JASON STATHAM

Check Out This Classic Video Of Jason Statham Diving At The 1990 Commonwealth Games

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Before he drove flash sazz wagons and knobbed fit birds, Jason Statham was a diver. Not a very good one, mind you.

SWIMMING

The Ultimate Diving Board Fail Compilation

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The most entertaining and painful diving board mishaps, all in one video.

TRICK SHOTS

Diving Board Backflip Trick Shot

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Justin Kamp takes the diving board backflip to a new level, using his feet to execute an impressive cross-pool <a href="http://www.uproxx.com/tag/trick-shots/">trick shot</a>.

WATER SKIING

Jumpy The Dog Is Your Superior (And The Morning Links)

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I don't like to just arbitrarily post pet videos -- I mean, I DO, but I'm not SUPPOSED to -- but I had to share this one of Jumpy The Dog.

THE TRIPLE LINDY

73 Sports Movies In 73 Days: 'Back To School'

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The other day, as I was meeting with my local Illuminati chapter, a friend asked, “Hey Burnsy, how come you call this thing <a href="http://withleather.uproxx.com/tag/73-sports-movies-in-73-days" target="_blank">73 Sports Movies in 73 Days</a>, but you’re not accounting for Saturdays and Sundays when you and Kate Upton are yachting with Leonardo DiCaprio and his topless models.

TV

Katherine Webb Finally Made Her Debut On ABC’s Diving Show ‘Splash’

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This has already been a paramount year for people who have long wondered why there aren’t more TV shows that feature celebrities jumping into swimming pools.

WOW

Incredible Wingsuit Footage

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Alexander Polli wingsuit dives in New Zealand, Switzerland, and Norway, and captures his flights with GoPro HD cameras.

USAIN BOLT

Usain Bolt vs. Gravity

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If Usain Bolt starts ten meters from the finish line and a diver starts 10 meters above it, who gets there first.

SWIMING

Adorable Diving Board Fail

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Campbell has a lot of work to do before she'll make the 2024 Olympic diving team.

#TUMBLR

Don’t Ever Grow Up, Internet: The Very Best Olympic Pooping Diver Photoshops

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Yesterday, the above picture <a href="http://uproxx.files.wordpress.com/2012/08/tatdi.jpg">popped up on this Reddit thread</a> (or <a href="http://uproxx.files.wordpress.com/2012/08/u5dcg.png">possibly here first</a>, according to Internet police) with a series of other divers photoshopped on the toilet, and quite frankly I’ve never been so proud of the Internet.

#Twitter

The 20 Best Samuel L. Jackson Olympics Tweets (So Far)

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One of the strangest and most precious gems from this weekend was discovering that Pulp Fiction slash The Avengers slash Star Wars slash everything else star Samuel L.

NBA

LeBron James Is Jonathan Brandis

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This not-terribly-exciting video of LeBron James wandering up a high-dive at a Barcelona pool and not being able to dive for several minutes because people are watching him and expecting him to do well is making the rounds on the Internet, and yes, it is both a lesson in overcoming fear and an easy-to-explain example of King James failing in the clutch.

OUCH MY BELLY

GUY DIVES 35 FEET INTO KIDDIE POOL

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So this guy took a dive from 35 feet into a kiddie pool that was only filled with 12 inches of cold water.

WATER SPORTS

PRESENTING ‘FAT GUY VS. LAKE’

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I don't care who you are or how much you hate cruelty to other people or how many trees you hugged last week.

OUCH MY FACE

DIVING IS BAD FOR YOUR FACE

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It's been a couple days since we've posted video of somebody injuring their face, so here ya go.

ouch my groin

SPEAR TO THE GROIN!

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Greg Robertson, an Australian diver spear-fishing off the continent's southern coast, landed an unexpectedly large catch -- himself.

DIVING

TRY THIS AT HOME

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Most swimming pools have "no diving" signs for anything shallower than 4 feet of water.

MASTER ATHLETES

THE RUSSIAN JUDGE GAVE HER A ’10′

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The only dive old people should attempt is the '<a href="http://www.youtube.com/watch?v=uV6tvB0ZQC0" title="You Tube" target="_blank">Triple Lindy</a>'.


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