Judging Guide for Diving
10 - 9
8.5 - 7.5
7 - 6
5.5 - 4.5
4 - 2.5
2 - 0.5
Flawless execution of the dive. Approach, hurdle, height, distance, execution and entry all exceptional.
Approach, hurdle, height and distance are unaffected. Execution well-defined, entry slightly affected.
Approach and hurdle unaffected. Height and distance acceptable (3-4'). Execution defined, entry controlled but slightly affected.
Approach and hurdle acceptable. Height and distance adequate (5-8'). Execution complete but slightly over or under.
4 - 2.5 DEFICIENT DIVE
Approach and hurdle affected. Height and distance inadequate (over 10'). Execution affected and entry over or under (partially alter the position of the dive).
2 - .5 UNSATISFACTORY DIVE
Approach and hurdle affected. Height and distance inadequate (over 10'). Execution not complete or broken position, entry barely made (a diver enters the water with one or both hands above the shoulders on a dive requiring a feet first entry or one or both hands below the shoulders on a dive requiring a head first entry; a diver hits the diving board; dive executed in a position other than described on the score sheet).