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    Ouch!

    http://news.yahoo.com/s/ap/20050722/..._diver_injured



    MONTREAL - American Chelsea Davis hit her face on the diving board during the 3-meter springboard preliminaries Friday at the World Swimming Championships.

    Davis was attempting an inward 2 1/2 somersault in the tuck position when her face struck the board. Blood poured out of her nose and stunned spectators covered their faces.

    Helpers jumped into the pool and pulled her out. She was put on a stretcher and taken for treatment nearby.

    "She's fine," U.S. diving team leader Bob Rydze said. "She's moving all her limbs. She just needs a few stitches."

    Davis, a 17-year-old diver who trains in Columbus, Ohio, was competing in her first senior-level world championships.

    The fourth round of competition resumed after a brief delay.
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    Re: Ouch!

    Quote Originally Posted by Chip R
    http://news.yahoo.com/s/ap/20050722/..._diver_injured



    MONTREAL - American Chelsea Davis hit her face on the diving board during the 3-meter springboard preliminaries Friday at the World Swimming Championships.

    Davis was attempting an inward 2 1/2 somersault in the tuck position when her face struck the board. Blood poured out of her nose and stunned spectators covered their faces.

    Helpers jumped into the pool and pulled her out. She was put on a stretcher and taken for treatment nearby.

    "She's fine," U.S. diving team leader Bob Rydze said. "She's moving all her limbs. She just needs a few stitches."
    Davis, a 17-year-old diver who trains in Columbus, Ohio, was competing in her first senior-level world championships.

    The fourth round of competition resumed after a brief delay.
    Easy for you to say, Bob...
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    Re: Ouch!

    Quote Originally Posted by Blimpie
    Easy for you to say, Bob...
    'Tis but a flesh wound.
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    Re: Ouch!

    Sometimes these divers are forced to FACE reality during competition...
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    Re: Ouch!

    Quote Originally Posted by Chip R
    'Tis but a flesh wound.


    All right, we'll call it a draw.
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    Re: Ouch!

    Dear Chip:

    "Listen, alls I'm sayin' is a few stitches never hurted anyone..."

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    Bob

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    Re: Ouch!

    OUCH!

    Poor kid
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    Re: Ouch!

    Good thing it wasn't platform diving.

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    Re: Ouch!

    Thats gonna leave a mark
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    Re: Ouch!

    What is the degree of difficulty on the two and a half reverse, with the head bonk?
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    Re: Ouch!

    Reminds me of my signature skiing move, the cartwheel faceplant.
    "Twenty years from now you will be more disappointed by the things that you didn't do than by the ones you did do. So throw off the bowlines. Sail away from safe harbor. Catch the trade winds in your sails. Explore. Dream. Discover."
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    Re: Ouch!

    Quote Originally Posted by GAC
    Thats gonna leave a mark
    And indeed it did.


    Last edited by Unassisted; 07-23-2005 at 01:09 PM.
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    Can we remove that, please?
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    Re: Ouch!

    Quote Originally Posted by SunDeck
    Can we remove that, please?
    Yeah, I deleted it. My point is that it wasn't funny.
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