Tanya Watson

Diving

BIOGRAPHY

Tanya, whose maternal grandmother hails from Derry, first competed for Ireland in 2018 when she was fifth at the Youth Olympics and seventh in the platform in her European Senior Championship debut. In 2020 she had two top 10 finishes in FINA Grand Prix and two sixth places in 2020. In 2021 she made the European senior final and only missed making the final of the Diving World Cup in Tokyo by two points where her score in qualifying made her the first Irish female diver to qualify for an Olympic Games.

Gender

Female

Discipline

10m Platform

Date Of Birth

December 24, 2001

Hometown

Southampton, UK

OTHER DIVING ATHLETES

Jake Passmore

Ciara McGing

Oliver Dingley

TEAM IRELAND NEWS

Team Ireland Media Guide Released

The Olympic Federation of Ireland has released the Team Ireland Media Guidelines booklet for Paris 2024. The complete guide to the Irish Olympic team profiles the athletes selected to compete at the Paris Olympic Games, with action beginning on the 24 July 2024. DOWNLOAD HERE: Team Ireland Media Guide for Paris 2024 Ireland celebrates 100 [...]

Allianz Ireland renew partnership with the Olympic Federation of Ireland until 2028

Allianz Ireland have today announced the renewal of its partnership with the Olympic Federation of Ireland, reaffirming its commitment to supporting Irish athletes on their journey to Paris 2024 and beyond. As an Official Partner of the Olympic Federation of Ireland, the renewed agreement will see Allianz continue its support through to the Los Angeles [...]

ROAD CYCLING ATHLETES OFFICIALLY SELECTED FOR TEAM IRELAND’S LARGEST EVER TEAM OF 133 AT PARIS 2024

The Olympic Federation of Ireland has officially named the three road cyclists who will compete for Team Ireland at the Olympic Games in Paris this summer. Megan Armitage (Offaly), Ben Healy (Cork/Stourbridge UK) and Ryan Mullen (Meath/Birkenhead UK), join the four person track cycling team in representing Ireland in a sport that has been on [...]

CANOE SLALOM ATHLETES SELECTED FOR TEAM IRELAND IN PARIS 2024

The Olympic Federation of Ireland has officially selected the canoe slalom athletes who are set to compete at the Olympic Games in Paris this summer. In what will be the biggest team since 1996, Ireland will be entering an athlete in all four boat allocations available and are entering a fully gender balanced team in [...]

Team Ireland Golfers Selected For Paris 2024

The Olympic Federation of Ireland has officially selected the golf team who are set to compete at the Olympic Games in Paris this summer.  Replicating the team that competed in Tokyo 2020, the Paris 2024 team of Rory McIlroy, Shane Lowry, Leona Maguire and Stephanie Meadow will once again represent Ireland in golf at the Olympic Games. The golf tournament occurs [...]

IRISH ATHLETICS TEAM OFFICIALLY SELECTED FOR TEAM IRELAND AT PARIS 2024

The Olympic Federation of Ireland has officially selected the athletics team who are set to compete at the Olympic Games in Paris this summer.  Team Ireland will be represented by twenty-three athletes at the Games, with the track and field events taking place in the Stade de France, and the marathon events running through the [...]

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