Diving at the 2020 Summer Olympics – Qualification

Qualification for diving at the 2020 Summer Olympics allocated a total of 136 quota spots, evenly divided between men and women. Each nation may enter not more than 16 divers (up to eight males and eight females) with up to two in each individual event and a pair in each synchronized event. Athletes must be 14 years of age by the end of 2020 to compete.

SummaryEdit

For individual diving, the top twelve from the 2019 World Championships, the five continental champions and the eighteen semifinalists at the 2020 Diving World Cup will achieve a quota spot. For the pairs events, the top three from the world championships, the top four from the world cup and the hosts qualify. Additional quota places go to the next best finishers in the World Cup until the maximum number of divers is reached.

Nation Synchronized diving Individual diving Total
Men's
3 m
Men's
10 m
Women's
3 m
Women's
10m
Men's
3 m
Men's
10 m
Women's
3 m
Women's
10 m
Quotas Athletes
  Australia 1 2 2 2 7 7
  Canada X 1 2 2 6 7
  China X X X X 2 2 2 2 12 16
  Colombia 2 2 2
  Egypt 1 1 1 3 3
  France 1 1 1
  Germany 1 1 2 2
  Great Britain X X 2 2 1 1 8 10
  Italy 1 1 1
  Japan X X X X 1 1 1 7 11
  Malaysia X 2 1 4 5
  Mexico X X 1 1 1 1 6 8
  Netherlands 1 1 2 2
  New Zealand 1 1 1
  North Korea 1 1 1
  Russia X 2 2 1 6 7
  Singapore 1 1 1
  South Africa 1 1 1
  South Korea 1 1 2 2
  Ukraine 1 1 1 1 4 4
  United States X 2 2 2 7 8
Total: 21 NOCs 8 8 8 8 18+ 18+ 18+ 18+ 100+ 136

TimelineEdit

Event Date Venue
2019 World Aquatics Championships July 12–20, 2019   Gwangju
2019 Pan American Games August 1-5, 2019   Lima
2019 European Diving Championships August 5–11, 2019   Kyiv
2019 Asian Diving Cup September 6–8, 2019   Kuala Lumpur
2019 Oceania Diving Championships December 12–15, 2019   Auckland
2019 African Diving Qualifier December 16–18, 2019   Durban
2020 FINA Diving World Cup TBA   Tokyo
Re-allocation of unused quota

Synchronized divingEdit

Men's 3 m synchronized springboardEdit

Competition Places Qualified teams
FINA World Championships 3   China
  Great Britain
  Mexico
FINA Diving World Cup 4
Host nation 1   Japan
Total 8

Men's 10 m synchronized platformEdit

Competition Places Qualified teams
FINA World Championships 3   China
  Great Britain
  Russia
FINA Diving World Cup 4
Host nation 1   Japan
Total 8

Women's 3 m synchronized springboardEdit

Competition Places Qualified teams
FINA World Championships 3   China
  Canada
  Mexico
FINA Diving World Cup 4
Host nation 1   Japan
Total 8

Women's 10 m synchronized platformEdit

Competition Places Qualified teams
FINA World Championships 3   China
  Malaysia
  United States
FINA Diving World Cup 4
Host nation 1   Japan
Total 8

Individual divingEdit

Men's 3 m springboardEdit

For the individual events, any one diver can only gain 1 quota place per event for their NOC.

Competition Places Qualified divers
FINA World Championships 12   China (Xie Siyi)
  China (Cao Yuan)
  Great Britain (Jack Laugher)
  United States (David Boudia)
  Russia (Nikita Shleikher)
  Mexico (Rommel Pacheco)
  Colombia (Sebastián Morales)
  Russia (Evgeny Kuznetsov)
  Germany (Patrick Hausding)
  Ukraine (Oleg Kolodiy)
  South Korea (Woo Ha-ram)
  United States (Mike Hixon)
2019 Pan American Games 1   Colombia (Daniel Restrepo)
2019 European Diving Championships 1   Great Britain (James Heatly)
2019 Asian Diving Cup 1   Japan (Ken Terauchi)
2019 Oceania Diving Championships 1   Australia (Li Shixin)
2019 African Diving Qualifier 1   Egypt (Mohab El-Kordy)
FINA Diving World Cup Up to 18
Re-allocation of unused quota
Total

Men's 10 m platformEdit

For the individual events, any one diver can only gain 1 quota place per event for their NOC.

Competition Places Qualified divers
FINA World Championships 12   China (Yang Jian)
  China (Yang Hao)
  Great Britain (Tom Daley)
  South Korea (Woo Ha-ram)
  United States (David Dinsmore)
  Great Britain (Noah Williams)
  Ukraine (Oleksii Sereda)
  France (Benjamin Auffret)
  United States (Brandon Loschiavo)
  Russia (Aleksandr Bondar)
  Canada (Vincent Riendeau)
  Australia (Cassiel Rousseau)
2019 Pan American Games 1   Mexico (Kevin Berlin)
2019 European Diving Championships 1   Russia (Ruslan Ternovoi)
2019 Asian Diving Cup 1   Singapore (Jonathan Chan)
2019 Oceania Diving Championships 1   Australia (Domonic Bedggood)
2019 African Diving Qualifier 1   Egypt (Youssef Ezzat)
FINA Diving World Cup Up to 18
Re-allocation of unused quota
Total

Women's 3 m springboardEdit

For the individual events, any one diver can only gain 1 quota place per event for their NOC.

Competition Places Qualified divers
FINA World Championships 12   China (Shi Tingmao)
  Australia (Maddison Keeney)
  China (Wang Han)
  Canada (Jennifer Abel)
  Germany (Tina Punzel)
  Canada (Pamela Ware)
  Japan (Sayaka Mikami)
  Great Britain (Grace Reid)
  Ukraine (Viktoriya Kesar)
  Malaysia (Ng Yan Yee)
  Netherlands (Inge Jansen)
  Australia (Esther Qin)
2019 Pan American Games 1   Mexico (Dolores Hernández)
2019 European Diving Championships 1   Russia (Kristina Ilinykh)
2019 Asian Diving Cup 1   Malaysia (Nur Dhabitah Sabri)
2019 Oceania Diving Championships 1   New Zealand (Elizabeth Cui)
2019 African Diving Qualifier 1   South Africa (Micaela Bouter)
FINA Diving World Cup Up to 18
Re-allocation of unused quota
Total

Women's 10 m platformEdit

For the individual events, any one diver can only gain 1 quota place per event for their NOC.

Competition Places Qualified divers
FINA World Championships 12   China (Chen Yuxi)
  China (Lu Wei)
  Canada (Caeli McKay)
  Canada (Meaghan Benfeito)
  Italy (Noemi Batki)
  Australia (Melissa Wu)
  Great Britain (Lois Toulson)
  United States (Delaney Schnell)
  Malaysia (Pandelela Rinong)
  Japan (Matsuri Arai)
  Netherlands (Celine van Duijn)
  United States (Amy Cozad)
2019 Pan American Games 1   Mexico (Alejandra Orozco)
2019 European Diving Championships 1   Ukraine (Sofiya Lyskun)
2019 Asian Diving Cup 1   North Korea (Kim Mi-rae)
2019 Oceania Diving Championships 1   Australia (Nikita Hains)
2019 African Diving Qualifier 1   Egypt (Maha Gouda)
FINA Diving World Cup Up to 18
Re-allocation of unused quota
Total

ReferencesEdit