After avoiding injury for most of his career, luck has not been on Nico Vouilloz’s side recently. Following a break of several months (scaphoid fracture and operation for crossed ligaments on his left knee) at the end of the 2013 season, the Lapierre rider had recently restarted training. Unfortunately, a recent fall has put an end to his training. This time it was the turn of his right knee to suffer.
On the opposite side of the planet the New Zealand DH Championships took place this weekend. A very high level with strong riders showing up for this event: Brook McDonald, Cam Cole, George Branningan, Nick Beer, etc..
2 months after visiting the Lapierre offices in Dijon, Renaud Lavillenie entered into sport’s legend. On Saturday 15th February, the Frenchman joined the Pantheon of sport, beating the pole vault world record, which had stood for 21 years.
Francis Mourey concluded his World Cup season on his home soil yesterday in Nommay. He confirmed that he is having the best CX season of his career: 1 World Cup victory , two World Cup 2nd places , the French Champion title and the grand slam on the National Challenge.