Top 20 Diver celebrities in England
Here is the latest list of the world's top 20 Diver celebrities [Updated January 27, 2023].
Tom Daley was born
on May 21, 1994
in Plymouth, England.
Diver who specializes in the 10-meter platform; he won two gold medals at the 2010 Commonwealth Games and took home the 2012 Olympic Bronze medal in the event. Also a synchronized swimmer, he won a bronze with partner Daniel Goodfellow in the 10m platform at the 2016 Games.
He won the 2009 World Championship, as well as the 2008 and 2012 European Championships in the ten metre platform. He runs a popular self-titled YouTube channel where he posts vlogs and challenges, amongst other videos, often centered around diving. The channel has earned over 850,000 subscribers.
Net Worth 2020: $4 Million
Chris Mears was born
on February 7, 1993
in Reading, England.
From the grim prognosis, he spent a month in the hospital and lost most of his muscle mass, but three years later he was able to recover to compete in the 2012 London games.
Yona Knight-Wisdom was born
on May 12, 1995
in Leeds, England.
In competing at the 2016 Olympics, he became the first diver to ever represent Jamaica at the Olympics.
Daniel Goodfellow was born
on October 19, 1996
in Cambridge, England.
One of his earliest successes was in 2013 when he won the gold medal in the 10m platform at the Junior European Championships.
Tonia Couch was born
on May 20, 1989
She won her first European Championship gold medal in 2012.
Jack Haslam was born
on August 9, 1995
He won gold for the first time as a senior in 2015.
Hannah Starling was born
on June 13, 1995
She won gold medals at the British National Cup and British Gas National Cup.
Jack Laugher was born
on January 30, 1995
He is an outspoken proponent of gay rights and posed for the cover of Gay Times Magazine in 2013.
Leon Taylor was born
on November 2, 1977
in Cheltenham, England.
In 2005 he won a bronze medal at the World Championships.
William Trubridge was born
on May 24, 1980
In 2013, he established a freediving training program in the Bahamas called Vertical Blue.
Liz Parkinson was born
on May 25, 1981
She has also worked as a professional stunt woman.
Matty Lee was born
on March 5, 1998
in Leeds, England.
He debuted as a senior competitor in 2014 in the World Cup series and was set to participate in the 2014 Commonwealth Games until an injury took him out of the running.
Ross Haslam was born
on October 2, 1997
in Sheffield, England.
He won three different gold medals at the British Championships in 2017.
James Denny was born
on September 20, 1993
British diver who won a silver medal in the 10 meter platform synchro event at the Glasgow 2014 Commonwealth Games with partner Tom Daley. He has competed for the City of Leeds.
He placed fourth in the 1 meter Springboard for his European Junior debut in 2011.
Harry Watts was born
on June 15, 1826
From the 1860s through the 1890s, he was employed as a diver by both the River Wear Commissioners and the Sunderland Lifeboat and Life Brigade.