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Bertrand VENTURI
Sport Open Water Swimming
NOC France   
GenderMen
Born08 Jun 1985 in Sète, FRA
Height1.83 m
Weight 72 kg
 Human Interest 
Further Personal Information
Residence
Sète, FRA
Occupation
Athlete
Languages
French
Sport Specific Information
When and where did you begin this sport?
He began swimming at an early age in Sete, France, and took part in his first open water race at age seven.
Why this sport?
"I love nature, sport and human adventure. To combine these passions I swim long distances in natural environments with incredible people in fabulous countries."
Club / Team
Sete Natation: France
Name of coach
Yannick Jaouen [club]

 Competition Highlights
World Championships
Rank Year Venue Event Result
12 2013 Barcelona, ESP 25km 4:48:58.3
7 2013 Barcelona, ESP 5km - Team 55:26.3
11 2011 Shanghai, CHN 25km 5:13:26.9
24 2009 Rome, ITA 10km 1:53:14.5
6 2009 Rome, ITA 25km 5:30:22.9
15 2005 Montreal, QC, CAN 10km 1:47:54.1
European Championships
Rank Year Venue Event Result
12 2011 Eilat, ISR 25km 5:09:54.5
21 2010 Balatonfüred, HUN 10km 1:55:21.7
2 2010 Balatonfüred, HUN 25km 5:16:54.7
14 2008 Dubrovnik, CRO 10km 1:53:23.9
7 2008 Dubrovnik, CRO 25km 4:39:17.1
5 2006 Budapest, HUN 25km 5:10:38.6
World Cup
Rank Year Venue Event Result
17 2014 Lac-Mégantic, QC, CAN 10km 2:26.12
10 2010 Santos, BRA 10km 2:14:24.73
10 2009 Dubai, UAE 10km 1:45:05.66
6 2009 Sharjah, UAE 10km 1:49:23.45
52 2007   10km