Daniel Revenu

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Daniel Revenu
Personal information
Nationality French
Born (1942-12-05) 5 December 1942 (age 72)
Issoudun, Indre, France
Sport
Country France
Sport Fencing

Daniel Revenu (born December 5, 1942 in Issoundun, Indre, France) is a French fencer and Olympic champion in foil competition, and medalists in four successive Olympics.

Daniel Revenu is the son of French fencing coach Ernest Revenu, from Melun. In the 1960s and 1970s Ernest Revenu trained Olympic, world and national fencing champions - Bruno Boscherie, Bernard Talvard, Hugues Leseur, Daniel Provost, Jacky Courtillat, Frédéric Pietruszka and his own son Daniel.[1]

Daniel Revenu received a gold medal in foil team at the 1968 Summer Olympics in Mexico City, together with Gilles Berolatti, Christian Noël, Jean-Claude Magnan and Jacques Dimont. He participated and received medals at the 1964, 1968, 1972 and 1976 summer Olympics.[2]

References[edit]

  1. ^ Quand Melun dominait l'Europe. Le Parisien. April 15, 2005. Retrieved 09-26-2010.
  2. ^ "1968 Summer Olympics – Mexico City, Mexico – Fencing" databaseOlympics.com (Retrieved on June 21, 2008)