In about a month, the Duathlon World Championships will take place in Switzerland (Zofingen). Despite considerable extra work due to the Covid-19 protection concept, the organizers are happy that the event can take place after a year of pandemic-related break. Every week new duathletes register to participate in the 32nd Powerman Zofingen. They far outnumber

The preparations are going according to plan: on September 18-19, the long-distance Duathlon World Championships will take place in Zofingen Switzerland. Belgian Diego van Looy counts the “brutal” Powerman Zofingen among the “epic races”. After difficult months, the defending champion of the long-distance duathlon world championship hopes his health allows a start in September. Slowly,

“The preparations are going according to plan: on 18-19 September the long-distance World Duathlon Championships will take place in Zofingen. Stefan Ruf, President of the Powerman Zofingen organising committee, talks about the state of preparations.   What is the state of preparation about 75 days before the World Championships? Stefan Ruf: Only two and a

The defending champions are expected to compete again at the Duathlon World Championships in September 2021 The World Championships are scheduled to take place in Zofingen, Switzerland, in three months: The World Triathlon Powerman Long Distance Duathlon World Championships 18-19 Sep 2021. In addition to Switzerland’s Nina Zoller, 2019 Duathlon Long Distance World Champion, Belgium’s

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This year the Duathlon World Championships will be held in Zofingen. The World Triathlon Powerman Long Distance Duathlon Championships Zofingen are now planned to be held on September 19 instead of May 30, 2021. The organizers justify the postponement with the still virulent Corona pandemic. In September, a significant improvement of the epidemiological situation is

Next year, Switzerland will again host the Duathlon WC: The Powerman Zofingen WORLD TRIATHLON Long Distance Duathlon World Championships. The preparations are in full swing. The Powerman Zofingen can count on the goodwill of its sponsors. Like most international sporting events, the Powerman Zofingen had to be postponed due to the Corona pandemic. It was

Dear athletes After the situation around COVID-19 has worsened again in Switzerland and worldwide in the last weeks, ITU, IPA and Swiss Triathlon together with the authorities and the local organizing committee have decided to postpone the ITU Long Distance Duathlon World Championships in Zofingen to 2021. Of particular relevance are the stricter entry restrictions

Dear Athletes The sports year 2020 is a huge challenge for athletes, federations, organisers and all of us. Today, tomorrow and perhaps even in the years to come, we have to face completely new standards for sporting events. This means a great deal of extra work for the organisers and requires understanding and tolerance from

We had planned to communicate on the 20.06.2020 about the decision to hold the ITU Powerman LD Duathlon World Championships event September 20, 2020. It will take a few more days to coordinate the new rules of the Swiss government, valid from June 22nd, with the local authorities and to exchange the results with the

Powerman 2020: Current situation

Dear athletes, partners and friends! Every day we can read thousands of information on the current pandemic situation in medias. Based on this information, it is still not possible to make reliable forecasts as to whether sport events such as the Powerman Zofingen can take place in September. The LOC of the Powerman will wait

Registration for Powerman 2020 is open

From now on you can register for the Powerman Zofingen 2020. The event will take place on September 20th 2020. Those who already register now will benefit from attractive participation fees. All further information about the event can be found here: Long distance short distance

PowerKids 2019 video is online

In the meantime Klaus Aberger has edited a great video for this year’s PowerKids race. We hope you enjoy the video!

Thanks from OK President Stefan Ruf

Dear Participants An unforgettable ITU LD Duathlon World Championship 2019 is behind us. I congratulate Nina Zoller and Diego Van Loy to the World Championship title and all other participants to the successful finish. I thank all partners and helpers who made the event possible. I am looking forward to welcoming you all to the

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31. Powerman Zofingen: 2019 Zofingen ITU Powerman Long Distance Duathlon World Championships Despite a crash of last year’s winner Petra Eggenschwiler, the Swiss women also shone at the 2019 Zofingen ITU Powerman Long Distance Duathlon World Championships. Nina Zoller, Melanie Maurer and Petra Eggenschwiler had a thrilling race. After the retirement of Eggenschwiler, compatriot Corina