Samir Aït-Saïd


Samir Aït Saïd is a French gymnast who was the flag bearer of the French delegation at the Tokyo Olympics in 2021.

At the Rio 2016 Olympic Games, he suffered a serious injury from jumping horses, the images of which are seen around the world. By dint of hard work and thanks to his unparalleled will, he quickly recovers to return to the highest level.

At the rings, he was European champion in 2013 and world bronze medallist in 2019. Along with judoka Clarisse Agbegnenou, he was chosen as the flag bearer for the French Olympic team for the Tokyo 2020 Games.

Samir Aït Saïd is part of the Peace and Sport Champion for Peace collective, a group of high-level athletes personally committed to the peace through sport movement.