The FINA World Championships kick off on tomorrow. Australian Olympic diver Melissa Wu is set to take on her sixth World Championships in Gwangju.
Comments Off on 5 Divers from 4 Countries to Represent Funkita Swimwear at World Championships
David Dinsmore and Krysta Palmer finished first in the men’s 10-meter and women’s 3-meter semifinals Friday to lead the field of divers advancing to Sunday’s final at the USA Diving Senior National Championships.
Alison Gibson and Krysta Palmer won the women’s 3-meter synchro title and earned a spot on the 2019 World Championships team. Brandon Loschiavo and David Dinsmore won men’s 10-meter synchro, although Olympic silver medalist Steele Johnson and Ben Bramley earned the spot on the World Championships team.
The third leg of the FINA Diving Grand Prix 2019 concluded last night in Mission Viejo, California, USA, as the host nation clinched three gold medals.
U.S. divers claimed first in two events, had three second-place finishes and one third-place finish to close out the USA FINA Diving Grand Prix on Sunday.
Team USA had a successful Saturday, winning one gold and four bronze medals on the first day of finals at the USA FINA Diving Grand Prix.
Four Americans are among the divers qualifying for Saturday’s individual finals at the United States FINA Diving Grand Prix after preliminary and semifinal competition Thursday.
The FINA Diving Grand Prix will return to the United States for the first time in six years this week, April 11-14, 2019, at the newly renovated Marguerite Aquatics Center in Mission Viejo, California, with 25 countries competing in this week’s events.
With two weeks to go until the FINA Diving Grand Prix returns to the United States for the first time in six years April 11-14, 2019, USA Diving announced Wednesday that 25 divers, including three 2016 Olympians, will represent the stars and stripes in Mission Viejo, California.
The 2019 FINA Diving World Series – Beijing continued competition Thursday evening, as Team USA’s Maria Coburn (Austin, Texas) competed in the women’s 3-meter semifinal, finishing eighth overall.
Team USA returned to competition Thursday morning to compete in the 3-meter synchro finals, as Maria Coburn and Krysta Palmer placed seventh in the women’s event, while Mark Anderson and Tyler Downs were sixth on the men’s side.
Day one of the FINA Diving World Series – Beijing began with Team USA competing in the women’s and men’s platform synchro finals Wednesday evening.
After competing last week in the Sagamihara World Series in Japan, Team USA has arrived in Beijing, where all seven divers will compete at The National Aquatics Center – Water Cube, the home of Beijing 2008, for the second circuit of the World Series.
Competition continued for Team USA at the FINA Diving World Series 2019 – Sagamihara as Maria Coburn and Tarrin Gilliland placed eighth in the women’s 3-meter synchro, while Mark Anderson and Tyler Downs finished seventh in the men’s 3-meter synchro.