[80], In the 10m individual platform event, Daley won the competition with a score of 663.95, ahead of Yang Jian on 611.95 and Chen Aisen on 597.20, scoring five 10's and two 9.5's on his fifth dive. [61] The following day, Waterfield beat Daley to the individual 10m platform title for the second successive year, by 494.25 points to 472.35, with Max Brick third with 399.80. It is also an indication of what Daley can still achieve in the sport and a fitting tribute to his beloved father, who died of cancer last year. De 11 à 14 ans, Daley a fréquenté Eggbuckland Community College. 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. With Waterfield, he won the 10m platform synchronised competition. 2012. london. [33] He also won the 10 m platform synchro title with new partner Blake Aldridge. [17] [67] In the event held in Beijing a week later, Daley and Waterfield won the silver medal in the 10m synchro event, while in the individual event Daley won silver and Waterfield the bronze. In January 2008, Daley won the 10m platform event at the British Championships and become the youngest winner of the senior British 10 m title. Staff and supporters at Plymouth College react to pupil Tom Daley's diving medal. [115] On 14 February 2018, Daley announced via his Instagram account that he and his husband were expecting their first child through surrogacy,[116][117][118] which caused some criticism due to the ethical issues surrounding surrogacy. In 2007 he also began to compete on International Swimming Federation's (FINA) international diving circuit of Grand Prix and World Series events, twice finishing fourth in individual competition. [78], Returning to the Aquatics Centre on the final Friday of the Games for the 10m men's platform event, Daley initially gave his fans cause for concern with a poor performance in the preliminary round where he was ranked 15th of the 18 qualifying divers for the semi-final with 448.45 points (the eventual gold medal winner, David Boudia, ranked 18th). Roared on by a sell-out crowd of 17,500, the 18-year-old delivered six dives of consistent excellence. [119] Their son, Robert "Robbie" Ray Black-Daley, was born on 27 June 2018. In September 2003, he took part in an invitational event in Southampton where he won the 1 m, 3 m and platform events, and first made his mark on the wider audience. Then tomorrow some one can re-match with whatever excuse. In November 2010, Daley was announced as a nominated sportsman for the BBC Sports Personality of the Year 2010 and the BBC Young Sports Personality of the Year 2010. Il vivait à Plymouth en Angleterre avec sa mère Debbie (née Selvester) et Robert Daley Il a deux jeunes frères, William et Ben. Thomas Robert Daley (born 21 May 1994)[2] is an English diver, television personality and YouTube vlogger. "To be honest, I was very nervous. China's Qiu Bo, the world champion and firm favourite coming into the final, had to settle for silver. Never heard of re-dive. [75], In Britain Daley had long been considered one of the "poster boys" of the 2012 Summer Olympics, (literally – an 80-foot tall banner depicting him adorned the John Lewis department store in Cardiff, while a 40-foot tall banner of his female equivalent, heptathlete Jessica Ennis, was on the Sheffield branch of the store chain. [36] The previous youngest winner was the Scottish swimmer Ian Black, who won a European gold in 1958 at the age of 17. ♠ with Grace Reid His book choice was Harry Potter and the Philosopher's Stone by J. K. Rowling and his luxury item was an oven.[139]. [127][128][129][130] Prime Minister Theresa May said she "deeply regretted" Britain's historical legacy of anti-gay laws across the British Commonwealth. But Daley gave a glimpse of his fine form this season in Saturday morning's semi-final, only to save the very best until it really mattered. But well done Tom Daley. A masterclass. [34] Daley and Aldridge won bronze in synchro at the 2008 FINA Diving World Cup. He didn't get to sleep until 5am the night of the Closing Ceremony but, some seven hours later, he breezes into Team GB House next to the Olympic … [64], On 27 July 2011, Daley took the first dive in London's newly built Olympic Park Aquatics Centre marking the one year countdown until the games begin. [74] In the individual 10m championship, Daley regained the title for the first time since 2009 with a score of 547.60, ahead of Peter Waterfield on 452.80 and James Denny on 390.20. His favourite choice was "How Long Will I Love You" by Ellie Goulding. In April 2009 he started to dive with Max Brick, who is two years his senior, compared with the twelve-year gap with Aldridge. He finished second in the category "B" platform competition (for 14- and 15-year-old boys) with 549.60 points, between China's Qiu Bo (551.85 points) and Wu Dongliang (474.00 points). Medal is nice. photo of Bronze Olympic Medal Celebrations 2012 (11/08/12) for fans of Tom Daley. tom daley. In the 2017 FINA World Series, Daley has taken home 1 bronze medal in Beijing (10m Platform), 3 bronze medals in Kazan (10m Platform, 10m Synchro, and 3m Mixed), and one silver medal in Guangzhou (10m Platform). The following day he also won gold in the 10m Individual Platform competition. [38] In the Olympic synchronised 10m platform competition, they placed eighth,[39] while in the individual 10m platform competition he finished seventh.