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Germany's Patrick Hausding competes during the men's 3-meter (Credit: AP / Wong Maye-E)

Germany's Patrick Hausding competes during the men's 3-meter springboard diving preliminary round in the Maria Lenk Aquatic Center at the 2016 Summer Olympics in Rio de Janeiro, Brazil, Monday, Aug. 15, 2016.

Olympic divers in mid-air

You see the spectacular Olympic dive, but you don't often see the close-ups of facial contortions that occur as the divers' bodies hurtle toward the pool.

Patrick Hausding of Germany competes during the men's
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Patrick Hausding of Germany competes during the men's 3m Springboard preliminary round of the Olympic Games Diving events at the Maria Lenk Aquatics Centre in the Olympic Park in Rio de Janeiro, Brazil, on Aug. 15, 2016.

Patrick Hausding of Germany competes in the Men's
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Patrick Hausding of Germany competes in the Men's Diving 3m Springboard semi final at the Maria Lenk Aquatics Centre on August 16, 2016 in Rio de Janeiro, Brazil.

Ingrid Oliveira of Brazil competes during the Women's
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Ingrid Oliveira of Brazil competes during the Women's 10m Platform Diving preliminaries at the Olympic Games at Maria Lenk Aquatics Centre on August 17, 2016 in Rio de Janeiro, Brazil.

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Paola Espinosa of Mexico competes during the Women's
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Paola Espinosa of Mexico competes during the Women's 10m Platform semi final diving at the Maria Lenk Aquatics Centre at the Olympic Games on August 18, 2016 in Rio de Janeiro, Brazil.

Jack Laugher of Great Britain competes during the
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Jack Laugher of Great Britain competes during the men's three meter springboard diving semifinal at the Maria Lenk Aquatics Centre in Rio de Janeiro, Brazil, on Aug. 16, 2016.

Yona Knight-Wisdom of Jamaica competes in the Men's
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Yona Knight-Wisdom of Jamaica competes in the Men's Diving 3m Springboard Preliminary Round on Day 10 of the Rio 2016 Olympic Games at Maria Lenk Aquatics Centre on August 15, 2016 in Rio de Janeiro, Brazil.

Yuan Cao of China competes during the men's
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Yuan Cao of China competes during the men's three meter springboard diving semifinal at the Maria Lenk Aquatics Centre in Rio de Janeiro, Brazil, on Aug. 16, 2016.

Germany's Patrick Hausding competes during the men's 3-meter
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Germany's Patrick Hausding competes during the men's 3-meter springboard diving preliminary round in the Maria Lenk Aquatic Center at the 2016 Summer Olympics in Rio de Janeiro, Brazil, Monday, Aug. 15, 2016.

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United States' Mike Hixon competes during the men's
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United States' Mike Hixon competes during the men's 3-meter springboard diving preliminary round in the Maria Lenk Aquatic Center at the 2016 Summer Olympics in Rio de Janeiro, Brazil, Monday, Aug. 15, 2016.

Cesar Castro of Brazil performs during the men's
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Cesar Castro of Brazil performs during the men's 3m Springboard preliminary round of the Rio 2016 Olympic Games Diving events at the Maria Lenk Aquatics Centre in the Olympic Park in Rio de Janeiro, Brazil, on Aug. 15, 2016.

Austria's Constantin Blaha compete during the men's 3-meter
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Austria's Constantin Blaha compete during the men's 3-meter springboard diving preliminary round in the Maria Lenk Aquatic Center at the 2016 Summer Olympics in Rio de Janeiro, Brazil, Monday, Aug. 15, 2016.

Jack Laugher of Britain performs during the men's
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Jack Laugher of Britain performs during the men's 3m Springboard preliminary round of the Rio 2016 Olympic Games Diving events at the Maria Lenk Aquatics Centre in the Olympic Park in Rio de Janeiro, Brazil, on Aug. 15, 2016.

