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Matthieu
Rosset
FranceFrance, FRA
Male
Diving

Biography

Further Personal Information

Date of birth
26 May 1990
Height
170 cm
Weight
64 kg
Residence
Paris, FRA
Occupation
Athlete
Languages
French
Higher education
Landscape Architecture - National Institute of Sport and Physical Education [INSEP]: Paris, FRA

Sport Specific Information

When and where did you begin this sport?
He began diving in 1997 at the Lyon Diving Club in France.
Why this sport?
His parents enrolled him in several sports clubs when he was a child, including athletics and judo. However, when he tried doing flips into a swimming pool during a summer holiday he knew he wanted to pursue diving.
Club / Team
USOL Vaugneray: France
Name of coach
Alexandre Rochas [national], FRA

General Interest

Injuries
He suffered fractures to both of his heels in a trampolining accident during training two days before the 2008 European Junior Championships in Minsk, Belarus. (usol.fr, 13 Jul 2011)
Other sports
He has competed in gymnastics at national age group level in France. (usol.fr, 13 Jul 2011)