Heavy rain in the Ain department Thursday morning forced the organization to
neutralize 3 sections: kayaking between Coiselet and Camp de Thol, Canyon de la Fouge and a 60m rope ascension at Charabotte.
> In those circumstances, teams are brought further in the race or are being told
instructions to follow in order to reach a spot on the route.
> After the morning rain, sun appeared during the afternoon and offered a beautiful
via ferrata at Charabotte. They had the chance to enjoy an amazing view of the
waterfalls will progressing in the section.
> Racers have covered 80 to 100km today, kayaking, mountain biking and trek.
> Gaps between teams are getting bigger and the race is separated in 3 different
groups. The leading group has 7 teams, fiercely fighting for the win the second group
is the largest, and teams composing it are certainly the ones who suffered the most
from the weather conditions. The last teams are doing their best to continue the