105 Year Old French Senior Citizen Sets Cyclist World Record

Marchand became a sports sensation by achieving a record in speed and distance. A French senior citizen set a world record in the 105-plus age category — one created especially for him — and rode 14.08 miles in one hour at the national velodrome in Paris. Robert Marchand is a former firefighter from Paris who was born in 1911 and started cycling as a teen. With his small figure, he was considered too small to make it in cycling. “If the president of his teenage club who told him he was notRead More