Friday's First Round Photos from Small Lagoon

Rhiannan Iffland
A selection of the best action shots from a scorching day one in El Nido

The first competitive action of the season saw the world's best cliff divers leaping directly from the limestone rocks of the Small Lagoon in the Philippines. It was a scorching day in El Nido, and some diving of the highest order was served up by the athletes.

Take a look through the gallery above and enjoy the best photos from day one in the Philippines.

Watch LIVE from El Nido

This event will be LIVE on April 13 at 4.45 PM local time (8.45 AM GMT) on www.redbullcliffdiving.com, Red Bull TV, Facebook & YouTube.

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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.

Read and watch more Red Bull Cliff Diving here.