Title Challengers Make Waves in Azores

Helena Merten
Photos from a dramatic first day in the Portuguese archipelago

Day one of competition at the second stop of the 2017 Red Bull Cliff Diving World Series threw up a few surprises, with the reigning champions faltering from the rocks and the chasing pack excelling as the sport returned to its roots of pure cliff diving.

Enjoy all the best photos from a dramatic day in the mid-Atlantic above.

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