Your Olympic Babe O’ The Day

Meet Elena Bertocchi.

Elena is a 26-year old diver from Milan, Italy, and has had success in the European Aquatic Championships, winning the gold in May. This is her first time at Olympic Games.

Elena Bertocchi (born 19 September 1994) is an Italian diver. She competed at the 2015 World Aquatics Championships. She also qualified for the 2020 Summer Olympics in Tokyo.

After earning bronze in the women’s 1m springboard at Euros in both 2016 and 2018, Italy’s Elena Bertocchi soared to gold in the diving event at the European Aquatics Championships, edging Michelle Heimberg of Switzerland and Bertocchi’s Italian teammate, Chiara Pellacani.

Elena is an up-and-coming diver, but did not medal in Tokyo. She and her partner finished seventh, only beating the U.S. divers. She would, however, earn a medal in the looks department.

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