Game Changer: First diver to represent Ireland in 68 years at the Rio Olympic Games, 2016
Exceeding Expectations: Aged 23, he delivered when it mattered most by making the Olympic Rio Final 2016, finishing 8th in the 3m diving. Won Swim Ireland’s Irish Male Performance of the Year in 2016.
Event: One of the most exciting sports in the world; displaying strength, flexibility and courage
Proud of his Irish Heritage: From Yorkshire with a Granny from Spike Island, Cork
Committed: Now lives full time at the Irish Sports Campus in Dublin, training at the National Aquatic Centre and the National Diving Training Centre
Inspiration: His dream is to encourage a new generation of Irish divers
Multi-Talented: Played for Middlesbrough Football Club until he was 15
Bright Future: In 2017 he will compete in European and World Championships and his placing at the Olympic Games guaranteed him a spot on diving’s premier World Series in 2017.