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Full Name Camille Lacourt
Date of Birth April 22, 1985
Age 38 years, 10 months, 26 days
Profession Swimmer
Birth City Narbonne
Country France
Horoscope Aries

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Explore Camille Lacourt net worth, age, height, bio, birthday, wiki, and salary! In this article, we will discover how old is Camille Lacourt? Who is Camille Lacourt dating now & how much money does Camille Lacourt have?

Camille Lacourt Biography

Camille Lacourt is one of the most popular and richest Swimmer who was born on April 22, 1985 in Narbonne, France. A professional swimmer best known for his backstroke skills. He has participated in numerous Olympics in the 100-meter individual backstroke.

He is a French swimmer and can often be seen swimming with his teammate Florent manaudou.

Lacourt collected three gold medal at the European Championships. He became European Champion in the 100 m backstroke (long course) ahead of compatriot Jérémy Stravius in a time of 52.11. This time was a new European record and the second fastest time ever, second to Aaron Peirsol’s 51.94 from 2009. He collected the 50 m backstroke title in a time of 24.07, also bumping him up to the second fastest performer of all time in that event. On the final night, he collected gold in the 4 × 100 m medley relay.

He married Valerie Begue in 2008. In October 2012, he had a daughter called Jazz.

NameCamille Lacourt
First NameCamille
Last NameLacourt
OccupationSwimmer
BirthdayApril 22
Birth Year1985
Place of Birth
Home TownNarbonne
Birth CountryFrance
Birth SignAries
Full/Birth Name
ParentsPatrick Lacourt, Martine Lacourt
SiblingsNot Available
SpouseValérie Bègue
Children(s)Jazz Lacourt

Ethnicity, religion & political views

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Lacourt failed to win any medals at the 2016 Summer Olympics. Following his 5th-place finish in the 100 meter backstroke, Lacourt made international news after criticizing the sport of swimming and making disparaging remarks about Chinese swimmer Sun Yang. In a post-race interview with French radio station RMCsport, Lacourt said: “I am very sad when I see my sport getting like this. I have the impression I am looking at athletics, with two or three doped in each final. I hope that FINA is going to react and stop this massacre, because it is getting sad,” and finished with “Sun Yang, he pisses purple!” After being defeated by another Chinese swimmer, Xu Jiayu, who won the silver medal in the 100 meter backstroke, Lacourt said, “I don’t like being beaten by a Chinese.”

Camille Lacourt Net Worth

Camille Lacourt is one of the richest Swimmer from France. According to our analysis, Wikipedia, Forbes & Business Insider, Camille Lacourt's net worth $3-5 Million.* (Last Update: February 3, 2024)

Three gold medals were won at the European Championships 2010, where he began his professional swimming career.

He has over 130,000 Instagram followers and many posts that feature his lifestyle and athletics.

Net Worth (2024)$5 Million*
Net Worth in 2023$3 Million*
SalaryUnder Review
Source of IncomeSwimmer
CarsNot Available
HouseLiving in own house.
N.B: * means unconfirmed

Lacourt won his third consecutive gold medal in the 50 m backstroke at the 2017 World Championships. He then announced his retirement later in 2017.

Camille Lacourt's Height & Physical Stats

Camille Lacourt height 6 ft 7 in Camille weight Not Known & body measurements will update soon.

Height6 ft 7 in
WeightNot Known
Body MeasurementsUnder Review
Eye ColorNot Available
Hair ColorNot Available
Feet/Shoe SizeNot Available

Lacourt collected a series of medals at the World Championships in the following years: one gold and one silver in 2011 in Shanghai, two gold in 2013 in Barcelona, and one of each medal in 2015 in Kazan. He finished 4th in the 100 metre backstroke at the 2012 Summer Olympics and failed to win any medals. After missing the 2014 European Championships due to a hip injury, he won two golds at the 2016 European Championships.

Who is Camille Lacourt Dating?

According to our records, Camille Lacourt married to Valérie Bègue. As of February 1, 2024, Camille Lacourt’s is not dating anyone.

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Facts & Trivia

Camille Ranked on the list of most popular Swimmer. Also ranked in the elit list of famous people born in France. Camille Lacourt celebrates birthday on April 22 of every year.

Key Events

  1. Camille Lacourt (French pronunciation: ​[kamij lakuʁ]; born 22 April 1985) is a retired French competitive swimmer and backstroke specialist..

  2. Lacourt was married to Valérie Bègue, who won Miss France 2008..

  3. This time was a new European record and the second fastest time ever, second to Aaron Peirsol's 51.94 from 2009..

  4. Lacourt collected a series of medals at the World Championships in the following years: one gold and one silver in 2011 in Shanghai, two gold in 2013 in Barcelona, and one of each medal in 2015 in Kazan..

  5. He competed at the 2012 Olympics in the 100 metre backstroke and finished fourth..

  6. He finished 4th in the 100 metre backstroke at the 2012 Summer Olympics and failed to win any medals..

  7. He is the father of a girl, Jazz, born in October 2012..

  8. He won the 50 metre backstroke at three consecutive world championships (2013 Barcelona, 2015 Kazan, and 2017 Budapest)..

  9. After missing the 2014 European Championships due to a hip injury, he won two golds at the 2016 European Championships..

  10. In the 2016 Rio Olympics, he finished fifth in the same event. .

  11. Lacourt failed to win any medals at the 2016 Summer Olympics..

  12. Lacourt and Bègue divorced in 2016..

  13. Lacourt won his third consecutive gold medal in the 50 m backstroke at the 2017 World Championships..

  14. He then announced his retirement later in 2017..