Name: Cristiano Garcia
Sport: Diving
Height: 4' 7"
DOB: 9/8/2010
Hometown: Springfield, Va.
High School: Crestwood Elementary
Team/Club: Alexandria Dive Club
Coach(es): Tim Fisher
Other Career Highlights
  • 2021 Junior Pan American Championships team member (bronze medalist, 1-meter and 3-meter)
  • 2021 junior national champion (1-meter)
Personal: Son of Kristin Garcia and Daniel Garcia...Has one younger sibling, Mila...Started diving at age 6...Favorite dive is 103B or 5132D...Favorite diver is Andrew Capobianco...Plans to start competing on platform in 2022 after focusing competing only on springboard...Hardest part about training for him is pushing through the mental blocks caused by fear...Enjoys playing basketball, biking, scootering, gaming, and spending time with friends...His favorite food is pizza (his mom makes homemade pizza every Friday)...Is a first generation on his dad's side of the family (his dad came the U.S. from Guatemala at age 9)...If he could be anything, he'd like to be a professional basketball player and he'd love to meet Steph Curry