· Wang Han (CHN) and Yang Hao (CHN) won the inaugural edition of the mixed 3m springboard synchro at the 2015 FINA World Championships in Kazan.
· Wang will now try to defend her title with Li Zheng (CHN). The duo won all four FINA Diving World Series meets this season.
· Jennifer Abel (CAN) and François Imbeau-Dulac (CAN) took home the silver medal in this event two years ago. They also finished runners-up at three of the four FINA Diving World Series meets this season, as well as claiming one third place finish.
· Maicol Verzotto (ITA) and Elena Bertocchi (ITA) are the reigning European champions in the mixed 3m springboard synchro.
· Verzotto claimed the bronze medal in this event at the World Championships two years ago, together with Tania Cagnotto (ITA).