Horter Looks For France To Match Shanghai 2011

Florent Manaudou [courtesy: Speedo]

France, Europe’s leading nation at the London 2012 Olympic Games courtesy of the soaring achievements of Yannick Agnel, Camille Muffat, Florent Manaudou and the 4x100m freestyle quartet, is looking for a solid follow up in Barcelona over eight days at the 15th World Championships in Barcelona from Sunday with a target of 10 medals and two golds in view

All SwimVortex articles are placed in our archive after five days, the library of content available to subscribers.
Log In Register

France, Europe’s leading nation at the London 2012 Olympic Games courtesy of the soaring achievements of Yannick Agnel, Camille Muffat, Florent Manaudou and the 4x100m freestyle quartet, is looking for a solid follow up in Barcelona over eight days at the 15th World Championships in Barcelona from Sunday with a target of 10 medals and two golds in view

Comments

Mike in Dallas

However well or poorly the French men do in Barca, I cannot help but think that Agnel’s decision to come to the Heart of Darkness, i.e., the USA, and work with Bob Bowman, is going to have a negative drag on their psychological preparedness for these games! Sure, I could be wrong, but look what happened to the Aussies in London: a couple of things were off track and the entire Dolphin performance was off the rails. It could happen to the French here, too.

aswimfan

Bowman is the US mens head coach?

Wow.. isn’t this a conflict of interest? Not sure how well the french take this, now that Bowman knows EXACTLY where Agnel is at.

Leave a comment

Post a comment with your SwimVortex Account. Don't have a SwimVortex Account, Sign Up?

(*) Fields are required!
×