62nd World Airlines Ski Championships

13 to 18 March 2022

Welcome to Lenzerheide, Switzerland for the 62nd World Airlines Ski Championships. For the second time since 2003, we will be hosting airline employees from all over the world from 13 to 18 March 2022 for not only exciting races, but also legendary get-togethers as well as moments of eternity. It will undoubtedly be an unforgettable week which will be centred around Swissness. We are excited to see you and are ready for your arrival. Are you too? To provide you with the latest news from Lenzerheide and the 62nd WASC, we have summarized the most important information here. Check back with us regularly, and we will keep you updated meanwhile.

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We have selected and negotiated the following accommodation for you with special offers  that you won't usually find in these price ranges in Lenzerheide. The hotel prices are up to 50% cheaper than with an individual booking.  

3* hotels 

Hotel Kurhaus 
Price: CHF 80 per person (one night with double occupancy) 
CHF 110 per person (one night with single occupancy) 
Including: visitor's tax, final cleaning, breakfast  

Hotel Lai 
Price: CHF 80 per person (one night with double occupancy)  
CHF 120 per person (one night with single occupancy)  
Including: visitor's tax, cleaning, breakfast  

4* hotels 

Hotel Sunstar 
Price: CHF 130 per person (one night with double occupancy)  
CHF 150 per person (one night with single occupancy)  
Including: visitor's tax, cleaning, breakfast  

Hotel Schweizerhof 
Price: CHF 130 per person (one night with double occupancy) 
CHF 150 per person (one night with single occupancy) 
Including: visitor's tax, cleaning, breakfast 

3* apartments 

Soleval 
Price: CHF 55 per person and night for an occupancy of four or five people in one apartment 
CHF 65 per person and night for an occupancy of three people in one apartment 
Including: visitor's tax, final cleaning, laundry for the apartment, entry into the swimming pool of the sports centre. 

4* apartments 

Priva Lodge 
Price: CHF 80 per person and night 
Including: final cleaning, laundry for the apartment, use of the wellness facility 

All accommodations are within walking distance (15 min) of the social events venues. In front of every accommodation there is a bus stop of the free local bus (Sportbus) who brings you to the competition venues and to the social events venues during the day. 

You can find the accommodations on the village map under letter M.

The number of beds is limited. First come, first served. If you want to stay longer, no problems. Our accommodation-partner offers you for extra nights, the exact same price. Book them through us. 

Airport We recommend flying into Switzerland via Zurich airport
Public Transport (SBB) Zurich airport — Zurich main station — Chur (train).
Chur — Lenzerheide Post (bus). Approximately 2h 30min
By car Highway 3 to Sargans and highway 13 to Chur (exit 17 «Chur Süd»). Road no 3 to Lenzerheide.
By shuttle See letter S

All further information you will find here

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After the registration, we will send you the invoice and the bank details. We kindly ask you to pay the total amount at once. The payment of the invoice should be done within three weeks after the registration. 

  • We will update the team captains regularly about the registration list of your team.  
  • Before registering, please read the information on this page carefully. 
  • Please give us the required information truthfully. You will save yourself and us time. 
  • Applications are possible until 20 February 2022

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  • After a break of two years, you finally see each other again. There's a lot of catching up and it's meant to be. To ensure a fair and trouble-free week, we ask you to observe the following: 
  • Fair play in competition 
  • Respect for fellow human beings, nature, and the region of Lenzerheide 
  • Ethical correctness in behaviour and expression 
  • Compliance with laws and rules 
  • Everyone is responsible for their own actions and is aware of the consequences they have to bear. 
  • The safety of the participants, volunteers and the public are most important to us. Therefore, participants are only allowed to take part with a COVID-19 certificate (vaccinated, recovered, tested) that is valid in Switzerland. At the end of January, We will list here how you can get a certificate if yours is not recognized in Switzerland. 
  • We will also keep an eye on the situation and take the current rules into account when organizing your stay. It is important to us to make your stay as pleasant as possible and with as few restrictions as possible. 
  • We will send you all further information at the end of January so that you can plan. 
  • Indoor events are exclusive to WASC participants and are not open to the public. 

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All data necessary for the registration will be treated confidentially and will only be passed on to those partners who urgently need them for the booking. 

