10 April 2011
A MEXICAN DAY IN THE LIFE OF A CLIFF DIVER
The Red Bull Cliff Diving World Series gets into the rhythm for the second stop in Mexico
Coming to Mexico means a change of pace. The day begins relaxed and the Latin American spirit and love for life builds up hourly before it peaks as the air cools down again late in the evening. This rhythm applies perfectly to the high diving elite who have come to the Yucatán Peninsula for the second competition of the Red Bull Cliff Diving World Series this...
Red Bull Cliff Diving World Series 2011 - Yucatan - The Mexican Way of Dive
10 April 2011
The importance of reference points when diving from 27 metres
Ever looked from bright sunshine into a cave? Or walked into one from clear daylight? Darkness. That is all you see. A black hole, nothing else. The human eye takes several minutes to adjust to the change in light. Without any points of reference you would need to a rope to find your way. However, what if you are travelling at 85kph and only have three seconds to make it through this dark tunnel safely? And, if you...
Red Bull Cliff Diving World Series 2011 – Yucatan - Tunnel Vision
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17 May 2011
The Red Bull Cliff Diving World Series 2011 continues at the birthplace of modern competitive sports, Athens, Greece, on Sunday, May 22 in an event you can see live on Red Bull TV.
Just a stone’s throw away from Athens’ city centre where the Olympic spirit remains omnipresent, Gary Hunt, Artem Silchenko and Slava Polyeshchuk will be among those fighting it out for victory during the third stop of competition at Lake Vouliagmeni.
Fittingly, it is also the occasion at which two-time Olympic g...