FINA Diving World Cup

The FINA Diving World Cup is an international biennial diving competition that was first contested in The Woodlands, Texas in 1979.[1]

The 2012 edition served as Diving's test event for the 2012 Olympics,[2] as well as the final qualifying event for Diving at those Games.

Tom Daley (UK, b. 21 May 1994) is the youngest medallist at a FINA Diving World Cup. He was aged 13 years 277 days when he won bronze in the 10 m synchro competition in Beijing, China, on 22 February 2008.[3]

VenuesEdit

Edition Year City Country
1 1979 The Woodlands   United States
2 1981 Mexico City   Mexico
3 1983 The Woodlands   United States
4 1985 Shanghai   China
5 1987 Amersfoort   Netherlands
6 1989 Indianapolis   United States
7 1991 Winnipeg   Canada
8 1993 Beijing   China
9 1995 Atlanta   United States
10 1997 Mexico City   Mexico
11 1999 Wellington   New Zealand
12 2000 Sydney   Australia
13 2002 Seville   Spain
14 2004 Athens   Greece
15 2006 Changshu   China
16 2008 Beijing   China
17 2010 Changzhou   China
18 2012 London   United Kingdom
19 2014 Shanghai   China
20 2016 Rio de Janeiro   Brazil
21 2018 Wuhan   China
22 2021 Tokyo   Japan[4][5]

See alsoEdit

ReferencesEdit

  1. ^ Structure. Fina.org. Retrieved on 2010-10-19.
  2. ^ London 2012 – Diving test event subpage of the FINA website. Published 2011-10-12; retrieved 2012-03-03.
  3. ^ Glenday, Craig (2014). Guinness World Records 2014. pp. 260. ISBN 978-1-908843-15-9.
  4. ^ "FINA Diving World Cup 2020 – Information Bulletin" (PDF). FINA. 20 December 2019. Retrieved 21 April 2020.
  5. ^ "Tokyo 2020 Test Events". 20 March 2020. Retrieved 1 April 2020.

External linksEdit