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Vincent Luis: "I don't have a bitter memory of Rio"


Double world champion in triathlon, the French will be aiming for gold in Tokyo. Meeting with a 32-year-old athlete at his peak.

Vincent, how do you feel about your third Olympic Games?

Vincent Luis:

It's going perfect.

I felt my form was on the rise and everything went well.

It is a good time for the body to feel the benefits of the preparation, after very intense physical work.

This is the best period.

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How do you manage the fact of being the big favorite of this triathlon, especially because of your last two world championship titles?

Frankly, it's okay.

I wouldn't be alone, there are several favorites in my opinion.

But like you said, having won the World Championships for two years, I'm starting to get used to being expected every time.

It doesn't bother me too much and my two world titles help me to approach my competitions more freely, because I do not feel that I have the same obligation to perform as before, in the sense that no one will take these away from me anymore. securities.

For the Games, I know that if

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Source: lefigaro

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