Action Gets Underway on the Adriatic Coast

Alessandro De Rose
The best images from Saturday's first rounds in Polignano a Mare

The fifth event of the 2016 Red Bull Cliff Diving World Series got off to an exciting start in Polignano a Mare, Italy, as Lysanne Richard and Kris Kolanus fired themselves into the lead ahead of Sunday's final rounds. Scroll through the gallery and enjoy some of the best photos from day one of competition.

Watch it Live

This event will be LIVE on August 28 from 3:50 PM (CET) on www.redbullcliffdiving.com and Red Bull TV. Red Bull TV is available on connected TVs, gaming consoles, mobile devices and more. Find out more at about.redbull.tv

If you miss the event or simply want to watch all the action again, the replay will be available on demand a few minutes after the event.

Note that the live webcast and replay is geo-blocked in the US due to an exclusive broadcast deal with FOX Sports. The event will air on FS1 at 8am (ET) on September 25.