Terrible News - Death at this years IM France

Just read on FB that a poor guy has died on the bike course of IM France. Terrible news! My thoughts are with his family, friends and the organisers. IRONMAN France Nice - Official announcement society IRONMAN has regret to announce the death of an athlete who took part this day, Sunday, June 23 at the IRONMAN France Nice.

At this moment all our thoughts as well as those of partners and all personnel associated with the organisation of the event go to the family, relatives and friends of the athlete.

The athlete was on the bike of the race course and the teams in charge of the Organization of the IRONMAN France Nice are currently working in full cooperation with the authorities to establish the circumstances of this tragic incident.

A press conference will be held this day in the presence of Yves CORDIER, Director IRONMAN France and clerk of the Course as well as Thomas DIECKHOFF, Director IRONMAN Europe, Middle East and South Africa.


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