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How French volleyball is organized to surf Olympic gold


DECRYPTION - With its coronation at the Tokyo Games, the collective sport dear to Earvin Ngapeth now wants to emerge from the shadows.

On August 7, the French volleyball team wrote the best page in its history by winning the Olympic title in Tokyo. A consecration for his coach at the time, Laurent Tillie, author of remarkable work for nine years to allow the self-proclaimed "Team Yavbou" to fully exploit its potential. By arriving at the top of Olympus, the Blues made their dream come true. But for the discipline as a whole, this coronation in Japan should only be a strong step towards increased practice and recognition. Even before flying to the Japanese capital, Earvin Ngapeth, the head of the hexagonal volleyball gondola, had also announced the color in our columns: "

For our discipline, the Games remain the best way to exist in France.

So we have to roll up our sleeves, because a great performance in Tokyo would change everything

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Source: lefigaro

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