Robert Marchand


105-year-old Frenchman “Robert Marchand” will try to beat a bike speed record

Frenchman Robert Marchand  is 105 and will try Wednesday to set a new speed record on a bicycle for people his age. The challenge will take place at the national velodrome of Saint-Quentin-en-Yvelines, already he has beaten own record two years ago (26,927 km). Now he will try to be the oldest person thats 105 years old that has rolled faster in a bicycle. “I’m not as good as two years ago, if I was, it would be a phenomenon, but I’m not a phenomenon,” he said modestly and jokingly.Read More