Matthieu Péché

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Matthieu Péché
Slalom canoeing 2012 Olympics C2 FRA Gauthier Klauss and Matthieu Peche.jpg
Matthieu Péché (right) with Gauthier Klauss at the 2012 Summer Olympics
Medal record
Men's canoe slalom
Competitor for  France
World Championships
Gold medal – first place 2010 Tacen C-2 team
Gold medal – first place 2011 Bratislava C-2 team
Gold medal – first place 2014 Deep Creek Lake C-2 team
European Championships
Gold medal – first place 2013 Kraków C-2 team
Silver medal – second place 2014 Vienna C-2 team

Matthieu Péché (born 7 October 1987 in Épinal) is a French slalom canoeist who has competed since the mid-2000s.

He won three gold medals in the C-2 team event at the ICF Canoe Slalom World Championships, earning them in 2010, 2011 and 2014. He also won a gold and a silver medal in the C-2 team event at the European Championships.

Péché won the overall world cup title in the C-2 category in 2013.

He competed at the 2012 Summer Olympics in London in the C-2 event where he finished in 4th place in the final.

His partner in the boat is Gauthier Klauss.

World Cup individual podiums[edit]

Season Date Venue Position Event
2011 3 Jul 2011 L'Argentière-la-Bessée 1st C2
2012 26 Aug 2012 Prague 2nd C2
2013 30 Jun 2013 Augsburg 1st C2
7 Jul 2013 La Seu d'Urgell 1st C2
18 Aug 2013 Tacen 1st C2[1]
25 Aug 2013 Bratislava 3rd C2
2014 17 Aug 2014 Augsburg 1st C2
2015 21 Jun 2015 Prague 1st C2

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