Name: Noah Duperre
Sport: Diving
Event(s): 3-meter, platform
Height: 5'11"
DOB: 11/11/2001
Birthplace: Atlanta, Ga.
Hometown: New Albany, Ohio
High School: New Albany High School
College: University of Texas
Team/Club: University of Texas
Coach(es): Matt Scoggin
Personal: Son of Anna and Jacques Duperre...He has one sister, Natalie...Noah enjoys listening to music and hanging out with friends...He began diving in 2007 at the age of five...Noah qualified for the 2018 Junior World Championships but did not compete and was away from diving from May 2018 to December 2018 due to tearing a major ligament in his foot that required two surgeries...He was named a 2018 NISCA All-American Boys diving national champion...He competed in his first junior nationals in 2011 and in his first senior nationals in 2016...Between dives, Noah talks with his coaches and teammates, while also cheering on his friends...His favorite dive is a 405B in the 3-meter event...To prepare for the 2019 season, Noah is taking things much slower as he is coming back from his injury that required two surgeries. He is focusing a lot on the basics....For the 2019 season, Noah hopes to make the finals at Senior National Championships and qualify for the Junior Pan Ams...The hardest part about training for Noah is getting over the mental aspect of diving...His typical pre-competition meal is waffles...Noah's favorite meal outside of competition is chicken tacos...If he was not a diver, Noah would probably be a gymnast because part of the reason he loves diving is the acrobatic elements of it. Gymnastics would allow him to enjoy the acrobatic elements...His favorite diver is Jack Laugher...Noah describes himself as drive, competitive and ambitious...His favorite t.v. shows are Superstore and Modern Family