Photos from Training Day in France
(L-R) Orlando Duque, Cyrille Oumadjkane and Artem Silchenko stroll through the town, with the platform on Tour Saint-Nicolas behind them.
A few locals look on as the divers train from the 27m platform.
Michal Navratil in a familiar handstand pose.
France resident and World Champion, Gary Hunt, flicks through a magazine in the athletes' area.
Steven LoBue faced his fears in the same place where he hit his head on the platform last season.
But any nerves soon disappeared as the American launched himself gracefully into the air.
Jonathan Paredes relaxes in the athletes' area before his first training dives.
Kris Kolanus will be aiming for another podium finish following his 2nd place in Copenhagen.
A view of the tower and platform across the harbour.
All eight winners of previous competitions are together here in La Rochelle.
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