Julien Absalon (Orbea) will take on challengers at the Swiss Power Cup from June 16-17 in Savogin. Last weekend's World Cup winner will race round six of eight against Florian Vogels (Swiss Power), Nino Schurter (Swiss Power), and Thomas Frischknecht (Swiss Power). Vogels is currently leading the overall series by two points over Absalon.
On the women's side, Sabine Spitz is the likely favorite to win. Renata Bucher (Stöckli - Craft) is leading the overall standings for the women ahead of Katrin Leumann (goldwurst-power.ch/Sputnik).