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Meet Billy Besson

8 FEBRUARY 2019Videos
  • France

Billy Besson is a four-time world champion with partner Marie Riou in the foiling Nacra 17 mixed class of catamaran. The two are currently pursuing an Olympic campaign for 2020 following a sixth-place finish for the duo at Rio 2016, where Besson competed despite a serious back injury. Besson has also sailed offshore on the maxi trimaran Banque Populaire.