Coralie Balmy

Born: 08/06/1987 (35 yo)
Birth place: La Trinite (Martinique)

Citizenship : France

Occupation : Athletes (Swimmer)
Active Years: 2004-present


Coralie Balmy is a freestyle swimmer from France, who was born in Martinique (France).


She won her first senior title at the 2008 European Aquatics Championships in Eindhoven in the 4×200 relay freestyle. At the same Championships she won the silver medal in the 400 m freestyle with the time of 4:04.15, all-time fourth fastest behind Federica Pellegrini's world record.

At the 2008 Summer Olympics in Beijing, she finished fourth in the 400 m freestyle final. On December 6, 2008 she set the world record for the 200 m Free (SC) at the French National Championships in Angers, France in a time of 1:53.16. In the 2012 Summer Olympics her 4×200 m freestyle team won Bronze in a time of 7:47.49. [ Camille Muffat (1:55.51); Charlotte Bonnet(1:57.78); Ophélie-Cyrielle Étienne (1:58.05); Coralie Balmy (1:56.15)]

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  • 2007: SC European Championships - 3rd 200 m freestyle (1:54.43)
  • 2008: LC European Championships- 1st 4×200 m freestyle (7:52.09) and 2nd 400 m freestyle (4:04.15)