First Round Photos from Hell's Gate

Lysanne Richard
Temperatures rise and records tumble on opening day of action in Texas

The first stop of the 2018 Red Bull Cliff Diving World Series got underway in Texas on Friday, as the world's best divers began their battle for the title at daunting Hell's Gate. It was a tight start in the men's competition, while in the women's it was a wildcard who stole the show as Jessica Macaulay broke the record for the highest scoring women's dive and took a surprise lead after two rounds.

Scroll through the gallery above for all the best photos from day one in Texas.

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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.

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