David Boudia

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  • Birth Name: David Alasdair Boudia
  • Birth Place: Abilene, Texas, United States
  • Profession: Diver
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Fast Facts

  • Made his first national team in 2005.
  • Finished 10th in the 10m platform in the 2008 Olympic Games in Beijing.
  • In 2011, won the first U.S. medal at the World Championships since 1986--a silver on platform.
  • Is a six-time NCAA champion and 16-time national champion.  
  • Won the gold medal in the 10m platform at the 2012 Olympics in London, also taking home the bronze in the synchronized 10m platform event with partner Nick McCrory.
  • Named USA Diving Athlete of the Year six times (2008, 2010, 2011, 2012, 2013, 2014).
  • His first book, Greater than Gold: From Olympic Heartbreak to Ultimate Redemption, was released in August 2016, just before the start of the Olympics.
  • Won a silver medal, with his partner, Steele Johnson, in the 10m  synchronized platform at the 2016 Olympics in Rio; later picked up an individual bronze in the 10m platform.

Relationships

  • Shaila — Sister
  • Shauni — Sister
  • Dakoda — Daughter
  • Sheilagh Boudia — Mother
  • Jim Boudia — Father
  • Sonnie Brand — Wife

College

  • Purdue University, West Lafayette, Indiana, United States (BA in Communications, 2013)

Details

  • Birth Name: David Alasdair Boudia
  • Birth Place: Abilene, Texas, United States
  • Profession: Diver