 3-year old natatorium collapsed last week. The school is still trying to determine what happened.

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Drew Taylor Inducted Into Wake Forest Sports Hall of Fame Class Of 2020

Taylor won five of the six ACC Championships in which he competed from 1964-66. Wake Forest no longer has a men’s swimming & diving program.

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LEN Survey Reveals Most Elite European Swimmers are Back in the Water

LEN, the leading body for aquatic sports in Europe has released the results of a survey conducted on its athletes, revealing many are resuming training.

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USA Diving Announces New Diversity Programs in Wake of Black Lives Matter Movement

USA Diving has formed a Diversity, Equality and Inclusion Council to address internal “challenges” that the organization has identified regarding…

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Olympic Diver Steele Johnson Featured on ABC Show “To Tell the Truth”

Team USA Olympic diver and silver medalist Steele Johnson was featured on a recent episode of the ABC show “To Tell the Truth”.

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Gary Cox Announced As American College Connection’s New Director of Diving

Cox served as the Assistant Diving coach at the U of Nebraska and the head coach for Nebraska Aquatics diving for 4 years. 

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2019 MAC Men’s Diving Coach of the Year KongRong Li Won’t Return to Miami (OH)

Li, who has coached a Mid-American Conference diver of the year in 10 of his 13 seasons at Miami. The school says he won’t return next season.

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NBC Sports to Feature a Week of Diving World Championship Coverage

Beginning Monday, June 1, The Olympic Channel will host a week of replays of diving events at the 2019 World Aquatics Championships.

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IU Expects Brinegar & Capobianco Back From Olympic Gap Years

The Indiana Hoosiers expect NCAA champion diver Andrew Capobianco and NCAA runner-up distance man Michael Brinegar to return from Olympic gap years.

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Loschiavo, Hakan Set To Return To Purdue For 2020-2021 Season

Big Ten champion diver Brandon Loschiavo and school record-holding 500 freestyler Batuhan Hakan should return for Purdue this year after Olympic gap years.

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NCAA Champ Sarah Bacon Returning For Minnesota Gophers In 2020-2021

At least one of Minnesota’s two impact diving redshirts will return to the active roster for the 2020-2021 NCAA season: two-time NCAA champ Sarah Bacon.

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