Gaëlle Nayo-Ketchanke’s biography, fact, career, awards, net worth and life story


Intro French weightlifter
Is Athlete
Weightlifter
From France
Cameroon
Type Sports
Gender female
Birth 20 April 1988, Douala, Wouri, Littoral, Cameroon
Age 32 years
Star sign Taurus
Residence Clermont-l’Hérault, Hérault, Occitania, France

Gaëlle Nayo-Ketchanke (born 20 April 1988) is a French weightlifter. She holds six French records. She is a 3 time silver medalist at the European Championships (2015, 2016 and 2018) at the women’s 75 kg event. In April of 2019 she suffered an serious injury at the European Championships, when she made third snatch attempt with 107 kg. After just 5 months she competed again at the World Championships in Pattaya.

Major results

Year Venue Weight Snatch (kg) Clean & Jerk (kg) Total Rank
1 2 3 Rank 1 2 3 Rank
Representing  France
Olympic Games
2016 Rio de Janeiro, Brasil 75 kg 102 107 107 8 132 135 140 5 237 8
World Championships
2019 Pattaya, Thailand 81 kg 85 90 95 14 120 125 130 8 225 11
2018 Ashgabat, Turkmenistan 76 kg 101 105 107 6 130 136 138 6 243 6
2017 Anaheim, United States 75 kg 100 103 105 6 131 134 138 237
2015 Houston, United States 75 kg 105 108 109 6 135 135 138 8 244 8
2014 Almaty, Kazakhstan 75 kg 100 104 107 8 125 131 131 8 238 7
European Championships
2019 Batumi, Georgia 76 kg 103 106 107
2018 Bucharest, Romania 75 kg 98 101 103 126 131 136 234
2016 Førde, Norway 75 kg 102 107 110 132 140 140 242
2015 Tbilisi, Georgia 75 kg 105 108 111 132 137 142 248
Representing  Cameroon
World Championships
2011 Paris, France 69 kg 100 103 103 14
African Championships
2008 Strand, South Africa 69 kg 80 85 85 5 110 112 115 2 200
African Games
2007 Algiers, Algeria 69 kg 80 83 87 4 100 105 110 4 188 4
Commonwealth Games
2006 Melbourne, Australia 63 kg 72 75 78 5 95 95 95 4 170 5