14th May 2023

Ekoï Challenge Olympic Distance M

What we like about the Challenge Fréjus is the mix of genres, the accessible aspect, with professionals rubbing shoulders with amateurs – in what other sport can you take part in a race alongside champions, multi-medalists or Olympic winners?

The Amslf Triathlon and the city of Fréjus and Challenge Family, join forces to prepare a fantastic event on the French Riviera

Swim

1,5km

Swimming in the sea in the beautiful sandy beach of Frejus nature base
Mass Start in 2 laps of 750 m with an Australian style exit.

Bike

43km

A majestic and varied Var course. You will go from the seaside to the Bougnon pass and then evolve on a course in the back country of the Var in a single loop.

Run

10km

The run will be flat but technical with a sequence of signposting and asphalt passages 100% in the nature base. In a preserved setting in the middle of nature, a very playful run with 2 periods of 5 km.

Why you should participate

A natural and protected playground, the nature base is a tailor-made spot to experience an exceptional sport event

A true festival of triathlon open to all: from kids to beginners, including the best international elite D1

A swim in the Mediterranean Sea in crystal clear water, with your feet in the fine sand, you will love the festive atmosphere of the mass start under the sound of the DJ of the Frejus Challenge: adrenaline guaranteed

The hinterland of Var will delight you on the cycling part, an exceptional relief mixing flat parts in the sea, the magnificent Bougnon pass, you will cross the fields of vineyards of the best wines of the south of France, what to feast your eyes …

To conclude, you will run in the nature base in a natural and protected site, very playful course and 100% flat and technical.

Watch the FFTRI teaser of the GRAND PRIX DE TRIATHLON

About the race location

Challenge Fréjus puts its bags on the Francois Leotard Nature base, a real green lung of the Côte d’Azur with its public beach open all year round.
A 1.5 km long beach of fine sand, bordered by a promenade lined with palm trees or overhung by a path.
The François Léotard nature base is a 135-hectare space of freedom on the seafront.
85 hectares are protected natural areas for outdoor enthusiasts, the rest being used for sports and leisure activities.
Fréjus is a French town located in the Var department in the Provence-Alpes-Côte d’Azur region.

Address of the venue of the Frejus Challenge
Base Nature François Léotard,
1196 Boulevard de la Mer, 83600 Fréjus

Program

Saturday 13 May 2023

Time Activity Location
8:30 Ekoï Challenge Kids 6-9 years BASE NATURE FRANCOIS LEOTARD
9:00 Ekoï Challenge Kids 10-11 years BASE NATURE FRANCOIS LEOTARD
10:00 Ekoï Challenge Teenagers 12-15 years BASE NATURE FRANCOIS LEOTARD
11:00 Podium challenge Kids and Teenagers BASE NATURE FRANCOIS LEOTARD
13:00 Grand Prix D1 Women F.F.TRI ( registration on the FFTRI website ) BASE NATURE FRANCOIS LEOTARD
16:00 Grand Prix D1 Men F.F.TRI ( registration on the FFTRI website ) BASE NATURE FRANCOIS LEOTARD
17:00 Podium FFTRI GP BASE NATURE FRANCOIS LEOTARD

Sunday 14 May 2023

Time Activity Location
7:30 Ekoï Challenge Middle distance ( L ) BASE NATURE FRANCOIS LEOTARD
8:45 Ekoï Challenge Olympic ( M ) BASE NATURE FRANCOIS LEOTARD
13:00 Podium Olympic BASE NATURE FRANCOIS LEOTARD
15:00 Podium Middle Distance BASE NATURE FRANCOIS LEOTARD
17:00 Ekoï Challenge Mixed Relay 2 Women/2 Men XS format BASE NATURE FRANCOIS LEOTARD
18:30 Podium Mixted Relay BASE NATURE FRANCOIS LEOTARD

Partners

Frejus City [Institutional partner]
Zone 3
AMSL Fréjus [Institutional partner]
Rouvy
APTONIA
Wahoo
DT SWISS
St-Yorre
HUUB
F.F.TRI [Institutional partner]