The exciter Thomas Voeckler 39 years old, will follow in the wake of other athletes who decided to try the triathlon, after having retired from professional sports. It will do it in the Ironman 70.3 Sables d'Olonnes (France) the next June 16.
He will do it in the relay race, doing the cycling segment, in a team created by the sports nutrition brand MX 3. Your companions will be Mathis Rocard (Swimming) and Julian Cougnaud (race on foot).
He is very aware of what his compatriot has done Laurent Jalabert, in age groups, and it may be that after trying the experience in this test, decide to participate in a complete test.
After almost 16 years of racing, the French cyclist has achieved great sporting successes, such as four stages in the Tour de France, a fourth place in the 2011 general and the classification of the mountain in the 2012 among other titles.