Name: Ben Bramley
Height: 5' 7"
DOB: 5/3/1999
Birthplace: Boston, Mass.
Hometown: Wellesley, Mass.
High School: Belmont Hill School (2018)
College: Purdue University
Coach(es): Adam Soldati
Other Career Highlights
  • 2014 Junior World Championships team member
Personal: Ben is the son of Katie and Don Bramley...He also has three siblings, Niki, Jackson, and Will ...Ben started diving at 11 and now trains four hours a day, five days a week...He also previously wrestled and played football but stopped competing other sports in 2016...To be more prepared for the 2019 season, Ben is focusing to improve his mental thought process along with his diving technique...He competes a full 10-meter list but because there is on a 5-meter platform in New England, he has to fly to other locations when he wants to train on 10-meter...Between dives, Ben listens to fun music. His favorite song is Hooked on a Feeling...He competed in his first junior nationals in 2012 and made his senior national debut in 2015...His favorite dive is a 407C...He recently started training with coach Tracey Bird and is working to improve his consistency level...His favorite diver is 2016 Olympic silver medalist Michael Hixon, who is also from Massachusetts...Before a competition, Ben typically eats oatmeal and yogurt. Outside of competition, his favorite meal is pizza...Outside of diving Ben enjoys surfing, skiing and volunteering with his community service club....He serves as a USA Diving Athlete Representative...He is majoring in Finance...Ben would describe himself as hardworking, goofy and motivated...His favorite TV show is Spongebob Squarepants and his favorite movie is Love and Mercy...If Ben could meet anyone, it would be fellow New England native Adam Sandler