[40]. [47] Daley won the individual event in a new personal best of 554.90, scoring a perfect set of seven 10s for one of his dives. [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. "The main aim here was to get a medal," said Daley. [132] Other social media platforms on which Daley is active include Facebook,[133] Instagram[134] and Twitter. [135], In 2015, he became a patron of LGBT+ charity Switchboard (UK) and collaborated with YouTuber Calum McSwiggan to relaunch the charity under their new name. Stupid judges. [41] He came second in the 3-metre springboard competition in the same category with 485.25 points, sandwiched between the two Chinese divers, Wu Dongliang (510.25 points) and Wang Peng (470.40 points). In the first event held in Dubai, Daley and Waterfield finished 4th in the 10m synchro event, while Daley won silver in the individual 10m event. [69] In the final DWS meet of the year, in Tijuana, Mexico, Daley won gold in the individual platform event, and the pairing with Waterfield won bronze in the synchro event, although the Chinese did not compete in these events at this meet. His first competition was the National Novice Championships in April 2003 where he won a medal in the 8/9-year-old boys category. That doesn't happen a lot even for gold medalists' performance, but who can forget that you dived SEVEN times today? The usual minimum age is fifteen. Their score was a British record and Daley became the youngest ever male medallist in a world diving event. In the season's opening meet of the FINA Diving World Series, in Beijing, Daley conceded that the new dive still needed "work to be done" on it, as he failed to qualify for the final round. Official profile of Olympic athlete Thomas DALEY (born 21 May 1994), including games, medals, results, photos, videos and news. ? [124][125] In response, the-then UK Foreign Secretary Boris Johnson told BBC Radio 1's Newsbeat that he would raise concerns about gay rights with leaders of countries where homosexuality is illegal. ** semi-final result, Daley created a YouTube channel on 23 August 2010. § with Max Brick He and his teammate Max Brick won the gold medal for Synchronised 10m Platform Competition. [28], Daley took his GCSEs in small batches to fit around his diving commitments. [68] Three weeks later, in the Moscow event, Daley won silver in the individual platform event, while the pairing finished fifth in the synchro. After the London Games, he gained celebrity … Daley made his debut in the show's premiere on 5 January 2013 as a mentor to the celebrity competitors taking part.[11]. The final round began in dramatic form when Daley's star status almost led to his undoing – a large number of camera flashes while he was diving distracted him and he only scored 75 points; a protest to the referee resulted in him being allowed to retake the dive, when he scored 91.80. Winning bronze at the London 2012 Olympics at the age of 18, as he did in the individual 10m platform dive last night, was close to everything his father Robert had dreamed of for his son. 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. Daley won his age group at the British Championships in the 1 m springboard, the 3 m springboard, and platform in 2004, 2005, and 2006. Sportsmanship is more important. [131], Daley is very active through social media, including creating videos for his YouTube channel for a number of years. He also competed in the 14–15 category at the 2005 Aachen Junior International, placing second in platform and third in 3 m springboard. "[65], In the 2012 season, a thumb injury forced Daley's withdrawal from the National Cup a few days before the competition (the 10m platform title was won by Max Brick). [113][114] Daley and Black married at Bovey Castle in Devon on 6 May 2017. [18], From age 11 to 14 Daley attended Eggbuckland Community College. At the British Gas Diving Championships held at his home pool in Plymouth on 8–10 February, Daley only competed in the individual 10-metre platform event, which he won with 501.00 points, ahead of James Denny on 374.90 points and Daniel Goodfellow on 340.25 points. [81][82], In