Date of birth:
Moulins, France
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Favourite athletes:
Lewis Hamilton


"Xavier de Soultrait"

I had during a long time a question, studies or moto? I can have a good diploma in economy (MASTER). I can do studies and endure championship, but it was very difficult, moreover I need to bring money to pay all for my sport.

Year after year I can have partners and sponsors to have the best material J

I have lot of good race all around the world for endure and I have a new goal!

First experience on DAKAR last year, 13 overall this year, I want to win in the future :)


  • 2010: 2 French National Championships
  • 2011: Top 5 European enduro Championship
  • 2012: European champion by team
  • 2013: 15 World Championship (endurο)
  • 2014: First DAKAR- 34e
  • 2014: French Enduro Champion!!!
  • 2015: 1” on DAKAR

INTERVIEW 2015.01.27

What are you looking for to accomplish?

I am looking for to progress and learn rally to win the Dakar in the coming years.

What would be your greatest achievement?

To Win DAKAR and World Rally Championship.

What kind of difficulties does your sport’s performance involve?

The difficulty of my sport is dangerous. Indeed there are a lot of accidents and injuries and to succeed you have to stay healthy.

"Xavier de Soultrait"

In addition there is a navigation part that is difficult.

What makes you feel satisfied when performing your sport?

My biggest satisfaction is to progress to beat my opponents.

"Xavier de Soultrait"

Where do you practice your techniques when being alone?

A Moulins Allier on my training runs.

What do you do during your training which is key to your success?

"Xavier de Soultrait"

I try to repeat the simple thing, to be the best in all point, on jump, on start, on every track.

What are you most nervous about when competing?

Departing when one is 20 Online is stressful …

Who would you say is your biggest fan and why?

It’s very touching to receive words of encouragement and fan support, I also try to be the best for them :)

"Xavier de Soultrait"

What is the best piece of advice you have been ever given?

Believe in yourself.

What are your future plans?

Win DAKAR and World Championship and after holidays 

"Xavier de Soultrait"

What are your tips for those who begin now?

If we want we can!

Take the time, you have to set goals to achieve objectives.

"Xavier de Soultrait"