The Air Caledonia Loyalty Islands Triathlon made its big comeback last weekend in Lifou! Organized in parallel with the Beach Party, the triathlon brought together around a hundred participants who came for the occasion.
Remarkable performances among women and men
The triathletes were able to compete in two event formats: the S format with 750m of swimming, 20km of cycling and 5km of running and the M format and its 1.5km of swimming, 40km of cycling and 10km of running. foot. After swimming, running and cycling under a radiant sun, Hortense Happey won first place in the M format and Katell Houet in the S course for women. On the men’s side, Thibault Kervella (on the M format) and Gilles Hubault (S format) arrive on the first place of the podium. A big congratulations to the winners!
In addition to the courses for adults, children were also invited to this great sporting event. An untimed race propped them up
A friendly event
Organized in parallel with the Beach Party, participants were also invited to the Beach Party: a weekend of festivities organized by the Province of the Islands in Luengoni. The athletes were thus able to discover more about Lifou and the activities of the island between tasting the local cuisine, discovering tourist activities and cultural events.
Air Calédonie is happy to have been able to contribute to the success of this second edition of the Triathlon, organized by its partner Challenge Organisation. To mark the occasion, all the participants were able to leave with a set of gifts in the colors of the company.
Congratulations to all participants and see you next year!