Sébastien Godefroid

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Olympic medal record

Sébastien Godefroid.jpg

Representing  Belgium
Men's Sailing
Silver medal – second place 1996 Atlanta Finn Class

Sébastien (Sebbe) Godefroid (born 19 March 1971) is a Belgian sailor.

He won the silver medal in sailing at the 1996 Summer Olympics in Atlanta.[1] He also competed at the 2000, 2004 and 2008 Olympics, but has not won another medal.[2] He placed 7th in both the 2000 and 2004 Summer Olympics. At the 2008 Summer Olympics, he was the Belgian flag bearer during the opening ceremony.[3] He ultimately placed 12th along side his helmsman Carolijn Brouwer in the Tornado-class.[4]

Results[edit]

  • 1996: 3rd European Championship Finn
  • 1996: 2nd Olympics Games Atlanta Finn
  • 1998: 1st European Championship Finn
  • 2000: 2nd World Championship Finn
  • 2000: 7th Olympic Games Sidney Finn
  • 2001: 3rd European Championship Finn
  • 2001: 1st World Championship Finn
  • 2004: 7th Olympics Games Athens Finn
  • 2007: 2nd World Championship Tornado (with Carolijn Brouwer)
  • 2008: 12th Olympic Games Beijing Tornado (with Carolijn Brouwer)
  • 2016: 1st Belgian Championship Finn

References[edit]

  1. ^ "Sébastien Godefroid coach de voile de l'Espagne aux JO de Londres" (in French). Sudinfo. 15 December 2011. Retrieved 27 October 2013. 
  2. ^ Olympic results
  3. ^ "2008 Summer Olympics Parade of Nations". Wikipedia. 2017-06-01. 
  4. ^ "Sailing at the 2008 Summer Olympics – Tornado". Wikipedia. 2015-04-19.