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The Université de Lyon Sports Association (AS) wins track and field and archery medals

On The February 20, 2019

L'AS UdL aux CFU d'athlétisme indoor le 31 janvier 2019.
L'AS UdL aux CFU d'athlétisme indoor le 31 janvier 2019.

The UdL’s sports teams did very well in the 2019 French University Indoor Track and Field and Archery Championships.

Big wins in track and field

On January 31, the French University Indoor Track and Field Championship was held in Aubière. The UdL AS was very successful and earned several medals:

  • Gold medal: Iman Jean in the 400-m hurdle race, July Florentiny in shot put, Loïc Prévot in the 200-m race, the 5x200-relay race and the running challenge (along with Iman Jean, Ludovic Sarzier and Joseph Arnold). In addition to winning the championship, Iman Jean also set a new university sports record for France.
  • Silver medal: speed challenge with Axel Marthely, Tamara Murcia and Loïc Prévot
  • Bronze medal: Victoria Josse for the long jump

Three archery bronze medals

The 2019 French University Archery Championships were held on February 7 and 8 in Balma.

In the individual competitions, Thibault Cuminal (Men’s Recurve Bow) and Blandine Charrat (Women’s Compound Bow) won bronze medals. Other archers also proved quite successful:

Team 1, composed of Thibault Cuminal, Anthony Barbier, Thiry Teng and Rémi Joly, also won a bronze medal. And Team 2, composed of Gabriel Sequeira, Vincent Jordon, Nicolas Moreau and Geoffroy Heurtel, were ranked 12th.


Les archers de l'AS UdL aux CFU de tir à l'arc à Balma.
Les archers de l'AS UdL aux CFU de tir à l'arc à Balma.