Hungary were left licking their wounds after finishing a second behind Francein the silver medal position, whilst Russia, which had been the dominant nation throughout the day, were a 1 min 45 seconds slower than the French in the run-soot event and took bronze.
France victorious in Junior Worlds Men's 3-Members Team Relay
A real stunning finish to the day saw France record a sensational time in the combined to pip Hungary to the Men's 3-Members Team Relay title. Valentin Belaud, Alexandre Henrard and Andy Genard had begun the day slowly, coming sixth in the fence and fourth in the pool. They then finished ninth in the ride and it looked like they would need a minor miracle to get back into contention. But with some strong runners in the team along with some razor-sharp shooting, they ended up victorious.