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Bertrand
Venturi
FranceFrance, FRA
Open water

Biography

Further Personal Information

Date of birth
08 June 1985
Height
183 cm
Residence
Sète, FRA
Occupation
Athlete, Coach
Languages
English, French, Spanish
Higher education
Accounting, Business, Commerce - Toulouse Business School: France

Sport Specific Information

When and where did you begin this sport?
He began swimming at an early age in Sete, France, and took part in his first open water race at age six.
Why this sport?
"I love nature, sport and human adventure. To combine these passions I swim long distances in natural environments with incredible people in fabulous countries."
Club / Team
Sete Natation: France

General Interest

Memorable sporting achievement
Finishing second in the 25km event at the 2010 European Championships in Budapest, Hungary, and fifth in the 25km event at the 2010 World Championships in Roberval, QC, Canada. (purvitae.fr, 28 May 2018)
Other information
COACHING
He has a coaching diploma from the National Training Institute for Swimming Activities [INFAN] in France. In September 2018 he became the head coach of the Neptune Olympique club in Frontignan, France. (purvitae.fr, 28 May 2018; LinkedIn profile, 2018)