Edinburgh Diving Club

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Scottish Swimming are holding the Youth Development Camp on Saturday 16th at the pool. Divers that are part of the Youth Development Squad have a full and exciting day ahead with diving, gymnastics and boxing fitness sessions included.

Next up is the East District Championships on Wednesday 20th September - Platform Men & Women 3m. Good luck to all those taking part! Check with your Coach regarding training and start times.

The Competition Calendar has been updated for the 2017-2018 season, some dates still to be confirmed.

Great Bag Packing event at Tesco! Thanks to all those that gave up their valuable weekend time to raise funds for the CLUB!

Also well done to Lucas Thomson who represented Great Britain at the FINA Grand Prix # 5 in Bolzano winning Bronze in the 10m Platform and Silver in the 10m mixed synchro with fellow Scot Gemma McArthur. Also to James Heatly who has been selected to represent Great Britain at the FINA Grand Prix #8 in the Gold Coast, Australia in November this year.

17th Fina World Championships 2017... Whoopeee....Grace Reid 4th in the WORLD! Amazing Grace! Well done also for the Mixed Synchro event with Tom Daley, a magnificent SILVER! Congratulations also to James! 9th in the World on 1m springboard! What a world series for Grace and James, you've done us proud! Well done to Grace and Katherine competing in the 3m Synchro FINAL finishing 5th in the WORLD!  A great result for your debut World Championship event together.

Competition Details

SASA Levels Dates and Venues updated in Competitions Calendar for 2017.

Congratulations Grace, 8th in the World at the RIO Olympic Games!

Grace Reid boosted her growing reputation in international diving with the best British performance for 56 years in the women’s 3m springboard final. After an amazing 2016 season, being National Champion on 3m and having won European bronze in London earlier this year, Grace scored 318.60 to finish eighth at the Olympic Games – Team GB’s best result in the event since Liz Ferris won bronze in 1960. Grace saved her best performance forthe final in Rio, stepping up on her 304.25 and 314.25 efforts from the prelims and semis respectively..


This is the website of the Edinburgh Diving Club.

The Club is based at the Royal Commonwealth Pool in Edinburgh. The Club conducts coaching and competition for Springboard and Highboard diving at all levels of ability from Novice to International.

The Club was constituted in 1971 following the construction and Opening of the Royal Commonwealth Pool for the Commonwealth Games in 1970.

Since that time, many further international, LEN and FINA diving Meets have been staged in Edinburgh with Club members playing key event management roles.

The club has been the mainstay of SASA diving teams since the 1980s and some of its divers and officials have been included in GB teams.

Follow the links to discover more about the Club's past, present and forthcoming activities.

For all general enquiries about Edinburgh Leisure / The learn to Dive programme of Edinburgh Diving Club, please contact diving@edinburghleisure.co.uk