« Incredible,
   everybody is here ! 

   Everybody did run
   this marathon,

   We won ! »

A jogger of the team

Competitive manifestations

The « Villeneuvois à New York » have been carrying the city and partner's emblems in the following races :


. The Cross of Figaro - The athletic fiber of Valenciennes.
. 15 km and Marathon of Rotterdam (Neederland).
. The 20 km of Roubaix - of Villeneuve d'Ascq - 
   of Maroilles - of Phalempin - of Paris - 

   of Hardelot - of  Le Touquet - of Bruxelles (Belgie).
. the Half Marathon of Lille.
. The Marathons of Coluche (Lens) - of New York (USA).
. Wasquehal-Le Touquet (relay over 160 km).

Sport medicine

During one year, the team worked jointly on a study with the « fonctional respiratories explorations service from Calmette hospital of  CHRU Lille ».
Under the professors ROBIN and GUERRIN's authority, 
doctor Pierre VIDAL defended his thesis :
« Biomedical supervision of marathon joggers training ».


Associated personalities

Through this adventure the team met politic, sportive or well-known personalities. Here are some famous names who came across the « Villeneuvois à New York 91» trajectory :


.
Bernard Kouchner (Minister -  Teleconference with team)
.
Gérard Caudron, Européen deputy (Project reporter)
.
Alain Mimoun (During the fly to New York)
.
Michel Bernard (team sponsor)
.
Carl Lewis, Mitchell, Bubka, … (Conference Meeting)
.
Charles Bietry (Canal + TV , BNP Meeting preparation)
. and … thousands … of villeneuvois !

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