Race Report: Morgane Charre & Theo Galy Win Enduro French Championship 2020 – Loudenvielle
« Luchon Louron Cyclisme » is a sort of organiser that grows tremendous quick. Organizing the « PYRENEES BIKE FESTIVAL » for the third time in parallel with the « Enduro French Cup ». For his or her first occasion ever in 2018, the gorgeous valley of Loudenvielle, already supported the French cup ultimate. In 2019, inaugurating the model new gondala carry, it was once more the final spherical of the French cup, and an EWS qualifier occasion. Retaining the momentum, this yr is the French Championship as a warm-up for the EWS deliberate subsequent yr. And guess what? It is going to be the ultimate spherical of EWS 2021.
For a someday occasion such because the French championship you will need to restrict « on-sight » using to not benefit the locals. So some phases had been walked on Friday, and others had been ridden as coaching through the week-end.
This start stated locals had been on fireplace on the week-end, using often at an ideal tempo, they had been in a position to shut the hole the EWS French militia.
Nathan Secondi, and Guillaume Larbeyou had been profitable on house trails ending 4 and a pair of respectively. Take into accout their identify as a result of Larbeyou additionally completed sixteenth EWS in Zermatt two weeks earlier.
The French man of the second is Théo Galy who had a superb week-end dominating the race. However Alex Rudeau was figuring out at his door all of the Saturday, earlier than loosing contact with a 20 seconds on Sunday after the 2 longer phases lasting for 9 and eight minutes for the highest weapons.
Florian Nicolaï completed fifth battliing with Dimitri Tordo, Kevin Miquel, and Damien Oton, all of them completed in a 8 seconds sweep.
Within the ladies class, Isabeau was in a wrestle after injured her ankle to start with of the weekend. She was nonetheless in a position to completed the race on the third spot. The best way was then open for Melanie Pugin and Morgane Charre to take the French champ jersey. And the battle was intense. On the high of the final stage, they had been separated by 4 seconds. Melanie Pugin win the final stage however for under 0.5 seconds, not sufficient to take the lead on the main Morgane. Mélanie certainly remorse her crash in stage 3.
In eBike, Nicolas Vouilloz took his revenge on his teammate Yannick Pontal who received in Zermatt. So Nico, is the French champion in eBike class for the second yr. Levy Batista secured his third place, whereas his teammate Irenee Menjou, who received all of the final 4 phases with a powerful velocity, had no likelihood to win the title after a mechanical concern on Saturday.
1st. Théo GALY — 39:22:911
2nd. Guillaume LARBEYOU — +20.259
third. Alex RUDEAU — +29.988
4th. Nathan SECONDI — +46.955
fifth. Florian NICOLAÏ — +48.633
1st. Morgane CHARRE — 45:31:713
2nd. Mélanie PUGIN — +3.782
third. Isabeau COURDURIER — +30.979
4th. Estelle CHARLES — +1:39.091
fifth. Morgane JONNIER — 2:29.153
1st. Nicolas VOUILLOZ — 1h03:04.678
2nd. Yannick PONTAL — +11.654
third. Levy BATISTA — +1:07.806
4th. Jérôme GILLOUX — +1:50.444
fifth. Olivier GIORDANENGO — +3:05.157
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