Triple World Series champion Gary Hunt wins Texas Shootout
Gary Hunt (UK) made it once more in his career on the top of the podium. He chose an unbelievably difficult diving programme and solved it in spectacular manner.
Reigning champion Artem Silchenko came in second and American Steven LoBue finished third on home soil. 6,700 spectators on Possum Kingdom Lake witnessed the first of three competitions in the Women’s World Series from 20m and saw Texan Rachelle Simpson claim first place.
With the highest overall score in a single competition in the history of the Red Bull Cliff Diving World Series (526.40pts) Gary Hunt put on another cliff diving masterclass to win the second competition of the season and take the overall lead.
RESULTS STOP 2, POSSUM KINGDOM LAKE
1. Gary Hunt | UK | 526.40pts
2. Artem Silchenko | RUS | 503.90
3. Steven LoBue | USA | 493.05
1. Rachelle Simpson | USA | 222.30pts
2. Anna Bader | GER | 218.70
3. Cesilie Carlton | USA | 215.55
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