Sebastian Morales of Colombia performs during the men's
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Sebastian Morales of Colombia performs during the men's 3m Springboard preliminary round of the Rio 2016 Olympic Games Diving events at the Maria Lenk Aquatics Centre in the Olympic Park in Rio de Janeiro, Brazil, on Aug. 15, 2016.

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Mexico's Rodrigo Diego competes during a men's 3-meter
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Mexico's Rodrigo Diego competes during a men's 3-meter springboard diving preliminary in the Maria Lenk Aquatic Center at the 2016 Summer Olympics in Rio de Janeiro, Brazil, Tuesday, Aug. 16, 2016.

Tina Punzel of Germany performs in the Rio
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Tina Punzel of Germany performs in the Rio 2016 Olympic Games women's 3m springboard semifinal at the Maria Lenk Aquatics Centre in the Olympic Park in Rio de Janeiro, Brazil, 13 August 2016.

Jennifer Abel of Canada performs in the Rio
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Jennifer Abel of Canada performs in the Rio 2016 Olympic Games women's 3m springboard semifinal at the Maria Lenk Aquatics Centre in the Olympic Park in Rio de Janeiro, Brazil, 13 August 2016.

China's Shi Tingmao competes in the Women's 3m
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China's Shi Tingmao competes in the Women's 3m Springboard Semifinal during the diving event at the Rio 2016 Olympic Games at the Maria Lenk Aquatics Stadium in Rio de Janeiro on August 13, 2016.

Uschi Freitag of the Netherlands performs in the
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Uschi Freitag of the Netherlands performs in the Rio 2016 Olympic Games women's 3m springboard semifinal at the Maria Lenk Aquatics Centre in the Olympic Park in Rio de Janeiro, Brazil, 13 August 2016.

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Australia's Esther Qin competes in the Women's 3m
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Australia's Esther Qin competes in the Women's 3m Springboard Semifinal during the diving event at the Rio 2016 Olympic Games at the Maria Lenk Aquatics Stadium in Rio de Janeiro on August 13, 2016.

Tania Cagnotto of Italy competes in the Women's
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Tania Cagnotto of Italy competes in the Women's 3M Springboard semi final on Day 8 of the Rio 2016 Olympic Games at the Maria Lenk Aquatics Centre on August 13, 2016 in Rio de Janeiro, Brazil.

Tingmao Shi of China competes in the Women's
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Tingmao Shi of China competes in the Women's 3M Springboard semi final on Day 8 of the Rio 2016 Olympic Games at the Maria Lenk Aquatics Centre on August 13, 2016 in Rio de Janeiro, Brazil.

Tingmao Shi of China performs in the Rio
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Tingmao Shi of China performs in the Rio 2016 Olympic Games women's 3m springboard semifinal at the Maria Lenk Aquatics Centre in the Olympic Park in Rio de Janeiro, Brazil, 13 August 2016.

Italy's Tania Cagnotto competes in the Women's 3m
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Italy's Tania Cagnotto competes in the Women's 3m Springboard Semifinal during the diving event at the Rio 2016 Olympic Games at the Maria Lenk Aquatics Stadium in Rio de Janeiro on August 13, 2016.

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Madisson Keeney of Australia competes in the Women's
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Madisson Keeney of Australia competes in the Women's 3M Springboard semi final on Day 8 of the Rio 2016 Olympic Games at the Maria Lenk Aquatics Centre on August 13, 2016 in Rio de Janeiro, Brazil.

Tingmao Shi of China performs in the Rio
(Credit: EPA / PATRICK B. KRAEMER)

Tingmao Shi of China performs in the Rio 2016 Olympic Games women's 3m springboard semifinal at the Maria Lenk Aquatics Centre in the Olympic Park in Rio de Janeiro, Brazil, 13 August 2016.

Germany's Tina Punzel competes during the women's 3-meter
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Germany's Tina Punzel competes during the women's 3-meter springboard diving semifinal in the Maria Lenk Aquatic Center at the 2016 Summer Olympics in Rio de Janeiro, Brazil, Saturday, Aug. 13, 2016.

