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Divers prepare to take plunge in Krabi

World Series competitors rely on precise technique to avoid serious injury

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  • Writer: Dietrich Neu
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For most people, hurtling off of a cliff would signal the end of their life. But for professional divers, particularly those in the Red Bull Cliff Diving World Series, it's their job. 

David Colturi in action in Boston.

"You don't want to overthink it when you get on to the platform _ that's the worst thing you can do," said David Colturi, an American diver hailing from Ann Arbor who joined the tour two years ago after he qualified for an event in Australia.

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