The rally driver, Carlos Sainz, prepares for one of the most exciting moments of your sports career. The Spaniard won three times the Dakar Rally and twice the championship of WRC. However, this Friday he will win one of the awards that the most important athletes in the world seek so much.
This Wednesday, the two-time world champion will receive the Princess of Asturias award of sports. This award is one of the most important in the environment around the world. This award was obtained on previous occasions by pilots of the stature of Fernando Alonso, Michael Schumacher and the former Spanish motorcycle racer, Sito Pons.
The Spaniard was very proud this Friday morning, before one of the most important moments of his career. «It is a great pride and a great satisfaction. There are many hard days, of troubles and difficult moments and other days in which things have another character. You enjoy yourself and it’s a nice day. Qualify it as a victory I do not know, but I am very happy, “he said. Sainz.
Further, Sainz He commented on how he lived the last days in the city from which Fernando Alonso is a native. «We enjoyed the whole family and they are pleasant moments. This year, with the pandemic, it is true that we have perhaps been together longer than in other years. For the family it will be unforgettable and above all for me, I hope for my children, for my wife. They have wanted to be with me here accompanying me and we are going to enjoy it, “he said.
The test for the Dakar
To close, the Spaniard announced how the next days of preparation will be for the most important thing for his career, the Dakar Rally. «We have not been able to go to Morocco and we have had to go to Andalusia. That has been different. In that sense, we hope to go to Saudi Arabia in December, to participate in a casualty or a race. With regard to the physical and personal level, you can continue with training at home, “he said.