Matthew Mitcham

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Birthday
2, 1988
Birthplace
Australia
Birth Sign
Pisces
Birthday
2, 1988 (age 31)
Birthplace
Australia

About

Australian Olympic diver who took home the gold medal in the 10m platform event at the 2008 Olympic Games in Beijing. His single-dive score of 112.10 became the highest score ever given to a single dive at the Olympics.

Before Fame

He was originally a trampoline gymnast who competed at the 1999 and 2001 World Junior Championships.

Trivia

He is openly gay and has been a champion of gay rights in Australia. He served as the Chief of Parade of the Sydney Gay and Lesbian Mardi Gras in 2009.

Family Life

He has been in a relationship with Lachlan Fletcher.

Associated With

He and the United States' David Boudia are both Olympic champions of the 10m platform event.