Name: JP Creignou
Sport: Para Sailing
Position: Crew
Event: 2-Person Keelboat (SKDU18)
Height: 5’11”
Current Residence: St. Petersburg, FL
College: ESME College Paris

Paralympic Experience:
  • 2012 Paralympic Games, silver (skud18)
  • 2004 Paralympic Games, Sonar – 3rd
Career Highlights:
  • 2012 Rolex Miami OCR (ISAF Sailing World Cup), SKUD18 – 3rd
  • 2011 IFDS Worlds, SKUD18 – 2nd
  • 2004 Paralympic Games, Sonar – 3rd

Fun Facts: Born in Paris, France… Grew-up in Paris, where his parents owned and managed several grocery stores…Family vacations were spent on the coast enjoying the water and going
fishing from a small power boat with his dad… Left France in 1983 to move to California…
Works in engineering…Oldest member of the U.S. Paralympic Sailing Team at 57… Married
to Diane.

Learn more: 
US Para Sailing