In a statement, the Council said that as part of the event, which will take place on Saturday, and to “guarantee the safety of participants and spectators”, traffic cuts will be made on several roads in Cascais, Alcabideche, Carcavelos, Estoril and Malveira da Serra (Sintra).

On Friday, the traffic cut will take place between 5:00am and 12:00am in Baía de Cascais and Marina, namely on the D. Luís I promenade, Avenida D. Carlos I, Avenida dos Combatentes da Grande Guerra , Avenida Rei Humberto II de Itália (between roundabout CCC and Marina) and Avenida da República.

On Saturday, Estrada do Guincho, until the roundabout of Rua da Torre (from 07:00 to 02:00), Estrada do Guincho, from the roundabout of Rua da Torre to the Oitavos (from 09:00 to 02:00).

The National Road 247, N247-5, Avenida Nossa Senhora da Assunção, Estrada de Vale Cavalos and N9-1 in Malveira da Serra will also be closed to traffic between 07:30 and 16:00.

According to the press release, several roads will also be cut in Estoril, Alcabideche and Carcavelos.

On Sunday, between 00:00 and 15:00, the cut will be at Passeio D. Luís I and Avenida D. Carlos I and Avenida dos Combatentes da Grande Guerra in Cascais Bay.

The event, the 2nd edition of Ironman Portugal Cascais 2022 and the 5th edition of Ironman 70.3 Portugal Cascais 2022 [which take place on the same day], starts and ends in Cascais, and will also pass through Sintra, Oeiras and Lisbon.

Information on traffic cuts is available on the Cascais CityCouncil website