The Red Bull Cliff Diving World Series 2010 is back in the sportu2;019s birthplace
u2;018Manau2;019 and u2;018ponou2;019, power and balance u2;013 these old Hawaiian principles were crucial when lele kawa, diving off cliffs, was born on the islands in the midst of the Pacific back in the 18th century. They are principles that have been upheld and are today prerequisites for the sport of high diving. It was from a rock made of lava that the last independent chief of Maui, King Kahekili, jumped in the late 1700s. The site of Kahekiliu2;019s Leap has ever since then been regarded as the birthplace of the majestic sport of cliff diving.