Red Bull Cliff Diving Mostar 2018
Stari Most (Old Bridge) in Mostar will host Red Bull Cliff Diving activity on 8th September 2018. Red Bull Cliff Diving Mostar has started in 2015 and it is the only event where sportmen dive from a UNESCO World Heritage site.
The Red Bull Cliff Diving World Championship, the most popular high diving activity, started in July 2009. The contest was made 75 times until now. For the celebration of 10th years, seven country were picked that were really “classics” for the event.
Red Bull Cliff Diving Mostar is the 6th activity of his year. Next one and last one of the 2018 will be in Polignano a Mare, Italy on 23th September 2018.
Divers jump from a platform into Neretva River’s cold waters at a height ranging from 21–27 m (70–90 ft). Competitions are held in a limited number of venues around the globe. As we have learned 57 competitors will attend to diving competition in Mostar.
Competition is open to the public. No need to buy any ticket. It will start at 12:00 (UTC+2). You can catch best view angle at the western side of the bridge. Also you can watch competition via Red Bull TV on Red Bull web site. If you miss the activity or just need to see all the competition once more, the replay will be accessible on web site.
Furthermore it will be a party at night. Divers will dive with torches at night. An after party will take place at the platform below the Mostar Bridge where the awarding of the competitiors will be held.
Previous winners of Red Bull Cliff Diving Mostar
2017 – Gary Hunt, GBR | Cesilie Carlton, USA
2016 – Michal Navratil, CZE | Lysanne Richard, CAN
2015 – Jonathan Paredes, MEX