France at the 2011 World Championships in Athletics

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France at the
World Championships in Athletics

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Flag of France
IAAF code FRA
National federation Fédération Française d'Athlétisme
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At the 2011 World Championships in Athletics
in Daegu
Competitors 39
Medals Gold
0
Silver
1
Bronze
3
Total
4
2009
2013

France competed at the 2011 World Championships in Athletics from August 27 to September 4 in Daegu, South Korea.

Team selection[edit]

The French Athletics Federation (Fédération Française d'Athlétisme) announced the final team of 46 athletes to represent the country in the event, led by sprinter Christophe Lemaitre and pole vaulter Renaud Lavillenie. [1][2]

The following athletes appeared on the preliminary Entry List,[2] but not on the Official Start List of the specific event,[3] resulting in total number of 39 competitors:

KEY: Did not participate Competed in another event
Event Athlete
Men 400 metres Teddy Venel
4 x 100 metres relay Emmanuel Biron
Ronald Pognon
Pierre-Alexis Pessonneaux
4 x 400 metres relay Yannick Fonsat
Women 100 metres Carima Louami
200 metres Lina Jacques-Sébastien
400 metres Muriel Hurtis-Houairi
400 m hurdles Phara Anacharsis
4 x 100 metres relay Ayodelé Ikuesan
Carima Louami
4 x 400 metres relay Elea Mariama Diarra

Medalists[edit]

The following competitors from France won medals at the Championships