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THE CHAMPIONSHIP


WELCOME TO THE
CHAMPIONSHIP

The middle distance (1.9/90/21.1) Championship event will take place at the incredible x-bionic® sphere in Samorin, Slovakia on June 3, 2018.

For professional athletes, THECHAMPIONSHIP 2018 will carry a minimum €150,000 professional prize purse. A unique professional qualifying system will firstly see professional athletes able to qualify for THECHAMPIONSHIP 2018 via CHALLENGEFAMILY events worldwide.

Age group athletes will have the opportunity to qualify with a top six age group finish at any CHALLENGEFAMILY event worldwide during the qualification period. Top 6 teams in the male, female and mixed categories in relay events will qualify for THECHAMPIONSHIP at CHALLENGEFAMILY events.

Slots will roll down in each age group and relay category up to 12th place. There won’t be a roll down system for the professional athletes.

THECHAMPIONSHIP is to be an annual CHALLENGEFAMILY event. The next three editions of THECHAMPIONSHIP will be held at x-bionic® sphere in Samorin, Slovakia.

Samorin is a small town on the Danube river with 800 years worth of history and a rich tradition of sport. It is a great location to take trips to Western Slovakia, Austria or Hungary – by bike, horse, boat or car.

x-bionic® sphere is a unique multipurpose complex with an area of over 100 hectares, offering excellent conditions for professional and amateur sports, relaxation, entertainment and congressional tourism. It is one of the most remarkable facilities of its kind in Europe and the whole world. A new hotel, restaurants, parks and sports venues including x-bionic® aquatic sphere (50m outdoor and 25m indoor pools, 3 pools for children, 4 water slides, wellness, x-bionic® equestor sphere, a paradise for horses and horse lovers, gym, athletics stadium, multifunctional indoor hall, gymnastics hall… It is the ideal place for fantastic sports performances, exclusive events and active relaxation.

To find out more about THECHAMPIONSHIP, including qualifying information and event slot allocation visit www.thechampionship.de