FINA Communication Department

The three-day event in Rostock, Germany, is set to welcome a selection of some of the world's best divers* at the inaugural leg of the FINA Diving Grand Prix 2017 from Friday February 24 to Sunday February 26.

The German leg is composed of eight events, the 3m springboard (men and women), 10m platform (men and women), and the synchro events (3m and 10m, men and women).

Divers from the following national federations are ready to take the plunge: Belarus (3), Canada (7), China (9), Croatia (2), Denmark (2), Germany (14), Hungary (1), Italy (7), Latvia (1), Malaysia (4), Netherlands (5), Romania (1), Russia (8), Sweden (5), Switzerland (4), Ukraine (6) (start lists)

Last year's edition of the Grand Prix saw China winning most medals at stake, while Japan, Ukraine and Australia were also often on the podium.
Have a look at the 2016 Diving Grand Prix results.

After Rostock, the Grand Prix will then move to Gatineau, Canada, for the circuit's second leg, on April 6-9.

The full FINA Diving Grand Prix 2017 calendar is as follows:

1. Rostock (GER): February 24-26
2. Gatineau (CAN): April 6-9
3. San Juan (PUR): May 4-7
4. Madrid (ESP): May 26-28
5. Bolzano (ITA): July 5-7
6. Kuala Lumpur (MAS): October 26-29
7. Singapore (SGP): November 2-5
8. Gold Coast (AUS): November 9-11