Red Bull Cliff Diving – Polignano a Mare
On July 21st, the international diving competition from over 20 meters.
The Red Bull Cliff Diving World Series is an international diving competition.
Since 2009 the Italian round takes place in Polignano a Mare and this year it is held on Sunday, July 21, 2019.
The athletes, men and women, dive from two platforms placed at 21 and 27 meters above the sea level.
Uniqueness and curiosity of this event in Polignano: to arrive at the platforms, the athletes must go in the house of a city built on the cliff and pass through his living room. For this peculiarity, the Italian round is one of the most famous emplacements of the whole international circuit of Red Bull Cliff Diving competition.
The athletes must perform in 5 different groups of diving:
Polignano a Mare is in the province of Bari and it’s the home town of Domenico Modugno, the author of the song “Volare”, one of the most sung and famous songs in the world.
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