Quebec’s Jennifer Abel (Jennifer Abel) won the 3m springboard of the Montreal World Series on Sunday afternoon and won a 40-point lead.
“My second dive was the one that made me most hesitant. When he passed, I knew I could turn on the machine and get a lot of points,” said Abel, who was close to perfection in the past two runs.
“To be sure, after the last two dives, I screamed underwater. On the other hand, after the fourth quarter, I had to stay in the foam because I was still diving a lot. What I like today is , I can feel that moment and the fans there cheer for me.”
The 28-year-old diver really wants to use the advantage of the absence of the Chinese to shine in front of his supporters.
“It is very important for me to show people our hard work. Pressure, I really put myself on my shoulders. I want to show that I am improving every day, becoming more and more stable and strong. This is What i did today [dimanche]. »
Along with François Imbo Dulac (François Imbeau-Dulac), Abel ended his weekend with a third gold medal in the mixed synchronized event. On Friday, she also won with Mélissa Citrini-Beaulieu (Mélissa Citrini-Beaulieu).
After entering the semifinals at 3m, Pamela Ware entered the worse finals. The 27-year-old Montreal player ranked fifth with 311.55 points.
After taking the lead after two dives, everything became complicated for her on the third lap.
“My first two dives were excellent. All day long, I felt strong, good and confident. To be honest, I was a bit painful these days, Weir said, his eyes were red. I (one knee) was hurt a bit. , So I reduced my practice. I think I don’t have enough training, so it hurt me today.”
On the men’s side, Vincent Riendeau has been fighting for the podium until the end of the individual 10m competition. In the end, he must finish fourth.
“It was very tight until the last dive. But Minibaev, his last dive was indeed his best result. Honestly, he was almost perfect,” said the Quebec.
“In my case, I missed the last dive. This is new to my list. I have a little more adrenaline than usual. I rushed higher and missed the entrance. I will have to practice this.”