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Daniella
Nero
SwedenSweden, SWE
Diving

Biography

Further Personal Information

Date of birth
18 March 1989
Residence
Stockholm, SWE
Occupation
Athlete
Languages
English, Swedish
Higher education
Human Movement Studies - University of Hawaii: United States

Sport Specific Information

When and where did you begin this sport?
She began diving at age seven.
Why this sport?
"I started diving when I was seven years old, but before that I had trained in gymnastics and swimming. I thought that diving looked very exciting and it was the perfect combination of swimming and gymnastics."
Club / Team
Jonkopings Simsallskap: Sweden
Name of coach
Brian Bungum [club]; Bo Sjogren [club]; Ulrika Knape-Lindberg [national]

General Interest

Hobbies
Travelling, reading, baking. (expressen.se, 15 Oct 2015)
Sporting philosophy / motto
"Give it 110%." (expressen.se, 15 Oct 2015)
Awards and honours
She was named the Female Diver of the Year by the Swedish Swimming Federation in 2014, 2015 and 2016. (jmini.se, 06 Jun 2016; 05 Feb 2015)
Ambitions
To compete at the Olympic Games, to win a medal at the European championships and to be in top 10 at the world championships. (studentidrott.se, 18 Aug 2017)
Other information
EDUCATION
After completing her undergraduate degree, she studied medicine at the Karolinska Institute in Stockholm, Sweden. (studentidrott.se, 18 Aug 2017)