La Gauloise de Trinité

La Gauloise de Trinité is a multi-sport club located in La Trinité, Martinique.[1] It was founded in 1920.[2]

La Gauloise de Trinité
La Gauloise de Trinité multi-sport club logo.jpg
Short nameGauloise
Founded1920
Based inLa Trinité, Martinique

SectionsEdit

BasketballEdit

La Gauloise de Trinité has a basketball team. In 2019, it changed its logo for the upcoming occasion of its 100th birthday.[3]

FootballEdit

The association football section of La Gauloise has been fairly successful since its creation; it has won the Martinique Championnat National, the highest division of football in Martinique, on five occasions.[4][5]

HandballEdit

La Gauloise de Trinité's handball section has seen several famous handballers go through its ranks, notably including Cédric Sorhaindo, Gilles Mazarin, Hyppolite Rapon, and Janou Sejean.[2]

RugbyEdit

The club has a rugby union team that was founded in 1968, making it the oldest rugby team in Martinique. The rugby section has three parts: the rugby school, the seniors section (men and women), and touch rugby.[6]

Other sportsEdit

ReferencesEdit

  1. ^ "Gauloise Trinite". FFF (in French). Retrieved 16 March 2021.{{cite web}}: CS1 maint: url-status (link)
  2. ^ a b "La Gauloise HandBall". Geocaching. Retrieved 16 March 2021.{{cite web}}: CS1 maint: url-status (link)
  3. ^ "La Gauloise de Trinité section Basket change de logo". ZayActu.org (in French). 10 April 2019. Retrieved 16 March 2021.{{cite web}}: CS1 maint: url-status (link)
  4. ^ "France - D.O.M. - Martinique - List of Champions". RSSF.com. Retrieved 16 March 2021.{{cite web}}: CS1 maint: url-status (link)
  5. ^ "La Gauloise La Trinité". FootballDatabase.eu (in French). Retrieved 16 March 2021.{{cite web}}: CS1 maint: url-status (link)
  6. ^ "BIENVENUE À LA GAULOISE RUGBY DE TRINITÉ". Gauloise Rugby Trinité (in French). Retrieved 16 March 2021.{{cite web}}: CS1 maint: url-status (link)