Cliff-Diving Tournament Opens Saturday in Havana
HAVANA, Cuba, May 6 (acn) The Morro Castle, at the entrance of Havana Bay, will be the platform for the first stage of the 6th World Cliff-Diving Series.
The cliff-diving season will also include Fort Worth, U.S.A, on June 7; Inis Mor, Irlandon June 29, Norway July 12; Azores Island, in Portugal, July 26; Bilbao, Spain on September 20 and Rio de Janeiro, Brazil on October 19.
A seven-meter platform has been set up at the Morro Castle in Havana for the competition, which will count on renowned cliff-divers such as Brazilians Edivaldo Keda and Jucelino Junior, Mexican Jorge Ferzuli and Colombian Miguel Garcia. The three of them will participate as guests.
But the favorite competitors are Colombian Orlando Duque, British Gary Hunt, Russian Artem Silchenko and Mexican Jonathan Paredes