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History Made: Yona Knight-Wisdom Becomes The First Jamaican Diver To Qualify for Olympic Competition

Yona Knight-Wisdom
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Yona Knight-Wisdom

“When you realise you’ve qualified for the OLYMPIC GAMES!! ” – Yona Knight-Wisdom Facebook Page

Jamaica’s Yona Knight-Wisdom, 20, had a total of 397.90 points at the Men’s 3-Meter Springboard Dive preliminary competition at the FINA Diving World Cup for 2016. The preliminaries were held in Rio de Janeiro, and with his score, Knight-Wisdom made history, becoming the first Jamaican male diver to qualify for the 2016 Olympics, which will also be held in Rio this summer.

Photo Source: Yona Knight-Wisdom Facebook Page

 

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