Dorit Attias qualifies for Paris to Colmar

Posted on March 20, 2007 by

DORIT ATTIAS – Qualifies for Paris Colmar – Neuilly Sur Marne…
Longest non-stop walking competition in the world

After participating in the National 24 Hour Championship in
Grapevine, Texas in November of 2006, where she completed 100 miles at 23:39:30
with a total of 101.52 within 24 hours and competing in Bourges –
Championship of France of the 200 km for men and 170 km for women within 24 hours, where
she completed 100 miles in 23:01 and finished at 168 km/105 miles, Dorit
earned an invitation to the 60th edition of Paris Colmar – Neuilly Sur Marne.


The Paris Colmar – Neuilly Sur Marne will be held in France June
6th – June 9th of 2007. Dorit is the 1st American woman walker to be
invited to participate in this difficult and challenging race. In 2006 only nine
women from around the world were invited to participate. This competition
is broadcasted on French TV and Internet TV (sometimes in Czech and Slovak as
well) and there are articles in French, English, Czech, Polish newspapers and

To participate in Paris – Neuilly Sur Marne Colmar requires a
lot of support. Generally every walker needs for successful competition of
the race:
Supporting team – team consists of 8 to 12 members.

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