The Man Behind the Magic!

Darren Taylor is the talent behind Professor Splash. Taylor, who hails from the great state of Colorado, has more than 25 years of professional high diving experience. He has traveled the world breaking world records and entertaining millions.

Seen by over half a billion people, Taylor holds twenty-one world records in eight countries (Italy, Spain, Germany, Japan, and the US) and is considered the greatest stunt diver in the world! He is the only diver that has mastered the art of shallow water diving.

Professor Splash has received wide spread acclaim for his unique talent. He has been featured on Jimmy Kimmel Live where he broke his own world record and has been featured in Sports Illustrated and numerous other publications. He is currently on record in both the Guinness Book of World Records and Ripley's 2009 Edition

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Here are just a few of the national and international television shows on which Professor Splash has appeared:

  • Travel Channel

  • Discovery Channel - Time Warp

  • History Channel - Stan Lee Super Humans

  • National Geographic Channel

  • Jay Leno

  • Jimmy Kimmel

  • America’s Got Talent - Semi Finalist Season 6

  • Russia’s Got Talent

  • Das Super Talent (Germany’s Got Talent)