- Riviera Skishow powered by FISU, Skating
Wednesday July 5, 5:30 p.m.
- Engadin La Diagonela Summer Challenge, Classic
Thursday July 6, 6 p.m.
-Showsprint Condair, Skating
Friday July 7, 3:30 p.m.
- Porsel Criterium, Classic
Saturday July 8, 9:00 a.m.
RIVIERA SKISHOW July 5
5:30 p.m. Start Prologue
6:15 p.m. Start Heats
7:50 p.m. Flower Ceremony
This is the very first race of the Dupaski Festival 2023, and it promises to be a spectacular event! we opted for a unique format:
an elimination race on an 800m loop in the heart of the town La Tour-de-Peilz!
The riders will first participate in the qualifying phases, then the 30 best will meet for a mass start where the last will be eliminated at each lap. Get ready for a thrilling competition full of twists and turns!
ENGADIN LA DIAGONELA SUMMER CHALLENGE July 6
6:10 p.m. Massstart
7:15 p.m. Flower Ceremony
Just a few weeks after the Tour de Romandie stage in the same place, we are taking over a large part of the route to offer you an incredible uphill race open to all amateurs.
Thanks to the absence of a descent, this race is accessible to all levels of participants, because cross-country skiing is above all a popular sport! Take up the challenge of this 11 km route and climb the 500 meters of vertical drop. With an unforgettable start from the Place d'Armes car park, you will end your race admiring a breathtaking view overlooking the plain just beyond the Rathvel mountain pasture.
Come and measure yourself against this breathtaking course and feel the excitement of the ascent in a friendly and sporty atmosphere!
SHOWSPRINT CONDAIR July 7
ROMONT L2 CENTER
4:30 p.m. Start Prologue
5:55 p.m. Start Heats
8:15 p.m. Flower Ceremony
Thanks to its infrastructure,
the Romont L2 center offers a veritable arena where the most valiant cross-country skiing gladiators will compete this summer in an atmosphere as friendly as it is spectacular!
In addition to the usual stakes, this competition will also serve as a UNIVERSITY CHAMPIONSHIP
L2 CENTER in ROMONT (FR)
PORSEL CRITERIUM July 8
MULTI-PURPOSE HALL, PORSEL
8:45 Massstart Women
9:00 Massstart Men Distances: 8, 20, 32 & 44 km
12:50 p.m. Flower Ceremony
With its 12km challenging loop, the Porsel Criterium guarantees an exceptional spectacle by offering a "long distance" format race on the one hand, and by multiplying the passages of the peloton in front of the public on the other hand.
This year, a mass start from the 3rd kilometer will be given simultaneously for all categories combined, thus offering a unique mass start experience, like a real popular race worthy of the name!
KIDS DAY July 9
OPEN TO ALL
ROMONT L2 CENTER
11:00 a.m. Beginning
1:00 p.m. Loto & Autographs
Whether you are a beginner or an enthusiast, we are delighted to announce that a special roller ski initiation day is intended for families and children.
This event, open to all, promises moments of pleasure and discovery.
Join us Sunday at 11 a.m. at the L2 center in Romont for a day filled with exciting activities where participants will have the chance to be supervised by international athletes!
The workshops will end at 1:00 p.m., but the day won't end there! The draw for the raffle followed by a signing session will conclude this day which promises to be unforgettable!
L2 CENTER in ROMONT (FR)
Each competition will close with a Flower Ceremony shortly after the arrival of the last participants.
The official award ceremony will nevertheless be held on Saturday, July 8th at 20:00 during the Gala Dinner.
Please contact us if you are someone from outside the event who would like to attend the gala.
THEY GAVE US THE KEYS TO ACHIEVE OUR VISION
An event such as this would not be possible without the support of many partners who share our values of solidarity, sharing, fun and sport!
Whether large or small, their contribution is invaluable and greatly appreciated!
On behalf of the organization, athletes, and other stakeholders of the Dupaski Festival:
Arnaud or "Düpi" for friends is a Swiss long-distance skier who is part of the "Ski Classics" circuit team named Team Nordic Experience .
It was the approach of his 30th birthday that gave Arnaud the desire to relive the good times he experienced during competitions such as the NCAA Championships and the University Games by creating a one-of-a-kind event!