The former track cycling professional can look back at a successful career. Seven World Cup titles, 31 won Six-day-races, 33 time Swiss Champion, 7 time European Champion and 4 World Championship titles as well as a silver medal at the Olympic Games 2004 in Athens speak for themselves.

After his retirement from professional cycling Franco is far from the spotlight. Instead he’s engaged in numerous social projects and gives lectures in the course of his ‘go on projects’ to students and companies or mentors aspiring cyclists such as team rider Tristan Marguet.