23 August 2011
The world's best divers introduced the sports fans of Boston to a different kind of competition as the Red Bull Cliff Diving World Series touched down on America's East Coast for the first time. Watch the best action from the sixth stop in this year's Series.
Red Bull Cliff Diving World Series: Boston, MA
29 June 2012
Welcome to Bonifacio. Perched on a limestone pedestal, Bonifacio is one of the most spectacular towns in the Mediterranean. The citadel walls and ancient houses appear to rise seamlessly out of sheer cliffs that have been hollowed and striated by the wind and waves. Beneath, an inlet about 100 metres wide forms a natural harbour, home to a busy port. Only 12 kilometres from Sardinia, the town is distinctly more Italian than French in atmosphere, and even has its own dialect based on Ligurian...
Red Bull Cliff Diving World Series 2012 France - Travel Clip - Corsica/Bonifacio
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27 June 2012
We explain the basics of cliff diving: why is 27Metres (and not 25 or 29) the standard height? What is the scuba divers' job? Why does it only take 5 metres of water depth? What make the athletes dive from almost three times the Olympic height -- the thrill and the challenge of this spectacular sport? And is it possible to dive head from this height? For your reference: the height is comparable to an eight-storey building, the divers fall
free for three seconds before they hit the water at 8...
Red Bull Cliff Diving World Series 2012 - Story Clip - France/Corsica
26 August 2012
Boston is widely known as a sports-mad city and today’s fifth stop of the World Series proved
this nickname true. 47.000 spectators and more than two hundred boats crowded the area
around the Institute of Contemporary Art building late Saturday afternoon to see US diver David
Colturi take his first ever podium in front of his home crowd. Englishman Gary Hunt repeated his
victory from the 27.5m platform on America’s East Coast after 2011 and Colombia’s Orlando
Duque made up eleven positio...
Red Bull Cliff Diving World Series 2012 – Touchdown for Gary Hunt in Boston/USA
27 August 2013
Orlando Duque takes first season win during fifth stop of the Red Bull Cliff Diving World Series 2013. After the highest scoring required rounds ever in a World Series competition – two 10s for Artem Silchenko’s new flying inward one somersault pike, one 10 for the later winner and no score from the judges lower than a 7 – the result allowed Orlando Duque (690pts) to close the gap on World Series champion Gary Hunt (780pts) and Silchenko (700pts) in the fight for the overall crown.
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Red Bull Cliff Diving World Series 2013 – Event Clip – USA, Boston
23 April 2010
Twelve men, eight challenging competitions and 26 metres between take-off and dive. Physical mastery, pure aesthetics, deathly silence and crackling tension - that's the formula the new Red Bull Cliff Diving Series 2010 is made of. Between May and September 2010, the world's best divers will level up the sport and compete in eight different countries at impressive locations for the overall title. At the venues spread all over Europe, tens of thousands of spectators will cheer for them - and a...