British Diving has named a strong team of 13 divers who will travel to Gwangju, South Korea next month for the World Aquatics Championships.
Olympic champion Jack Laugher and world champion Tom Daley headline the Great Britain team that will contest the final leg of the 2019 FINA Diving World Series, which comes to London from 17-19 May.
A total of 21 British divers have been selected for the opening legs of the 2019 FINA Diving World Series and FINA Grand Prix, which kick off in just less than a month’s time.
The big names were out in force on day two of the British National Diving Cup, with Tom Daley, Matty Lee, Dan Goodfellow, Grace Reid, Kat Torrance and Gemma McArthur all taking home gold medals after a thrilling day of action.
On a busy opening day at the Plymouth Life Centre Jack Laugher and Dan Goodfellow delivered on their competitive synchro debut, clinching gold at the British National Diving Cup, matching the feat of young European champions Eden Cheng and Lois Toulson.
Briadam Herrera collected Team USA’s second medal of the Bolzano FINA Grand Prix after scoring 392.35 points to earn him the bronze medal in the men’s 3-meter final.
Alison Gibson (Austin, Texas) and Krysta Palmer (Carson City, Nev./Reno, Nev.) captured the silver medal in the women’s 3-meter synchro on day one of the Bolzano FINA Grand Prix.
Double World Cup medalist Jack Laugher is to head up the British team for the European Championships this summer.
Athletes from China dominated the second leg of the 2018 FINA Diving Grand Prix, held in Calgary (CAN) from May 10-13, earning seven gold medals out of the 10 events contested in the competition.
British Diving chief Alexei Evangulov has praised the form of his young diving team after it topped the medal table at the inaugural European Games with four golds in a six-medal haul.