Sports: Triathlon: The Blues did this!

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Triathlon – Ch.Europe : La France titrée sur le relais mixte © supplied by Triathlon - Ch. Europe: France titled on the mixed relay

A gold medal hid another for the French team in triathlon. Twenty-four hours after the coronation in men on the individual test of Léo Bergère, titled in front of his compatriots Pierre Le Corre and Dorian Coninx, for, on arrival, a historic hat-trick for the French triathlon, another tri-color trio A Indeed also resonated the Marseillaise in the Munich sky during the European championships. Bergère, again, Emma Lombardi, Dorian Coninx, the bronze medalist on Saturday, and Cassandre Beaugrand were crowned European Champions of the mixed relay, Sunday in Bavaria. immense favorite of this mixed relay, with three medalists individually at the start, and this in the absence of the leader of the French triathlon Vincent Luis, absent during these European championships, the quartet held its rank during this Day offering 300m swimming, 7.2km of cycling and 1.6 km of running.

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Two months after the fifth world title

Bergère-Lombardi-Coninx-Beaugrand have ahead of Germany by 33 seconds, while Switzerland completes the podium , 49 seconds French people, who confirmed in passing that they remained the best on the discipline. Last June, the Tricolores (the relay were then composed of Lombardi, Luis, Beaugrand and Le Corre) were thus already climbed on the highest step of the podium during the Worlds. A habit for the Blues, which have displayed five world coronations in their record since the format was created, even if, in Tokyo last summer, they had to be satisfied with the Olympic bronze.

Triathlon - European championships: Golden shepherdess, tripled for France! .
© Panoramic Leo Bergere The French triathlon shines brightly in Munich. Léo Bergère became European champion this Saturday in front of his compatriots Pierre Le Corre and Dorian Coninx. This Saturday, August 13, will remain particular in the history of French triathlon. The day after Emma Lombardi's bronze medal at the European Championships in Munich, the gentlemen put their competitors at their feet by signing a historic hat -trick.

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