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Megan Sylvester

Welcome to Megan Sylvester’s profile page.

Personal Data

Date Of Birth: 4th July 1994

Born: Barnsley

Team/Club: Plymouth Diving Club

Coach: Andy Banks

International Competitions

Competition Event Year Score Medal/Position
World Championships 10m Synchro 2009 306.90 6th
European Championships 10m Synchro 2010 300.66 BRONZE
Youth Olympic Games 10m Platform 2010 351.60 10th
FINA World Series        
Qingdao 10m Synchro 2010 299.76 4th
Veracruz 10m Synchro 2010 296.38 4th
World Junior Championships 10m Platform (Group A) 2010 376.70 8th
  10m Platform 2008 354.50 4th
European Junior Championships 10m Platform (Group A) 2012 386.20 GOLD
  10m Platform (Group B) 2008 344.45 SILVER

Domestic Events

Competition Event Year Score Medal/Position
British Championships 10m Platform 2014 281.05 5th
  10m Platform 2012 275.05 6th
  10m Synchro 2010 299.52 SILVER
  Platform 2009 264.50 9th
  3m Springboard 2008 231.20 8th
  Platform   232.40 9th
  Platform 2007 202.05 10th
British Gas National Cup Platform 2012 238.00 10th
  Platform 2011 255.30 4th
  10m Synchro   292.14 GOLD

In the Pool

Greatest achievement to date: Winning silver at the European Juniors in 2008 and finished fourth at the 2008 World Juniors.

Aspiration: To win a gold medal at the London Olympics.

Who has been greatest influence on you: Mum, Dad, brother James and my coach Adam he is always there to give me advice and to point me in the right direction.

Out of the Pool

Family Members: My brother James is a diver.

Other sports: Gymnastics.

Ultimate relaxation: Listen to music.

Tip for the top: Train hard. Enjoy what you do and keep smiling.


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