Oliver Dingley

Ollie Dingley


  • Finalist Rio Olympic Games 2016
  • Two-Time Olympian 2016 & 2020
  • From Yorkshire with a Granny from Cork, he is proud to represent Ireland
  • Developed and hosts Life in a Bubble podcast
Ollie Dingley

Detailed Bio


First diver to represent Ireland in 68 years at the Rio Olympic Games, 2016. First Irish diver to compete in the World Driving Series in 2017. Exceeding Expectations: Aged 23, he delivered when it mattered most by making the final & finishing 8th in the Rio Olympic Games.


Lives and trains full time at the Irish Sports Campus, Dublin. Podcast: Life in a Bubble is hosted by Ollie and aims to explore the various challenges that guests on the show have overcome on their quest for personal growth and satisfaction.


Key Achievements


  • 2021: Competed in his second Olympic Games
  • 2019: European Championships 3m diving finalist.
  • 2018 European Championships finished 5th in the 1m his highest finish at a major championship. World Cup Diving Finalist 2018, finishing seventh overall Won the British Diving Championships in January 2018, setting a new Irish record, improving on the mark he set at the Rio Olympic Games in 2016
  • 2017 First Irish Diver to take part in the Diving World Series in 2017
  • 2016 Finished 8th in the Olympic Games in Rio in a new Irish Record & Won Swim Ireland’s Irish Male Performance of the Year