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Matthew Dixon

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Personal Data

Date of Birth: 19th April 2000

Born: Plymouth

Team/Club: Plymouth Diving Club

Coach: Sally Freeman

International Competitions

Competition Event Year Score Medal / Position
Commonwealth Games 10m Platform 2014 366.15 9th
European Junior Championships 1m Springboard (Group B) 2014 297.70 15th
  3m Springboard (Group B)   391.70 8th
  Platform (Group B)   380.95 BRONZE

Domestic Events

Competition Event Year Score Medal/Position
British Gas Diving Championship 10m Platform 2014 398.25 GOLD
  3m Springboard 2013 300.95 10th
  10m Platform (Prelims)   327.85 5th
British Gas National Cup 3m Springboard 2014 294.90 8th
  10m Platform   346.30 5th
  10m Platform 2012 245.85 12th

In The Pool

Favourite event: Platform.

Finest ever performance: British Gas National Cup 2014.

Role models: Tom Daley.

My aspirations are: To go to the Rio Olympics in 2016.

Out Of The Pool

If I wasn’t a diver I would be: A gymnast.

Tip for the top: Always believe in your dreams.

Life after diving: To become a GBR diving coach.

Would most like to meet: Usain Bolt.

Most prized possession: My iphone so I can contact my family while I'm away from home.

Biggest influence on career: My coach, my family and the current GB divers.


Sports: Diving, gymnastics and football.

Band/music: Chart music.

Food: BBQ chicken and ribs.

Hobbies: Hanging out with friends and family or watching TV.


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