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Paris 2024 Olympics: Who are the athletes to watch at the 2024 Olympics?

With less than 100 days until the opening of the Paris 2024 Olympic Games, excitement is building among French supporters. It's the perfect opportunity to discover and support the French athletes who have a great chance of shining on the international stage.Whether you're a die-hard sports fan or simply curious about the top French athletes, this article is for you! We present to you a selection of promising athletes to keep a close eye on in various disciplines.


  • Armand Duplantis: This outstanding pole vaulter is already considered a legend in his sport. The reigning Olympic champion, he will aim for another title on home soil.

  • Kevin Mayer: A talented decathlete, Kevin Mayer has already won Olympic silver in 2016. He returns to the scene with the ambition of stepping onto the highest podium.


  • Maxime Agnel: A specialist in the 200m backstroke, Maxime Agnel is an experienced swimmer who has already experienced success at the Olympic Games. He will aim for another medal in Paris.

  • Charlotte Bonnet: A versatile swimmer, Charlotte Bonnet is one of the top French swimmers in the pool. She has already won several international medals and dreams of Olympic gold.

  • Amel Melih: A young swimming prodigy, Amel Melih impresses with her performances and potential. She could well surprise in Paris.

Team Sports

  • Men's French Football Team: The reigning world champions, the Blues, will aim for another Olympic triumph at home. A challenging but not impossible task for this talented and ambitious team.

  • Women's French Handball Team: The French handball players, current Olympic silver medalists, are determined to bring back the gold to Paris. Their strong team spirit and experience will be major assets.

  • Men's French 3x3 Basketball Team: The French 3x3 basketball team is one of the best in the world in its discipline. They have a great chance of winning an Olympic medal in Paris.

Autres disciplines

  • Teddy Riner: A legendary judoka, Teddy Riner is in contention for a third consecutive Olympic title. An achievement that would definitively establish him as one of the greatest athletes of all time.

  • Quentin Fillon Maillet: A talented biathlete, Quentin Fillon Maillet has already won several medals at the Olympic Games. He will aim for another podium in Paris.

  • Enzo Lefort: An extraordinary skateboarder, Enzo Lefort is one of the favorites for the Olympic title in skateboarding. His technique and creativity could allow him to shine in Paris.

This list is far from exhaustive, as the pool of French talent is rich and promising. In 2024, all eyes will be on the French athletes who will have the honor of defending the national colors on their home soil.



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