Diving


The year of 2017 marked an end of an era at Plymouth Diving with a number of high-profile departures. Andy Banks, the coach who led Tom Daley to a world title and Olympic bronze medal, left the UK and took up a role with Diving Australia. Banks, who had coached in Britain for more than …

Tickets are now on sale for the British Diving Championships which will take place next month at Plymouth’s Life Centre. Britain’s largest domestic diving competition will be held over the weekend of January 26-28 in Devon with the country’s best divers hoping to put their name in the hat for the Tokyo 2020 Olympic squad. …

The era that put Plymouth so proudly on the diving map has come to an end. Great Britain’s best-ever female diver and three-time Olympian Tonia Couch has called time on her illustrious 18-year career. Couch, Sarah Barrow, Tom Daley and coach Andy Banks were a remarkable quartet which took diving by the scruff of the …

Plymouth Life Centre bosses have pulled off a major coup by not only being awarded next year’s British Elite Junior Diving Championships but also the highly prestigious British Diving Championships. The latter competition, the UK’s biggest domestic diving event, will take place between January 26-28 when the nation’s elite divers will showcase their talent as …