Anastasiia Nedobiga of Ukraine performs during the women's
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Anastasiia Nedobiga of Ukraine performs during the women's 3m Springboard semi final of the Rio 2016 Olympic Games Diving events at the Maria Lenk Aquatics Centre in the Olympic Park in Rio de Janeiro, Brazil, 13 August 2016.

Britain's Jack Laugher, right, and Chris Mears compete
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Britain's Jack Laugher, right, and Chris Mears compete during the men's synchronized 3-meter springboard diving final in the Maria Lenk Aquatic Center at the 2016 Summer Olympics in Rio de Janeiro, Brazil, Wednesday, Aug. 10, 2016.

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China's Cao Yuan, left, and Qin Kai compete
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China's Cao Yuan, left, and Qin Kai compete during the men's synchronized 3-meter springboard diving final in the Maria Lenk Aquatic Center at the 2016 Summer Olympics in Rio de Janeiro, Brazil, Wednesday, Aug. 10, 2016.

Yuan Cao and Kai Qin of China perform
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Yuan Cao and Kai Qin of China perform during the men's Synchronised 3m Springboard Final of the Rio 2016 Olympic Games Diving events at the Maria Lenk Aquatics Centre in the Olympic Park in Rio de Janeiro, Brazil, on Aug. 10, 2016.

Sam Dorman and Mike Hixon of the USA
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Sam Dorman and Mike Hixon of the USA perform during the men's Synchronised 3m Springboard Final of the Rio 2016 Olympic Games Diving events at the Maria Lenk Aquatics Centre in the Olympic Park in Rio de Janeiro, Brazil, on Aug. 10, 2016.

Britain's Jack Laugher and Chris Mears take part
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Britain's Jack Laugher and Chris Mears take part in training before the men's synchronized 3-meter springboard diving final in the green water of the diving pool at the Maria Lenk Aquatic Center at the 2016 Summer Olympics in Rio de Janeiro, Brazil, Wednesday, Aug. 10, 2016.

Mexico's German Sanchez, left, and Ivan Garcia compete
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Mexico's German Sanchez, left, and Ivan Garcia compete in the men's synchronized 10-meter platform diving final in the Maria Lenk Aquatic Center at the 2016 Summer Olympics in Rio de Janeiro, Brazil, Monday, Aug. 8, 2016.

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Tonia Couch and Lois Toulson of Great Britain
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Tonia Couch and Lois Toulson of Great Britain compete in the Women's Diving Synchronised 10m Platform Final on Day 4 of the Rio 2016 Olympic Games at Maria Lenk Aquatics Centre on August 9, 2016 in Rio de Janeiro, Brazil.

Amelia Cozad and Jessica Parratto of the United
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Amelia Cozad and Jessica Parratto of the United States compete in the Women's Diving Synchronised 10m Platform Final on Day 4 of the Rio 2016 Olympic Games at Maria Lenk Aquatics Centre on August 9, 2016 in Rio de Janeiro, Brazil.

Evgenii Kuznetsov and Ilia Zakharov of Russia perform
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Evgenii Kuznetsov and Ilia Zakharov of Russia perform during the men's Synchronised 3m Springboard Final of the Rio 2016 Olympic Games Diving events at the Maria Lenk Aquatics Centre in the Olympic Park in Rio de Janeiro, Brazil, on Aug. 10, 2016.

Brazil's Ian Matos and Felipe Luiz Outerelo compete
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Brazil's Ian Matos and Felipe Luiz Outerelo compete during the men's synchronized 3-meter springboard diving final in the Maria Lenk Aquatic Center at the 2016 Summer Olympics in Rio de Janeiro, Brazil, Wednesday, Aug. 10, 2016.

Jahir Ocampo and Rommel Pacheco of MExico perform
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Jahir Ocampo and Rommel Pacheco of MExico perform during the men's Synchronised 3m Springboard Final of the Rio 2016 Olympic Games Diving events at the Maria Lenk Aquatics Centre in the Olympic Park in Rio de Janeiro, Brazil, on Aug. 10, 2016.

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