SWICA Nordic Testival Lenzerheide - Test cross-country skiing

10. and 11. February 2024

Testing, community and lifestyle perfectly combined - for all fans of Nordic sport. Whether you're a newbie or an old hand in cross-country skiing, test new equipment and exchange ideas with like-minded people. Get feedback directly from the industry and stay on the pulse of what's going on. You also can equip yourself with new material directly on site.
The SWICA Nordic Testival 2023 took place on February 11 and 12, 2023 in beautiful weather. Many thanks to all exhibitors and visitors. Save the date for the next edtition on the 10. and 11. February 2024.

Information SWICA Nordic Testival

The SWICA Nordic Testival modernizes the classic cross-country test days and is the test event for all cross-country skiing fans. Drop by, have a look around and test the best cross-country equipment.

Event area - the Roland Arena

The area around the Roland Arena offers a large network of cross-country ski trails and perfect testing conditions for cross-country skiing. Flat or steep, skating or classic - the tracks are varied and suitable for every level. The Bistro Bualino provides you with the necessary catering.

Arrival is possible by public transport as well as by car. There are plenty of public parking spaces available.

Programme and side events

The program of the SWICA Nordic Testival Lenzerheide is versatile. Look forward to an event area with test operations, food and drink, music and the highly appreciated day of the open shooting range. In the slider you can find the program of the event in 2023.

Side Events 2023

Tips and tricks

The qualified cross-country skiing instructors will show you tips and tricks regarding cross-country skiing technique. With the right technique you save a lot of energy and can fully enjoy your time on the tracks.

Day of the open shooting range

Fascination. Emotion. Fun. Discover the sport of biathlon and immerse yourself playfully in the challenge of «endurance versus precision» during a short introduction.

Introductions will start at 10.30, 10.55, 11.20, 11.45 am., 12.10, 1.00, 1.25, 1.50, 2.15, 2.40, 3.05 and 3.30 pm., respectively. Upon entering the festival grounds, you can sign up for your desired slot.

Biathlon for Kids

Biathlon is not for kids? No way! Children from the age of 7 have the opportunity to gain their first experience with an air rifle. From the age of 14, they can shoot with small bore rifles. Children under 12 can book a single biathlon slot on site for CHF 5.00.

Introductions will start at 10.30, 10.55, 11.20 , 11.45 am, 12.10, 1.00, 1.25, 1.50, 2.15, 2.40, 3.05 and 3.30 pm. 5 children can participate per slot.

Dario Cologna Fun Parcours

The Dario Cologna Fun Parcours tours throughout Switzerland during the winter months. It is installed simultaneously at four locations with its equipment trailers and provides cross-country skiing equipment as well as games and exercises for the kids.

Cross-country skiing - the health sport

From performance diagnostics to physiotherapy and health check. The offer of the Center for Performance Diagnostics and Sports Medicine is versatile. We all share the same passion: sport! But why is sport or cross-country skiing so healthy and for whom is cross-country skiing suitable? Which technique suits me? Exactly these questions will be answered at the ZELS lecture. Afterwards you will have the opportunity to ask individual questions about cross-country skiing and sports.

ZELS entdecken

Nutrition in sports - insight into sports nutrition

Have you already registered for the Engadin Skimarathon, but you're not sure yet how you should plan your diet? What do I eat before, during and after the race? These questions will be answered by Yvonne Forster Nigg (Nutritionist at Sponser Sport Food) and you will learn how to get the best nutrition. After the lecture, you will have the opportunity to ask individual questions about nutrition in sports.

Learn more

Win attractive prizes

Cross-country skiing keeps you fit and healthy, both physically and mentally, and it's a fun thing to do. That's why SWICA is giving away two cross-country skiing kits and 22 cross-country ski passes worth CHF 5'500.00 in total.

1st and 2nd prize

One cross-country skiing kit worth CHF 1'000.00 to be redeemed at the sport shop of your choice

3rd to 22nd prize
Swiss cross-country ski pass each worth CHF 160.00 for the season 2023/24.

Exhibitors SWICA Nordic Testival 2023

At the SWICA Nordic Testival in Lenzerheide, the newest Nordic equipment could be tested. Numerous outfitters were on site with their professional knowledge. Nice that you were there.

Would you also like to exhibit your brand at the 2024 test days? Contact Sebastian Jost and you will receive all the documents.

Exhibitors 2023

Brand Product range at the SWICA Nordic Testival 2023
Atomic Boots, Cross-country skis, Binding
Fischer Skis and boots
Flexxit Ski coating
Holmenkol Wax
Kästle Cross-country skis
Leki Cross-country poles
Madshus Lill Sport Boots, Cross-country skis, Gloves
Roeckl Gloves
Rossingnol Boots, Cross-country skis, Binding
Salomon Boots, Cross-country skis, Binding, Cross-country poles
Skinfit Functional clothing
Sponser Nutrition in sports (presentation)
SWICA Contest
Uvex Sport glasses
ZELS (Hospital Thusis) Cross-country skiing - the health sport (presentation)


Sebastian Jost

This is Nordic by Lenzerheide