You couldn't have missed it, France has been on the spotlight last weekend, but not only becasue of football, triathletes became world champions too !
Nicolas Quéré participated to the 2nd round of the French Electric Bikes Cup last weekend in Val d'Isère, at the occasion of the Electric Vehicles Exhibition. He took a great 2nd position.
Photo MTB Events
On team Rocky Sport's side, Axelle Murigneux managed it well again, taking the 2nd spot of the AURA Cup in Saint Solrin d'Arves. His teammate Yoel Iesne finished just at the end of the podium in young categories.
Last weekend was WTS in Hamburg, Germany. The French team was there, composed of 4 triathletes from Poissy triathlon : Dorian Coninx, Cassandre Beaugrand, Léonie Periault, Sandra Dodet. Andrea Hewitt was there too representating New Zealand.
Saturday, on the women race, Cassandre Beaugrand made the result of her carreer, winning the race ! Her best performance was 8th before. Sandra Dodet finishes 25, Emilie Morier 47. Leonie Periault did not finish, keeping her energy for the relay, the day after (such a good idea).
Dorian Coninx took the 6th position on men's race.
This round of the WTS was also the occasion to run the World Mixt Relay Championship. The team composed of Cassandre beaugrand, Léonie Periault, Dorian Coninx et Vincent Luis became, for the 2nd time of her history world champion !
What a weekend for the frenchies.
In cross triathlon, it was also Worl Championships weekend, in Svenborg, Denmark. Surrounded by the best triathletes of the wolrd, team Tvert as usual did it well. Arthur Forissier is 5th after a great run on the lead group, Théo Dupras is 10th, Arthur Serrières is 12. Anne-Claire Defix took the 3rd place in amateur 20/24.
Their video of this race in Denmark :
In Cross-country, took place the 5th round of the UCI World Cup XCO in Vallnord, Andora.
2 TIME teams were presents, KMC Ekoi SR Suntour, and Absolute Absalon.
Jordan Sarrou did a nice and clean race and climb on the podium with the 5th position. Victor Koretzky finishes 30th, Léandre Bouchard 34th. In Young Ladies, Martina Berta is 14th.
For Absolute Absalon, Neilo Perrin Ganier back from a bad virus the kept him away from the bike for a few weeks, takes a nice 28th position in young category, not bad for his return to the competition.
Photo : Kéno Derleyn
Nice week for Delko Marseille Provence KTM sur Autria Tour. Everyday in the front, everyday on the top 10 thanks to Moreno, Mardazo, and Mihaylov, the team could not make it to the podium finally. They took at least the 6th and 7th positions overall via Javier Moreno and Angel Mardazo.
The Vital Concept team is actually in Correze, preparing the second part of the season. Train well guys !
Obviously, a word about our national football team that became yesterday, as well, world champion for the 2nd time of our history : congrats guys !
This week's schedule
French Championnat : Lons-le-Saunier
English Championnat: Hadleigh Farm
Italian Championnat: Pila, Aosta
Enduro Wolrd Series #5, La Thuile, Italy. Our riders from Rocky Sport will be there, ready to fight with this round that is already claimed as one of the most difficult of the season.