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Young divers won 9 medals at the International Tournament in Germany

Sunday April 28, 2024

The International Diving Tournament among juniors has concluded in Dresden, gathering the strongest athletes from 21 countries.

These competitions were a great rehearsal before the upcoming European and World Junior Championships, scheduled for July in Gdansk and November in Rio de Janeiro, respectively.

The Ukrainian team, represented by 13 athletes in Dresden, won 9 medals: 1 gold, 7 silver, and 1 bronze.

Those just short of the podium included Sofiya Esman and Diana Shevchenko in platform diving, Maksym Mirza in 3-meter springboard diving, and Dmytro Stepanov in 1-meter springboard diving, indicating the high potential of our athletes.

Congratulations to the winners and medalists of the competition, and we wish them further sporting success.

Medalists of the International Tournament:

Gold:

Valeriy Malyeyev (1m springboard, Group B)

Silver:

Alisa Myeshkova and Diana Shevchenko (synchronized platform)

Kseniya Bochek (1m springboard, Group B)

Kyrylo Azarov (3m springboard, Group A)

Nazariy Kononenko (3m springboard, Group B)

Kseniya Bochek and Yelizaveta Dyadyuk (synchronized 3m springboard)

Kyrylo Azarov and Maksym Mirza (synchronized 3m springboard)

Marko Barsukov (platform, Group A)

Bronze:

Dmytro Stepanov (3m springboard, Group B)