It’s almost time to welcome everyone back to Switzerland for the 16th edition of the immensely popular tournament. The tournament will be at Sihlsports in Langau Am Albis, next to Zurich, which was also the venue for the 2021 Racketlon World Championships. So far, the tournament has 75 entries, among them current World Champion Myriam Enmer who is set to play her first tournament of the season. Also playing the Swiss Open are current Nordic Racket Games champion Nathalie Vogel, Swiss player Dara Ladner and Flore Allègre from France. There are also three top ten players for the men, Nicolas Lenggenhager, Sylvain Ternon, and René Lindberg.
Schedule and Food
The first-timers and juniors will only play on Saturday, with the rest of the categories starting on Friday. The finals will be from 13:00 on Sunday, and there will be a player’s dinner on Saturday starting at 17:00. The restaurant at the club will be open every day from 9:00 on Friday and Saturday and 8:00 on Sunday.
Buffet and hot meals
Friday and Saturday: 11:00 – 22:00
Sunday: 11:00 – 14:00
Hotel and camping
The tournament made a deal with the Ibis hotel which is 8 minutes by car and 25 minutes by bus and train. The price for the room (1 -2 people) is CHF 134,- without breakfast. There is a city tax of CHF 2.50 per night. To get the special price you have to mention Racketlon when booking. There is also the possibility to use the campsite close by the sports centre. This is 5 minutes by car and 20 minutes by bus.
We’re looking forward to see this tournament unfold. You can still enter the tournament till June 12th, so make sure you get your entries in if you’re planning to play this tournament! Enter via fir.tournamentsoftware.com. All information can be found on the tournament website
Sanne Veldkamp / FIR Media Officer