The Metropole Swimming Club This afternoon he closed the closing ceremony for the 40th edition of the International Jumping Tournament Ciudad de Las Palmas de Gran Canaria Pepsi Diving Cup that, since last Wednesday, was taking place in its facilities. The almost 60 jumpers, coming from up to eight countries, have offered spectacular images in the metropolista precinct, where there is an increasing fondness for jumping.
This last day began with the test from the springboard of the three meters of male category A where Elías Petersén, from Malmö Kappsimningsklubb, took first place, followed by Manuel Öztopçu, from Aquarijn, as second, and from his partner from team, Jacob Dimovski, as third.
The second dispute of the morning left joys in the metropolitan entity. The jumper Sergio Castellano hung the gold from the platform of category B, beating Florian Prins of the Joop Stotijn DSZ. In this same modality, but in females, only jumped from the 10 meters Jenna Hernández, of the CN Sacoa of Santa Lucia de Tirajana, who achieved a score of 228.70 and her subsequent gold medal.
The Balearic Francisca Bauzá, representing the Spanish selection, put the icing on the competition for the nationals in the last round of the day and the competition. Bauzá climbed to the first step of the podium with his jump from a subway of absolute category, in which the sprinters of Malmö Kappsimningsklubb, Ellen Ek and Hedda Malmström, were second and third, respectively.
With all this was concluded the 40th edition of the Pepsi Diving Cup that continues to merit to be the test that opens the international calendar of jumps year after year, and in which national athletes have made a great role that has been paid with obtaining nine gold medals; four silver and four bronze.