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June 10 2013

The French 470 teams, ready to compete in the 470 European Championship

The first races of the 470 European Championship are launched today in Formia, Italy. Sofian Bouvet and Jérémie Mion, the young duo which races under Marinepool flag, are favorites after their second place at the French Sailing World Cup, competed in Hyères last April. This continental championship attracts the best athletes in the world. After three days of qualifications, the final championship begins on Thursday and ends on Saturday with a medal race.

More info: 470 European Championship

 

Main French teams:

Sofian Bouvet / Jérémie Mion (YC Antibes / SR Havre)

Gabriel Skoczek / Achille Nebout (YC Mauguio Carnon / YC Mauguio Carnon)

Viannet Guilbaud et Vincent Guillarm (CV St Quentin / USAM Voile)

Valentin Sipan / Guillaume Pirouelle (SNPH / SNPH)

Kevin Peponnet / Julien Lebrun (SR Rochelaises / ASPTT LA ROCHELLE)

Camille Lecointre / Mathilde Géron (SR Brest - Equipe de France militaire / CMVSB - Equipe de France militaire)

© Jacques Vapillon

© Jacques Vapillon