China News Service, Wuhan, January 19 (Zhang Qin, Zhou Jinli) The 2021 diving Olympics and World Cup trials (second stop) will be held from January 21 to 24 in the swimming pool of Wuhan Sports Center. The reporter learned from the pre-match press conference held on the 19th that there will be more than 50 athletes from the national team including active Olympic champions and world champions.
This competition is sponsored by the Swimming Management Center of the State General Administration of Sports and the Chinese Diving Association, and organized by the Hubei Provincial Sports Bureau and the Wuhan Municipal People's Government. There are 8 events in the men's singles and doubles three-meter springboard; men's singles and doubles 10-meter springboard; women's singles and doubles three-meter springboard; women's singles and doubles 10-meter springboard. These 8 events are all Olympic events.
Contestants trained Li Wei before the game
According to reports, according to the needs of epidemic prevention and control, this While shrinking the scale of the competition, all participants are required to provide a nucleic acid test report within 48 hours when registering. The nucleic acid test and hotel room isolation will be carried out again before checking in to the hotel. Only after the nucleic acid test report is correct, can they participate in the competition. During the event, all participants will only move between the hotel and the two o'clock and one line of the stadium. There will be no audience seats at the game site, and live broadcasts will be made through online video.
Zhu Qingmin, director of the Swimming and Diving Management Center of the Hubei Provincial Sports Bureau, introduced that although the scale of the competition was controlled, all domestic diving masters gathered in Wuhan. The athletes included Shi Tingmao, Xie Sicheng, Chen Aisen, Cao Yuan, Ren Qian's 5 Olympic champions, 16 world champions, and up-and-coming diving stars will compete for 8 gold medals. (End)
Source: China News Network