WRIGHT Olivia < Back  
Sport Diving
CGA Australia   
Gender Women
Born 12 Oct 1990 in Sydney, AUS
Height1.64 m
Weight 61 kg
Human Interest
Further Personal Information
Residence Brisbane, QLD, AUS
Occupation Student, Coach
Sport Specific Information
When and where did you begin this sport? She started diving at 13
Club / Team Perfect 10: Sydney, NSW, AUS
Name of coach Hui Tong
General Interest
Memorable sporting achievement Winning her first FINA Grand Prix medal, placing ahead of the world number one diver.
(aimforthestars.com.au, 08 October 2009)
Most influential person in career Her mum and dad, because they are always there to support her. "They have always been there for me and helped me through every part of my life. Also my Grandy [grandfather] because he was so strong and brave, and had such a pure heart and soul." (diving.asn.au, 01 Dec 2009)
Hero / Idol The Dalai Lama and divers Guo Jing Jing and Michael Franti. (diving.asn.au, 1 Dec 2009)
Sporting philosophy / motto “All our dreams can come true, if we have the courage to pursue them,” [Walt Disney]. "Happiness is a journey, not a destination,” [anon.]. (diving.asn.au, 01 Dec 2009)
Ambitions To complete her university degree successfully, move to the snow for a season and write a book.
(diving.asn.au, 01 Dec 2009)
Other information COACH
In addition to her studies, she also works as a diving coach for Donnet Diving Club. (diving.asn.au, 01 Dec 2009)