Alexandre Despatie

Alexandre Despatie

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Please note that the content of this book primarily consists of articles available from Wikipedia or other free sources online. Alexandre Despatie (born June 8, 1985) is a Canadian diver from Laval, Quebec. He was the World champion at the 1 and 3 m springboards from 2005 to 2007 and is the first, and so far only, diver to have been World champion in the three categories (1, 3 and 10 m platform). He is also a 36-time Canadian senior diving champion. He was born in Montreal, Quebec, Canada.Despatie began diving at the age of 5 in his own backyard pool.He first came to public attention at the 1998 Commonwealth Games with an extremely impressive gold medal on the 10 metre platform (which included an unprecedented score of perfect 10s). He was only 13 years old at the time, and the achievement was recorded in the Guinness Book Of World Records 2000.show more

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  • Paperback | 18 pages
  • 152 x 229 x 1mm | 41g
  • Flu Press
  • United States
  • English
  • 6136751828
  • 9786136751825