Weird Divers’ Faces: How Divers Look During Fall

What divers think during a Swimming World Championships dive is unknown. One thing for certain, their faces are expressive. Or are they just weird.

Australian diver Melissa Wu at the FINA Swimming World Championships in Rome.
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“Mama Help” – Wu Minxia of China competes in the women’s 1-metre springboard diving event
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“Bad Hair Day” – Canadian diver Melanie Rinald, women’s diving 1m springboard final
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“I see gold” – Mexico’s Paola Espinoza’s gold medal dive
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“I look better than you” – Ruolin Chen and Xin Wang of China won the gold for this dive
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“So you think this is easy?” – Australia’s Matthew Mitcham dives for the bronze medal
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“Give me five” – Julian Sanchez from Mexico
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“I farted on air” – Illya Kvasha from Ukraine
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“Tongue out” – Eric Sehn from Canada
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“Oh no, this is it” – China’s Zhang Xinhua silver medal dive
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[via telegraph.co.uk]