Virginie Dedieu

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Virginie Dedieu
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Virginie Dedieu at the 2013 French Open
Personal information
Nationality  France
Born (1979-02-25) 25 February 1979 (age 38)
Aix-en-Provence, France
Height 164 cm (5 ft 5 in)
Weight 52 kg (115 lb)
Sport Swimming
Strokes Synchronized swimming
Club Aix Natation

Virginie Dedieu (born 25 February 1979) is a French former synchronized swimmer and Olympic medalist.

Virginie won a bronze medal in the women's duet at the 2000 Summer Olympics with Myriam Lignot.[1] She was also successful in the European and World Aquatics Championships, winning several medals.[2]

Dedieu was awarded the Legion of Honour on 1 January 2006.[3]


  1. ^ "Virginie Dedieu Olympic Results". sports-reference. Retrieved 29 May 2015. 
  2. ^ Arcobelli, Stefano (2 January 2015). "La tentazione di una Sirena". La Gazzetta dello Sport (in Italian). Retrieved 30 May 2015. 
  3. ^ "Legion of Honour". Le Monde (in French). 2 January 2006.