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China's Minxia Wu dives in the preliminaries of the women's three metre springboard at the 2004 ...

China's Minxia Wu dives in the preliminaries of the women's three metre springboard at the 2004 Olympic Games in Athens. China's Minxia Wu dives in the preliminaries of the women's three metre springboard at the 2004 Olympic Games in Athens August 25, 2004. Wu qualified for semi-finals with sixth best score in the preliminaries. REUTERS/Damir Sagolj

Focused Faces of Olympic Divers

Intense concentration and physical exertion combine for priceless midair

close-ups of Olympic divers.  Plus, what were they saying to themselves

when each photo was snapped? -Andrew Dubbins