Loic Kervella (FRA)

Loic Kervella (FRA)

Canoe Slalom
Date of birth
02 November 1993
171 cm
80 kg
Athlete, Student
English, French


General Interest

Most influential person in career
His mother. (newsouest.fr, 02 Jun 2015)
Sporting philosophy / motto
"Talent doesn't exist. Talent is having the desire to do something." [Jacques Brel] (Twitter profile, 23 Aug 2015)
Awards and honours
He was named Athlete of the Year during the 2012/13 season in Quimper, France. (ouest-france.fr, 03 Dec 2013)
To qualify for the 2016 Olympic Games in Rio de Janeiro. (newsouest.fr, 02 Jun 2015)

Sport Specific Information

When and where did you begin this sport?
He first tried paddling at a club in Quimper, France. He then took a semester of the sport at school.
Why this sport?
He enjoys being on the water and that the sport allows him to spend time in nature.
Club / Team
CK de Quimper Cornouaille: France
Name of coach
Thierry Saidi [national], FRA


World ChampionshipsC2England, London19 September 20152015Men97.9524Latest resultBest result
World ChampionshipsC2 TeamEngland, London19 September 20152015Men115.781Latest resultBest result
European ChampionshipsC2Germany, Markkleeberg31 May 20152015Men279.0225Latest resultBest result
European ChampionshipsC2 TeamGermany, Markkleeberg31 May 20152015Men202.447Latest resultBest result
World CupC211 September 20162016Men26Latest resultBest result
World CupC216 August 20152015Men10Latest resultBest result
World CupC217 August 20142014Men35Best result
World CupC225 August 20132013Men21Best result
World CupC22 September 20122012Men35Best result
World CupC214 August 20112011Men42Best result