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Bart Przedwojewski: "To be honest, I want to win this race!"

After a difficult start to the season, Bart Przedwojewski enters the Golden Trail World Series 2022 at the Stranda Fjord Trail Race, and we can certainly say that the winner of the Golden Trial Championship in 2020 has big ambitions.

The start of the year was complicated for Bart. The winner of the GTC 2020 in the Azores had a tough time recovering from his 2021 season and had to miss the beginning of the 2022 season. “I was exhausted and over-trained, my body was worn out and mentally I was empty" he confided. He watched the start of the season on TV! "I was following the races on the GTTV and that’s what really renewed my motivation when my body finally allowed me to start training again. Until Zegama I refused to let myself think about racing, but after watching all these top-level runners battling it out, every day I couldn’t stop thinking about it." 

 

Ready for the fight 

 

Even if he only restarted training a month ago, Bart nevertheless feels ready for the fight. "What is crazy is that I thought it would be tough to get back to form but actually it was pretty quick. As soon as I began the splits training, I realised I was right back up to speed and already feeling my best sensations. As my first race back Stranda is perfect for me because the course suits me down to the ground! It’s technical, slippery, muddy, and there are some long downhill sections that I can’t wait to run. I was really impressed by Jonathan Albon’s performance at the Marathon du Mont-Blanc, and we are both good descenders, so I hope we will be together at the top then we will be able to have a great battle in the downhill. But to be honest, I feel good, and I want to win this race!" Bart is back!

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