A FORMER Olympic hopeful has taken a dive into a completely different kind of sport.

Megan Sylvester, 22, of Pilley Green, Pilley, has swapped the swimming pool for the gym and taken up bodybuilding.

Megan was an avid diver from the age of eight and even had hopes of getting to the Olympics after becoming a world finalist at the age of 14.

But after retiring from the sport in 2014, Megan wanted to find a different way to keep fit and is even entering the competition circuit.

Read more in this weeks Barnsley Chronicle