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    A man injures himself with a gun starting a cycle race

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    Marc Coucke, a new shareholder from Lille, gave himself a scare on Sunday by firing a gun loaded with blanks to start a cycle race, reports L’Equipe. Marc Coucke, the boss of Omega Pharma, LOSC shareholder since September, and President of the Ostende club (D1 belge), gave himself a scare on Sunday. While he was getting ready to start a race organized by his firm, he burned his face firing the starter gun loaded with blanks. A social network fan, he posted a live photo of himself in the infirmary, his face covered in bandages, after he had written the message “if you promise not to laugh, I will show you a photo of the first casualty who had to go to the Omega Run infirmary….”

    Maria Novak (Source: Belga)