Swissultra DECA is one of the stages of the World Cup in ultratriathlon, which is held under the auspices of the international association IUTA in two formats: Continuous (for 345 hours, participants must successively overcome 38 km by swimming, 1,800 km by bicycle and 422 km by running) and One 10er day (for 10 days, participants must complete one full “iron” distance daily - 3.8 km / 180 km / 42.2 km).
This year 20 athletes showed up at Swissultra DECA: 15 will participate in DECA Continuous and five will participate in DECA One 22er day. For the first time, Russians will be among them: Vladimir Matveev from Ivanovo is participating in a continuous race, and Vladimir Voloshin will have to overcome 10 “iron” distances in 10 days.
Within the framework of Swissultra DECA 2018, Voloshin together with Rusfond plans to raise money to help children in need.
Vladimir Voloshin will be supported during the Swissultra DECA race by his partners from Fight Nights Global and Newman Sport, a network of fitness clubs World Class, the leading brand of Swiss watches Carl F. Bucherer, car dealer PANAVTO, organizers IRONSTAR triathlon starts, manufacturers of SiS sports nutrition, Felt bikes and Garneau sports equipment, the Adidas Runners running community, Normatec and MySportExpert recovery experts, The Challenger online edition and the Rusfond charity foundation.
You can monitor the progress of the ultratriathlon on the official website Swissultra , as well as on Vladimir’s pages on Facebook and Instagram .