MENGUY Gaetan

16 Apr 1983
38
Male
WT

Events and Medals

Discipline Event Rank Medal
WTE Wheelchair Tennis Men's Singles 33
Men's Doubles 9

Schedule

Change
Start Time Location Event Status
5th on Centre Court
Ariake Tennis Park Centre Court
JPN
Kunieda / Sanada
6
6
FRA
Cattaneo / Menguy
1
1
Finished
2nd on Court 4
Ariake Tennis Park Court 4
FRA
MENGUY GMENGUY Gaetan
 Sport Class: WT
6
4
1
KOR
IM HWIM Ho Won
 Sport Class: WT
3
6
6
Finished

Biographical Information

Highlights

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Industrial Design
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Wife Celine, daughter Elina
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French
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TC Saint-Hilaire-de-Riez [France]
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Right (TVvendee YouTube channel, 13 Feb 2015)
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He played wheelchair basketball from 2005 to 2010 at national level in France and captained club JDA Basket. (gaetan-menguy.fr, 26 Jun 2019)
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He took up the sport in 2008. (gaetan-menguy.fr, 26 Jun 2019)
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As a wheelchair basketball player he discovered wheelchair tennis in 2008 at the Dijon University Club in France. "A friend of mine, a basketball player wanted to develop a wheelchair tennis section and he invited me to hit some balls. [After a year of trainings] our coach signed up us all into a tournament as a reward. I enjoyed all of that, the ambient, the values and the unexpected results!" (gaetan-menguy.fr, 26 Jun 2019; bnpparibasopendefrance.fr, 10 Nov 2018; larep.fr, 17 Nov 2019)
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To compete at the 2020 Paralympic Games in Tokyo, and to win a medal in 2024 Olympic Games in Paris. (gaetan-menguy.fr, 26 Jun 2019)
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"Excellence is both the path and the goal." (Facebook page, 11 Mar 2020)
Legend
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Gold Medal Event
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Silver Medal Event
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Bronze Medal Event
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