[45], During the Olympics Daley had a row with diving partner Blake Aldridge when the latter phoned his mother between rounds. There is some confusion concerning his age on first winning the British U18 title: a few reports, including his mother, have stated that he was 9, but his official British Swimming profile states he was 10. 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Judges gave very low points to china, so unfair. [30], In 2012, Daley finished his two-year A-level studies[31] in mathematics, Spanish and photography. 6 7 8 or 9 whatever. He also competed in the 14–15 category at the 2005 Aachen Junior International, placing second in platform and third in 3 m springboard. The worst Olympic I have ever seen. [58] Daley took part in the 3m springboard diving competition and finished in 9th place. [25][26], Daley was offered a full scholarship to board at independent school Brighton College, but his father turned this down due to the distance from home, and entered negotiations with local independent school Plymouth College, which had offered him a "very significant scholarship". 'Tom Daley speaks out on anti-gay laws in Commonwealth nations after winning gold '. [56][57] It was later announced that Daley would dive in the 3m springboard but not in the 10m platform. Olympic diving 2012: Tom Daley and Peter Waterfield – as it happened • Daley and Waterfield fade to fourth after superb start Sean Ingle at the Aquatics Centre. Why did you guys keep talking about seven dives? It's been a hard old couple of years for … Whilst Boudia celebrated with his coach and team-mate Nicholas McCrory, Daley's friends and family threw him into the pool and jumped in afterwards to celebrate a famous medal. photo of Bronze Olympic Medal Celebrations 2012 (11/08/12) for fans of Tom Daley. There was so much up for grabs at this world championships and a lot of pressure to secure spots for GB at the Olympics 😱 But we did it! [73], In the British Gas Diving Championships held in Sheffield in June 2012, which were also the Olympic trials, Daley and Waterfield won the 10m synchro platform title with a new British record score of 475.77, more than 140 points ahead of silver medallists Daniel Goodfellow and Ross Haslam on 333.72. [36] The previous youngest winner was the Scottish swimmer Ian Black, who won a European gold in 1958 at the age of 17. How lucky! Daley's participation in competitive diving in 2013 was seriously restricted by an injury in May. Thomas Robert "Tom" Daley (born 21 May 1994) is an English diver who specialises in the 10 metre platform and won the Bronze Medal in the event for the 2012 Olympics. In January 2014 Daley was involved in the second series of Splash!. Sat 11 Aug 2012 17.41 EDT 17.41 EDT Tom Daley delivered a nerveless performance on Saturday night to claim an extraordinary bronze medal in the 10m platform dive. In the week before the competition Waterfield was struck by a flu-like illness for five days, and consequently they finished in sixth place. In the 2018 FINA Diving World Series, Daley has won 1 silver medal and 1 bronze medal in Beijing (3m Mixed and 10m Synchro), 1 silver medal in Fuji (3m Mixed), 1 silver medal in Montreal (3m Mixed), and 1 silver medal in Kazan (3m Mixed). I am enjoying London Olympics more than ever because of Mr. Daley. [76]), It was hoped that the 10m men's synchronised platform event, on the first Monday of the Games, would provide Daley and Waterfield with an opportunity to supply Team GB's first medal of the Games. I am so glad so many people like my comments. In January 2007, at the age of twelve, Daley was given a special dispensation to compete at the 2007 Australian Youth Olympic Festival. Daley is competing in two events, starting with the men's 10m synchronised platform alongside partner Peter Waterfield on July 30. Tom Daley has been defended against the accusation he is putting his media profile ahead of his Olympic prospects. Il vivait à Plymouth en Angleterre avec sa mère Debbie (née Selvester) et Robert Daley Il a deux jeunes frères, William et Ben. By the beginning of the final round of dives in an enthralling contest, Daley was in the lead over Qiu Bo and David Boudia by 0.15 points, but Daley's final dive had a degree of difficulty of only 3.3 while his rivals both had 3.6 dives, and Daley won the bronze medal with 556.95 points while Boudia won gold with 568.65 points and Qiu Bo won silver with 566.85 points. Some in the British media reported that in competing he would become the youngest-ever male British Olympian,[37] until it was ascertained that Ken Lester, cox to the rowing pair at the 1960 Summer Olympics, had been 13 years and 144 days old at the time. At the British National Diving Cup, the British Championships, held in January, Daley won a gold in the individual 10m platform competition with 545.80 points, ahead of Matty Lee on 461.00 and Dan Goodfellow on 419.35 points. 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