USA Diving Tweaks 2021 Olympic Trials Schedule for More Television Time

Braden Keith
by Braden Keith 0

October 20th, 2020 Diving, News

USA Diving has announced a change to the schedule for the Tokyo Olympic Diving Trials. The move was made in partnership with NBC Olympics to try and get more airtime for America’s top divers in the lead-in to the Olympic Games.

The Tokyo Olympic Trials were already rescheduled once as part of the 2020 Olympic calendar push to 2021 amid the ongoing coronavirus pandemic.

The dates will remain the same, running from June 6-13, 2021, in Indianapolis, but the times and order of certain competitions have shifted. USA Diving says this will get the event increased exposure across NBC’s networks, including some primetime slots on NBC’s flagship broadcast channel.

Note: The published schedule is based on U.S. Divers earning the full allotment of available Olympic Spots at the upcoming FINA World Cup and, as such, is subject to change.

The 2020 Tokyo Olympic Gmaes will run from July 23-August 8, 2021, with diving running rom July 25-August 7.

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Braden Keith is the Editor-in-Chief and a co-founder/co-owner of He first got his feet wet by building The Swimmers' Circle beginning in January 2010, and now comes to SwimSwam to use that experience and help build a new leader in the sport of swimming. Aside from his life on the InterWet, …

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