Dakoda has been involved in the diving community for over half his life. After spending 10+ years as a competitive athlete, Dakoda eventually retired from competition following his time as a varsity member of the Eastern Michigan Diving Team.
While Dakoda has now hung up his trusty Speedo, he stays connected to the sport of diving by keeping up with many of his old teammates and coaches. Dakoda now works full time as a Digital Product Designer for a startup in Indianapolis. Dakoda also serves as the Digital Design Lead for Devise Diving, helping keep Devise Diving on the forefront of the industry by providing a top notch user experience for our company’s customers.
A few fun facts about Dakoda:
Favorite Dive: 205b on 3M
Favorite Diving Memory: Helping the EMU Swimming Diving Team win the MAC championship for the 30th year!
Interesting Fact: Dakoda spent a summer in college performing in a clown diving show at the Indianapolis state fair. This included hurling himself off a 30ft high platform into 9.5ft of water while on fire.