Laurent Vidal

  • France
  • Born: 1984
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Rankings
ITU Triathlon Points List 412
Starts
78
Podiums
12
Wins
4
Biography

Laurent is a Frenchman adopted Kiwi, but he lives all over the world with his New Zealand partner, Andrea Hewitt. Racing triathlon is his calling, his job, and the thing that without a doubt drives him everyday. He doesn’t only compete. He is living an intense unconventional outdoor lifestyle. Admittedly, it’s a bit of a strange concept. But it’s honest – he loves to discover new landscapes, to meet new people and to explore mother nature in speedos, on bikes and running shoes.

He considers training and racing as an art and he works a lot with feelings/instinct.  Always enthusiastic to share thoughts, he is hunting the perfect performances in the most prestigious worldwide triathlon events. His pursuit of athletic excellence pushes him to continually evolve his vision, while reminding him of the importance of living with humor, compassion and curiosity.

If that’s all you ever know about Laurent, it’s enough to say you know him well.

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Latest Athlete Results
10
2014 New Plymouth ITU Triathlon World Cup
23 Mar, 2014 - Elite Men - 00:53:26
18
2014 Mooloolaba ITU Triathlon World Cup
15 Mar, 2014 - Elite Men - 00:55:51
6
2013 ITU World Triathlon Grand Final London
11 Sep, 2013 - Elite Men - 01:49:28
8
2013 ITU World Triathlon Stockholm
24 Aug, 2013 - Elite Men - 01:46:02
DNF
2013 ITU World Triathlon Hamburg
20 Jul, 2013 - Elite Men - 00:00:00
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6
2013 ITU World Triathlon Grand Final London
2013-09-11 - Elite Men - 01:49:28
8
2013 ITU World Triathlon Stockholm
2013-08-24 - Elite Men - 01:46:02
DNF
2013 ITU World Triathlon Hamburg
2013-07-20 - Elite Men - 00:00:00
40
2013 ITU World Triathlon Kitzbuehel
2013-07-06 - Elite Men - 01:01:58
7
2013 ITU World Triathlon Madrid
2013-06-01 - Elite Men - 01:52:32
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5
2012 London Olympic Games
2012-08-04 - Elite Men - 01:47:21
36
2008 Beijing Olympic Games
2008-08-18 - Elite Men - 01:53:02
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Athlete Fact Sheet
Given Name Laurent
Family Name Vidal
Representing FRA
Year of Birth 1984
Residence Sète
Sponsors Adidas, Sram, Zipp, Quarq
Hobbies Electronic music composition
Website http://www.laurent-vidal.com
Twitter @laurentvidal
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