January 2013, Daley was involved in the ITV celebrity diving show Splash!, where he was an expert adviser to the celebrity contestants. August 11, 2012: Tom Daley celebrates winning the bronze medal in the 10m platform [14] Their father, Robert, died from a brain tumour on 27 May 2011, aged 40, just a few days after Daley's 17th birthday. "[111] When asked about his coming to terms with his same-sex attraction and his relationship with Black, he said: "I'd been in relationships with girls where I'd had sexual feelings, but it became so much more intense when I met Lance. [60] At the 2011 National Cup, the British Championship was held in the new Southend Swimming and Diving Centre on 28–30 January and Daley came second in the 3m springboard competition behind Jack Laugher. * with Alicia Blagg Congratulations to Tom for the historical achievement he has made tonight. The worst Olympic I have ever seen. @ with Peter Waterfield Read about our approach to external linking. 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. The first guy had a re-dive in major diving competition. He started diving at the age of seven and is a member of Plymouth Diving Club, where his talent was identified early, and made an impact in national and international competitions from age 9. He has subsequently posted a number of other videos with Black, as well as regular vlogs and fitness videos. In February 2012 British Diving's Performance Director Alexei Evangulov criticised Daley's work ethic, stating that he feared Daley's media and commercial activities were to the detriment of his training for the Olympics – a comment which was seemingly backed up when Daley and Pete Waterfield could only finish 7th in the 10m synchro competition in the FINA World Cup event held at the London Aquatics Centre. "I put everything into it. Nearly two weeks later, on … [66], Following a clear-the-air meeting between Daley, Evangulov, and Daley's representatives, Daley participated in the 2012 FINA Diving World Series. At the beginning of 2014 Daley moved his training base from the Life Centre in Plymouth to the London Aquatics Centre at the Olympic Park in east London, with a new coach, Jane Figueiredo.[87]. [100] In February 2009, Daley retained his individual British 10m championship, setting a competition personal best score of 517.55 points, 133.45 points ahead of the second-placed diver. Daley also set an Olympic record score in the individual 10m platform during the first qualification round, but struggled with entries in the semi-final and did not qualify to the final. [27] A few weeks later it was confirmed that Daley had enrolled at Plymouth College. Athletes from host country will surely be favored by referees, more or less, that is not a problem. Daley qualified for the Beijing 2008 Olympics in the individual 10m dive competition and, following the retirement of 2004 silver medallist Leon Taylor, in the 10m platform synchro competition. [94] Overall, throughout the years' DWS meets, in the 10m platform competition Daley won the silver medal in the Dubai, Windsor, Ontario, and Mérida, Mexico legs, and gold in London, whilst with Alicia Blagg he won bronze in the mixed synchronised 3m springboard at Windsor and at Mérida. Daley, who will be 22 come the Rio Olympics, tore his right triceps in 2010 when he was just 16, before rupturing it twice in 2013. Do you know how hard Tom worked to make every ticket worthwhile? Happy to see that Daley was so proud to see American dominate the 10m diving. Who has won the most gold medals for the UK ever? London 2012: Tom Daley's bronze sparks the Olympics' best pool party The vocal crowd were on-brand with their Team GB chants as the night ended with … litrato of Bronze Olympic Medal Celebrations 2012 (11/08/12) for fans of Tom Daley. Tom Daley can't stop grinning. [62], In the 2011 World Championships, held in Shanghai, China, he was again paired with Waterfield in the 10m synchro event. [10][79], At the 19th FINA World Junior Diving Championships, held in October 2012 in Adelaide, Australia, Daley lead a strong British team and rather unexpectedly won the Boys "A" 3m synchronised springboard competition together with Jack Laugher, who had won the individual 3m competition, they had had little practice together. However, he had difficulties the next day, placing 18th in the semi-finals and failing to qualify for the finals. Two weeks later, Daley won his first medals on the FINA circuit, winning a bronze in the individual platform competition and a silver in synchro at the Madrid Grand Prix. He persuaded supermodel Kate Moss to pose for a recreation of an original portrait by David Hockney, as part of a GCSE photography project recreating great works of art, after meeting her