Praying for a Good Start in La Rochelle
...and away goes the Mexican 'style master'.
David Colturi gives that troublesome shoulder a stretch...
...then pierces the water with a super first dive.
A Colombian from the clouds - Orlando Duque shares the lead after Round 1.
In the frame for another podium finish - Kris Kolanus is in joint-1st place.
Fans experience a bit of virtual reality cliff diving.
Gary Hunt drops from the sky and lands in unfamiliar territory - 13th place in the standings.
Americans in France - David Colturi, Andy Jones and Kyle Mitrione.
Wildcard Jucelino Junior celebrates a solid first dive with his girlfriend.
Russian Artem Silchenko rockets away from the platform.
Let's do the twist - Brit Blake Aldridge spins off into the French air.
Crowds watch the action from across the harbour - over 75.000 are expected on Saturday.