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Yann Nouard

Swimming

Biography

Impairment information

Classification
S8, SB7, SM8

Further personal information

Languages
French, English, Spanish
Higher education
Coaching

Sport specific information

When and where did you begin this sport?
He began swimming at age 10 at the Guyenne Handi-Nage club in Bordeaux, France
Club / Team
Guyenne Handi-Nage Bordeaux: Bordeaux, FRA

General interest

Nicknames
McFly, Réré. (IPC, 4 Nov 2009)
Hobbies
Travelling and supporting his favourite football club, Bordeaux. (IPC, 4 Nov 2009; girondins, 30 Dec 2008)
Memorable sporting achievement
Qualifying for the 2008 Paralympic Games in Beijing. (girondins.com, 30 Dec 2008)
Hero / Idol
Swimmers Michael Phelps and Ian Thorpe. (IPC, 4 Nov 2009)
Sporting philosophy / motto
"Enjoy yourself and live the great adventure to its end." (IPC, 4 Nov 2009)
Ambitions
To be a coach once his swimming career is over. (IPC, 04 Oct 2009)

Results

Unit Date Rank
IPC Swimming World Championships Durban 2006 (Durban, South Africa)
Event Medal Unit Date Rank
Men's 400 m Freestyle S8 Heats 12
Men's 100 m Breaststroke SB7 Heats 11
Men's 100 m Backstroke S8 Heats 10
Beijing 2008 Paralympic Games (Beijing, China)
Event Medal Unit Date Rank
Men's 400 m Freestyle S8 Heat 2 6
Men's 100 m Backstroke S8 Heat 1 6
IPC Swimming World Championships Eindhoven 2010 (Eindhoven, Netherlands)
Event Medal Unit Date Rank
Men's 100 m Backstroke S8 Heat 1 6
Men's 4x50 m Medley 20pts Heat 2 3
Men's 4x50 m Medley 20pts Final Round 9999