General Info

Dates: August 7-20, 2016

Events: For Men & Women – 3m springboard, 10m platform, 3m springboard synchro, 10m platform synchro

Venue: Maria Lenk Aquatic Centre, 6’500 seats

Number of athletes: 136

Maximum number of athletes per country: 16 (8 men, 8 women)

Qualification pathway: FINA World Championships Kazan 2015, FINA Diving World Cup Rio 2016, Continental Championships

Competition format: In individual events – up to 34 divers (maximum 2 divers per country), with preliminaries, semi-final (best 18) and final (best 12); in synchro events – 8 teams (maximum one team per country), direct final

Competition results: In individual diving, athletes are judged by the level of execution of their dives, getting notes from 0 (completely failed) to 10 (excellent); in synchro events, the same principle applies, but marks are also given for the synchronisation of the two divers.


Qualifying Procedure


Qualification System (EN)

Qualification System (FR)


 Qualifying Event


FINA Diving World Cup
February 19-24, 2016 / Rio de Janeiro (BRA)


Qualified Athletes/Teams


Diving Training Schedule
Dryland Timetable
Pool Timetable - Rio 2016