On its condemned chimney dozens of medals, cups received throughout his competitions, but in addition pictures of his marathons throughout the worldright here in Las Vegas, there in Lisbon, we additionally see her climbing the steps of the Chinese wall “beautiful, but hard” recollects the 73-year-old athlete.
She additionally remembers her most emotional run in New York in 2001, a couple of weeks after the assault, when the firefighters have been cheered by the crowd.
For Roselyne Leleu, the most stunning marathon is that of London as a result of it begins in Greenwich and ends in Buckingham after having crossed all the monuments of the English capital in entrance of 1000’s of spectators.
The former sports activities trainer began working when she was 15, to get away from her very giant household of 8 kids. Licensed in Valenciennes, she began with crosses as a result of at the time girls weren’t allowed to do the marathon.
Next targets the Cannes half marathon, and the 20 km of Maroilles
Having turn into a mom and a trainer, she left working for a bit, earlier than resuming after 35 years with marathons. And to maintain the rhythm, it runs greater than 20 km day-after-day in Valenciennes, close to the Parc de la Rhônelle then the Etang du Vignoble; and if the climate is actually too ugly, she trains on the treadmills of a health club.
Next goal the Cannes half-marathon, the Foulées Valenciennoises or the 20 km of Maroilles, in the meantime she hopes so if the sanitary situations enhance the marathons of Boston or Tokyo, which she doesn’t but have on her listing, to win the medal for the large races the Six Stars.
No query for the retiree to retailer her sneakers
It’s my life ! I feel that till the finish I’ll run, it is a want, a well-being, a loopy good!
And she handed on the ardour to 2 of her daughters who she runs with sometimes, “they want to beat me, is she having funBut for now, I’m still the chef! (laughs)”
Roselyne who additionally took underneath her wing Elise, Baptiste and Maxime brothers and sisters aged 8 to 16 disadvantaged of a membership throughout the confinements. Since then she runs with them twice every week and even throughout the holidays.