Tuesday 10 Tarrin Gilliland

By USA Diving | Aug. 28, 2018, 1:16 p.m. (ET)

The Tuesday 10 is a weekly Q&A session with 2018 High Performance Squad members, letting fans know some of the nation's best divers on a more fun and personal level. This week's Tuesday 10: Tarrin Gilliland.


1. What movie can you watch over and over without getting tired of it? Why?

TG: “I could watch Interstellar a million times. I love it because I find space travel very interesting.”

2. What weird food combinations do you really enjoy? Why?

TG: “I enjoy mashed potatoes and A-1 steak sauce because I’m from Texas and I need steak sauce on everything.”

3. What food have you never eaten but would really like to try? Why?

TG: “I’ve always wanted to try a blowfish because it’s an exotic and dangerous food to eat.”

4. If someone narrated your life, who would you want to be the narrator? Why?

TG: “Jim Carrey because he’s hilarious and he always knows what to say.”

5. What language do you wish you could speak? Why?

TG: “Romanian because I want to know what my coach (Gabi Chereches) is saying when he talks to his family.

6. Who do you feel like you know even though you’ve never met them? Why?

TG: “Dwayne “The Rock” Johnson. I feel like I know him because I watch all of his movies, posts and videos.”

7. What super power would you like to have? Why?

TG: “I would like to time travel because it would be cool to see our historical past.”

8. If you owned a restaurant, what kind of food would it serve?

TG: “I would serve BBQ because I love it with all my heart.”

9. What question would you like to ask a time traveler from 200 years in the future

TG: “Have we figured out how to travel at the speed of light?”

10. What’s the best sandwich you’ve ever had? Why?

TG: “BBQ Chick Sandwich because again, I love BBQ!!”


Check out Tarrin’s bio here and keep an eye out each week for the Tuesday 10!