World Cup 2017 – Prepare for the Challenge

The New Year is already one month old and the WQF hopes you have all had a good start to the year and are already training hard. There is much to look forward to with ten exciting competitions forming the World Cup. Now the details have fallen into place, here is a summary of the season to come....

Premiere in Hungary

There is great news from Hungary, where there will be a new national series, starting this year. Thanks to Adam Schmuck, Ferenc Cisma and Péter Attilának there will be three quadrathlons in 2017 with the results of each being used to produce placings for the year. In addition to the famous Quadrathlons in Orfü (13th May) and on Lake Balaton (26th Aug), there is now a Sprint Quadrathlon as part of the eXtremeMan event in Kaposvár (1st Jul)...

World Cup: Peces and Teichert win out over strong Hungarian competition

As is often the case, this season had its ups and downs but throughout there were great performances from all athletes, both in the overall categories and in the age groups. So, to celebrate their efforts and achievements, here is a review of the 2016 World Cup Season. The format of the World Cup was the same as in recent years. A total of eight races were available, of which the best four scores count. Those who completed more than four races also received 10 bonus points per competition. The World and European Championship races were included in the series and these scored an extra 20 points for each Position...