International sporting events in Switzerland

Staging major international events is important both for Swiss sport and for cultivating relations with other countries and promoting Switzerland’s public image. For one thing, sporting successes achieved by teams and individual athletes are also recognised beyond Switzerland’s borders and help to raise the profile of Swiss sport. For another, proving time and again that it can successfully host

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World and European championships

Tags: Tourism and Leisure time, Sport events, International sporting events, Precision sports, Ball game, Aquatic sport, Top-class sports
Spatial extent: Switzerland
Time: 2015
Distinction: Category, Year

Map objects: Akro Freestyle, Alpine Ski WM, Alpine Ski-Juniorenweltmeisterschaft, Armbrust, BMX, Badminton, Badminton EM Team + U15, Baseball EM B-Level, Basketball EM, Beach-Volleyball, Berglauf WM, Biathlon, Billard, Bob, Bob EM, Bob WM, Bob und Skeleton WM, Boccia, Bogenschiessen Paraplegiker EM, Bogenschiessen WM, Bowling Gehörlose, CEV Beach Volleyball European Championship Final, Casting, Cross, Cross Country Uni WM, Cross Country WM, Curling, Curling EM, Curling EM (Damen und Herren), Curling Junioren WM, Curling Mixed WM, Curling WM, Curling WM (Damen), Curling WM Männer, Cycling Bahn WM, Disc Golf European Championship, EM 6mJI Yachtklasse, EM Badminton für Behinderte, Eishockey A-WM, Eishockey U18, Eishockey U18 WM Frauen Div I, Eishockey U20, Eishockey U20 Div. 1, Eishockey WM Frauen Div I, Eiskunstlauf EM, Eiskunstlauf WM, Eisstock, Eurocycle Einradsport EM, Europameisterschaft der Nationen, European Beach Volleyball Championships, European Bocce Championships, European Championshi Ski Mountaineering, European Cup Combined Events, European Junior Championship, European Ski Orienteering Championships, European Tennis Junior Championship, European Universities Badminton Championships, European Universities Basketball Championships, European Universities Tennis Championships, European University Golf Championships, Europäische Jugendschwimmmeisterschaft, Ev. Beachvolleyball WM, Ev. Universiade Winter, FIM X-Trial World Championship, Faustball EM Herren, Faustball EM Männer, Fed Cup Final, Freestyle, Fussball U16, Gordon Bennett Cup, Halbmarathon, Hallenhockey EM Herren, Hallenradsport, Hallenradsport WM, Handball, Handball U21 WM, ITU Elite Sprint & Team Triathlon WM, ITU Long Distance Duathlon WM, ITU World Triathlon Grand Final, IWAS Junior World Championships, Ice Hockey World Championship, Islandpferde WM, JEM Dressur (junge Reiter + Junioren), Judo Mannschafts WM, Junioren WM Bob, Kanu Freestyle WM, Kanu-Wildwasserabfahrt, Kendo, Kletterweltmeisterschaft, Kombination, Kunstturn EM/JEM, Kunstturnen, Kunstturnen EM, Kunstturnen EM Männer, Kunstturnen Herren, Kunstturnen WM, Kurzbahn EM Schwimmen, Landhockey, Landhockey EM Frauen, Landhockey Hallen EM, Lateinamerikanische Tänze, Leichtathletik EM, Moderner Fünfkampf, Motocross Sidecar WM, Mountainbike, Mountainbike EM, Mountainbike WM, Olympischw Winterspiele, Orientierunglauf JWM, Orientierungslauf EM, Orientierungslauf Junioren WM, Orientierungslauf WM, Orientierungslaufen WM, Para-Ski, Pistol Team und Rifle Team, Platu25 WM Segeln, Pony, Pétanque, Pétanque WM Frauen, Rad Bahn EM, Rad Strasse EM U23 + Junioren, Rifle WM und Pistol Team und Rifle Team, Ringen Freistil, Rock’n’Roll WM, Rollhockey, Rollhockey EM, Rollhockey WM, Rollsport Kunstlauf, Rollstuhl Curling, Rollstuhl Curling WM, Rollstuhlbasketball, Rudern, Rudern EM, Rudern WM, Röhnrad WM, Sailing C-Class World Championships, Schach WM Finale, Schiessen 25/50 m, Schiessen 300 m, Schiessen WM, Schiessen der Behinderten, Schiessen der Gehörlosen, Segeln Optimisten, Seilziehen WM, Ski Alpinismus, Ski WM, Ski nordisch, Ski nordisch WM, Skibob, Snowboard, Snowboard Junioren WM, Snowboard WM, Snowboard World Championships, Sportgymnastik, Sportklettern JEM 2013, Sportschiessen, Springreiten EM, Squash EM Junioren U19, Squash JEM U19, Squash Mannschaftseuropameisterschaft, Squash WM Junioren, Star Europameisterschaft (Segeln), Strassenrad WM, Strassenrad WM Männer, Streethockey World Championship, Student Yachting World Cup, Taekwondo EM, Tauzieh WM, Tauziehen, Tempest WM, Tennis U18 EM, Tischtennis EM Universität, Tischtennis Rollstuhl, Trial, Trial des Nations WM, Triathlon, Twirling, U18-EM Tennis, U18-U16 EM Tennis, Unihockey, Unihockey WM Frauen, Unihockey WM Herren, Unihockey WM Männer, Velotrial, Volleyball EM Damen, Volleyball U20 Frauen, Wasserball Männer B-Em, Wassserspringen, Wettkampfklettern, Wordl Masters Ski Orienteering Championships, World Masters Orienteering Championships, World Universities Chess Championships, World Universities Equestrian Championships, World Universities Floorball Championships, World Universities Golf Championships, World Universities Orienteering Championships, World Universities Triathlon Championships, Yngling Segeln, Yngling Segeln WM 2013