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Margaux CHRETIEN
Sport Artistic Swimming
NOC France   
GenderWomen
Born11 Dec 1992 in Angers, FRA
Height1.72 m
Weight 61 kg
 Human Interest 
Further Personal Information
Residence
Marseille, FRA
Languages
French
Higher education
Coaching, Communications, Journalism, Sport Studies - National Institute of Sport and Physical Education: Paris, FRA
Sport Specific Information
When and where did you begin this sport?
She took up synchronised swimming at age eight with Angers Nat Synchro in France.
Why this sport?
She initially wanted to compete in swimming but there were no spaces left so she decided to try synchronised swimming. She enjoyed the artistry and creation required in the sport.
General Interest
Hero / Idol
Spanish synchronised swimmer Gemma Mengual, French synchronised swimmer Virginie Dedieu, French para-athlete Jean-Baptiste Alaize, French swimmer Hugues Duboscq. (lavenirpousseenanjou.fr, 20 Feb 2012; journaldeleau.com, 25 May 2010)
Other information
RETIREMENT
She retired from competitive synchronised swimming in 2016 to focus on becoming a synchronised swimming coach. (cnca.fr, 30 Dec 2016)

 Competition Highlights
Olympic Games
Rank Year Venue Event Result
8 2016 Rio de Janeiro, BRA Duet 174.249
World Championships
Rank Year Venue Event Result
8 2015 Kazan, RUS Solo Free Routine 86.600
9 2015 Kazan, RUS Team Free Routine 87.333
8 2015 Kazan, RUS Team Technical Routine 85.179
8 2015 Kazan, RUS Duet Free Routine 87.367 
9 2015 Kazan, RUS Duet Technical Routine 84.775
7 2013 Barcelona, ESP Team Technical Routine 87.200
7 2013 Barcelona, ESP Team Free Routine 87.080
8 2013 Barcelona, ESP Free Routine Combination 86.820
10 2013 Barcelona, ESP Duet Free Routine 86.620
8 2011 Shanghai, CHN Team Technical Routine 88.600
8 2011 Shanghai, CHN Team Free Routine 87.840
European Championships
Rank Year Venue Event Result
4 2016 London, ENG Team Technical Routine 84.139
4 2016 London, ENG Duet Technical Routine 85.444
4 2016 London, ENG Duet Free Routine 86.200
7 2014 Berlin, GER Solo 168.419 
5 2014 Berlin, GER Team 169.866 
5 2014 Berlin, GER Duet 168.613 
4 2012 Eindhoven, NED Team 87.590