FINA Diving World Cup

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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]

Venues[edit]

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 2020 Tokyo  Japan

See also[edit]

References[edit]

  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. p. 260. ISBN 978-1-908843-15-9.

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