French Stars Out in Full Force at the Golden Tour in Nancy

Live : 4e et dernière étape du FFN Golden Tour… by FFN

The fourth stop on the FFN Golden Tour will hit Nancy this weekend and once again the French contingent of stars looks to be out in full force.

The competition will run from Friday May 22nd-Sunday May 24th.

  • Prelims 9 am GMT+1 (3 am EST/12 am PST)
  • Finals 6 pm (12 pm EST/9 am PST), Sunday 3:30 pm (9:30 am EST/6:30 am PST)
  • Live Results

The French athletes will include:

Coralie Balmy, Charlotte Bonnet, Anna Santamans, Marie Wattel, Melanie Henique, Yannick Agnel, Frederick Bousquet, Fabien Gilot, Camille Lacourt, Gregory Mallet, Florent Manaudou, Mehdy Metella, Clement Mignon and Jeremy Stravius.

Katinka Hosszu, who sits atop of the points leaderboard for the tour, will also be in attendance.


The swimmers compete for prize money in 28 individual events over 3 days. The top eight in each event are awarded points (12-9-7-5-4-3-2-1), and at the end of the meet the following prize money will be awarded:

Women Per Meet   Men Mer Meet
High point €4000 High point €4000
#2 €2500 #2 €2500
#3 €2000 #3 €2000
#4 €1200 #4 €1200
#5 €1000 #5 €1000
#6 €700 #6 €700
#7 €600 #7 €600
#8 €500 #8 €500

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bobo gigi

Finals at:
– Friday and Saturday/5 PM in France/11 AM ET in USA
– Sunday/3.30 PM in France/9.30 AM ET in USA

Kristian Gkolomeev is also in the foreign contingent.


That’s good to know, I am a huge fan of Gkolomeev, I believe he is ready to rock the long course sprint world

Roll Tide!

Me too! I am so excited to see what he can do in a long course pool after his big improvements over the last two short course seasons.

bobo gigi

Men’s 50 free A-Final today at 11.19 AM ET for you in USA.
Men’s 100 free A-Final Sunday at 11.40 ET.
Hopefully the live stream will work.
Gkolomeev swam the second best time in the 50 free prelims this morning in 22.46. Fastest time for his countryman Meladinis in 22.21. Manaudou 3rd time in 22.67.


no chance of a live stream?

bobo gigi

You click above on play above and it works very well.

bobo gigi

Refresh your page if you were here before it started and you click on play above. It works.


Thank you both, it works now

bobo gigi


bobo gigi

Damien Joly wins the men’s 800 free in 7.56.38.


oops .. I said “thank you both”, but I realize now it was you both times Bobo! 😀 😀 ah ah ah

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