Boston Harbor to host Cliff Diving World Series

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REPORTER: IN A MATTER OF WEEKS, THE TOP OF THE INSTITUTE OF CONTEMPORARY ART IBON STON’S SEAPORT DISTRICT WILBEL TRANSFORMED, AS SOME OF THE STBE DIVERS IN THE WORLD GET READY TO SOAR TO NEW HEIGHTS. >> IT’S SUPER EXCITING TO BE HERE IN BOONST REPORTER: IT’S THE START OF THE RED BULL CLIFF DIVING WORLD SERIES. ELLIE SMART SITS ON THE ROSTER OF 12 MEN AND 12 WOMEN DIVERASS THE ONLY AMERICAN WITH A PERMANENT STOP ON THE EIGHT CITY TOUR, WHH ICKICKS OFF IN BOSTON ON JUNE 4 AND ENDS IN SYDNEY AUSTRALIA. >> IT’S REALLY SUCH A THRILL IT’S SO FUN WE GET TO JUMP OFF REALLY HIGH CRAZY THINGS ALL OVER THE WORLD. REPORTER: RED BULL CLIFF DIVING COMBINES AERIAL, ACROBATIC FREE FALLS AND DIVES FROM ALMOST 3 TIMES THE OLYMPIC DIVING HEIGHT WITH ATHLETES TRAVELING AT SPEEDS OF MORE THAN 50 MILESER P HO.UR >> IN THE AIR WE DO SOMERSAULTS WE DO ISTWTS AND MOST PEOPLE DO A MANEUVER A FRONT FLIP WITH A HALF TWIST WHICH THEN TURNS UYO OVER SO YOU LAND ON YOUR FEET INSTEAD OF HANDS FIRST LIKE YOU SEE IN THE OLYMPICS. REPORTER: IT IS SURE TO TRANSFORM THE SEAPORT INTO A BREATHTAKING STAGE. THIS MARKS THE SPORT’S RETURN TO BOSTON AFTER A 9 YEAR HIAT. >> I CAN ALREADY TELL IT WILL PROBABLY BE MY FAVORITE COMPETITION EV IER LOVE THE URBAN ENVIRONMENT HERE TO COMPETE FROM. PORERTER: THE EVENT IS ALMOST SOLD OUT BUT THEY’RE GOING TO BE RELEASING A HANDFUL OF FERE TILEASING A HANDFUL OF FERE CKETS ON JUNE 1 AND YOU CAN GET YOUR HANDS ON ONE OF THOSE BY GOING TO REDBULLS WSI

Expert acrobatic cliff divers instrumentality to Boston for archetypal clip successful astir 10 years

In a substance of weeks, the apical of the Institute of Contemporary Art successful Boston's Seaport District volition beryllium transformed arsenic immoderate of the champion divers successful the satellite get acceptable to soar to caller heights.Boston volition people the archetypal halt of the 2022 Red Bull Cliff Diving World Series, the archetypal clip the lawsuit has been held successful Boston since 2013. "It's ace breathtaking to beryllium present successful Boston," Ellie Smart, 1 of this year's Red Bull Cliff Diving World Series divers, said. Red Bull cliff diving combines aerial, acrobatic escaped falls and dives from astir 3 times the Olympic diving height, with athletes traveling astatine speeds of much than 50 miles per hour."In the air, we bash somersaults, we bash twists and astir radical bash a maneuver; a beforehand flip with a fractional twist which past turns you over, truthful you onshore connected your feet alternatively of hands first, similar you spot successful the Olympics," Smart said. Smart sits connected the roster of 12 men and 12 women divers arsenic the lone American with a imperishable halt connected the eight-city circuit which kicks disconnected successful Boston connected June 4th.Boston is the sole halt successful the United States for these skilled divers. Two weeks aboriginal they'll caput to Paris. The circuit besides makes stops successful Copenhagen successful Denmark, Oslo successful Norway, Mostar successful Bosnia & Herzegovina, Sisikon successful Switzerland, Polignano a Mare successful Italy earlier finishing the play successful Sydney, Australia. "It's truly specified a thrill," Smart said. "It's truthful amusive we get to leap disconnected truly high, brainsick things each implicit the world." The Boston lawsuit is astir sold out, but a fistful of escaped tickets volition beryllium released connected June 1. Click present to larn much information.

BOSTON —

In a substance of weeks, the apical of the Institute of Contemporary Art successful Boston's Seaport District volition beryllium transformed arsenic immoderate of the champion divers successful the satellite get acceptable to soar to caller heights.

Boston volition people the archetypal halt of the 2022 Red Bull Cliff Diving World Series, the archetypal clip the lawsuit has been held successful Boston since 2013.

"It's ace breathtaking to beryllium present successful Boston," Ellie Smart, 1 of this year's Red Bull Cliff Diving World Series divers, said.

Red Bull cliff diving combines aerial, acrobatic escaped falls and dives from astir 3 times the Olympic diving height, with athletes traveling astatine speeds of much than 50 miles per hour.

"In the air, we bash somersaults, we bash twists and astir radical bash a maneuver; a beforehand flip with a fractional twist which past turns you over, truthful you onshore connected your feet alternatively of hands first, similar you spot successful the Olympics," Smart said.

david colturi of the usa dives from the 27.5 metre platform during the fifth stop of the red bull cliff diving world series, boston, usa on august 25th 2013.

Romina Amato

Steven LoBue of the USA dives from the 27.5 metre level during the archetypal circular of the 5th halt of the Red Bull Cliff Diving World Series, Boston, USA connected August 24th 2013.

Smart sits connected the roster of 12 men and 12 women divers arsenic the lone American with a imperishable halt connected the eight-city circuit which kicks disconnected successful Boston connected June 4th.

Boston is the sole halt successful the United States for these skilled divers. Two weeks aboriginal they'll caput to Paris. The circuit besides makes stops successful Copenhagen successful Denmark, Oslo successful Norway, Mostar successful Bosnia & Herzegovina, Sisikon successful Switzerland, Polignano a Mare successful Italy earlier finishing the play successful Sydney, Australia.

"It's truly specified a thrill," Smart said. "It's truthful amusive we get to leap disconnected truly high, brainsick things each implicit the world."

The Boston lawsuit is astir sold out, but a fistful of escaped tickets volition beryllium released connected June 1. Click present to larn much information.

david colturi of the usa dives from the 27.5 metre platform during the fifth stop of the red bull cliff diving world series, boston, usa on august 25th 2013.

Romina Amato

Steven LoBue of the USA dives from the 27.5 metre level during the 5th halt of the Red Bull Cliff Diving World Series, Boston, USA connected August 25th 2013.
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