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Tina PUNZEL
Sport Diving
NOC Germany   
GenderWomen
Born01 Aug 1995 in Dresden, GER
Height1.67 m
 Human Interest 
Further Personal Information
Residence
Dresden, GER
Occupation
Armed Forces Athlete, Student
Languages
English, German
Higher education
Economics - Dresden University of Technology: Germany
Sport Specific Information
When and where did you begin this sport?
She began diving at age five.
Why this sport?
Her parents introduced her to the sport.
Club / Team
Dresdner SC 1898: Germany
Name of coach
Boris Rozenberg [club], GER
General Interest
Memorable sporting achievement
Qualifying for the 2019 World Series after reaching the final in the 3m springboard at the 2018 World Cup event in Wuhan, People's Republic of China. (sz-online.de, 14 Jun 2018)
Injuries
She missed the 2017 Rostock Grand Prix in Germany after falling down a flight of stairs and injuring her foot. (dnn.de, 23 Feb 2017)

In 2014 she had a back injury and was out of action for four months. (zdfsport.de, 23 Aug 2014)
Sporting philosophy / motto
"Just because things didn't work, you shouldn't stick your head in the sand." (dresden-magazin.com, 07 Jan 2020)
Awards and honours
She was named Best Female Diver of 2021 by the European Swimming Federation [LEN]. (len.eu, 31 Jan 2022)

In 2021 she was presented with the Silbernes Lorbeerblatt [Silver Laurel Leaf] in Germany in recognition of her achievements at the 2020 Olympic Games in Tokyo. (dsc1898.de, 09 Nov 2021)

In 2013 and 2018 she was named Female Athlete of the Year in Dresden, Germany. (Facebook page, 25 Mar 2019; dresden-fernsehen.de, 17 Mar 2014)
Famous relatives
Her father Rainer competed in diving at the world championships for German Democratic Republic in 1986 and for Germany in 1991. (dsc1898.de, 12 Aug 2018; dnn.de, 24 Jun 2013)

