FINA is pleased to reveal the final entry list of divers to take part in the upcoming Rio 2016 Olympic Games.
Athletes were able to qualify for the Games at three events, namely: the FINA World Championships in Kazan 2015, the FINA Diving World Cup Rio 2016 and at their respective Continental Championships.
Take a look at the full qualifying procedure here
The Olympic diving programme consists of eight events as follows: men’s 3m, men’s 3m synchro, men’s 10m, men’s 10m synchro, women’s 3m, women’s 3m synchro, women’s 10m, women’s 10m synchro.*
A total of 136 divers, represented by 68 men and 68 women, are confirmed. See complete list of diver here.
29 nations will be going to Brazil: Australia, Austria, Belarus, Brazil, Canada, China, Colombia, Croatia, Egypt, France, Great Britain, Germany, Hungary, Ireland, Italy, Jamaica, Japan, Korea, Malaysia, Mexico, Netherlands, New Zealand, People’s democratic republic of Korea, Puerto Rico, South Africa, Russia, Ukraine, USA and Venezuela.
Each NF/NOC was able to register a maximum of 16 athletes (8 men, 8 women).
The schedule of the diving competition in Rio will run from August 7-20 at the Maria Lenk Aquatic Centre – 6,500 seater capacity venue.
Take a look at the SCHEDULE
*no mixed event in the Olympic programme
You can also check out the Marathon Swimming Entry List here