History : Diving was included in the Olympic Games for the first time at the 1904 Games in St Louis.At the 1908 Summer Olympics, men's springboard diving was added.Women's diving debut happened at the 1912 Summer Olympics in the platform event and was expanded to springboard diving at the 1920 Summer Olympics. Diving Equipments: 1.Pool The pool must be at least 5 metres deep. 2.Springboard It must be at least 4.8 metres long and a half-metre wide, with a non-slip surface. 2.Platform The board must be at least six metres long and two metres wide, with a non-slip surface.
Greg Louganis is considered as the greatest diver ever.