Coronavirus: Insep will welcome patients – Fil Info

With a view to unclogging the already overcrowded hospitals in Île-de-France, the National Institute for Sport, Expertise and Performance (INSEP) will welcome the provision of 69 isolated rooms to fragile and isolated people. ‘ordinary reserved for trainees. Taken in consultation with the Ministry of Sports, this decision also concerns other sports centers such as CREPS […]

Frenchman taken into custody for domestic violence – Fil Info

As Le Parisien reveals, Benjamin Compaoré is accused of “habitual violence” by his partner. The triple French jumper will appear before the criminal court for “usual violence resulting in an incapacity for work of less than 8 days on a spouse or partner”, as the Parisian daily reveals. The athlete was placed in prolonged police […]

Brownlee wants to go to Tokyo in 2021

British triathlete Alistair Brownlee, double Olympic champion in London 2012 and Rio 2016, wanted to run one last time this summer in Tokyo in order to move towards longer distances for the future. But due to the postponement of the Games to 2021, the 31-year-old said he would re-stack for one season. “Tokyo 2020 would […]

2020 Barkley Marathons canceled – News Feed

Like countless sporting events, the Barkley Marathon will not take place this year. The 2020 edition of one of the toughest races in the world has not been postponed but canceled. Usually, runners have the choice between the 97 km “fun run” or the entire 160 km course, including 18 vertical drop. In this particular […]

Coronavirus: the London marathon postponed in October – Fil Info

The 40th edition of the London Marathon, which was to be held on April 26, has been postponed to October 4 due to the coronavirus, organizers announced on Friday. “The world is going through an unprecedented crisis, facing a global pandemic of Covid-19 and public health must be the priority of all,” said race director […]

No record this time for Duplantis – Fil Info

Armand Duplantis this time failed to push his limits in pole vault. After breaking the world record twice this winter (6.17m then 6.18m), Duplantis tried three times at a bar at 6.19m during the All Star Perche in Clermont-Ferrand. But despite three very close attempts, the Swede has not succeeded in a new feat. He […]