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Châteauroux – ETU’s first ever Elite Sprint Golds are won in style.

Châteauroux – ETU’s first ever Elite Sprint Golds are won in style.

28/06/16 - Yes, Sprint Triathlon Championships for the Elite. Until now we have seen the Age Groups battle for medals but 2016 saw the first ever Elite Championships. A great distance for the media and a full out, 100%... |

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France scoops the medals in Sud Vendée

France scoops the medals in Sud Vendée

23/05/16 - The rain could not put them off.  West coast France treated hundreds of athletes to a typical mix of Atlantic weather with a mix of early rain and later sunshine as l'Aiguillon-sur-Mer burst into life as... |

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New event offers medals in France this weekend

New event offers medals in France this weekend

19/05/16 - It’s always good to see new races coming onto the ETU calendar. This weekend sees the 2016 L’Aiguillon sur Mer ETU Triathlon Junior European Cup join the family. The Fédération Française de Triathlon... |

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Paris welcomes the ETU Family

Paris welcomes the ETU Family

16/01/16 - The Presidents and representatives from 33 Federations, along with 15 Local Organising Committees who will play a vital role in this years’ sporting calendar were greeted at the Comité National Olympique... |

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Presidents’ Conference heads to Paris

Presidents’ Conference heads to Paris

09/01/16 - Every year the Presidents and Heads of the European Federations are invited to gather so that some hard work at the start of the season can be completed. A full programme awaits them at this year’s... |

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Sadness hits the world of triathlon

Sadness hits the world of triathlon

10/11/15 - Laurent Vidal, 31 years old, Olympian (5th in London, 36th in Beijing), World Cup medallist, French Champion (Belfort - 2009, Villiers-sur-Loir - 2011, Saint-Cyr - 2012), coach and all-round good chap.... |

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Urgent Press Release

04/10/15 - Communiqué de presse Violent storms in the Alpes Maritimes : Cancellation of the Open Race as well as the ETU Triathlon European Clubs Championships Due to the storms that have hit the region, the Open... |

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European Clubs get a chance to shine on the Côte d’Azur

European Clubs get a chance to shine on the Côte d’Azur

02/10/15 - Since 2013 the ETU Executive Board has been aware that there was something missing from European Triathlon racing. Something special for the best clubs from each nation. A sort of “Champions League” for... |

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Sieburger and Lebrun lead the Elite home in Châteauroux

Sieburger and Lebrun lead the Elite home in Châteauroux

20/07/15 - With the weather looking a bit better, it was a chance for the juniors to watch the Elite. The men filled the start pontoon and it was a tense moment for the Officials as the athletes came under starter’s... |

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Juniors battle in Châteauroux storms

Juniors battle in Châteauroux storms

20/07/15 - 2015 Châteauroux ETU Triathlon Junior European Cup and European Cup For a test event, you could not have had a better race. The French triathlon Federation will be very satisfied with the delivery of the... |

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France goes for the Sprint in Châteauroux

France goes for the Sprint in Châteauroux

18/07/15 - Last weekend provided us with such excitement it was almost a finale but life goes on, points are there to be won and many athletes, team managers, coaches and technical officials have made a short jump... |

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Châteauroux – 2016 sees the first ETU Elite Sprint Triathlon Championships

Châteauroux – 2016 sees the first ETU Elite Sprint Triathlon Championships

15/02/15 - ETU and the French Triathlon Federation are pleased to announce that in 2016 we will see our very first Elite Sprint Championships and that this event will take place in the beautiful city of... |

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French Federation lead new ETU European Junior Nations Ranking

French Federation lead new ETU European Junior Nations Ranking

12/05/14 - After two races of the 2014 season, the French team lead the new 2014 European Nations Junior Ranking. This weekend at Vierzon saw Leo Bergere and Celia Bremond claim the first European Junior Cup... |

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Bergere and Bremond victorious as French athletes dominate again in Vierzon

Bergere and Bremond victorious as French athletes dominate again in Vierzon

11/05/14 - The French Junior Triathlon team continued their impressive form in 2014 with another double victory at Vierzon in the ETU European Junior Cup. This time it was the turn of Leo Bergere and Celia Bremond... |

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Beaugrand and Hueber-Moosbrugger take French double win in Quarteira

Beaugrand and Hueber-Moosbrugger take French double win in Quarteira

13/04/14 - Cassandre Beaugrand and Maxime Hueber-Moosbrugger made it the perfect start to the year for France with wins at the ETU European Junior Cup in Quarteira, Portugal. Both athletes looked inspired by... |

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Riesler (GER) and Vistica (CRO) earn maiden Long Distance European Championship titles

Riesler (GER) and Vistica (CRO) earn maiden Long Distance European Championship titles

02/09/13 - Diana Riesler (GER) and Andrej Vistica (CRO) were crowned ETU European Long Distance Champions at Challenge Vichy on Sunday. Both athletes endured over eight hours of swimming, biking and running, to... |

