inward dive

Related to inward dive: reverse dive

inward dive

n.
A dive in which the diver, standing on the end of the board or platform with the back to the water, leaps up and rotates forward.
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Receiving a 10 on a 401B (inward dive) was her most memorable moment of the season.
During the one-meter diving finals, a competitor hit his head while attempting to execute an inward dive (similar to the accident Greg Louganis had years ago).
* Teenagers Claire Blencowe and Katie Hamilton made the perfect start with a perfectly synchronised inward dive, leading after the first round with a score of 50.40.
THE SIX MARKS THAT ENDED BRIT PAIR'S DREAM 56.4 Inward dive Reverse dive with pike 56.4 Reverse 3' somersault 91.08 71.28 Reverse 4' somersault with tuck 4' somersault 87.69 4' somersault and 2' twists 91.08
Another highlight was earning a 10 on a 401B inward dive. Sherman earned Mid-Wach all-star honors.
Describing the basic moves, Morin said, "For a simple inward dive, you stand on the end of the board facing the wall, not the pool, jump up, push away and reach down."
3PM Tom Daley and Pete Waterfield take their six dives in the synchronised 10m platform with an inward dive (2.0 degree of difficulty), followed by a reverse dive (2.0), a back three and a half somersault (3.3), a reverse three and a half somersault (3.3), a forward four and a half somersault (3.7), and a back two and a half somersault with two and a half twists (3.6).
Their programme has an inward dive (2.0 degree of difficulty), followed by a reverse dive (2.0), a back three and a half somersault (3.3), a reverse three and a half somersault (3.3), a forward four and a half somersault (3.7), and a back two and a half somersault with two and a half twists (3.6).
While the five dive groups were nearly equally represented in the total number of dives, 57% of forward dives were performed in rounds 1-4, 42% of back dives in rounds 1 and 2, 47% of reverse dives in rounds 7-9, 58% of inward dives in rounds 3, 4, 6 and 7, and 44% of twisting dives were performed in rounds 9-11 ([c.sup.2]=77, df=40, p<0.01).