The FINA Diving World Series London leg draws reaches a finale today with GB’s Tom Daley and Grace Reid among a host of the world’s best divers competing at the Olympic Park. Day 3 action starts at 10am and tickets are available.
Olympic, world and European champions from Great Britain and across the globe have been taking part in this exclusive event at the Aquatics Centre built for the London 2012 Olympics. The event in the capital is the final leg of the 2019 series which has already stopped off in China, Japan, Russia and Canada ahead of season ending finale.
It’s the first time in four years the event has taken place in London and by Sunday night the overall World Series champions will have been crowned. Tom Daley and Jack Laugher are both in contention after their recent performance in Montreal when Daley struck gold in the individual 10m platform title while Laugher scooped a silver medal in individual 3m springboard event. Meanwhile Grace Reid is another name to look out for in a GB team now established as one of the best diving nations in the world, Reid taking a silver medal in Montreal when partnering Daley in the mixed 3m synchro springboard final while Matty Lee is in great form after taking home silver when partnering Daley in the men’s 10m synchro platform final in Canada. Olympic bronze medallist Dan Goodfellow is another GB medal prospect partnering Laugher in the men’s 3m synchro springboard event.
In all there are 10 different events and finals taking place across three days. A packed house is expected at the iconic Aquatics Centre for FINA Diving World Series London. Make sure you purchase your ticket asap to witness the world’s best divers in the flesh!
Today’s sessions run from 10am-12 noon and 5pm-79pm. Doors open at 9am and 4pm respectively.
Ones to watch today: Session 5 from 10am features the semi-finals of both the women’s 3m springboard and men’s 10m platform with Team GB represented by Grace Reid and Tom Daley respectively. All being well both Reid and Daley will qualify for tonight’s finals which take place during Session 6 from 5pm. Also in the final session it’s the mixed 3m synchro final with the aforesaid Reid and Daley pairing up in pursuit of gold medal.
Tickets in advance are available for both sessions via the ‘Get Tickets’ link.
Tickets on the day are subject to availability. A FINA Diving World Series London sell-out is possible for some sessions. Checking the British Swimming Twitter feed before travelling is strongly recommended.