About The Speaker
Yannick Agnel, born 9 June 1992, was a French swimmer, three-time Olympic medalist in London 2012 : gold in the 200-meter freestyle, gold in the 4×100-meter freestyle relay, and silver in the 4×200-meter freestyle relay. He is the current world record holder in the 400-meter freestyle (short course) and the European record holder in the 800-meter freestyle (short course). Since he retired from the pool after Rio Olympics in 2016, double Olympic champion Yannick Agnel aims at sharing his expertise in sports and performance with people through various means : media, books, charity, conferences. He is also involved in a professional esports structure where he develops the sports culture at the service of the players in a fast growing, quick paced environment.