GEYSON Kevin < Back  
Sport Diving
CGA Canada   
Gender Men
Born 12 Apr 1984 in Winnipeg, CAN
Height1.75 m
Weight 62 kg
Human Interest
Further Personal Information
Residence Winnipeg, MB, CAN
Occupation Athlete
Languages English, French
Higher education University of Manitoba: Canada
Sport Specific Information
When and where did you begin this sport? He took up diving in 1997 in Winnipeg, Canada.
Why this sport? "I began diving because I was a swimmer and my coach told me to take diving to make me a stronger swimmer, but I never returned to swimming."
Club / Team Revolution: Winnipeg, MB, CAN
Name of coach Dallas Ludwick
Coach from which country? Canada
Coach from what year? 2010
International Debut
Year 2001
Competing for Canada
Tournament Grand Prix
General Interest
Hobbies Cycling, roller blading, tennis, listening to music. (Diving Canada, 25 Feb 2002)
Memorable sporting achievement Winning the bronze medal alongside Eric Sehn in the 10m synchro at the 2011 Pan American Games in Guadalajara, Mexico. (Athlete, 25 Feb 2012)
Most influential person in career Coaches Michel Larouch and Dallas Ludwick. (Athlete, 25 Feb 2012)
Hero / Idol Canadian diver Philippe Comtois. (Athlete, 25 Feb 2012)
Sporting philosophy / motto "Nothing hurts as bad as disappointment." (Athlete, 25 Feb 2012)
Awards and honours He was named Manitoba's Junior Athlete of the Year for 2001. (diving.ca, 25 Feb 2002)