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Challenge Vichy Live - ETU European Long Distance Championships

Challenge Vichy Live - ETU European Long Distance Championships

31/08/13 - Follow the action from the ETU Challenge Vichy European Long Distance Championships with this live video link. The video will begin from 0700am local time (CEST) on Sunday, 1st September 2013 You can also... |

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Challenge Vichy ready to host ETU European Long Distance Championships

Challenge Vichy ready to host ETU European Long Distance Championships

29/08/13 - Over 1,400 athletes will descend to the French spa town of Vichy this weekend for one of the most gruelling Triathlon events on the calendar. The ETU European Long Distance Championships cover a 3.8km... |

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France dominate Youth Team Relay races in Holten

France dominate Youth Team Relay races in Holten

28/06/13 - The French Youth Relay teams completed a sensational double victory in Holten as both their Men and Women’s teams’ secured gold medals. In the Women’s relay race, Cassandre Beaugrand, Celia Bremond and... |

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2013 Besançon ITU Paratriathlon International Event

2013 Besançon ITU Paratriathlon International Event

21/05/13 - Europe hosted its first ITU International Paratriathlon Event in France this weekend. It was also the first ever Paratriathlon National Championships that France has held in accordance with ITU... |

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ITU Paratriathlon calendar continues in Bescançon

ITU Paratriathlon calendar continues in Bescançon

17/05/13 - France will host its first ever dedicated Paratriathlon race on Sunday. As part of their dedication to hosting top-level Paratriathlon events, the ITU developed a busy Paratriathlon calendar in 2013,... |

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Raphael Montoya and Leonie Periault lead French to victory in Vierzon

Raphael Montoya and Leonie Periault lead French to victory in Vierzon

13/05/13 - Leonie Periault and Raphael Montoya stormed to victory to make it a French double celebration at the ETU European Junior Cup in Vierzon. The French Triathlon Federation had stated beforehand that this... |

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European Championship places up for grabs as Juniors tackle Vierzon

European Championship places up for grabs as Juniors tackle Vierzon

09/05/13 - The European Triathlon season continues at pace with the third ETU Junior European Cup in Vierzon on Sunday. A bumper field is set to tackle the first ever International race in Vierzon, with National... |

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France selects team for London 2012 Olympics

France selects team for London 2012 Olympics

14/06/12 - The French Triathlon Federation has announced the selection of the six triathletes to represent France at the London 2012 Olympic Game. The three women’s places are awarded to Jessica Harrison, Carole Peon... |

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Nicolas Charretier suspended for Anti-Doping violation

Nicolas Charretier suspended for Anti-Doping violation

24/02/12 - Anti-Doping France has announced that the Anti-Doping France Disciplinary Board has suspended Nicolas Charretier, a triathlete from France, from competition of six months after committing an anti-doping rule... |

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More success for Team GB at European Youth Championships

More success for Team GB at European Youth Championships

28/08/11 - Team GB continued its remarkable success in 2011 with a Gold and Silver medal at the European Youth Championships. Alistair Brownlee, Helen Jenkins et al have shown in recent weeks to be amongst the best... |

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Team Profile: France

Team Profile: France

21/05/10 - Triathlon has a long history in France. ITU was founded in Avignon, France in 1989. Avignon hosted the first ITU World Championship that same year. San Diego is credited with hosting the first modern triathlon,... |

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Paratriathlon: Yannick Bourseaux

18/06/09 - This week, on our paratriathlon article we would like to present one of our most talented athletes. Representing France in the TRI 4 Category, Yannick Bourseaux has been the World Champion in 2005 and 2006. A... |

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Athletes Warm Up Across Europe

Athletes Warm Up Across Europe

25/05/09 - At the opening Fédération Française de Triathlon Grand Prix (French Triathlon Federation Grand Prix) race in Dunkerque, Laurent Vidal from France and Will Clarke from Britain, crossed the line together to... |

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Countdown of the world cup of triathlon launched at the time of the Interceltique Fes

Countdown of the world cup of triathlon launched at the time of the Interceltique Fes

01/08/08 - Friday evening, August 1, the Steering Committee officially launched the countdown of the world cup of triathlon of Lorient which will take place on September 27 with For the third time. This official... |

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ACCOMODATION

01/08/08 - Lorient Tourism Information Center Maison de la Mer - Quai de Rohan 56100 LORIENT – FRANCE (English spoken) tél. 00 33 (0)2 97 21 00 52 fax 00 33 (0)2 97 21 06 65 Email :... |

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Winter Triathlon World Cup - Valberg, France

Winter Triathlon World Cup - Valberg, France

16/01/06 - Excellent conditions are expected for Sunday´s Winter Triathlon race in Valberg. Valberg is located about 1 hour drive north of Nice in the mountains.  55 men and women registered for the competition, among... |

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