Matthew Mitcham Australia
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Key Facts

Country

Competed in

Date of birth

02 Mar 1988

Height

1.74m

Weight

67kg

Medals

London 2012
Gold Silver Bronze
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DIVING

Matthew Mitcham competed in DIVING

Did you know?

  • Judges award a score out of 10 for each dive which is adjusted to take into account the dive’s degree of difficulty.
  • Eight gold medals are on offer, evenly split between men and women.
  • Events consist of individual and synchronised competitions in both the 3m springboard and 10m platform.
  • In the synchronised diving events, pairs of athletes dive in tandem and are also assessed for their level of synchronisation.
  • Diving made its Olympic debut in 1904 and a women's event was added eight years later, making it one of the first Olympic sports to incorporate events for both sexes.

Results for Matthew Mitcham

Date Event Rank Mark
11 Aug Men's 10m Platform Semi-final 13 482.40 pts
10 Aug Men's 10m Platform Preliminary Round 9 457.20 pts

Head to Head

Matthew Mitcham vs Pete Waterfield

Matthew Mitcham

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London 2012 medals

0

London 2012 appearances

2

London 2012 results (pts)

482.40 Men's 10m Platform

Height

1.74m (5'9")

Weight

67kg

Age

26

Pete Waterfield

Pete Waterfield Great Britain & N. Ireland flag

London 2012 medals

0

London 2012 appearances

2

London 2012 results (pts)

412.45 Men's 10m Platform

Height

1.65m (5'5")

Weight

64kg

Age

33

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