""A new turn in the history of diving." On August 30, 1931, Georgia Coleman practiced the hoop dive, which a @nytimes article described as "a complicated fancy dive which ends with the swimmer passing through the hoop." Georgia was preparing for the 1932 Summer Olympics in Los Angeles, where she won 2 medals. Follow us this #MemorialDayWeekend to see more photos from summers past from the @nytimes archives. #nytweekender" By nytimes on Instagram.
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