Behind the scenes, even among champions, there is sometimes laziness and a few extra pounds. “When you pick up and it’s weighed, it’s 166.6 kilos. When we know that he was at the height of less than 140 kilos, so there is a building site “, explains a trainer. At the end of 2017, after a one-year outage, the objective is to return to the highest level. But unlike most people, Teddy Riner can lift mountains without ever losing his good humor.