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Bespoke Ironman France & IM France 70.3 Recon with Yves Cordier

Make the most of your Ironman preparation at one of our custom recon camps and events with Yves Cordier, the official organizer of Ironman Nice, Ironman Nice 70.3 and the 2019 Ironman 70.3 World Championships. Add the one or two day package to an existing trip or training camp with Azur Vélo, or book a custom package during your holiday in the French Riviera. Yves will give participants a unique insider’s perspective and invaluable insight on strategies for training, preparation and race day. Yves has a contagious enthusiasm for the sport and a wealth of knowledge and expertise in triathlon coaching and competition, with an impressive palmarès of his own, including 5 victories at the prestigious XXL triathlon Embrunman, and the title of European Champion of Triathlon in 1989. Individuals and groups participating in our bespoke triathlon recon events will have the incredible opportunity to work closely with Yves, benefiting from his expertise as a word-class competitive triathlete, IM event organizer, and longtime coach to some of the world’s top professional triathletes.

Semi-custom package options:

1 Day Options:

~Recon of 70.3 IM course + lunch + run or swim on IM course
~Recon of IM course + lunch (vehicle assistance may be requested)

2 Day Options:

~IM Recon over 2 days  or  IM 70.3 Recon over 2 days 

~IM and IM 70.3 Recon over 2 days
1 day long ride with lunch stop (with vehicle assistance as needed)
1 day shorter ride + afternoon activity (run or swim on IM course)

Included in both options:

  • Welcome meeting: overview of IM course and general strategies; Q & A
  • Reconnaissance of the IM or IM 70.3 bike course
  • Specific skills sessions during the ride (as needed and as per client request): descent techniques, climbing, etc.
  • Insider’s tips and strategies for training, preparation & race day
  • 1 Lunch stop + coffee stop & refreshments
  • Debriefing after each recon ride or run/swim

Additional Services Available:

  • Vehicle assistance (included for one day of 2 day option)
  • Bike rental
  • Professional bike fit /assessment of position
  • Massage
  • Video assessment of technique (swim/run or even bike for descents/position)
  • Additional swim/run training session
  • Additional day(s) for recon/triathlon training

Reserve your Ironman recon package from March through November. As an added bonus, you'll be riding some of the most scenic roads in the world while scouting out the challenging course!


1 Day: starts at 150 euros per person (based on a 6-10 person group)

2 Day: starts at 350 euros per person (based on a 6-10 person group)

We will do our best to accommodate specific date requests. Please request your reservation at least 4 weeks in advance for the two day option, and 2 weeks in advance for the one day option. Please request your reservation at least 4 weeks in advance for all additional support options. We accept reservations for 1 to 5 people at an additional charge. Please contact us for a price quote based on your group size and services requested. We can also reserve accommodations for your group if needed. If Yves Cordier is unavailable on the dates requested, an elite or pro triathlete can accompany your group for the 1 or 2 day Ironman recon options.

Contact us at: or fill out our contact request form to request a reservation.