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Stay informed with the Winter Universiade 2021 Newsletter and receive up-dates about the latest developments of the Central Switzerland project. Whether it's news about the preparation status, the team or the Universiade environment: all the important topics will be covered by the newsletter.

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Last newsletters

Update March 2019
Winter Universiade is returning to Switzerland / Valuable Inputs from Krasnoyarsk / The Volunteer Programme is ready to go

Update May 2019
Russian-Swiss exchange of experiences / Student work / Successful athletes honoured with Awards

Update August 2019
Emil Frey Ltd is the first Gold Partner / Ski Orienteering to be the 10th Winter Universiade discipline / Homologation of Cross-Country Ski Trails in Andermatt-Realp

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Testimonials

«As a free skier of SC Engelberg, I’m looking forward to the Universiade Slopestyle and Big Air competitions on my home mountain.»

Fabian Bösch, SC Engelberg, Sportmittelschule Engelberg graduate, world champion Big Air 2019 and Slopestyle 2015, and X-Games gold medallist Big Air 2016

Testimonials

«Hospitality has a long tradition in Lucerne. We are looking for- ward to welcoming our young guests from all over the world.»

City Major Beat Züsli, City of Lucerne

Testimonials

«The Universiade atmosphere is unique. Even better, on my third and nal run I won the gold medal. Unfortunately the age limit now p»

Patricia Kummer, Universiade and Olympic Snowboard gold medallist with a master degree in neuropsychology and development psychology

Testimonials

«Competitive sport, combined with a good education, is an excellent basis for a business career.»

Urs Rohner, Chairman of the Board of Directors, Credit Suisse

Testimonials

«My victory in the Slalom at the Universiade 2015 was an unforgettable experience, and I met many great people.»

Ramon Zenhäusern, Universiade and Olympic Alpine Skiing gold medallist with a bachelor degree in economics

Testimonials

«The Winter Universiade 2021 is further proof of the good working relationship between the six cantons of Central Switzerland.»

Othmar Filliger, Nidwalden Cantonal Council Member

Testimonials

«It’s a great honour to be part of the Swiss Team. Making friends with so many people at Universiades is a tremendous experience.»

Michèle Jäggi, Fourth CC Uzwil, mixed world champion 2018 and bronze medallist at the Universiades 2013 and 2015

Testimonials

«Reporting during the Winter Universiade will increase awareness of the region as a winter sport destination.»

Marcel Perren, Lucerne Director of Tourism

Testimonials

«Our objective is a further increase in the global reach of Winter Universiades on TV and Social Media.»

Oleg Matytsin, President of FISU

Testimonials

«We support the Winter Universiade 2021. Today's top athletes are tomorrow's leaders of commerce and society.»

Dr. Rolf Dörig, Chairman of the Board of Directors, Adecco Group

Testimonials

«Today‘s stars. Tomorrow‘s leaders. Sport has given me the basis of my professional career.»

Corinne Schmidhauser, World Cup and Universiade Alpine Ski gold medallist, lawyer

Testimonials

«Central Switzerland is a winter sports paradise. Thanks to the Winter Universiade, this will soon be known all over the world.»

Niklaus Bleiker, former State Council of Canton Obwalden

Testimonials

«The Winter Universiade in Central Switzerland is a Winter Universiade in the cradle of winter sports.»

Beat Jörg, State Council of Canton Uri

Testimonials

«We are promoting sport and education in Central Switzerland. The Winter Universiade is an excellent opportunity to do so.»

Guido Graf, Lucerne Cantonal Council Member

Testimonials

«The Winter Universiade is an important step for young people in the course of a successful career.»

Beat Villiger, State Council of Canton Zug

Testimonials

«The Winter Universiade offers a platform for Central Switzerland to be positioned as an outstanding winter sports destination.»

Andreas Barraud, State Council of Canton Schwyz

Testimonials

«As a free skier of SC Engelberg, I’m looking forward to the Universiade Slopestyle and Big Air competitions on my home mountain.»

Fabian Bösch, SC Engelberg, Sportmittelschule Engelberg graduate, world champion Big Air 2019 and Slopestyle 2015, and X-Games gold medallist Big Air 2016

Testimonials

«Hospitality has a long tradition in Lucerne. We are looking for- ward to welcoming our young guests from all over the world.»

City Major Beat Züsli, City of Lucerne

Testimonials

«The Universiade atmosphere is unique. Even better, on my third and nal run I won the gold medal. Unfortunately the age limit now p»

Patricia Kummer, Universiade and Olympic Snowboard gold medallist with a master degree in neuropsychology and development psychology

Testimonials

«Competitive sport, combined with a good education, is an excellent basis for a business career.»

Urs Rohner, Chairman of the Board of Directors, Credit Suisse

Testimonials

«My victory in the Slalom at the Universiade 2015 was an unforgettable experience, and I met many great people.»

Ramon Zenhäusern, Universiade and Olympic Alpine Skiing gold medallist with a bachelor degree in economics

Testimonials

«The Winter Universiade 2021 is further proof of the good working relationship between the six cantons of Central Switzerland.»

Othmar Filliger, Nidwalden Cantonal Council Member

Testimonials

«It’s a great honour to be part of the Swiss Team. Making friends with so many people at Universiades is a tremendous experience.»

Michèle Jäggi, Fourth CC Uzwil, mixed world champion 2018 and bronze medallist at the Universiades 2013 and 2015

Testimonials

«Reporting during the Winter Universiade will increase awareness of the region as a winter sport destination.»

Marcel Perren, Lucerne Director of Tourism

Testimonials

«Our objective is a further increase in the global reach of Winter Universiades on TV and Social Media.»

Oleg Matytsin, President of FISU

Testimonials

«We support the Winter Universiade 2021. Today's top athletes are tomorrow's leaders of commerce and society.»

Dr. Rolf Dörig, Chairman of the Board of Directors, Adecco Group

Testimonials

«Today‘s stars. Tomorrow‘s leaders. Sport has given me the basis of my professional career.»

Corinne Schmidhauser, World Cup and Universiade Alpine Ski gold medallist, lawyer

Testimonials

«Central Switzerland is a winter sports paradise. Thanks to the Winter Universiade, this will soon be known all over the world.»

Niklaus Bleiker, former State Council of Canton Obwalden

Testimonials

«The Winter Universiade in Central Switzerland is a Winter Universiade in the cradle of winter sports.»

Beat Jörg, State Council of Canton Uri

Testimonials

«We are promoting sport and education in Central Switzerland. The Winter Universiade is an excellent opportunity to do so.»

Guido Graf, Lucerne Cantonal Council Member

Testimonials

«The Winter Universiade is an important step for young people in the course of a successful career.»

Beat Villiger, State Council of Canton Zug

Testimonials

«The Winter Universiade offers a platform for Central Switzerland to be positioned as an outstanding winter sports destination.»

Andreas Barraud, State Council of Canton Schwyz