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Lydia Rosenthall

Welcome to Lydia Rosenthall’s profile page.

Personal Data

Date of Birth: 9th October 1998

Born: Leeds

Team/Club: City of Leeds Diving Club

Coach: Peng Li

International Competitions

Competition Event Year Score Medal/Position
World Junior Championships 3m Springboard (Group B) 2012 323.15 11th
  Platform (Group B)   290.40 17th

European Junior Championships

1m Springboard (Group A) 2014 348.75 12th
  3m Springboard (Group A)   365.75 13th
  1m Springboard (Group B) 2013 280.20 11th
  3m Springboard (Group B)   367.70 SILVER
  Platform (Group B)   279.55 9th

Domestic Events

Competition Event Year Score Position/Medal
British Gas Diving Championships 3m Springboard 2014 230.55 11th
  1m Springboard 2013 226.90 5th
  3m Springboard   271.50 4th
  Platform   243.25 10th
British Gas National Cup 1m Springboard 2014 251.25 5th
  3m Springboard   269.60 BRONZE
  3m Synchro   291.72 GOLD
  1m Springboard 2012 223.55 7th
  Platform   223.50 13th


Favourite event: Platform

Finest ever performance: Junior Elites 2011 where I won three golds and one silver and got my PB's on all boards.

First senior international meet: I've yet to compete at senior level internationally.

Role models: Jessica Ennis because of her attitude.

My aspirations are: To reach the Olympics one day.


Tip for the top: To be yourself and just enjoy it.

If I wasn’t a diver I would be: Probably a gymnast but I enjoy athletics.

Life after diving: I would like to be a physio or photographer.

Would most like to meet: Harry Hill because he is so funny.

Most prized possession: My iPod because I like to listen to music and I use it during competitions.

Biggest influence on career: My old coach Jenny Leeming because she helped me so much.


Sports: Diving of course but I like athletics.

Band/music: I like Florence and the Machine and Jessie J.

Food: I like a lot of things but I like BBQ spare ribs the most.

Hobbies: I enjoy seeing my friends when I get the chance and I also like shopping.


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