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Our partner for skis, snowboard and cross-country equipment is Pesko Sport in Lenzerheide. Together with our event partner Stöckli, the specialist shop will equip you with top equipment so that you can compete in the race. Pesko offers all participants of the WASC 50% off the rental equipment during the event. The platform is currently being prepared and those registered will receive an email with further information in early January. 

Pesko Sport also offers a top ski service at favourable conditions. To simplify the booking process, you can book your equipment directly via this website. If you fill in all the details correctly, all you must do is collect the equipment from the sports shop. 

There is also a test centre at the bottom station of the Pedra Grossa chairlift. If you rent your equipment from Pesko Sport, the test equipment is free of charge. Participants with their own equipment, can also get skis in the test centre. The price is reduced by 50%. 

Accommodation will provide waxing facilities during the WASC. Please take various waxing materials apart from the table itself. If you are staying at the Hotel Schweizerhof, you can prepare your equipment at the Hotel Kurhaus (just across the street). 

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Insurance is the responsibility of the participants. We recommend each participant to have a health insurance that covers medical assistance on site. Our insurance partner offers a guest insurance which is valid during the stay in Lenzerheide. 

All information about costs and services can be found here. On this page, you can also take out the insurance right away.

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Roland Arena (Biathlon) 
The Roland Arena is the only licensed biathlon arena in Switzerland. Even recreational athletes get the opportunity to immerse themselves in the sport of biathlon here. 

Skiing 
Arosa Lenzerheide is one of the largest connected ski areas in Switzerland. This sun-drenched winter sports area offers 225 kilometres of slopes that are accessible with 43 lifts. 

Tip from Oliver: «The world cup slope Silvano Beltrametti is a real challenge for everyone. Don’t miss it.» 

Cross-country Skiing 
The cross-country skiing slopes in the Lenzerheide holiday region stretches from Lantsch/Lenz to Parpan. The 56 kilometres of trails in the free and classic technique offer something for every skill level. 

Tip from Maurin: «The World Cup course in the Roland Arena is crisp. It is a special feeling to know that the stars of the scene compete here regularly.» 

Winter hiking
Whether on the mountain, in the forest or on the lake. The winter hiking trails in Lenzerheide are fantastic and make every heart beat faster. 

Tip from Sabina: «A lot of sunshine and even more panoramic views: On the Tgantieni Trail, you will enjoy a wonderful view of the surrounding mountain peaks and the frozen lake.»

Lenzerheide Sports Centre H2Lai
Not only during the pool party that will take place here but also through the day there is a lot to experience here: Wellness, swimming pools, gym, ice skating. The optimal place to get away from the stress of the competition. 

Tip from Stefan: «The hot tub on the roof offers a fantastic view of the mountains. Here it is good to forget the time.»

Alpine City Chur 
Chur is the oldest city in Switzerland. The picturesque old town, the great cultural and gastronomic offer make the stay in Chur unique. Chur is also the largest shopping opportunity between Zurich and Milan. Don’t miss the wide range of opportunities. 

Local museum Vaz/Obervaz 
From the alp to the tourist resort. More than 100 years ago, Lenzerheide was only populated in summer. Dive into the history of the tourist region and learn more about the local traditions. 

Hamam Hotel Schweizerhof 
Those looking to relax can enjoy the largest hotel hamam in the entire Alpine region. In the Turkish bath, this oasis for all the senses, fragrances, moisture, and massages awakens new strength and restore one's harmony. 

These people do everything so that you can spend an unforgettable time in Lenzerheide.

President, Sponsoring: Maurin Malär (maurin@tennisbuero3.ch
Marketing, Communication, Head Office: Sabina Vögeli (sabina@tennisbuero3.ch
Competition Manager: Oliver Loosli (oliver@tennisbuero3.ch
Social Events: Stefan Ziltener (stefan@tennisbuero3.ch
Finances: Sascha Mangold (sascha@tennisbuero3.ch)

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All the usual means of payment are accepted in Lenzerheide (credit card, debit card, cash). We recommend that you always carry some cash with you just in case. 

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In order to be able to manage a clear communication, we communicate general information exclusively via the team captains or via the board. If you have any questions, please contact your team captains directly. If they can't help you, please feel free to contact Sabina Vögeli (sabina@tennisbuero3.ch). 

