Yves BOURHIS (SEN)

SNSenegal
Age:
24 years
Languages:
French, English, German
Federation:
FEDERATION SENEGALAISE DE CANOE KAYAK
Yves Bourhis

Biography

Further Personal Information

NICKNAME
Babache, Babouche because there is the name of shoes, and i says shot babouche
PLACE OF RESIDENCE
Rennes
OCCUPATION
Student
HIGHER EDUCATION
High school
WHEN/WHERE DID YOU START CANOEING/ KAYAKING?
6 years old
REASON FOR TAKING UP THE SPORT
Because my brother start in the first, and my parents wanted to test this sports
HOBBIES
Music, played soccer, running
CLUB
Quimper Cornouaille
NAME OF COACH
Jean-Yves Prigent, Pierrick Gosselin, Lucas Hives Sorin
NATIONALITY OF YOUR COACH
French
SINCE WHEN HAVE YOU BEEN COACHED BY HIM/ HER?
2013
TRAINING REGIME
Training loops : all along a training, well put the supports between the gates.
Technical extrem : there is a training with gates very shifted, and to learn used the water to takes all gates
MEMORABLE SPORTING ACHIEVEMENT
3rd in French Championships 2015, because I was in podium with my friends
PREFERRED POSITION / STANCE / STYLE / TECHNIQUE
Technique and style
MOST INFLUENTIAL PERSON IN CAREER
Jean-Yves Prigent
TRAINING PARTNER(S)
Jean-Pierre Bourhis
HERO/IDOL
Tony Estanguet
SUPERSTITIONS/ RITUALS/ BELIEFS
Drink the water of the white water
SPORTING PHILOSOPHY/ MOTTO
No pain, No gain
FAVOURITE PADDLING COURSE
French Championships 2015
FAVOURITE FOOD
chicken yassa
AMBITIONS
Participate on the world championships in Cracovie and finish in the top 3
One day participate to the Olympic Games
SPORTING RELATIVES
My Brothers Jean-Pierre Bourhis is paddling too for Senegal in C1
OTHER SPORTS
Running