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Evie Johnson
27 Feb

Women’s National Gold Medal Diving Champion Evie Johnson joins our Fall 2021 Women’s Swimming & Diving programme

Sporting Chance USA is delighted to welcome and represent a Women’s Diver of the quality of Evelyna Johnson. Whilst still only 17 years of age, Evie (as she prefers to be called) has consistently won gold medals at National Championships both in the UK and Europe and has been competing as a Junior Elite Diver since the age of 13. In the last 5 years Evie has medalled in 34 International events, winning 15 gold , 11 silver & 8 bronze medals.

Whilst being an all-round athlete, Evie began to specialise in Diving around the age of 11. She had represented Winchester City Penguins Swimming Club from the age of 8 and quickly realised her natural skill was Diving. Having won several National Championships Evie moved on to the prestigious Southampton Diving Academy , competing in 5 National and International competitions per year. Although Evie is totally committed to her Diving, she has also found time to participate in the Duke of Edinburgh Bronze Award scheme, visiting Finland & France to carry out voluntary work. She is also a Level 1 Diving Coach and she coaches a squad identified as ‘Talented Young Divers’.

Academically Evie is as talented a student as she is an athlete! In 2019 she gained 10 A-B GCSE passes . She is currently studying for her Level 3 A-Level qualifications at the Peter Symonds Sixth Form College. Evie is studying, Geography, Psychology & French at A-Level. When she moves to a US College in Fall 2021, Evie would like to study either a Geography or Linguistics Major.