What is the Nordic Festival in Annecy?
Martin Fourcade, French athlete the most medalist at the Olympic Games, organizes a summer biathlon on the exceptional site of Pâquier, on the edge of Lake Annecy!
The Imperial Palace is proud to be a partner in this major sporting event.
Nordic Festival Entertainments
- 14h30-16h30: Show Biathlon "Martin Fourcade"
This event brings together 16 of the best world athletes including Martin Fourcade. A loop of 1700m around an ephemeral shot of 50m, in the real conditions of an official event. It takes place around the esplanade of Pâquier, Promenade Servettaz and Avenue d'Albigny which will allow the public to attend the event throughout the race. A platform is also available facing the firing point.
- 16h30-18h:International Sprint Wheel Ski
A ski race in sprint format with 32 founders that brings together the best French and international athlets.
- 9am-12noon: Biathlon Race
- 1pm-5pm: Biathlon Running
It is a race for everyone, open on registration of team of 4 to 6 people. This event combines running on 1km, obstacles clearance and rifle shooting on a firing point at 10 meters. The objective is to realize in 3 hours a maximum of turns and to knock down, with each turn, its 5 targets as fast as possible.
Come and meet us, Groupe PVG will have a booth at the Exhibitors' Village to introduce our establishments, be in the heart of the action and encourage our favorite team!
Throughout the Nordic Fesival weekend in Annecy, free activities will be offered to the public with the village of brands, introduction to laser biathlon, test of ski wheels, as well as food and beverage places.
An imperial team
6 of our employees volunteered to participate at the Nordic Festival and represent the Imperial Palace of Annecy. We wish a very good race to Fabienne, Aurélie, Nadia, Isabelle, Anaïs and Patrice !!
>> All the details of the event, the ticketing here