FINA Diving World Cup
Statusactive
Genresporting event
Date(s)mid-year
Frequencybiennial
Countryvarying
Inaugurated1979 (1979)

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][4][5]

Editions

Number Year Host City Host Country Events
1 1979 The Woodlands  United States 4
2 1981 Mexico City  Mexico 4
3 1983 The Woodlands  United States 4
4 1985 Shanghai  China 4
5 1987 Amersfoort  Netherlands 4
6 1989 Indianapolis  United States 6
7 1991 Winnipeg  Canada 6
8 1993 Beijing  China 6
9 1995 Atlanta  United States 10
10 1997 Mexico City  Mexico 10
11 1999 Wellington  New Zealand 10
12 2000 Sydney  Australia 10
13 2002 Seville  Spain 10
14 2004 Athens  Greece 8
15 2006 Changshu  China 10
Number Year Host City Host Country Events
16 2008 Beijing  China 8
17 2010 Changzhou  China 8
18 2012 London  United Kingdom 8
19 2014 Shanghai  China 9
20 2016 Rio de Janeiro  Brazil 8
21 2018 Wuhan  China 11
22 2021 Tokyo  Japan 8

Medals (1979 - 2018)

RankNationGoldSilverBronzeTotal
1 China (CHN)1245729210
2 Russia (RUS)11221144
3 United States (USA)10151944
4 Germany (GER)3131632
5 Canada (CAN)3121631
6 Mexico (MEX)341320
7 Australia (AUS)2121731
8 Soviet Union (URS)18615
9 Great Britain (GBR)12912
10 Ukraine (UKR)0347
11 Malaysia (MAS)0224
12 East Germany (GDR)0134
13 Cuba (CUB)0123
 Italy (ITA)0123
 Japan (JPN)0123
16 Austria (AUT)0112
17 France (FRA)0101
 Jamaica (JAM)0101
 North Korea (PRK)0101
20 Spain (ESP)0022
21 Belarus (BLR)0011
 Czechoslovakia (TCH)0011
 Kazakhstan (KAZ)0011
 South Korea (KOR)0011
Totals (24 nations)158158158474

See also

References

  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. pp. 260. ISBN 978-1-908843-15-9.
  4. ^ "Tokyo 2020 Test Events". Tokyo 2020 (Olympics). Retrieved 4 May 2021. CS1 maint: discouraged parameter (link)
  5. ^ https://www.fina.org/sites/default/files/general/2019-12-20_dv_wc_info_bulletin_2020.pdf