Getting to know Matty Lee

11 Jan 2018

With the British Diving Championships just a few weeks away why not find out more about World Championship silver medallist Matty Lee.

Hometown: Leeds

Biggest achievement: Silver medal at world champs

Do you support any other sports/ teams? I like the F1 and I support the Mercedes team

Who was your childhood hero? Greg Louganis

Favourite takeaway: Pizza

How did you get into diving? My older brother dived before me and loved watching him so I gave it a go

Favourite place to chill? On my sofa watching a movie

How do you prepare for a competition? Headphones on, this helps me get in the zone

Best mate on the team? Dan

Tell us a random fact about someone else: Dan keeps his Olympic medal in a sock

What annoys you? Loud music that I don’t like (Dan’s music)

What’s your nickname? Big dog 

Why not watch Matty in action at the British Diving Champions from 26th-28th January on the live stream on our You Tube channel, subscribe now and don't miss a dive!