A Chilly Training Day at Lago Ranco
Blake Aldridge swoops down alongside the beautiful Riñinahue Waterfalls at Lago Ranco.
David Colturi fixes his eyes on the cold water below as he prepares for entry.
Rhiannan Iffland and Cesilie Carlton make their way towards the platforms.
Wildcard Jaki Valente stretches as the waterfall cascades down next to her.
Sergio Guzman shivers as he emerges from the 9°C water.
Helena Merten is within striking distance of her first World Series title.
While Gary Hunt is perfectly positioned to win his seventh.
But even the seemingly unstoppable Brit isn’t immune from the bone-chilling temperatures.
“Get me to the hot tub”…Steven LoBue grabs a lift back to dry land after his training dive.
Cesilie Carlton leaps away from the 21m platform as the waterfall crashes down beside her.
Then the American joins Helena Merten for a welcome dip in the hot tub.
Jonathan Paredes displays his usual style and grace despite the demanding conditions.
A relaxed Adriana Jimenez gives the OK sign ahead of the biggest weekend of her career.
It’s all up for grabs this weekend as the three male and female contenders battle for the King Kahekili Trophy.
Aldridge eyes up the trophy under the watchful eyes of Hunt and Paredes.