 Competition Highlights
Olympic Games
Rank Year Venue Event Result
7 2021 Tokyo, JPN 3m Springboard 302.95 
3 2021 Tokyo, JPN 3m Springboard Synchro 284.97 
5 2021 Tokyo, JPN 10m Platform Synchro 292.86
Semifinal 2016 Rio de Janeiro, BRA 3m Springboard 291.60
7 2016 Rio de Janeiro, BRA 3m Springboard Synchro  
World Championships
Rank Year Venue Event Result
4 2022 Budapest, HUN 3m Springboard 315.60
4 2022 Budapest, HUN 3m Springboard Synchro 282.99
5 2022 Budapest, HUN 3m Springboard Synchro 277.62
10 2019 Gwangju, KOR 3m Springboard 281.00
12 2019 Gwangju, KOR 10m Platform Synchro 258.30
3 2019 Gwangju, KOR 3m Springboard Synchro 301.62 
Preliminary Round 2019 Gwangju, KOR 3m Springboard Synchro  
6 2017 Budapest, HUN 1m Springboard 284.25
Preliminary Round 2017 Budapest, HUN 3m Springboard 220.30
9 2017 Budapest, HUN 3m Springboard Synchro 279.60
4 2017 Budapest, HUN 3m Springboard Synchro 287.76
Preliminary round 2015 Kazan, RUS 3m Springboard 249.60
11 2015 Kazan, RUS Team Event 348.95
11 2015 Kazan, RUS 3m Springboard Synchro 278.40
10 2015 Kazan, RUS 10m Platform Synchro 285.00
Preliminary round 2013 Barcelona, ESP 3m Springboard Synchro 250.80
6 2013 Barcelona, ESP 1m Springboard 264.50
Semifinal 2013 Barcelona, ESP 3m Springboard 290.75
Preliminary round 2011 Shanghai, CHN 1m Springboard 206.05
Grand Prix
Rank Year Venue Event Result
2 2020 Rostock, GER 3m Springboard 303.00
5 2020 Rostock, GER 3m Springboard Synchro 269.01
2 2020 Rostock, GER 10m Platform Synchro 275.58
7 2019 Calgary, AB, CAN 3m Springboard Synchro 240.00
3 2018 Gold Coast, QLD, AUS 3m Springboard Synchro 229.80
3 2018 Rostock, GER 3m Springboard 342.50
3 2018 Rostock, GER 10m Platform Synchro 297.72
2 2018 Rostock, GER 3m Springboard Synchro 295.11
1 2018 Rostock, GER 3m Springboard Synchro 293.10
11 2017 Gold Coast, QLD, AUS 3m Springboard 265.15
1 2017 Gold Coast, QLD, AUS 3m Springboard Synchro 276.78
2 2017 Gold Coast, QLD, AUS 3m Springboard Synchro 242.70
28 2016 Bolzano, ITA 3m Springboard 213.45
4 2016 Bolzano, ITA 3m Springboard Synchro 265.14
5 2016 Rostock, GER 3m Springboard 311.10
  2016 Rostock, GER 10m Platform Synchro  DNS
5 2015 Gold Coast, QLD, AUS 10m Platform Synchro 249.30
5 2015 Gold Coast, QLD, AUS 3m Springboard Synchro 261.30
7 2015 León, MEX 3m Springboard Synchro 263.70
2 2015 León, MEX 10m Platform Synchro 264.66
4 2015 Rostock, GER 3m Springboard 327.55
5 2015 Rostock, GER 10m Platform Synchro 265.62
6 2015 Rostock, GER 3m Springboard Synchro 277.20
20 2014   3m Springboard  
4 2014 Rostock, GER 3m Springboard 291.50
4 2014 Rostock, GER 3m Springboard Synchro 274.20
14 2013   3m Springboard  
3 2013 Fort Lauderdale, FL, USA 3m Springboard 314.25
9 2013 Fort Lauderdale, FL, USA 3m Springboard Synchro 256.50
15 2013 Rostock, GER 3m Springboard 241.80
5 2013 Rostock, GER 3m Springboard Synchro 264.90
26 2012 Montreal, QC, CAN 3m Springboard 176.05
4 2011 Fort Lauderdale, FL, USA 3m Springboard Synchro 279.90
17 2011 Rostock, GER 3m Springboard 247.45
2 2011 Rostock, GER 3m Springboard Synchro 291.00
European Championships
Rank Year Venue Event Result
2 2021 Budapest, HUN 3m Springboard Synchro 294.27
1 2021 Budapest, HUN 3m Springboard 330.85
1 2021 Budapest, HUN 3m Springboard Synchro 307.29
4 2021 Budapest, HUN 10m Platform Synchro 284.28
3 2021 Budapest, HUN Team Event 421.00
2 2019 Kiev, UKR 3m Springboard Synchro 288.87
1 2019 Kiev, UKR ? ??? 405.50
3 2019 Kiev, UKR 3m Springboard 290.15
4 2019 Kiev, UKR 10m Platform Synchro 271.98
2 2019 Kiev, UKR 3m Springboard Synchro 294.09 
3 2018 Glasgow, SCO 3m Springboard 324.65
4 2018 Glasgow, SCO 1m Springboard 254.10
2 2018 Glasgow, SCO 3m Springboard Synchro 286.80
1 2018 Glasgow, SCO 3m Springboard Synchro 313.50
6 2017 Kiev, UKR 3m Springboard 283.95
5 2017 Kiev, UKR 1m Springboard 259.05
3 2017 Kiev, UKR 3m Springboard Synchro 281.40
2 2017 Kiev, UKR 3m Springboard Synchro 284.10
8 2016 London, ENG 3m Springboard 291.25
5 2016 London, ENG 3m Springboard Synchro 292.17
3 2015 Rostock, GER 3m Springboard 330.90
2 2015 Rostock, GER 3m Springboard Synchro 302.70
3 2014 Berlin, GER 1m Springboard 286.70
4 2014 Berlin, GER 3m Springboard 314.20
2 2014 Berlin, GER 3m Springboard Synchro 313.50
3 2014 Berlin, GER Team Event 390.95
7 2013 Rostock, GER 1m Springboard 258.95
1 2013 Rostock, GER 3m Springboard 336.70
2 2013 Rostock, GER Team Event 384.00
Final 2013 Rostock, GER 3m Springboard Synchro 291.00
World Series
Rank Year Venue Event Result
8 2019   3m Springboard  
6 2019 Beijing, CHN 3m Springboard 292.80
5 2019 Beijing, CHN 3m Springboard Synchro 288.66
12 2019 Montreal, QC, CAN 3m Springboard 261.15
4 2019 Montreal, QC, CAN 3m Springboard Synchro 304.23
6 2019 Sagamihara, JPN 3m Springboard 300.00
4 2019 Sagamihara, JPN 3m Springboard Synchro 308.13
10 2018   3m Springboard  
5 2018 Beijing, CHN 3m Springboard 311.25
5 2018 Beijing, CHN 10m Platform Synchro 299.04
6 2018 Beijing, CHN 3m Springboard Synchro 294.18
6 2018 Fuji, JPN 10m Platform Synchro 297.36
4 2018 Fuji, JPN 3m Springboard Synchro 296.67
9 2018 Kazan, RUS 3m Springboard 292.80
3 2018 Kazan, RUS 3m Springboard Synchro 306.00
4 2018 Kazan, RUS 10m Platform Synchro 286.92
3 2018 Montreal, QC, CAN 3m Springboard Synchro 300.15
5 2018 Montreal, QC, CAN 10m Platform Synchro 290.22
5 2017 Windsor, ON, CAN 3m Springboard Synchro 255.09
8 2015 London, ENG 3m Springboard Synchro 277.65