Who are the diving commentators?
During Wednesday’s BBC Olympic Breakfast, hosts Dan Walker and Sam Quek introduced commentators Leon Taylor and Kat Downes as they gave the running commentary on the men’s synchronised three-metre dive.
Who is the female commentator for diving?
Olympic gold medalist, Laura Wilkinson serves as a diving analyst for NBC Sports Group during the 2016 Rio Olympic Games. Wilkinson is currently a motivational speaker, writer and diving color commentator.
Who won diving in Olympics 2012?
Diving at the 2012 Summer Olympics/Medalists
The men’s 10 metre platform diving competition at the 2012 Olympic Games in London took place on 10 and 11 August at the Aquatics Centre within the Olympic Park. The gold medal was won by David Boudia from the United States. China’s Qiu Bo won silver and Tom Daley of Great Britain took bronze.
Who are the announcers for the Olympic diving?
14 Hours of Live Diving Coverage This Week Begins Tomorrow, Tuesday, June 8 at 7 p.m. ET on Olympic Channel: Home of Team USA, and Peacock.
Are any BBC commentators in Japan?
The Tokyo 2020 Olympics are in full swing, which means there’s plenty of sport on our screen from cycling to taekwondo. But many have been surprised to learn that most of the BBC’s presenters and commentators are not actually reporting on the action from Japan.
How deep is the Olympic diving pool?
How deep is an Olympic diving pool in Tokyo? Diving pools have to be at least five meters (16.4 feet) deep for it to be safe to do dives from the platform, which is 10 meters (32.8 feet) high.
How deep is an Olympic diving pool?
15 feet deep
Leslie Hasselbach Adams, USA Diving’s high performance manager and education coordinator, told TODAY that Olympic diving pools have to be at least 15 feet deep.
Who is the female commentator for Olympic swimming?
Summer Elisabeth Sanders OLY (born October 13, 1972) is an American sports commentator, reporter, television personality, actress, former competition swimmer and Olympic champion from 1992.
Which commentators are actually in Tokyo?
Commentators & reporters
- Steve Backley.
- Andrew Cotter.
- Steve Cram.
- Colin Jackson.
- Paula Radcliffe.
Are BBC Olympic presenters in Japan?
While the BBC Sports and TV production teams are not presenting the Olympics live from Japan this year, there are a number of BBC journalists who are reporting on the ground in Tokyo.
Where did diving take place in the 2012 Olympics?
Diving at the 2012 Summer Olympics. The diving competitions at the 2012 Olympic Games in London took place from 29 July to 11 August at the Aquatics Centre within the Olympic Park. It was one of four aquatic sports at the Games, along with swimming, water polo and synchronised swimming.
Why was Cynthia Potter not on the 1980 Olympic diving team?
Potter was a member of the 1968, 1972 and 1976 U.S. Olympic diving teams. She was selected to the 1980 U.S. Olympic diving team, but due to the U.S. boycott of the games that year, Potter was unable to compete. She was one of 461 athletes to receive a Congressional Gold Medal instead.
How many divers can you have in the Olympics?
A nation could have no more than 16 divers qualify (up to eight males and eight females) and could enter up to two divers in individual events and one pair in synchronised events. For the individual diving events, qualifiers were: