Marie-Zelia LAFONT (FRA)

FRFrance
Age:
33 years
Languages:
French
Federation:
FÉDÉRATION FRANÇAISE DE CANOË-KAYAK ET SPORTS DE PAGAIE (FFCK)
Marie-Zelia Lafont (FRA)

Biography

Further Personal Information

NICKNAME
MZ
PLACE OF RESIDENCE
Orthez
OCCUPATION
Student
HIGHER EDUCATION
Master
WHEN/WHERE DID YOU START CANOEING/ KAYAKING?
1996 at Orthez
REASON FOR TAKING UP THE SPORT
My cousin, taught how to do kayak, and I like outdoor sport and water.
HOBBIES
swimming, jogging and skiing
CLUB
Orthez Nautique C.K
NAME OF COACH
Devaux and Baylacq
NATIONALITY OF YOUR COACH
French
SINCE WHEN HAVE YOU BEEN COACHED BY HIM/ HER?
2 years and 8 years
TRAINING REGIME
Lots of communication with coach and I
SENIOR INTERNATIONAL DEBUT YEAR
2002
SENIOR INTERNATIONAL DEBUT COUNTRY
France
SENIOR INTERNATIONAL DEBUT COMPETITION
Junior World Championships 
SENIOR INTERNATIONAL DEBUT LOCATION
Orthez
MEMORABLE SPORTING ACHIEVEMENT
1/2 final at Bratislava in 2013 because I've a very good contact with the water
I was like flying like a bird
PREFERRED POSITION / STANCE / STYLE / TECHNIQUE
Submarine
MOST INFLUENTIAL PERSON IN CAREER
Minvielle Alain
HERO/IDOL
Tony Estanguet
SPORTING PHILOSOPHY/ MOTTO
Carpe Diem
FAVOURITE PADDLING COURSE
Pau
FAVOURITE FOOD
Duck and sweet potatoes
FAVOURITE MUSIC
Zen Zazie
AMBITIONS
To do the best i can for olympic games and who know's win ?
I would like to become an kine and have my own business.
AWARDS AND HONORS
7ème European championship at 2015 in Deutschland; 4ème World Cup at 2015 in Poland; 6ème world championship at 2013 in Republique Tchèque