Vincent Anstett

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Vincent Anstett
Vincent Anstett 2014 European Championships SMS-EQ t105830.jpg
Personal information
Country represented  France
Born (1982-07-26) 26 July 1982 (age 32)
Strasbourg, France
Weapon(s) Sabre
Hand right-handed
Height 1.74 m (5 ft 8 12 in)
Weight 71 kg (157 lb; 11.2 st)
Club Souffel Escrime Club
FIE Ranking current ranking

Vincent Anstett (born 26 July 1982 in Strasbourg) is a French sabre fencer.

Anstett's greatest accomplishment is winning the gold medal in the sabre team event at the 2006 World Fencing Championships after beating Ukraine in the final.[1] He accomplished this with his team mates Nicolas Lopez, Julien Pillet and Boris Sanson.[1]

At the 2008 Summer Olympics, Anstett was a substitute for the same team mates that Anstett won the 2006 World Fencing Championships with, Nicolas Lopez, Julien Pillet and Boris Sanson, defeating the USA in the final.[2]

Achievements[edit]

Med 1.png 2006 World Fencing Championships, team sabre
Med 2.png 2007 World Fencing Championships, team sabre

Substitute for France's men's sabre team at the 2008 Beijing Olympics

References[edit]

  1. ^ a b The Canadian Press (6 October 2006). "France golden at fencing worlds". CBC. Retrieved 24 October 2010. 
  2. ^ "France secure gold in men's sabre". BBC SPORT. 17 August 2008. Retrieved 24 October 2010.