CYBATHLON of ETH Zurich

CYBATHLON of ETH Zurich is a unique championship in which people with physical disabilities compete against each other to complete everyday tasks using state-​of-the-art technical assistance systems. Beyond the competition, the CYBATHLON offers a platform to advance research in the field of assistive technology and to promote the dialogue with the public about the inclusion of people with disabilities in everyday life.

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CYBATHLON 2020 Global Edition

At the CYBATHLON 2020 Global Edition 51 teams from 20 countries competed against each other, completing everyday tasks with the help of state-​of-the-art assistance systems. Due to the Covid-​19 pandemic, the teams competed in different time zones and locations. Apart from the winning teams, the technological advances attracted the most attention, as they also promote social inclusion.

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CYBATHLON goes on!

ETH Zurich has decided to host the next CYBATHLON in 2024 in Switzerland. The Organising Committee will analyse the experiences of the CYBATHLON 2020 Global Edition carefully, and consider how the innovations and ideas from this format might be incorporated in the coming years. Until 2024, CYBATHLON Series and Experiences will be carried out and new projects initiated.

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14th November 2020

This was the CYBATHLON 2020 Global Edition

Today was the last day of the CYBATHLON 2020 Global Edition. In total, 51 teams from 20 countries competed against each other, completing everyday tasks with the help of state-of-the-art assistance systems. Due to the Covid-19 pandemic, the teams competed for the first time in different time zones and locations. Apart from the winning teams, the technological advances attracted the most attention, as they also promote social inclusion.

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At the CYBATHLON 2016 prosthetic leg pilot gets up from the sofa station
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10th November 2020

Join us live at the CYBATHLON 2020 Global Edition

On 13 and 14 November, the CYBATHLON 2020 Global Edition will be broadcast on the new CYBATHLON website. In this one-​of-a-kind championship initiated by ETH, individuals with disabilities compete using the latest assistance technologies. Over 50 teams from around the world will be taking part in the qualifying rounds.

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Pilot with exoskeleton overcomes slalom obstacle in competition
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7th November 2020

Quiz: Are you ready for the CYBATHLON 2020 Global Edition?

On 13 and 14 November, teams from all over the world will be brought together on a unique platform as they compete against each other from locations around the globe. So how much do you know about the CYBATHLON 2020 Global Edition?

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