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Alpine skiing: Worlds without great certainties for France


DECRYPTION – Between a male group capable of brilliant moves in all disciplines and a less flashy female collective, it is difficult to establish a medal objective for the Blues.

Should we fear a zero point for the France team individually during the Worlds organized in Courchevel-Méribel (from February 6 to 19)?

A fanny that has not occurred since the 2005 edition in Bormio, during which the hexagonal contingent had only saved the honor by winning bronze in the mixed team event.

A simple stopgap.

Since then, year after year, French skiing has got into the habit of bringing back two to four world medals, and it remains on a last vintage grand cru in Cortina d'Ampezzo with four podiums, including the two titles of Mathieu Faivre in giant and parallel.


My fear

," confided David Chastan, the manager of the men's team, "

it's that we realized this year how exceptional our performance of two years ago was, which was not emphasized enough in my opinion at the time.



Today, it's complicated to put forward a specific objective, especially since I don't like to venture into giving figures...

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Source: lefigaro

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