Laurent Vidal, French Olympic triathlete, Died at 31


Laurent Vidal was born on February 18, 1984, and died on November 10, 2015.

He was a French professional triathlete, three time French Champion (2009, 2011 and 2012) and two time Olympian.

In Beijing 2008 Laurent placed 36th while he took the 5th place in London 2012.

Laurent was one of the most consistent performers in the International Triathlon Union Circuit, consistently improving years after years.

He spent his life between Sète, France and Christchurch, New Zealand, the hometown of his fiancée Andrea Hewitt.

Laurent had a Bachelors degree in Sports Management.

Laurent passed away at age 31 in November 2015.