Florian Merrien

HANDISPORT TABLE TENNIS

In a wheelchair following an illness at the age of 18 months, Florian discovered table tennis at the age of 10, and quickly imposed himself at the international level. European champion, world champion, Paralympic champion, Florian is currently n°3 in the world and wishes to continue his adventure until Paris 2024.

Commitments

  • Ambassador of Sport and Disability – Seine Maritime Council (interventions in colleges and high schools)
  • Values : Transmission, Youth, Family, Normandy, Sport

Achievements

  • Paralympic Games (2008-2012-2016)
  • 1 gold medal (team) / 2 bronze medals (team & singles)
  • World Championships (2006-2010-2014-2017)
  • 2 gold medals (team) / 1 silver medal (team) / 2 bronze medals (singles & team)
  • European Championships (2005 to 2019)
  • 6 gold medals (singles & team) / 6 silver medals (singles & team) / 2 bronze medals (singles)
  • Ranked number 3 in the world

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