Decorated with the National Order of Merit, Sandra Levenez is already a well-known and successful sportswoman, with two victories from the World Duathlon Championships to her record. Coming to cycling with the aim of improving even further in her primary discipline of duathlon, Sandra now intends to immerse herself completely in cycling, via the Arkea Pro Cycling Team, whose colors she has been wearing since January 1. 2020.
Being able to be considered as a “neo-pro” in cycling, but with a big high-level experience to assert, Sandra Levenez despite her track record is an athlete full of humility, who however has a strong desire to perform . “I feel like I can afford to do well in cycling, although it is a huge challenge. I want to be efficient. It is my daily driving force. “Professional, embodying the will to succeed, Sandra Levenez should quickly meet her desires to match her ambitions.
In 19 questions :
WHO INPIRED YOU OF BIKE?
Eric Martin, an excellent friend ; in the summer of 2006, we were on vacation in Font-Romeu ; I couldn't run anymore because I was injured and then he asked me "Why don't you ride a bike to replace running ? ". 2 hours later I rented a bike for 1 week and off we went to climb the Pyrenean passes.
YOUR FIRST BIKE?
On returning from the Pyrenees (see previous question), I went straight to buy a road bike (aluminum frame); otherwise, the very first "real" was at 3 years old: a beautiful red bike !!
WHAT HAPPENED TO YOU IN CYCLING, ALL PERIODS ?
Mr. Indurain's class on a bicycle ; now it’s Mr. Van Der Poel’s class.
WHAT DO YOU PREFER ABOUT CYCLING ?
The implementation of a tactic / strategy and therefore its success.
WHAT BICYCLES HAVE BROUGHT TO YOUR LIFE ?
I can't answer this question because I'm sure the best is yet to come.
YOUR FAVORITE RACE ?
When you are passionate about cycling, it is undoubtedly the World Cycling Championship (Road) for the title it awards and the rainbow jersey that the winner wears for 1 year.
YOUR NICKNAME IN THE PELOTON ?
If I had a bad liver, would I say I don't ...? well, I have to admit that my ND Vern teammates called me the Dean.
YOUR BEST FEMININE FRIEND ON THE BIKE ?
Rather than individuality, a strong, supportive, respectful Collective.
YOUR BEST MEMORY ON A BIKE ?
I am counting on 2020 with Team Arkéa to answer them at the end of the season.
WHAT ARE YOUR INTERESTS OFF THE BIKE ?
Spending time with my family and friends.
FAVORITE SINGER OR BAND ?
A humorist: Florence Foresti.
A VIDEO GAME, A BOOK ?
The last book I read was "The Henry Pick Mystery" by David Foenkinos. YOUR FAVORITE FILM ?
A series that I have just started: the Bureau of Legends. Otherwise I really liked the Casa de Papel.
THE MOST KNOWN PERSON IN YOUR PHONE DIRECTORY ?
Are all my contacts personalities ?
YOUR FAVORITE DISH ?
Ham / Gruyère galette and ribot milk.
THE CAR OF YOUR DREAMS ?
A car that would cost me 0 euro?
YOU WILL HAVE A SUCCESSFUL CAREER, IF ...
I will have been at the end of my mind.
WHAT IS BRITTANY FOR YOU ? It is my region, my identity and an inspiring pride.
YOUR FAVORITE SPORTSMAN OR SPORTSWOMAN ? I don't have one but what I like is the notion of performance : Everything that is put in place upstream to prepare a deadline and succeed in restoring the D-day a perfect score : this is what that I love in sports.
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