In society, Benoît Jarrier is not the loudest. Yet he is a go-getter.
Legacy, perhaps, of a double sporting culture: cycling in the family, 24 Hours of Le Mans on the doorstep, 300 meters from his parents. So he attacks. 200 kilometers of breakaway in April 2014 on the cobbles of Paris-Roubaix.
And first striker of his first Tour de France three months later, as soon as the flag was lowered on leaving Leeds!
Benoît wanted to complete this Tour,despite the suffering of a persistent sinusitis in the Alps.
Fan of Novak Djokovic, he can show a formidable finish in a small group