[HOT] : Thomas Pesquet: his impressive sports routine from space

It may well be more than 90 million kilometers from planet Earth, Thomas Pesquet remains as active as ever on social networks. Since April 23, 2021, when he flew to the International Space Station (ISS) for a six-month mission, the French astronaut has provided the rest of the world with videos, photos and multiple anecdotes that are part of his daily.

Thanks to him, astronomy fans have the opportunity to get away from it all by discovering the various photos of the planet taken from space, which he publishes from his Instagram account with more than 1.9 million subscribers. If he took off for the International Space Station for work, Anne Mottet’s companion still wants to maintain his physical form. Especially since he does not deprive himself of small culinary pleasures.

“An astronaut is both the athlete in the gym and the mechanic who maintains the machines…”, explained Thomas Pesquet on June 1, 2021 on social networks. Thus, the 43-year-old does not hesitate to share his sports sessions on Instagram. An extraordinary daily life, given that the astronaut must train in zero gravity. Something that does not seem to displease him, in an environment where the physical efforts seem less intense. “Most things are more difficult to do in space… But some are much simpler”, he declared in the caption of a video published on Saturday July 10 on (…)