The Université de Lyon’s Sports Association team’s victory at the French indoor athletics championship

On The January 30, 2020

The UdL Sports Association (AS UdL) teams shone during the French Indoor Athletics Championship held in Rennes on Thursday, January 30, 2020.

22 athletes from the Université de Lyon delegation competed in the French championships and came back with five team podiums, including three gold medals:

  • JUMPS
    • Bronze medals for Victoria Josse (triple jump), Mariama Toure (triple jump) and Mathieu Carré (pole vault)
  • SPRINTS
    • Silver medals for Manon Truc (60 m), Axel Marthély (60 m hurdles) and Loïc Prévot (200 m)
  • RUNNING
    • Gold medals for Gilles Biron (400 m), Camille Marsin (400 m) and Romane Astier (800 m)
  • 5 X 200M RELAY
    • Gold medals for Radjanah Catere, Camille Marsin, Axel Marthély, Gilles Biron and Loïc Prévot
  • The team win

But that’s not all; student athletes also stood out on the individual podiums with:

  • TWO RUNNERS UP FROM FRANCE
    • July Florentiny, shot put
    • Tatiana Worthor, 60 m hurdles
  • TWO CHAMPIONS FROM FRANCE
    • Gilles Biron, 400 m (best French performance of the season)
    • Loïc Prévot, 200 m (fifth best French performance of the season)

The Université de Lyon would like to congratulate the entire UdL Sports Association’s athletics team!