Alexandre Despatie practices before th2 005 World Championships in Montreal
MONTREAL - JULY 21: Alexandre Despatie of Canada practices for the men's one meter springboard semi-final round during the XI FINA World Championships at the Parc Jean-Drapeau on July 21, 2005 in Montreal, Quebec, Canada. (Photo by Alexander Hassenstein/Bongarts/Getty Images)
Alexandre Despatie: Through the years
Canadian diving icon Alexandre Despatie, a three-time world champion, announced he's retiring from Olympic competition after the 2012 London Games.