Olympic diving competitions (there are eight, 4 for each gender) are strictly airborne and are held at two heights – a ‘springboard’ dive set at 3m above the water and a ‘platform’ dive, set at 10m. That becoming said you have to take it for what it is: a gorgeous, heavy watch that equals or bests several of my $two,000 watches in its look and appearance. Even though mechanical watches are significantly less precise, they nevertheless appeal to a lot of simply because of their elaborate inner workings. This tradition evolved into ‘fancy diving’, while diving as a preliminary to swimming became known as ‘Plain diving’.
Mechanical watches are powered by winding the mainspring even though quartz watches are battery-powered. It has the ETA 2892-A2 Swiss movement that you are going to discover on a lot of larger-finish watches costing numerous occasions the cost of this 1. Most diving competitions consist of three disciplines: 1 m and 3 m springboards, and the platform.