Qiu Bo will compete in his first Olympics in 10m platform. Qiu Bo is the reigning world champion in this event.

Qiu Bo will compete in his first Olympics in 10m platform. Qiu Bo is the reigning world champion in this event.

Qiu Bo, Chinese National Diving Team

Peter Pan is Not the Moon

U.S. diver David Boudia won a gold medal in 10-meter platform dive event on Day 15 (8/11/12) of the London 2012 Olympics. Boudia became the first American to win a 10-meter platform diving gold medal since Greg Louganis did it in Seoul in 1988. Winning the silver medal was Qiu Bo of China, and Tom Daley of Britain took the bronze medal.

U.S. diver David Boudia won a gold medal in 10-meter platform dive event on Day 15 (8/11/12) of the London 2012 Olympics. Boudia became the first American to win a 10-meter platform diving gold medal since Greg Louganis did it in Seoul in 1988. Winning the silver medal was Qiu Bo of China, and Tom Daley of Britain took the bronze medal.

Gold medalist David Boudia of the U.S. poses on the podium with silver medalist Qiu Bo (L) of China and bronze medalist Tom Daley (R) of Britain

Gold medalist David Boudia of the U.S. poses on the podium with silver medalist Qiu Bo (L) of China and bronze medalist Tom Daley (R) of Britain

Qiu Bo from China competes during the men's 10-meter platform diving semi final at the Aquatics Centre in the Olympic Park during the 2012 Summer Olympics in London, Saturday, Aug. 11, 2012. (AP Photo/Michael Sohn)

Qiu Bo from China competes during the men's 10-meter platform diving semi final at the Aquatics Centre in the Olympic Park during the 2012 Summer Olympics in London, Saturday, Aug. 11, 2012. (AP Photo/Michael Sohn)

Qiu Bo de China compite en el Maria Lenk centro acuático - Río de Janeiro…

Qiu Bo de China compite en el Maria Lenk centro acuático - Río de Janeiro…

2015 FINA World Championships: Qiu Bo & Wang Han-Yang Hao wins ...

2015 FINA World Championships: Qiu Bo & Wang Han-Yang Hao wins ...

Men’s 10m Platform Diving Final - David Boudia (USA, gold), Qiu Bo (China, silver), Tom Daley (UK, bronze)

Men’s 10m Platform Diving Final - David Boudia (USA, gold), Qiu Bo (China, silver), Tom Daley (UK, bronze)

David Boudia of the U.S. scored 568.65 points in the six-dive final to narrowly beat Qiu Bo of China (566.85) for the gold medal.

David Boudia of the U.S. scored 568.65 points in the six-dive final to narrowly beat Qiu Bo of China (566.85) for the gold medal.

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