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Andreas BILLI
Sport Diving
NOC Italy   
GenderMen
Born11 Jul 1990 in Rome, ITA
Height1.70 m
Weight 62 kg
 Human Interest 
Further Personal Information
Occupation
Coach, Police Officer, Student
Languages
English, Italian
Higher education
Political Science - Roma Tre University / University of Cusano: Italy
Sport Specific Information
When and where did you begin this sport?
He took up diving at age five.
Why this sport?
Some coaches came to his school looking for students who were interested in diving.
General Interest
Hobbies
Supporting Italian football club AS Roma. (Twitter profile, 30 May 2018)
Hero / Idol
Canadian diver Alexandre Despatie. (oasport.it, 31 Dec 2012)
Injuries
In early 2015 he required surgery after fracturing his right eye socket when mistiming an entry into the water during training in Guadalajara, Mexico. (oasport.it, 21 Jan 2015)

In 2009 he suffered a shoulder injury. He eventually underwent surgery after continuing to be troubled by the injury, and missed qualification for the 2012 Olympic Games in London. (oasport.it, 31 Dec 2012)
Other information
RETIREMENT
He announced his retirement from the sport in July 2017. (Twitter profile, 30 May 2018; Instagram profile, 30 Jul 2017; Facebook profile, 30 Jul 2017)

 Competition Highlights
World Championships
Rank Year Venue Event Result
Preliminary round 2013 Barcelona, ESP 1m Springboard 292.30
12 2013 Barcelona, ESP 3m Springboard Synchro 362.88
Grand Prix
Rank Year Venue Event Result
5 2014 Bolzano, ITA 3m Springboard Synchro 344.91
24 2014 Rostock, GER 3m Springboard 329.75
6 2014 Rostock, GER 3m Springboard Synchro 338.55
9 2014 San Juan, PUR 3m Springboard Synchro 319.95
9 2013 Fort Lauderdale, FL, USA 3m Springboard Synchro 340.02
9 2013 Fort Lauderdale, FL, USA 10m Platform Synchro 340.02
14 2012 Bolzano, ITA 3m Springboard 392.60
5 2012 Bolzano, ITA 3m Springboard Synchro 369.48
47 2011   3m Springboard  
European Championships
Rank Year Venue Event Result
5 2013 Rostock, GER 3m Springboard Synchro 366.06
15 2013 Rostock, GER 1m Springboard 315.00