Ollie Dingley

Olympic Diving Finalist

Game Changer: First diver to represent Ireland in 68 years at the Rio Olympic Games, 2016. First Irish diver to compete in the World Driving Series in 2017.

Exceeding Expectations: Aged 23, he delivered when it mattered most by making the final & finishing 8th in the Rio Olympic Games.

Event: One of the most exciting sports in the world; strength, flexibility and courage.

Proud of his Irish Heritage: From Yorkshire with a Granny from Spike Island, Cork.

Committed: Lives and trains full time at the Irish Sports Campus, Dublin.

Podcast: Life in a Bubble is hosted by Ollie and aims to explore the various challenges that guests on the show have overcome on their quest for personal growth and satisfaction.

Power of Sport: Helped him to find confidence when his dyslexia made academics very challenging for him

Key Achievements

2019: European Championships 3m diving finalist.

2018 European Championships finished 5th in the 1m his highest finish at a major championships. World Cup Diving Finalist 2018, finishing seventh overall Won the British Diving Championships in January 2018, setting a new Irish record, improving on the mark he set at the Rio Olympic Games in 2016

2017 First Irish Diver to take part in the Diving World Series in 2017

2016  Finished 8th in the Olympic Games in Rio in a new Irish Record & Won Swim Ireland’s Irish Male Performance of the Year