The Grand Prix Lyonnaise des Eaux French triathlon club championship series concluded at the Triathlon de Nice Cote d’Azur with Les Sables Vendee Tri taking the men’s crown from EC Sartrouville and with Poissy Triathlon retaining their women’s title.
EC Sartrouville retain the men’s French Grand Prix series title after yet another win, with Poissy Triathlon taking the women’s.
Another Brownlee one-two with team mate Mario Mola taking fifth gives Sartrouville their third victory in three races to keep them at the top of the men’s French Grand Prix series table.
In the women’s race Emma Moffatt’s win with 7th and 10th places for Sarah Groff and Anja Dittmer gives Charelville Tri Ardennes their first victory of the season keeping them in second place behind Poissy.
Alistair Brownlee put aside the disappointment of the opening World Championship Series race in Sydney to record his first win of the year in a time of 55:49 at the opening round of the French Grand Prix triathlon series in Nice, France. With his Sartrouville team mates, younger brother Jonathan and their World Championship Series rival Javier Gomez, taking the second and third places the team also made a promising start to retaining the Division 1 team title.