OLYMPIC STAR of Southbourne School of English!!!
Mathilde Geron, from Le Havre, born in 1986 and a pupil of Southbourne School of English, is representing her country France, in the Olympic sailing women’s 470. She attended SSE in the summer of 2004.
Over the last few years she has taken part in races held in Barcelona, Perth, Majorca, Helsinki and Miami, USA. Earlier this summer she and her sailing partner, Camille Lecointre, won a major race off Portland Harbour and Weymouth Bay, coming first in the OK dinghy World Championships. This young duo is considered one of the most versatile in the world.
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