Only 19 weeks left til the XTERRA Germany and Xterra European Championship 2018. The registration is already filled with more than 400 athletes.
A range of XTERRA Elite athletes just like Brigitta Poor, Maxim Chane, Ruben Ruzafa, Roger Serrano (both ESP), Xavier Dafflon (SUI) will compete. As well as last year’s winner Sam Osborne (NZL) and the german top athletes Hannes Wolpert, Veit Hönle and Pauline and Maximilian Saßerath. The reigning World Champion Bradley Weiss (RSA) also confirmed his participation. They will all fight for the third time for the victory of the European Championship which were already hold in 2011 and in 2016 at the O-See lake. Pepe Ballestero, a spanish athlete who already took part two years ago will be present again this year. He almost lost his eyesight in an accident and will compete with a guide. For him the European Championships are literally a challenge.
Even for the competitions O-See Classic, O-See Reduced, O-See Light, O-See Team and O-See Kids more than 350 athletes have signed in since the registration opened on 4th december 2017. In total with all the Xterra athletes its a number of 508 People, which is a new record.
We are happy that the registration for our newest competition, the O-See Light, is also going well. 20 athletes have already signed in.
By now we can note that the start places for the Xterra competition, which is also the the Xterra European Championship 2018 will be sold out very soon, probably in may. We recommend to secure your start place as soon as possible.