Search for Mark Ruiz
United States
Age: 25
Date of Birth: April 9, 1979
Hometown: Toa Alta, Puerto Rico
Current Residence: Orlando, Fla.
Sport: Diving
Events: Men's synchronized platform
Height: 5-9
Weight: 140
College: None
Coach: Jay Lerew
Club: Team Orlando
Previous Olympics: 2000 - 7th, springboard; 6th, platform; 7th, synchronized platform.
World Championships: 2003 - 19th, platform. 2001 - 8th, platform; 7th, synchronized platform. 1998 - 6th, platform.
National Championships: 2003 Nationals - 2nd, springboard; 1st, platform; 2nd, synchronized platform. 2002 Nationals - 2nd, springboard; 19th, platform; 2001 Indoors - 3rd, springboard; 1st, platform. 2001 Outdoors - 4th, platform. 2000 Indoors - 1st, springboard; 1st, platform; 7th, synchronized springboard; 1st, synchronized platform. 2000 Outdoors - 2nd, platform; 1st, synchronized platform. 1999 Spring - 1st, springboard; 1st, platform; 3rd, synchronized springboard; 1st, synchronized platform. 1999 Summer - 2nd, springboard; 1st, platform; 1st, synchronized springboard; 2nd, synchronized platform. 1998 Nationals - 3rd, springboard; 1st, platform. 1998 Summer - 2nd, springboard; 1st, platform; 1st, synchronized platform. 1997 Spring - 22nd, springboard; 2nd, platform. 1997 Nationals - 3rd, platform. 1996 Indoors - 2nd, platform; 1st, synchronized springboard. 1995 Indoors - 14th, springboard; 6th, platform; 1st, synchronized springboard. 1995 Outdoors - 14th, springboard; 9th, platform; 7th, synchronized springboard; 2nd, synchronized platform. 1994 Indoors - 19th, springboard; 2nd, platform. 1994 Outdoors - 25th, springboard; 6th platform.
2004 Qualifying: Won synchronized platform at U.S. Olympic trials.
Other career highlights: U.S. Diving athlete of the year (1998, '99); nine-time U.S. junior champion; Sullivan Award finalist (1999, '00); USOC male diving athlete of the year (2000); 2003 Pan American Games - 3rd, synchronized platform; 1999 Pan American Games - 1st, springboard.

Results: Mark Ruiz
PlaceEventTime/ScoreYear
8Men's Synchronised 10m Platform325.44Athens 2004