TIL | Olympic divers shower after each dive because the shock of going into the water and then out of the water so quickly can cause muscle cramps. The showers help alleviate this issue.

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  1. What I don’t understand is why this does not happen to ordinary people who use the diving boards just as frequently though obviously much less skillfully.

    Does learning those gazillion twist dives automatically make a person super fragile to temperature changes?

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