Duathlon World Championships 2021 in Aviles

Duathlon World Championships 2021 in Aviles

Avilés is once again a world reference in sport as the Duathlon World Championships will be held for the second time in the city on November 6 and 7. After the success of the celebration of the world championship in 2016, the city again welcomes a multitude of duathletes from around the world in what will be the first international sporting event to be held in Asturias after the pandemic.
Avilés thus takes over from Pontevedra where the 30th edition was held in 2019 and that due to the pandemic did not take place in 2020.

Categories and routes

All routes have the Niemeyer Center as start and finish and are developed in the environment of the estuary. Details can be seen on the website that the organization has created for the event.

  • Age-Group Sprint. Click here to see the route.
  • Age-Group Standard. Click here to see the route.
  • Elite & U23. Click here to see the route.
  • Junior. Click here para to see the route.
  • Para Duatlon. Click here to see the route.

Racing Calendar

The event schedule is as follows:

  • Friday, November 5th.
    • Opening Ceremony
  • Saturday, November 6th
    • At 9:00 – AG Sprint Duathlon WCH (draft legal)
    • At 13:15 – Elite & U23 Women Duathlon WCH
    • At 16:10 – Elite & U23 Men Duathlon WCH
    • At 19:00 – Medal Ceremonies of that day’s competitions.
  • Sunday, November 7th 
    • At 9:00 – AG Standard Duathlon WCH (draft ilegal)
    • At 13:15 – Para Duathlon WCH
    • At 15:25 – Junior Women Duathlon WCH
    • At 17:10 – Junior Men Duathlon WCH
    • At 19:00 – Medal Ceremonies of that day’s competitions.
    • Afterwards, the Closing Ceremony will be held.

How to get to Avilés

Located on the shores of the Cantabrian Sea, Aviles is the third most important city in Asturias. Easily accessible by car or train, it is the closest city to the airport of Asturias, which can be reached in less than half an hour.

Where to stay in Avilés

You can find a list of places to stay for the days of the competition here

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