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Analia PIGREE
Sport Swimming
NOC France   
GenderWomen
Born31 Jul 2001
 Human Interest 
Further Personal Information
Residence
Font-Romeu, FRA
Occupation
Athlete, Student
Languages
French
Higher education
Sport Studies - University of Perpignan Via Domitia: France
Sport Specific Information
When and where did you begin this sport?
She began swimming at age three at the Cercle des Nageurs club in Cayenne in French Guiana.
Why this sport?
Her parents wanted her to learn how to swim. She also enjoyed watching French swimmer Malia Metella compete at the 2004 Olympic Games in Athens.
Club / Team
Canet 66 Natation: Canet-en-Roussillon, FRA
Name of coach
Cyrille Gualbert [club]; Philippe Schweitzer [personal]
Training Regime
She trains at the National Altitude Training Centre [CNEA] in Font-Romeu, France. She does up to nine pool sessions per week and two more at the gym.
General Interest
Memorable sporting achievement
Winning two medals at the 2021 European Short Course Championships in Kazan, Russian Federation. (ffnatation.fr, 06 Nov 2021)
Hero / Idol
French swimmer Malia Metella. (ffnatation.fr, 05 Nov 2021)
Sporting philosophy / motto
"I'll rise up in spite of the pain." (Instagram profile, 12 Dec 2021)
Ambitions
To win a medal at the Olympic Games. (ffnatation.fr, 05 Nov 2021)
Other information
FROM FRENCH GUIANA TO FRANCE
Born in French Guiana, at age 15 she relocated to Font-Romeu, France, where she joined the French National Altitude Training Centre. (SporKT Podcast, 05 Dec 2021)

 Competition Highlights
World Championships
Rank Year Venue Event Result
3 2022 Budapest, HUN 50m Backstroke 27.40
Semifinal 2022 Budapest, HUN 100m Backstroke 1:01.59
World Championships Short Course
Rank Year Venue Event Result
Heats 2021 Abu Dhabi, UAE 100m Backstroke 58.63
4 2021 Abu Dhabi, UAE 50m Backstroke 25.96
Heats 2021 Abu Dhabi, UAE 4 x 50m Medley Relay 1:48.49
7 2021 Abu Dhabi, UAE 4 x 50m Freestyle Relay 1:36.36
6 2021 Abu Dhabi, UAE 4 x 50m Freestyle Relay  
European Championships Short Course
Rank Year Venue Event Result
3 2021 Kazan, RUS 100m Backstroke 56.40
2 2021 Kazan, RUS 50m Backstroke 26.08
Semifinal 2021 Kazan, RUS 50m Freestyle 24.45
Heats 2021 Kazan, RUS 4 x 50m Medley Relay  
World Cup
Rank Year Venue Event Result
100 2021   Overall Ranking  
8 2021 Berlin, GER 50m Freestyle 25.00
7 2021 Berlin, GER 50m Backstroke 26.60