WIC Elite skaters like Felix Rijhnen, the WIC Overall Winner from 2019, Germany (Speedskating Team Germany), Nolan Beddiaf, 2nd place WIC Overall 2019, France (EOSkates World Team), Patxi Peula, 3rd place WIC Overall 2019, Spain, (Pilar Marianistas Vitoria), Alex Cujavante, Colombia (PKC Colombia), Jason Suttels, Belgium (Powerslide Matter World Team), Elton de Souza, France (MX Takino MPC), Martin Ferrie and Pedicone Doucelin from France will race for the podium together with numerous other top skaters from Portugal, Netherlands, Cuba, Italy and Chile.
Top athletes are also expected for the women´s race. The WIC Overall Winner 2019 Aura Quintana Herrera, Colombia (Pilar Marianistas Vitoria), Marine Lefeuvre, 3rd place WIC Overall 2019, France or Ana Odlazek, Slovenia (Team Slovenia) will face strong competition from Spain, Portugal, Netherlands, Italy and Germany.
“This high-class starting field in these difficult times shows how hungry the athletes are for top level international competitions,” said Petr Stastny, President of the WORLD INLINE CUP. “Related to this event, we are extremely happy that the organisers of all WORLD INLINE CUP races scheduled, but not held in 2020 have confirmed their partnership with us for 2021. We wish all participants in Funchal a successful race on this beautiful Portuguese archipelago in the Atlantic Ocean. We thank the organisers in Funchal for making this race possible.”, Petr Stastny added.
WIC Calendar 2021
We want to look to the future with optimism and are already working on the WIC calendar for 2021 and will inform about dates and news. Now we wish all athletes and partners health and confidence.
The WORLD INLINE CUP is the world’s largest Inline marathon series with international races in Europe, China and South America. It unites elite skaters and leisure skaters at interesting and iconic locations.