Competition and Disciplines

CYBATHLON

The Competition

Arm prosthesis pilot solves task at the table - inserting a computer stick

The CYBATHLON Competition

In the CYBATHLON competition teams from all over the world compete in one of the six disciplines. A team consists of a technology developer and a person with disabilities, the pilot. The tasks in the respective disciplines are designed to reflect everyday activities that can be challenging for people with disabilities. While solving the respective tasks in competition, it is shown how well the developed technology is suited to support the pilot in everyday life.

Referee checks if everything is in accordance with the rules.

Races and Rules

For the CYBATHLON 2020 Global Edition the teams set up their infrastructure for the competition. The tasks and rules were defined in detail for each of the six disciplines. Most important is always that the pilots complete the tasks correct, safe and secure. Time comes in as a secondary factor.

Read the races and rules

The Disciplines

ARM

Powered Arm Prosthesis Race

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BCI

Brain-Computer Interface Race

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Exoskeleton pilots congratulate each other

EXO

Powered Exoskeleton Race

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FES

Functional Electrical Stimulation Bike Race

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LEG

Powered Leg Prosthesis Race

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WHL

Powered Wheelchair Race

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