Jason Statham was a member of the British Diving Team for twelve years and was placed third in Olympic trials on three different occasions; at one time, he was placed 12th in the world. He competed for England at the 1990 Commonwealth Games in Auckland, New Zealand, finishing eighth in the 1m springboard, 11th in the 3m springboard and 10th in the 10m platform.

A 23-year-old Jason Statham posing with the Soviet Diving Team at the 1990 championship in Moscow, Russia.

A few more rare photographs from Jason’s years as a diver.