on a photo shoot for the Italian version of Vogue. He said: "I've never been happier. [122], In August 2014, Daley was one of 200 public figures who were signatories to a letter to The Guardian opposing Scottish independence in the run-up to September's referendum on that issue. & with Rebecca Gallantree This is not about Tom Daley, not about bronze medal. Tom Daley has been defended against the accusation he is putting his media profile ahead of his Olympic prospects. Well done Daley, you deserve a GOLD medal by summing up scores of 7 dives. "[112], Daley announced his engagement to Black on 1 October 2015. Tom Daley will be "in medal contention" in Saturday's 10m platform diving final, former Olympic medallist Leon Taylor has predicted. However, while the pairing was leading the competition after three dives, a poor reverse 3 1/2 somersaults with tuck in the fourth round put them out of contention and they ended the competition in fourth place on 454.65 points, behind the Chinese pairing of Cao Yuan and Zhang Yanquan on 486.78 points, the Mexican pairing of Iván García and Germán Sánchez on 468.90 points, and the US pairing of David Boudia and Nick McCrory on 463.47 points. This is about the rules! We are all proud to live in a world where there is the country of UK and the athlete: Tom Dayley. I can't wait for next year and the honour of representing Team GB. Today you can re-dive because you got flashed. Daley also competes in synchronised and team events. In this competition Daley finished in second place, 40.05 points behind Peter Waterfield. 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British champion in all events (1 m, 3 m, platform) in 2004, 2005 and 2006 in the relevant age group. Daley was spotted by a coach, taking part in regular diving lessons, and was placed in a competitive squad in September 2002. Tom Daley celebrating after winning a bronze medal at the 2012 Olympics in London. [42][43] In March 2009 he improved his personal best to 540.70 in coming third at a Diving World Series event in China,[44] and the following month he improved it to 540.85 while finishing second at the World Series event in Sheffield. Daley's participation in competitive diving in 2013 was seriously restricted by an injury in May. He won bronze in the men's 10 metre individual event at the 2012 Olympics. The British star took a tiny lead into the last round of dives, but needed to be perfect as his closest rivals were both trying more technically difficult dives. He used this platform to announce his relationship with American screenwriter Dustin Lance Black. This Tom Daley foto might contain kulit, skintone, nude berwarna, sebagian ketelanjangan, ketelanjangan tersirat, telanjang ketelanjangan … Daley was the 2012 Olympic bronze medallist in the event. £ with Matty Lee [58] Daley took part in the 3m springboard diving competition and finished in 9th place. In January 2007, at the age of twelve, Daley was given a special dispensation to compete at the 2007 Australian Youth Olympic Festival. Report by Sam Datta-Paulin. 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For the 2016 season Daley was paired with Daniel Goodfellow for the 10m men's platform synchro competition, with a view to competing in the 2016 Rio Summer Olympics in this sport. In March 2008, Daley became the youngest person to win a gold medal at the European Championships, held in Eindhoven. with Jack Laugher In the individual 10m platform, Daley placed first in the preliminaries (with an Olympic record score of 571.85 points, which was later broken by Chen Aisen in the finals). The fact that I qualified at the weekend and am taking the first dive is a complete privilege. [35] Daley came seventh in the individual competition. Well done UK Olympics! In January 2014 Daley was involved in the second series of Splash!. As of 2019, Daley has over 800,000 subscribers with over 100 million views. Ratings were not as good as the first season, and the show was cancelled. [83] While the show got a largely negative critical response, it nevertheless got the largest ratings on each of the five Saturday nights it was broadcast, and was renewed for a second season in 2014. 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. Please calm down, everyone! [29] Daley obtained eight A* grades and one A in his GCSEs. Daley finished over 29 points ahead of fourth-placed diver Victor Minibaev, meaning he would have won bronze regardless of the re-dive. Tom Daley's coach has warned the diver he must cut down on media and sponsorship appearances if he is to have any hope of winning a medal at the London Olympics during the summer. 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! 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