About The Speaker
Président du COJO
Tony Estanguet has won every title in his discipline as a single-seater slalom canoeist: three-time European Champion, three-time World Champion and three-time Olympic Champion. He is the only Frenchman to have won three gold medals in three different Olympiads. As soon as he retired from sports, he was elected as member of the IOC and then Vice-President of the International Canoe Federation. In December 2015, he became Co-Chairman of the Paris 2024 Bid Committee. At the end of this victorious campaign, he became president of the Organising Committee for the Paris 2024 Olympic and Paralympic Games.