Diving

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British diver relives gripping Thai cave rescue
Divers who took part in 2018 perilous mission to save 12 teenage boys and their football coach re-enact scenes in meticulous detail

Rebecca Ratcliffe in Bangkok

10, Oct, 2021 @5:45 AM

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How to cycle faster, swim better and conquer pre-race nerves – with advice from Team GB
From Chris Hoy to Ellen White, British Olympians tell you how to up your sporting game

Kate Carter

08, Oct, 2021 @10:00 AM

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Tom Daley on love, grief and health: ‘It was hammered into me that I needed to lose weight’
Fresh from winning gold in Tokyo, the diver answers readers’ questions on everything from gay role models to his passion for knitting and the secrets of his success

Emine Saner

07, Oct, 2021 @5:00 AM

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GB divers left high and dry by Crystal Palace pool shutdown
Club that helped launch careers of Olympians – and Jason Statham – hopes London mayor will take the plunge on £1.3m repairs

Ed Aarons

20, Aug, 2021 @3:44 PM

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Highs, lows and burritos: the Guardian’s standout Tokyo moments
Elaine Thompson-Herah was a star, the new sports shone and the hosts were friendly, despite not being able to attend

Guardian writers

09, Aug, 2021 @7:00 PM

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Team GB makes it 20 golds in breathtaking, brilliant Games
Wins for Britain in the boxing and modern pentathlon helped put the finishing touches to its fourth-highest medal tally

Martin Belam

07, Aug, 2021 @6:30 PM

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Jack Laugher wins 3m diving bronze for Team GB as China rule springboard
Jack Laugher, the Rio silver medallist in the 3m springboard, took bronze in Tokyo behind Xie Siyi and Wang Zongyuan of China

Alexandra Topping

03, Aug, 2021 @10:48 AM

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Diver Matty Lee: ‘My mind just went blank. It was like a state of flow’
Matty Lee is now back home after becoming a household name overnight thanks to his Tokyo Olympics diving gold with Tom Daley. He feels like he’s watching someone else, he tells Jonathan Liew

Jonathan Liew

30, Jul, 2021 @5:00 PM

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Jack Laugher loses defence of Olympic diving crown after ‘stinker’ in final
The GB diver Jack Laugher has lost the Olympic crown he won in the synchronised diving in Rio after a ‘stinker’ of a final performance with partner Dan Goodfellow

Alexandra Topping

28, Jul, 2021 @9:28 AM

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Tom Daley ‘incredibly proud to say I am gay and an Olympic champion’
Tom Daley sends message to inspire LGBT community after finally securing a gold medal with Matty Lee in his fourth Games

Barney Ronay at Tokyo Aquatics Centre

26, Jul, 2021 @10:30 AM

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Tom Daley: ‘I took up crochet during the pandemic’
The diver, 27, talks about fear on the diving board, marrying an older man, becoming a father and maintaining his six-pack

Nick McGrath

17, Jul, 2021 @1:00 PM

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The beluga whale who became famous: Aleksander Nordahl's best photograph
‘He was called Hvaldimir and he would play in front of crowds at Hammerfest harbour in Norway. One woman dropped her phone and he fetched it for her’

Interview by Edward Siddons

24, Mar, 2021 @4:12 PM

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