Triathlon is one of the most popular sports in Lanzarote. The island has become one of the best destinations for practicing triathlon in Europe
Lanzarote has always been a benchmark destination for triathletes, due to the good year-round weather conditions, the excellent accommodation offer and the existing Lanzarote ESD sports calendar, which includes events of international renown programmed throughout the year.
When speaking of triathlon and Lanzarote, it is almost impossible not to think of IM Lanzarote. This event of international prestige is celebrated during the month of May and each year attracts thousands of athletes who come to test their strength in an Ironman that is reputed to be the hardest in the world.
The island offers the possibility of training surrounded by unique landscapes, close to the sea and with favourable temperatures, and this combines to makea great incentive for lovers of triathlon when it comes to choosing a travel destination. It is not by chance that professional triathletes from all parts of the world have taken the decision to train in Lanzarote for part of the year, to prepare their competitive challenges for the season.