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Irish Independent: Oliver Dingley shared his enormous pride at representing Ireland in the Rio Games

August 16, 2016

Oliver Dingley shared his enormous pride at representing Ireland in the Rio Games after he produced a brilliant display in the men's 3m Olympic springboard final.

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Keep up to date with the country’s newspapers as Oliver travels the world representing Ireland.


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Learn about Olympic Diving with Oliver Dingley & the Irish Times 

President Higgins invites Ireland's Olympians to Áras an Uachtaráin in Dublin for a team reception.

Oliver tested Irish Rugby aces Rob & Dave Kearney's diving skills.

He's Ireland's first Olympic diver in 68 years, since Eddie Heron competed in the 1948 Olympic games in London, and he produced a fine performance in the Olympic final

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12 Irish success stories at the Rio Olympics: Dingley number 4

Irish Examiner

Meet Oliver Dingley: Ireland's first Olympic diver in 68 years.

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Oliver Dingley Finishes 8th In Olympics 3M Springboard Final


Oliver Dingley bumping into Boris Becker in Rio wasn't the great moment he hoped it would be.

Irish Inderpendent

Oliver Dingley dives headlong into history.

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Oliver joined Kevin Kilbane & Ger Gilroy in the Newstalk studio. Listen to Oliver's Rio adventure.

Dingley became the first in almost 70 years to represent Ireland and is hoping to inspire a generation of athletes.

Oliver chats to about the life of an athlete. The struggles & balancing act it takes to preform at the highest level. IRELAND’S OLIVER DINGLEY finished eighth in tonight’s Men’s 3m Springboard diving final at the Rio Olympics, and can be more than satisfied with his overall display.

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Nine things we know about Team Ireland diver Oliver Dingley.

Irish Times

‘Serious issues’ over Irish part in Olympics, says Michael D Higgins.

Irish Examiner

#RioOlympicsRecap: How Team Ireland fared on Day 11 of the Olympics.

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