European cliff diving championships won by Briton

Help

Some of the world's most skilled divers have gathered in southern Switzerland to take part in the European cliff diving championships.

The sport originated in Hawaii as a way for young men to demonstrate their courage and loyalty to their chief.

But modern competitors are judged on their speed and agility, as British entrant Blake Aldridge explained to Imogen Foulkes.

BBC © 2014 The BBC is not responsible for the content of external sites. Read more.

This page is best viewed in an up-to-date web browser with style sheets (CSS) enabled. While you will be able to view the content of this page in your current browser, you will not be able to get the full visual experience. Please consider upgrading your browser software or enabling style sheets (CSS) if you are able to do so.