The French Nantenin Keita won gold Saturday at the Paralympic Games in Rio.

Paralympic Games: Gold for Nantenin Keita, the Daughter of the Singer

The French Nantenin Keita, who is the daughter of the famous Malian singer Salif Keita, won the gold medal in the 400m T13 Paralympic Games in Rio on Saturday. Nantenin Keita, visually impaired and daughter of singer Salif Keita, at 31 years old, her first Paralympic gold medal title. She won the gold medal for 400m […]

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The French fencers at the Paralympic Games, Tokatlian Damien, Jack and Maxime Ludovic Lemoine on the podium with their bronze team medal.

Paralympic Games: Bronze for the French fencers

The French fencers Damien Tokatlian, Ludovic Lemoine and Maxime Valet clinched the bronze medal at the Paralympic Games in Rio. The men’s fencing team of France won the bronze medal at the Paralympic games in Rio, beating Hong Kong  by a small margin in the semi final (45-43) on Friday. Damien Tokatlian foil fencers, Ludovic […]

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Fabien Lamirault wins a Gold medal in the Table tennis at the Paralympic Games

Paralympic Games: Fabien Lamirault takes Gold in Table Tennis

The French Fabien Lamirault won the fourth gold medal for France at the Rio 2016 Paralympic Games. In table tennis, Fabien Lamirault won the class table tennis gold medal on Tuesday at the Paralympics in Rio and so brought France its fourth gold medal, the 12th medal overall, but far behind China, always imperial. Lamirault beat in […]

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Marie-Amélie Le Fur won her second gold medal of these Paralympics in Rio

Paralympics: 11th Medal with Gold for Le Fur in 400m

France won a gold medal with Marie-Amélie Le Fur in the 400m, and two more medals, silver in weightlifting and table tennis at the Paralympic Games in Rio on Monday, bringing the total to eleven in the fifth day of competition. World Champion, Marie-Amélie Le Fur can now add the title of Paralympic champion in […]

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Gwladys LEMOUSSU, bronze medalist at the Paralympic Games in Rio

Paralympic Games: Gwladys Lemoussu from Vendée Wins Bronze

Second in the  world championships and 3rd in the European Championship in 2016, Gwladys Lemoussu of Saint-Jean-de-Monts in the Vendée took 3rd place and the bronze medal at the Paralympic Games in Rio in the Triathlon … The year 2016 has been that of excellence for paratriathlete Gwladys Lemoussu (born without a left forearm), from Saint-Jean-de-Monts in […]

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Francois Hollande encourages atheletes departing for the Paralympic Games

Paralympic Games: Francois Hollande: “Go to the end of your dream”

The President of the Republic came to meet French athletes who will fly to Rio for the Paralympic games … There was a crowd at the headquarters of the French Disabled Sports Federation on Thursday. This whole movie caused especially by the media appointment demonstrates the change of outlook and interest for the Paralympic movement […]

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Estelle Mossely brought home the French women's boxing's first Olympic title in history.

Olympics 2016 Boxing: Mossely First French Boxer Wins Gold

  Estelle Mossely made Friday at the French women’s boxing’s first Olympic title in history and succeeds Brahim Asloum, the last French to win a gold medal in 2000 in Sydney. The day of his 24 years, Estelle Mossely, fighting in the -60 kg category, defeated after a very hooked final the Chinese Yin Junhua. […]

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The French womens basketball team will play for the Bronze medal in the Olympics

Olympics 2016 Basketball: French Women will play for Bronze

The French women’s basketball team, having first blazed to the end, broke the distance in the semifinals against the Americans, big favourite of the Olympic tournament. They will play on Saturday for the bronze medal against Serbia for a rematch of the final of Euro 2015. Les Bleues entered the field Carioca 1 – (12,000 spectators […]

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Olympics 2016. Nantes player in the handball final

Olympics 2016 Handball: A Nantaise player in the Handball Final

Will Nantaise Estelle Nze Minko return from the Olympics with an Olympic gold medal in women’s handball? Answer on Saturday in the final against Norway or Russia. An amazing experience for one who lives her very first game. While the French harvest of medals continue at Rio Olympics Games continues, it is the turn of […]

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Sarah Ourahmoune is in the olympics boxing final

Olympics 2016 Boxing: Sarah Ourahmoune Gets her Ticket to the Final

The French boxer Sarah Ourahmoune qualified for the 51 kg Olympic final by beating in the semifinals the Colombian Ingrid Valencia on Thursday in Rio. Ourahmoune, aged 34, will face in the final on Saturday (2pm local, 7:00 p.m. French time) the favourite of the tournament, Britain’s Nicola Adams, Olympic champion and world champion title. […]

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