IRONMAN 70.3 Colombo - Rally on the 24th February, 11 am at Shangri-La Hotel to meet French athletes
Sri Lanka hosted for the first time in its history the famous competition IRONMAN. Nearly 800 athletes from all over the world participated in this exceptional competition!
About 50 French people participated to the IRONMAN 70.3 Colombo on the 25th February... A big sport challenge!
To celebrate this high level of French participation, the French Embassy organized a rally of French athletes on the 24th February at 11:00 AM at Shangri-La Hotel, Colombo. The athletes were able to meet the members of the French community and receive a Team France t-shirt from a representative of the Embassy.
A family photo has been taken on this occasion. The event was open to the press and the public.
Please have a look at this video of a French participant.
Denis, a French expatriate living in Sri Lanka for 2 years and a member of the Triathlon Club Colombo participated in the Sri Lanka "Wonder of Asia" IRONMAN 70.3 Colombo event. The race held in the beautiful ocean city of Colombo.
"We invite you to spend a few days after or before the race to visit this paradise isle! Sri Lankan’s by nature are very hospitable people and you will enjoy your stay in Sri Lanka. It will be an honour to receive you all."
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