Along this beautiful stretch of Atlantic coastline, Les Sables d’Olonne offers athletes at the brand new IRONMAN 70.3 Les Sables d’Olonne – Vendée kilometres of golden sandy beaches and world-class water sport activities.
Athletes start their day at the Promenade Clemenceau for a 1.9km (1.2-mile) swim in the historic Vendée Globe canal before leaving the Vendée Globe place and setting off towards the Olonne forest on the 90km (56-mile) bike course.
Crossing forest and French countryside to arrive at Transition at the 18th century fishing harbour, athletes will start their 21.1km (13.1 mile) half-marathon along the Remblai promenade to complete three loops along the beachfront and finish among the town’s spirited supporters.
Start at 7.00 am.
- Bike event
- Sporting event
Location of the place