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Lorys BOURELLY
Sport Swimming
NOC France   
GenderMen
Born27 May 1992 in Fort-de-France, MTQ
Height1.86 m
 Human Interest 
Further Personal Information
Residence
Toulouse, FRA
Occupation
Athlete
Languages
English, French
Higher education
Business - ESC Toulouse: France
Sport Specific Information
When and where did you begin this sport?
He took up the sport at age six in Martinique.
Club / Team
Dauphins du TOEC: Toulouse, FRA
Name of coach
Philippe Miomandre [club]
General Interest
Most influential person in career
French swimmer Coralie Balmy. (martinique.franceantilles.fr, 28 Mar 2012)
Sporting philosophy / motto
"Believe in your dreams, Just believe it and it can be done. Everything is possible." (martinique.franceantilles.mobi, 28 Mar 2012)
Other information
FROM MARTINIQUE TO FRANCE
He moved from Martinique to France at age 16 to compete at the Dauphins du TOEC Club. Philippe Miomandre, a coach at the club had seen him swim and contacted his parents. "I did not want to leave, they pushed me and they did well." (ladepeche.fr, 21 Mar 2016)

 Competition Highlights
Olympic Games
Rank Year Venue Event Result
13 2016 Rio de Janeiro, BRA 4 x 200m Freestyle Relay 7:13.71
World Championships
Rank Year Venue Event Result
1 2015 Kazan, RUS 4 x 100m Freestyle Relay 3:10.74
Heats 2015 Kazan, RUS 4 x 200m Freestyle Relay 7:12.68
Heats 2015 Kazan, RUS 4 x 100m Freestyle Relay 3:28.29
4 2013 Barcelona, ESP 4 x 200m Freestyle Relay 7:04.91
World Championships Short Course
Rank Year Venue Event Result
Heats 2012 Istanbul, TUR 200m Freestyle 1:46.90
Heats 2012 Istanbul, TUR 100m Freestyle 49.18
European Championships
Rank Year Venue Event Result
Semifinal 2016 London, ENG 200m Freestyle 1:48.71
1 2016 London, ENG 4 x 100m Freestyle Relay  
5 2016 London, ENG 4 x 200m Freestyle Relay 7:09.18
3 2016 London, ENG 4 x 100m Freestyle Relay  
Heats 2014 Berlin, GER 200m Freestyle 1:49.17
4 2014 Berlin, GER 4 x 200m Freestyle Relay 7:10.81
Heats 2012 Debrecen, HUN 200m Freestyle 1:50.45
1 2012 Debrecen, HUN 4 x 100m Freestyle Relay  
European Championships Short Course
Rank Year Venue Event Result
Heats 2013 Herning, DEN 100m Freestyle 49.18
Heats 2013 Herning, DEN 50m Freestyle 22.90
Heats 2013 Herning, DEN 200m Freestyle 1:46.95
4 2013 Herning, DEN 4 x 50m Freestyle Relay  
World Cup Short Course
Rank Year Venue Event Result
6 2013 Doha, QAT 200m Freestyle 1:47.05