Katie Bell

Height: 4-11
Birthdate: February 5, 1988
Birthplace: Columbus, OH
Hometown: Columbus, OH
Current Residence: Columbus, OH
Education: Ohio State
Degree: Social Work (2011)
Club: Ohio State Diving
Coach: Vince Panzano
National Team: 2005, 2006, 2011, 2012


Katie is the daughter of Chris and Geri Bell. She has six siblings, Aaron, Kiana, Mia, Jamie, Maggie and Bethany. Katie was also a gymnast, although she began focusing solely on diving at age 14. She trains twice a day Monday-Friday and once on Saturdays. She enjoys hula-hooping, going to concerts and listening to music (her favorite type is bluegrass) and would like to learn to play the mandolin. After her diving career, Katie would like to get her Masters degree and become a social worker.


Additional Accomplishments

2012 Olympic Team – Women’s 10m Platform – 16th Place