France middle distance: two Dijon in Lyon
The French middle distance championships take place at the Tête d’Or park in Lyon, this Friday (25 km qualification, small final) and Saturday (50 km big final). Two coaches from Sco Dijon are engaged. Michel Filiatre is aligned with Nicolas Verne (VC Villefranche-Beaujolais) and Nicolas Cabon (Team Lyon 7). Third last year, the pair Bernard Filiatre-Christopher Gamez (OC Val d’Oise) is again in contention. Due to the withdrawal of the third Dijon coach, Antoine Breton (health concerns), Bernard Filiatre will also represent Burgundy with Léo Bouvier (Team Élite Restauration 89). The Bisontin Joseph Berlin-Sémon will challenge its title, which it has held since 2018.
The Foulées de la Norges this Sunday
Initially scheduled for September 26 in competition with the Alésia Trail, the Foulées de la Norges took advantage of the cancellation of the Good public to relocate on Sunday, September 12. The 5 and 10 km will be launched at 10:30 am.
Saulius Kulvietis in Bonn
The former player of JDA Dijon, the Lithuanian Saulius Kulvietis (30 years old, 2.06 m) has signed up with the Telekom club Baskets Bonn. Last season, he played for MoraBanc Andorra and VEF Riga.
Swim run : le duo côte-d’orien 54e of ÖtillÖ
Romuald Lepers and Damien Favre Félix competed in the world swim run championship on Monday, on a course offering 65 km of running and 10 km of swimming from Stockholm. The two men completed this extreme race in 11:01 am at 54e position.