- Category : Sports-Swimming
- Type : PSP
- Profile : 2/4 - Hermit / Opportunist
- Definition : Single
- Incarnation Cross : RAX Rulership 2
French swimmer his parents wanted to call him Alexandre, but these amateur tennis players finally chose Yannick, inspired by Yannick Noah. National record holder in the 200 and 400 m freestyle (long course). He has won two Olympic gold medals at the 2012 Summer Olympics, in the 4x100 meter freestyle as last swimmer in the French team of four, and alone in 200 meter freestyle.
He was twice gold medalist at the world championship (Barcelona 2013), winning the 200m and the 4X100m relay (freestyle).
He has been training in Baltimore since 2013 with Bob Bowman, ex-coach of Michaël Phelps.