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Oleg KOLODIY
Sport Diving
NOC Ukraine   
GenderMen
Born16 Mar 1993 in Mykolayiv, UKR
Height1.68 m
 Human Interest 
Further Personal Information
Residence
Kyiv, UKR
Occupation
Athlete
Languages
English, Russian, Ukrainian
Higher education
Mathematics - V.O. Sukhomlynsky National University of Mykolayiv: Ukraine
Sport Specific Information
When and where did you begin this sport?
He began diving at age 12 in Mykolayiv, Ukraine.
Club / Team
Armed Forces Sports Society: Ukraine
Name of coach
Larysa Afanasyeva [personal], UKR, from 2005; Ilya Orekhov [personal], UKR
International Debut
Year
2012
Competing for
Ukraine
General Interest
Hobbies
Football, computer games, playing billiards. (noc-ukr.org, 13 Jul 2021)
Memorable sporting achievement
Winning bronze in the synchronised 3m springboard at the 2017 World Championships in Budapest, Hungary. (Athlete, 16 Nov 2018; SportsDeskOnline, 11 May 2021)
Most influential person in career
His parents, and coach Larysa Afanasyeva. (Athlete, 16 Nov 2018)
Superstitions / Rituals / Beliefs
"I have to tie my towel into a knot before each dive. I don't know why, but I always do that." (europeanchampionships.com, 07 Aug 2020)
Sporting philosophy / motto
"Never give up, keep going to the end." (noc-ukr.org, 13 Jul 2021)
Awards and honours
In 2010 he received the Mykolayiv Citizen of the Year award in Ukraine in the category of Sporting Hope of the Year. (nikportal.net, 02 Jan 2011)

He has received the title of Honoured Master of Sport in Ukraine. (mms.gov.ua, 27 Sep 2021)

 Competition Highlights
Olympic Games
Rank Year Venue Event Result
22 2021 Tokyo, JPN 3m Springboard 351.25
World Championships
Rank Year Venue Event Result
Preliminary Round 2022 Budapest, HUN 1m Springboard 277.65
9 2022 Budapest, HUN 3m Springboard Synchro  
7 2019 Gwangju, KOR 1m Springboard 396.40
12 2019 Gwangju, KOR 3m Springboard 421.40
6 2019 Gwangju, KOR 3m Springboard Synchro 393.24 
6 2017 Budapest, HUN 1m Springboard 419.05
7 2017 Budapest, HUN 3m Springboard 470.00
3 2017 Budapest, HUN 3m Springboard Synchro 429.99
5 2015 Kazan, RUS 1m Springboard 423.50 
26 2015 Kazan, RUS 3m Springboard 392.85 
12 2013 Barcelona, ESP 1m Springboard 375.75
Grand Prix
Rank Year Venue Event Result
4 2017 Gatineau, QC, CAN 3m Springboard 442.00
15 2016 Bolzano, ITA 3m Springboard 345.85
3 2016 Madrid, ESP 3m Springboard 424.30
12 2016 Rostock, GER 3m Springboard 390.95
3 2015 Kuala Lumpur, MAS 3m Springboard 428.80
3 2015 Kuala Lumpur, MAS 3m Springboard Synchro 287.28
4 2015 Singapore, SGP 3m Springboard 372.75
2 2015 Singapore, SGP 3m Springboard Synchro 279.90
11 2014   3m Springboard  
5 2014 Madrid, ESP 3m Springboard 417.10
7 2014 Rostock, GER 3m Springboard 432.50
20 2013   3m Springboard  
15 2013 Fort Lauderdale, FL, USA 3m Springboard 379.55
6 2013 Madrid, ESP 3m Springboard 389.80
2 2013 Madrid, ESP 3m Springboard Synchro 372.33
3 2013 Rostock, GER 3m Springboard Synchro 372.78
30 2012   3m Springboard  
16 2012 Bolzano, ITA 3m Springboard 365.40
European Championships
Rank Year Venue Event Result
5 2021 Budapest, HUN 3m Springboard 446.95
11 2021 Budapest, HUN 1m Springboard 342.75
5 2021 Budapest, HUN Team Event 382.00
3 2021 Budapest, HUN 3m Springboard Synchro  
6 2019 Kiev, UKR 3m Springboard 402.35
5 2019 Kiev, UKR ? ??? 377.70
2 2019 Kiev, UKR 1m Springboard 381.50
4 2019 Kiev, UKR 3m Springboard Synchro 386.55
Preliminary Round 2018 Glasgow, SCO 3m Springboard 325.25
Preliminary Round 2018 Glasgow, SCO 1m Springboard 286.40
1 2018 Glasgow, SCO Team Event 355.90
4 2018 Glasgow, SCO 3m Springboard Synchro 378.90
4 2017 Kiev, UKR 1m Springboard 391.10
3 2017 Kiev, UKR 3m Springboard 470.30
2 2017 Kiev, UKR 3m Springboard Synchro 426.96
11 2016 London, ENG 3m Springboard 364.15
4 2016 London, ENG 1m Springboard 390.65
5 2016 London, ENG 3m Springboard Synchro 289.14
3 2015 Rostock, GER 1m Springboard 391.10
6 2015 Rostock, GER 3m Springboard 413.95
7 2014 Berlin, GER 3m Springboard 435.30
10 2014 Berlin, GER 1m Springboard 377.55
20 2013 Rostock, GER 1m Springboard 296.55 
3 2013 Rostock, GER 3m Springboard Synchro 422.52
World Series
Rank Year Venue Event Result
5 2020   3m Springboard  
5 2020 Montreal, QC, CAN 3m Springboard 391.80
6 2020 Montreal, QC, CAN 3m Springboard Synchro 374.01
12 2019   3m Springboard  
5 2019 Beijing, CHN 3m Springboard Synchro 384.21
5 2019 Kazan, RUS 3m Springboard 438.95
1 2019 Kazan, RUS 3m Springboard Synchro 403.26
8 2019 London, ENG 3m Springboard 420.10
3 2019 London, ENG 3m Springboard Synchro 405.63
12 2019 Montreal, QC, CAN 3m Springboard 386.55
7 2019 Montreal, QC, CAN 3m Springboard Synchro 376.26
5 2019 Sagamihara, JPN 3m Springboard Synchro 377.76
7 2018   3m Springboard  
10 2018 Beijing, CHN 3m Springboard 405.55
3 2018 Beijing, CHN 3m Springboard Synchro 406.89
7 2018 Fuji, JPN 3m Springboard 444.00
5 2018 Fuji, JPN 3m Springboard Synchro 371.58
8 2018 Kazan, RUS 3m Springboard 395.05
3 2018 Kazan, RUS 3m Springboard Synchro 419.82
7 2018 Montreal, QC, CAN 3m Springboard 416.00
5 2018 Montreal, QC, CAN 3m Springboard Synchro 375.36
3 2013 Guadalajara, MEX 3m Springboard 484.65
4 2013 Guadalajara, MEX 3m Springboard Synchro 414.06
12 2012   3m Springboard  
1 2012   3m Springboard Synchro  
8 2012 Moscow, RUS 3m Springboard 381.25
3 2012 Moscow, RUS 3m Springboard Synchro 412.50