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Wu Minxia

Wu Minxia About Chinese diver and four-time Olympic gold medalist who competed for China at three consecutive Olympics in 2004, 2008, and 2012. Other Informations She entered her first Olympics in 2004, winning a silver and a gold. She became the first woman to win gold in a diving event in three consecutive Olympic Games. …

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Michael Hixon

Michael Hixon About Champion diver who took the silver medal in the synchronized three meter springboard event at the 2016 Rio Olympics. He’s been competing since he was nine years old.  Other Informations He participated in several sports besides in high school, but chose to give them up in favor of diving. AT age 16 …

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Kelly McCormick

Kelly McCormick About American diver and Olympian known for winning the silver medal in the 3 meter springboard in 1984 at the Los Angeles games. Other Informations She swam in college while attending Ohio State University. In addition to her silver medal, she also won the bronze at the 1988 games in Seoul. Her father …

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Tania Cagnotto

Tania Cagnotto About Diver who became the first Italian woman to earn a World Championship medal when she earned a bronze at the 2009 World Championships. At the 2016 Rio Olympic Games, she won a silver and bronze medal in the 3m individual and synchronized diving events, respectively.  Other Informations She made her Olympic debut …

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Liz Parkinson

Liz Parkinson About English free diver, environmentalist, shark conservations, and photographer who has gained fame as a diving ambassador for PADI. Other Informations She first discovered her love for underwater sports as a competitive swimmer. She has also worked as a professional stunt woman. She dedicated an Instagram post to he niece Liza in August …

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Tom Daley

Tom Daley About Diver who specializes in the 10-meter platform; he won two gold medals at the 2010 Commonwealth Games and took home the 2012 Olympic Bronze medal in the event. Also a synchronized swimmer, he won a bronze with partner Daniel Goodfellow in the 10m platform at the 2016 Games. Other Informations He reached the finals …

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Nick McCrory

Nick McCrory About American diver who won a Synchro 10 meter platform bronze medal at the 2012 London Olympics. Other Informations He made his international debut with a silver medal finish at the 2006 World Junior Championships. He was a National Championships 10-meter platform gold medalist in 2011. He has a younger brother named Lucas. …

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Jennifer Abel

Jennifer Abel About Canadian synchronized diver who took home bronze at the 2012 Summer Olympics and who has since emerged as the victor at events like the 2014 Commonwealth Games and 2015 Pan American Games. Some of her notable diving partners include Pamela Ware and Emilie Heymans. Other Informations She was born in Montreal, Quebec, …

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Tonia Couch

Tonia Couch About English diver who competed in the 2008 and 2012 Olympics in the 10m synchro, placing in 5th in 2012. Other Informations She made her national competitive debut at age 14 with a 17th place finish at the 2003 European Junior Championship. She won her first European Championship gold medal in 2012. She …

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Sammy Lee

Sammy Lee About Olympic diver who was the first Asian-American Olympic gold medalist in history, winning in 1948 in London. Other Informations He earned an M.D. from the University of Southern California in 1947. He took home a 10 m platform gold medal at the 1948 London games and the 1952 Helsinki games. He fathered …

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Pat McCormick

Pat McCormick About American diver and 4-time Olympic gold medalist. She won both diving events at two consecutive Summer Olympics in Helsinki and Melbourne. Other Informations She won her first gold medal in International Competition at the 1951 World Championships. She won both the springboard and platform at the 1952 and 1956 Olympics. She has …

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Sharleen Stratton

Sharleen Stratton About Diver who has won gold medals at the Commonwealth Games in both the 3 meter individual dive and 3 meter synchronized dive. Other Informations She began her athletic career in gymnastics, before taking up diving at age 12. She made her Olympic debut at the 2008 Summer Games in Beijing. She was …