With its mix of old-world opulence, year-round sunshine and stunning seaside location, Nice is the unofficial capital of the Côte dAzur.
Nice, France, has recently been named the location of the 2019 ironman.3 World Championship.
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Del Corral (ESP) wins first ironman geant casino mandelieu galerie marchande France Nice, Deckers (BEL) repeats victory.At the 2016 ironman France Nice Deckers added a fifth title at the Côte d'Azur to her impressive resume which includes wins in 2009, 2010, 20A five time ironman champion Deckers has only made the podium twice outside France: a second place at the 2011.The 180 km bike course is the jewel of ironman France as it follows much of the original Nice Triathlon route and passes through villages and mountains. Van Lierde, Frederik BEL 08:35:36. .Deckers closed her dominant performance with a 3:13:29 run finishing the race in 9:22:04 and more than 6 minutes ahead of Swiss Emma Bilham who overtook Cave for second place. Schmid, Stefan GER 08:33:18. .
A magnet for beachgoers and high-rollers since the 19th century, this coastal city has fabulous markets, an enticing old town, glorious architecture and a wealth of high-end restaurants.
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Athletes can expect presseocean fr jeu bingo impressive spectator support along the route.But the projected duel between van Lierde and South African James Cunnama witnessed a surprise addition: Spaniard Victor Del Corral lit the afterburners on the run finishing the marathon in just 2:42:28 pushing Cunnama down to second place. Bilham, Emma SUI 09:28:55. . Vistica, Andrej CRO 08:39:19. Deckers, Tine BEL 09:22:04. .In the men's race all eyes were on yet another Belgian.
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Former ironman World Champion Leanda Cave (GBR) led the field out of the water with Deckers almost 6 minutes behind her but the Belgian would soon make up for lost ground and turned in an impressive 5:05:03 on the bike, entering T2 with a margin.
Van Lierde who had turned in a 50:06 swim fell back on the run finishing in 8:35:36 and in fourth place.
There are 6,500 feet of challenging climbs, but athletes will enjoy beautiful panoramic views.