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5 medals and the first overall team place – successful performance at the European Games 2023

Thursday June 29, 2023

In Jezk, the competitions in diving at the III European Games have come to an end. Ukrainian athletes made a spectacular finish, winning gold medals in synchronized 3-meter springboard diving.

Oleh Kolodiy and Danylo Konovalov, who began competing together only this year and at the European Games, which also serves as the European Championship, set a record score for themselves – 410.16, becoming the champions.

President of the Diving Federation of Ukraine, Ihor Lysov, congratulated the team on the brilliant end to the tournament, as the 4 gold medals allowed our team to take the 1st overall team place.

In total, Ukrainian divers managed to win 5 medals at the European Games: 4 gold and 1 silver among 25 countries on the continent.

Our medalists:

“Gold”

Oleksiy Sereda, Kseniia Bailo, Danylo Konovalov, Anna Pysmenska (mixed team)

Oleksiy Sereda and Kiril Boliukh (synchronized, platform)

Kiril Boliukh and Kseniia Bailo (mixed pair synchronized diving, platform)

Oleh Kolodiy and Danylo Konovalov (synchronized, 3-meter springboard)

“Silver”:

Kseniia Bailo and Sofia Esman (synchronized, platform)