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Jean-Charles Valladont (born 20 March 1989) is a French archer. He competed at the 2008 and 2016 Olympics, the latter in which he won a silver medal.[2] He won another silver medal at the 2015 World Cup.[3]

Jean-Charles Valladont
Jean-Charles Valladont Rio2016.jpg
Valladont at the 2016 Summer Olympics
Personal information
Born20 March 1989 (1989-03-20) (age 30)
Besançon, France[1]
Height180 cm (5 ft 11 in) [2]
Weight83 kg (183 lb)
Sport
SportArchery

2008 Summer OlympicsEdit

At the 2008 Summer Olympics in Beijing, Valladont finished his ranking round with a total of 656 points, which gave him the 35th seed for the final competition bracket in which he faced Michael Naray in the first round. Naray, who was the 30th seed won the match by 108–106. He was eliminated in the following round by Viktor Ruban who would eventually win the gold medal.[4]

ReferencesEdit

  1. ^ Evans, Hilary; Gjerde, Arild; Heijmans, Jeroen; Mallon, Bill. "Jean-Charles Valladont". Olympics at Sports-Reference.com. Sports Reference LLC.
  2. ^ a b Jean-Charles Valladont. Rio2016.com
  3. ^ Jean-Charles Valladont. nbcolympics.com
  4. ^ "Athlete biography: Jean-Charles Valladont". Beijing2008.cn. Archived from the original on 13 August 2008. Retrieved 19 August 2008.

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