The life of a Formula 1 driver is something of the most complex, despite the fact that fans and those less familiar with the Great Circus think that it is only about getting in the car for two hours every two weekends. Meetings with the engineers, visits to the factory, trips, publicity commitments and training sessions are just some of the things that the members of the select grid must do in their day to day, and thanks to Charles Leclerc we can see what a day in the one’s skin
The man from Ferrari is one of the stars of the highest category of motorsport, which is why he signed a contract with the most successful team in history, and despite the fact that the abandonment due to reliability and the failures in the strategies of the Maranello team have left him With few options to fight for the World Cup in the second half of the year, he still has the energy to show everyone how he faces a normal day in his life.
“Hello everyone, today I bring you a different content, 24 hours with me, my friends, my family, my hobbies and training,” he said to the camera that was filming him for his own YouTube channel. “I hope you enjoy”.
From very early, the Monegasque starts with some sport, in this case a padel game at seven in the morning with his coach, Andrea Ferrari , and his two brothers, the also pilot Arthur , and the eldest, Lorenzo . The meeting turned out to be quite a competitive battle, but with the good humor that characterizes the member of the Italian team.
The pilot brothers beat the coach and the third of the Leclerc, and a few hours later they traveled to one of the highest points of the small country of the Côte d’Azur, where they recalled the first anecdotes of the Ferrari driver with his current physical trainer, something dating back to the 2010 and 2011 seasons.
Physical activity does not stop for Charles Leclerc , and it is that at 11:30 a.m. he shows us how his training is, which he recognizes that it is also a help for his mental state, not only for the body, which he does every days.
After the session in which he prepares for the resistance that he must do in the demanding F1-75, Leclerc goes to the Montecarlo marine baths, where he receives a cryotherapy treatment, where in a period of two to three minutes he enters a room at temperatures as low as -100ºC to recover his physique.
After working on the sports plan, it is time to enjoy seeing the car collection of Prince Albert II of Monaco , which includes the 2018 Alfa Romeo with which Leclerc debuted, “a dream come true” for any child, as he recognized . However, it was not his only car present there, and it was also the Ferrari with which he achieved his first victory at the 2019 Belgian Grand Prix.
In the afternoon, he did not lack time to demonstrate his skills at the piano, an activity that he usually does to relax after training and which he has never hesitated to show his followers on video during the pandemic, where he began to play it more seriously. , although as a child I already practiced.
Like any normal person, Charles Leclerc must also go out to do the shopping, and despite being a Ferrari driver, the Monegasque goes to the supermarket to choose the products with which he composes his diet.
During his somewhat freer days, he uses the sunset to go out with his boat to take a bath with his friends in his native Monaco, an activity that evades him from his obligations with the Great Circus in the more than nine months of competition. .