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Lenzerheide has several excellent restaurants in various price categories. Everyone will find something that suits him here. We strongly recommend that you make a reservation in advance. Also your accommodation (Priva Lodge, Hotel Schweizerhof, Hotel Sunstar, Hotel Kurhaus) offers delicious meals. 

Crap Naros | Lenzerheide 
They still cook exactly as it is written in the old farmers' calendars: local dishes and cheese specialities. 

Crest’ota | Lenzerheide 
Culinary creations developed by the chef with love and a unique view of the high valley of Lenzerheide. 

Da Elio | Lenzerheide 
In a relaxed atmosphere you will be spoilt with wood-fired pizzas, grilled specialities, fish and shellfish. 

Heidstübli | Lenzerheide 
The rustic hut atmosphere creates a cosy combination between Swiss mountain scenery and Swiss specialities. 

Sarain | Lantsch/Lenz 
Whether it's local specialities or wood-fired pizzas, everyone will find their favourite dish in one of the restaurants. 

Seehof | Lenzerheide 
The fresh products from the region, prepared and served with great care. 

Tennishüsli | Lenzerheide 
Situated next to the Nordic locality, you can enjoy their speciality «hot stone» in this small but fine restaurant. 

Tgantieni | Lenzerheide 
Small, iconic, and culinary at its best. Guests describe it as a «real insider tip». Best view in town. 

Valbella Resort | Valbella 
Graubünden on the tongue. Here you can discover modern mountain cuisine in a unique way. 

Waldhaus | Valbella 
The excellent cuisine offers a great variety and the wine cellar numerous exquisite drops. 

But of course, there are many more delicious restaurants in the area. Check out our Website 

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Are you ready for the following programme with exciting races, unforgettable get-togethers, and many highlights? 

The WASC shuttle will take you comfortably and quickly from Zurich airport to Lenzerheide (Sunday, 13 March 2022) and back (Friday, 18 March 2022). We will arrange the schedule so that the waiting time for you is as short as possible. Those who book the shuttle will be informed in time. 

In Lenzerheide the WASC shuttle will bring you directly to your accommodation and pick you up there as well.

Price: 

  • Round trip: CHF 70.00
  • One way trip: CHF 40.00

We were able to negotiate the following unbeatable prices with the mountain railways. These are up to 60% cheaper than the normal price. 

  • 1 day CHF 35.00
  • 2 days CHF 66.00
  • 3 days CHF 93.00
  • 4 days CHF 120.00
  • 5 days CHF 145.00

The prices are for all WASC participants who order the tickets via the LOC. This is done with the booking. Additional days can also be booked at special rates. 3 in 5-day ski passes are not offered. 

Participation in the WASC programme costs CHF 230.00 per person, which includes the following services: 

  • Contribution to IASF
  • Race entry fee 
  • Welcome Apero Sunday 
  • Lunch Tuesday 
  • Lunch Thursday 
  • Banquet Thursday evening 
  • Certain amount of drinks at the social events

For all offers included in the social fee, you will receive vouchers in the Welcome Package, which is ready to be collected from your accommodation. They cannot be replaced if lost. 

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The easiest way to get around in Lenzerheide is to use the free local bus (Sportbus). It stops right in front of every accommodation and takes you to all the venues. According to the timetable, it runs in the morning from 8am until 5pm. The evening events all take place in the centre of the village and are within 15 minutes walking distance. 

On race days (Monday–Wednesday) there are extra buses to the Pedra Grossa competition area in the morning, departing from the bus stop in front of your accommodation: 

Priva Lodge 7.00 am 7.20 am 7.40 am 8.00 am
Soleval 7.01 am 7.21 am 7.41 am 8.01 am
Hotel Lai 7.05 am 7.25 am 7.45 am 8.05 am
Lenzerheide Post (Hotel Kurhaus and Schweizerhof) 7.08 am 7.28 am 7.48 am 8.08 am
Lenzerheide Skischulsammelplatz (Hotel Sunstar) 7.10 am 7.30 am 7.50 am 8.10 am
Fadail (Race Location) 7.13 am 7.33 am 7.53 am 8.13 am