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  • 2012 - Year in Review

    David Boudia of the United States and Tom Daley of Great BritainObviously the big story in 2012 was the success of the U.S. team at the London Olympics. David Boudia's gold in platform and three medals in synchro. But there were other events and stories that were prominent in 2012, and so you wouldn't want to spend 2013 wondering what they were, here are my highlights.

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  • Concussions And Diving

    Concussions can occur in any sport in which there is physical contact, or contact with any type of object (like a board or the water). Do you know how to spot a concussion, or what to do if you suspect one?

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  • Is is Christmas Time Again!

    Happy HolidaysIt's just a few more days until Christmas, so I guess that means it is time to break out in song and I can't think of a better song to sing than the "Twelve Days of Christmas." Of course this is a diving site, so the song would not be complete without a diving reference. Okay, twelve diving references!

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  • Not One, But Two Diving Shows!
  • Receiving a Fail Dive

    Getting a fail dive in a meet is not much fun. In fact it ... well, you know what I mean. You loose a whole bunch of points and it can really have an adverse effect on a diver's confidence level. Most of the time it occurs because the dive is done improperly and the diver "fails" to complete the number of somersaults or twists. But sometimes it happens because a diver, or the coach doesn't know the rules. So it is important to know what those rules are so that it doesn't happen.

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