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Bethany Hamilton Takes The ‘High Dive’
Bethany Hamilton heads out on the diving board in this new pic from Stars in Danger: The High Dive. The 22-year-old pro surfer will be competing against Jersey Shore star JWoww, actress Alexandra Paul, Kim Richards, Kyle Richards, David Chokachi, former …
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Diving-Miracle man LoBue claims high diving world title
BUDAPEST (Reuters) – Steve LoBue admitted to a “surreal moment” as he became the first American to win gold in the men’s 27 metres high divingat the world championships on Sunday. LoBue’s career-high victory came two years after he was hailed as a “miracle …
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Diving: Simpson wins world c’ships women’s high-diving gold
KAZAN, Russia (AFP) – The United States claimed gold and silver in the women’s high diving event at the world aquatics championships on Tuesday, as Rachelle Simpson took the title. The 27-year-old won gold after three rounds from 20m, where the divers …
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St. X favored at Southwest Ohio High School Swimming & Diving Classic
The largest invitational of its kind in the United States will be back for its 32 nd installment Saturday and Sunday as more than 2,900 swimmers from more than 100 schools hit the pool for the Southwest Ohio High School Swimming & Diving Classic.
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The Natural: Hudson High student dominates the diving board
NEW PORT RICHEY — All 78 pounds of Domineeka Luis hung by the tips of her toes on the skinny edge of the 1-meter board. A sharp spring sent Domineeka, 15, airborne. Then she cleanly sliced into the water. Seconds later her head popped up. “That was it!
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Three to go: Nicole Schwery, Lincoln Southwest diving
Nicole Schwery is having her best season as a senior. She is unbeaten in the diving competition during nine dual meets and won the Knight Invite and Millard North Invite. Schwery set school records for both six-dive format (259.75) and 11-dive (429.15).
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Diving: Miracle man LoBue claims high diving world title

Diving: Miracle man LoBue claims high diving world title
BUDAPEST (Reuters) – Steve LoBue admitted to a “surreal moment” as he became the first American to win gold in the men’s 27 meters high diving at the world championships on Sunday. LoBue’s career-high victory came two years after he was hailed as a …
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Life at the end of a diving board
Northeast dive coach Rob Babcock said diving involves grace, balance and is a dance routine with 11 different moves. Lincoln High sophomore Payton Prall, who has danced competitively in the past, said Links diving coach Reynaldo Castro often uses the same …
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St. X favored at Southwest Ohio High School Swimming & Diving Classic
The largest invitational of its kind in the United States will be back for its 32 nd installment Saturday and Sunday as more than 2,900 swimmers from more than 100 schools hit the pool for the Southwest Ohio High School Swimming & Diving Classic.
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Diving-Miracle man LoBue claims high diving world title

Diving-Miracle man LoBue claims high diving world title
BUDAPEST (Reuters) – Steve LoBue admitted to a “surreal moment” as he became the first American to win gold in the men’s 27 metres high divingat the world championships on Sunday. LoBue’s career-high victory came two years after he was hailed as a “miracle …
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High diving seems like great fun, but fear is always there
BUDAPEST, Hungary (AP) – Against the stunning backdrop of the Hungarian Parliament, looming on the opposite side of the Danube, 10 women spent a glorious summer afternoon climbing up a towering metal structure, all for the purpose of hurling themselves …
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Lady Plainsmen Swimming and Diving Has High Hopes for 2017 [VIDEO]
The 2017 girl’s high school swimming and diving season could turn out to be a banner one for Laramie High School. Laramie returns 19 state qualifiers, which includes seven All-State swimmers and divers, off last year’s team that finished as the 4A …
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sportFOX’s ‘Stars in Danger: The High Dive’ to film at Greensboro Aquatic Center
STARS IN DANGER: THE HIGH DIVE premieres on Wednesday, Jan. 9th at 8 p.m. The event’s finale will be filmed at the Greensboro Aquatic Center on Saturday, Dec. 15. Those interested in being a part of the studio audience at the GAC should visit: http://on …
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2 top leaders stepping down at USA Diving
Linda Paul, president and CEO, will retire in April after more than 16 years with USA Diving. High performance director Steve Foley is leaving after his contract expires at the end of this year and returning to his native Australia. “They have piloted …
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Giraffes take on high diving in ‘5m80’, a funny animated short film by Nicolas Deveaux.
Flixxy editors search the internet daily, to find the very best videos for you: SELECTION: From the 1 billion videos uploaded to YouTube daily, Flixxy editors selects only 3-5 videos to be added to the site daily. PG RATING: Flixxy videos and comments are …
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High Diving, a Crowd-Pleasing Sport, Pursues an Olympic Platform

sportHigh Diving, a Crowd-Pleasing Sport, Pursues an Olympic Platform
KAZAN, Russia — It makes no sense that the International Olympic Committee voted Beijing, a city devoid of snow, to be a Winter Games host but has resisted inviting high diving into the Summer Olympics. The men’s high diving event on Wednesday at the …
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High dive
SANDUSKY – Two world champion high divers performing at Cedar Point this summer jump from heights comparable to the tallest hill on the Blue Streak. Orlando Duque of Colombia performs a dive Monday from 80 feet in the air during the Extreme Splash 2005 …
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High Dive Fail Is A Reminder That Diving Should Be Banned (VIDEO)
We’re like 80 percent sure this isn’t how you’re supposed to do it. High diving can be as dangerous as it is terrifying. Just look at the clip above of this poor woman who appears to have second thoughts just as she reaches the edge of the diving platform.
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Greensborough’s Liam Atkins finishes fourth at World High Diving Federation

sportGreensborough’s Liam Atkins finishes fourth at World High Diving Federation
He recently represented Australia at the World High Diving Federation International Cliff Diving Championships in Switzerland. Atkins placed fourth, completing four dives from 20m. His interest in diving started when he was 16, watching YouTube clips …
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Mariska Hargitay Plunges Into the Ocean Off a High Dive, Lets Loose on Family
No Law and Order here! Actress Mariska Hargitay ditched her signature pantsuits and slipped into a striped tankini on her family vacation to Hawaii over the weekend. The Law and Order: SVU star, 50, was photographed leaping off a high diving board and …
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Delta’s Seibold-Caudill couldn’t stay away
Jay Ettl spent five years as Ball State’s diving coach, working with Seibold-Caudill and men’s coach Bob Thomas, and spent 13 years at Yorktown High School. After retiring, he spent the past 5 years as an assistant at Southside, and through the Muncie …
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