3 November 1980|
|Playing style||Shakehand, defensive|
|Club||Olimpique Hyerois, Toulon|
|Height||1.53 m (5 ft 0 in)|
|Weight||43 kg (95 lb; 6.8 st)|
Savant-Aira began playing table tennis aged 12 in Aix-en-Provence. For ten years he also practiced swimming at the same club, reaching national level in competitions. He is a double French national champion. By claiming gold at the 2011 European Championships in Split, Croatia, he qualified directly for the London 2012 Paralympics. Besides being an elite level athlete, he studied for a BTS and works as an IT developer.
2011 Split: Men's Singles Class 5
2007 Kranjska Gora: Men's Team Class 5
2009 Genoa: Men's Singles Class 5
2011 Split: Men's Team Class 5
- "Archived copy" (PDF). Archived from the original (PDF) on 2012-01-23. Retrieved 2011-12-07. Qualification guidelines for the London 2012 Paralympic Games.
- http://ipttc.org/results/international/2011/europeanchampionships/details/htm_single/SM5_ko.htm ITTF PTT European Championships Men Singles Class 5 Results (accessed 7 December 2011).