Aid stations

Aid stations

At our aid stations products will always be offered in the same order:

On the bike course the aid stations are located approx. every 17.5 km with following products:
water – bananas – ISO – energy bars – gels – sport chews – water
On the second bike lap, a cola and water mixture will additionally be offered at the last aid station (Solar).

At our run course the aid stations are located every 2 km with following products:
ISO – water – cola – gels – energy bars – bread – dried fruit – rice cake – bananas – apples – melons- lemons – water – warm soup – Red Bull

In addition every aid station has water soluble magnesium tablets in store that can be recieved upon request.

Possibility to bring one’s own food and drinks:
Competitors have the opportunity to ask accompanying persons to provide them with their own food and drinks up to 100m after every aid station on the bike as well as on the run course.
Athletes have to arrange themselves for a person to hand them their food and drinks. The race organizer does not assume any responsibility for such privately organized services.

CORE - evidence-based nutrition advice

Want FREE personal and evidence-based nutrition advice? Read on!

CORE is a brand new, revolutionary nutrition planning tool for your races and training. We are excited to partner with one of the greatest endurance sporting events in the world: Challenge Roth! 

4th discipline
Nutrition is key to performance, the 4th discipline in triathlon, and many athletes struggle with their nutrition. Recent stats suggest that 75% of all athletes in long distance events don’t get their nutrition right.
The solution is CORE.

CORE is a personalized and evidence-based tool that will give you a detailed nutrition plan for your race. It takes into account your physiology, your preferences, your tolerances, the course, the weather, and your pace.  And, CORE is built on the latest scientific evidence so that you can nail your nutrition on race day.

Challenge offers participants in Roth FREE access to CORE.
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Challenge Training Camps and Events

Join the DATEV Challenge Roth accompanying events in co-operation with Professional Endurance Team, and get into the mood fort he „best old race“, practice with experts, get the best tips and feel the famous Challenge spirit together with fellow athletes!


Sign in now for the Swim Seminar!
Improve your crawl technique!

On the weekend of November 4/5, the DATEV Challenge Roth Swim Seminar by Professional Endurance Team will again take place in Georgensgmünd near Roth. There are still some free places! This seminar is for all athletes who want to improve their crawl technique. However, participants should already have basic crawling skills. The number of participants will be limited to 20, so that each athlete will be able to receive individual attention. The seminar will be held in German language, the complete program is online now. For further information and registration, visit here


DCR TriCamp 2018 in sunny Fuerteventura

If you would like to prepare for the new season in mild weather conditions, the DATEV Challenge Roth Camp on the sunny island of Fuerteventura from March 10 24, 2018 is the right place for you. The triathlon camp with its diversified and entertaining program will be held in German language by certified sports scientist and Triathlon Coach Matthias Fritsch and guest experts Fritz Buchstaller, Dominik Ritter and Rainer Wittmann. It will be ideal for all triathletes, no matter whether you are beginners or ambitious athletes, short or long distance. The comprehensive training program will include bike tours, run training as well as swim training, along with technical analysis and interesting lectures in the evening. All the information and the registration form are available online


Further Information and Registration you can find here

GPS-File provided by LiveRank / SAS-Technologies

Here you can download the GPS-File of the bik and run course of DATEV Challenge Roth.

GPS Strecken (63.3 KiB)


In order to provide even better service for all athletes as regards their training on the original race course of DATEV Challenge Roth, TEAMCHALLENGE now offers new, GPS-Files of the bike and run course. The maps are now available for download, so athletes can save them on their navigation devices and always keep an eye on the race course during their training.

The GPS-Files are provided by LiveRank / SAS-Technologies