La Plagne (RWH) Margot Boch/Carla Senechal, Romain Heinrich/Dorian Hauterville, Lucas Defayet and Agathe Bessard won the 2019 French National Push Championships in the stadium Stade de la Maladière à Aime in La Plagne.
In 2-woman Bobsleigh, the title went to Margot Boch/Carla Senechal ahead of Swiss pilot Nadja Pasternack with Melusine Bertrand and Madison Stringer/Camila Copain. European Championships Bronze medallists Romain Heinrich/Dorian Hauterville won the 2-man Bobsleigh title. Nathan Besnard/Jerome Laporal and Benoit Ract/Lionel Lefebvre finished second and third, respectively. Lucas Defayet and Agathe Bessard won the Skeleton competition.
All athletes at the French Championships could also participate in the „Trophée Emmanuel Hostache“ in single push bobsleigh. The trophy remembers the former french bobsleigh athlete, who passed away in 2007 aged 31 after battling cancer for several years. Emmanuel Hostache was push athlete for pilot Bruno Mingeon. Together, they won 1998 Olympic bronze and the 1999 World Championships in 4-Man Bobsleigh. The 2019 trophys went to Nadja Pasternack (women), Dorian Hauterville (men) and Ayrton Vanhoutte (Kids). ©RWH2019
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Photos: Commission Sportive Nationale Bobsleigh, Luge & Skeleton (FFSG)