TIME Triathlon Alpe d’Huez - 2018

From 30th July to 3rd August 2018


Indeed, the French electricity board sponsoring the event (EDF) halts the hydroelectric plant – the most powerful in France – of which the lake forms a part. Competitors are therefore lucky enough to swim in clear water at an altitude of 700 m, surrounded by green peaks. It may even take their minds off the somewhat chilly water!
Unique as the “Long” programme cycling route takes in two mountain passes, the Col de l’Alpe du Grand Serre (1375 m) and the Col d’Ornon (1 371 m), together with the mythical ascent of the 21 switchbacks up to Alpe d’Huez. Unique, finally, as once the bikes have been discarded, the running takes place in the majestic setting of the resort of Alpe d’Huez. The route, combining roads and mountain paths, consists of three 7.3 km loops. A final, high-altitude effort, confirming that the Alpe d’Huez EDF triathlon is indeed one of the top international triathlon competitions…


Le Triathlon EDF Alpe d’Huez, ce sont 4 épreuves sur 5 jours : Duathlon, Triathlon longue distance, Triathlon courte distance et même un Triathlon enfant.

The EDF Alpe d’Huez Triathlon is 4 events over 5 days : Duathlon, Long distance triathlon, Short distance triathlon, and Childrens triathlon

  • Duathlon: 31st July 2018
  • Childrens triathlon: 1st August 2018
  • Long distance triathlon: 2nd August 2018
  • Short distance triathlon: 3rd August 2018


Alpe d’Huez Tourist Office

Tourist information and accommodation

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Sporting information and registration


2017 Results

Classement LD – Long Distance

  1. KRAMER Christian / 05:53:28.56
  2. VAN HOUTEM Timothy / 05:55:44.78
  3. RUNDSTADLER Kévin / 05:57:22.32
  4. OUILLERES Gwenael / 06:05:43.01
  5. PENA-MANSO CARRAL Iñaki / 06:08:21.74

Classement CD – Short Distance

  1. GIRAUD TELME Anatole / 01:52:52.20
  2. MARGIRIER Mathis / 01:54:00.38
  3. GODOY Cesc / 01:57:16.84
  4. KUNG Manu / 01:57:28.94
  5. VAN HEMEL Tim / 01:58:04.49

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