❗️🇫🇷 Incredible victory for France with the finish alone at the top of @dorianconinxtri !! 🍾🎉🥇🏆
Nice ascent from @_Morgan_Pearson (USA) 2nd 8 sec behind. Great Britain takes bronze.
4th world title for the French! 💪👏#GoFrance @worldtriathlon @Sports_gouv
– French Triathlon Federation (@FFTRI) September 6, 2020
Coninx finished the job for the Blues
More comfortable in swimming, the latter emerged from the water in the lead with the United States and Great Britain in the aspiration. A trio that worked perfectly together on the cycling route, leaving Belgium and Norway behind. Cassandre Beaugrand’s acceleration at the end of his stint did not allow the France team to break away, forcing Dorian Coninx to go into action in the last stint. The swimming course allowed the Habs and the United States, with Morgan Pearson, to widen the gap but the latter did not keep pace with the Frenchman at the start of the cycling course, being 16 seconds behind. the start of the 1700m run. A final that Dorian Coninx was able to manage perfectly to allow the France team to win with eight seconds ahead of the United States while Great Britain completed the podium at 34 seconds. After 2018 and 2019, the Blues won their third title in a row in the competition, the fourth in the last six editions.