2003 International Championship

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24-29 November 2003 - Vero Beach, Florida, U.S.A.

Two French teams, the France team (national selection) and the E.S. Gervais-Lilas, represented the F.F.C. in the 6th International Bicycle Polo Championship in Vero Beach (U.S.A.) between 24 and 29 November 2003.

France

France: Didier Derly (E.S. Gervais-Lilas), Jean-Michaël Languille (V.C. Frileuse-Sanvic, captain), Jean-Pierre Malandain (V.C. Frileuse-Sanvic), Julien Lassère (A.S.C. Pessac Alouette), Alex Lesca (President of the Bike Polo Commission  in the F.F.C.), Stéphane Malandain (V.C. Frileuse-Sanvic) and Stéphane Paris (P. St-Pierre de Varengeville).

E.S. Gervais-Lilas

E.S. Gervais-Lilas : Pascal Siméon (from the Pédales Varengevillaises), Daniel Derly, Alain Derly, Jérôme Singery, Thierry Malet and John Pelourdeau.

 

Four teams went to Vero Beach: the Jericho C.P.A. (Canada, 2002 winner), the A.B.P.A. - Richland (U.S.A., 4th in 2001), France (2nd in 2002) and the E.S. Gervais-Lilas (7th in 2001).

Jericho - Richland

France - Gervais-Lilas

Each team had to meet the 3 other team twice. A victory gave 3 points, a tie 2 points, a defeat 1 point and a forfeith 0 point.
If, after all qualification matches, two teams have the same number of points, the decision between both teams would have followed the conditions bellow (in order of priority)
:
- their match result
- global goal-average
- number of scored goals
- number of negative goals.

Bill Matheson Jr.

John Pelourdeau

Stéphane Paris

Matches scores

Monday 24 November 2003

France - Gervais-Lilas: 9 - 1
Jericho - Richland: 5 - 4

Tuesday 25 November 2003

Jericho - Gervais-Lilas: 9 - 1
Richland -
France: 6 - 5

Wednesday 26 November 2003

Jericho - France: 8 - 5
Richland -
Gervais-Lilas: 12 - 4

Thursday 27 novembre 2003

France - Richland: 8 - 7
Gervais-Lilas - Jericho: 1 - 6

Friday 28 November 2003

France - Gervais-Lilas: 11 - 1
Richland -
Jericho: 7 - 6

Saturday 29 November 2003

France - Jericho: 4 - 8
Gervais-Lilas - Richland: 4 - 7

France - Richland

France - Gervais-Lilas

Stéphane Paris (France) & Carl Baker (Richland)

 

Jericho - Richland

 


Classement des buteurs

Peter Furmedge (Jericho)
Stéphane Malandain (
France)
Dennis Mullen (Richland)
Geoffrey Nielsen (
Jericho)
Carl Baker (Richland)
Harvey Barton (
Jericho)
Jon Smalley (Richland)
Didier Derly (
France)
Julien Lassère (
France)
William Matheson (Richland)
Pascal Siméon (
Gervais-Lilas)
Jean-Pierre Malandain (
France)
Stéphane Paris (
France)
Jean-Michaël Languille (
France)
Asoka Mendes (
Jericho)
Thierry Malet (
Gervais-Lilas)
Alain Derly (
Gervais-Lilas)
Dennis McQuerry (Richland)
Michael Boyd (
Jericho)
John Hupp (Richland)
John Pelourdeau (
Gervais-Lilas)


 

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Pascal Siméon & Stéphane Paris

France - Gervais-Lilas

Jericho - Richland

 

La France au repos...

 

A.B.P.A. Richland Jericho C.P.A. France
Peter Furmedge & John Pelourdeau

Rank of the International Bicycle Polo Championship 2003

1/ Jericho C.P.A. (Canada) (16 points)

2/ A.B.P.A. - Richland (U.S.A.) (14 points)

3/ France (12 points)

4/ E.S. Gervais-Lilas (France) (6 points)

Dundlod Trophee
Jericho C.P.A. France - Gervais-Lilas

Press articles:

Le polo-vélo et les médiasLa France Cycliste n° 2174 (France), 23 January 2004 (p. 13)
Le polo-vélo et les médiasL'Ile-de-France Cycliste n° 2210 (France), 23 January 2004 (p. 6)
Le polo-vélo et les médiasPré'Voir n° 43 (France), January-February 2004 (p. 20)

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