Our Champion for Peace

GUO CHUAN

Thanks to sport, people have an opportunity to sit together and dialogue. People forget their differences and forge friendships. In the competition arena, there is no distinction between nationalities, religions or the colour of the skin among the athletes. Disagreements are no longer important.

age

53

pays

China

sport

Sailing

palmares

World record holder - Solo-Non Stop Circumnavigation
World record holder - Arctic Ocean

Olympic Games - Rio 2016

TRANSATLANTIC CROSSING TO SUPPORT THE OLYMPIC TRUCE

Champion for Peace Guo Chuan set sail from La Trinité sur Mer to cross the Atlantic with the aim of promoting a message Peace to coincide with the 2016 Olympic Games in Rio.