Interesting Questions, Facts and Information
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Interesting Questions, Facts, and Information
Swimming & Diving
18. In the United States the Junior National Diving Championships are further broken down into three age groups. These are 13, 14-15, and 16-18.
Summer Sanders. Summer Sanders hosted the show which was on NBC. It covered a variety of both winter and summer sports.
distance (freestyle). Janet Evans competed her specialty distance in the 1988, 1992, and 1996 Olympics. At the 1988 Olympics, Janet was only 16 years old.
Laura Wilkinson. Laura Wilkinson won a surprise gold medal in the women's 10 meter platform competition. She had broken her foot prior to the Olympics, and many people counted her out after the injury.
breaststroke. In contrast to this, freestyle usually yields that fastest times.
3 meter spring board, 10 meter platform. In addition to these individual diving events, there are also synchronized 3 meter spring board, and 10 meter platform diving events.