SPEED HIGHLINE WORLDCUP RIBEAUVILLE
The Speedline Worldcup 2023 aims to develop speedlining, a competitive sub-discipline of the sport slacklining, as well as providing a show for the general public. This event is FREE for all, come and discover the dizzying world of Highline.
The city of Ribeauvillé will host the world's top athletes in a knockout competition featuring head-to-head races between its two castles with the winner of each race proceeding to the following round. Choose your champion !
Prepare yourself for a breathtaking show !
Show - Workshop- refreshment bars - film projections - photo contest - ceremony awards evening.
Find the details of the program in the facebook event.
6th July: Athlete training Day (Castles)
7th July: Competition day (Castles)
8th July: Competition day (Castles)
Awards ceremony (City garden)
9th July: Public initiation & demonstration
Photo exhibition from 3rd to 9th July
(Saint Catherine Chapel)
THE LINES & SETUP :
The lines will be 150m long, and the races will take place on 100m segments. Exact setups will be specified soon, the lines are mostly likely to be rigged with dyneema
For the Athletes
The Speedline Worldcup 2023 is free and open to everyone. There are separate categories with prize money for both WOMEN & MEN with 30 open slots in total.
To register, fill the form and send a video of your fastest run on a highline. The length can vary but needs to be specified. We advise you to train on a length similar to the competition (100m).
The top 30 Athletes will be selected for the event.
The TOP athlete of each continent is automatically selected to participate.
RULES OF THE COMPETITION :
Competitors begin sitting and start at the signal
If you fall …… you lose time but not the race, keep running !
The first duelist to put a foot on the arrival flag WINS and goes to the next round
PRIZE MONEY :
The competition includes prizes for the athletes. The exact details will be communicated as soon as possible..
REGISTRATION DEADLINE 1st of MAY
A campsite with sanitary and shower facilities is reserved for the competition and its participants. Accompanying persons will also have free access to the campsite.
Vegetarian meals for lunch and dinner are provided for the athletes. Breakfasts are not included.
The city of Ribeauvillé is proud to host and support this event.
Press release and pictures available to download
Saint Ulrich Castle
Ribeauville Alsace - FRANCE
+33 (0)7 67 11 41 87