Tournament Program

 

SWISS OPEN offers a total of six WDSF tournaments to the dance couples from Switzerland and abroad:

  • WDSF Open Adults Standard
  • WDSF Open Adults Latin
  • WDSF Open Senior II Standard
  • WDSF Open Senior II Latin
  • WDSF Junior II Standard

  • WDSF Junior II Latin

The dance floor has an area of ​​280 square meters. A smaller space for warm-up dancing is available very close in the same room.

Registration

 

The registration is only possible with a ID card of the WDSF. The entry fees are:

  • CHF 40.- or EURO 35.- for the first WDSF tournament
  • CHF 18.- or EURO 15.- for the second WDSF tournament

... payable to a bank account or via Paypal. If you register or pay after August 20th, a surcharge of CHF/EURO 10.- per tournament will be added to the entry fee and will be collected at check-in on the day of the tournament.

Click here to register for SWISS OPEN

Here you can order the WDSF ID card

Startlist

 

The start lists will be published here as from May and then regularly updated.

Training camp with top coaches

 

On Sunday, September 9, there will be 2 workshops and 24 private lessons on the dance floor. You don’t need to have a WDSF license.

In Standard, the current World Champions Dmitry Zharkov/Olga Kulikova are available for a 90min workshop and also for six 45min private lessons each. In Latin, the names of the coaches will be communicated. The schedule is as follows:

09.00-10.30: Workshop Latin CHF 30.- / person
10.45-12.15: Workshop Standard CHF 40.- / person
12.30-17.30: 12 private lessons Latin
12 private lessons Standard
CHF. 120 .- /pair
CHF. 150 .- /pair

The workshops and private lessons are open to everyone, no ID-card is needed.

Registrations via info@swissopenchampionships.ch.

Payment of workshops and private lessons on site.

Judges

 

All WDSF tournaments are judged by 9 international judges. The names of the judges and the chairman will be published here two days before the competition.

Arriving by plane

From Zurich Airport, you can reach Frauenfeld directly from the Zürich-Flughafen stop in 25 minutes by train. Take the train to Romanshorn or Konstanz.

From Frauenfeld train station you can reach the Rüegerholzhalle on Saturday in 15 minutes on foot.

Arriving by car

The Rüegerholzhalle is located in the heart of Frauenfeld. You can reach Frauenfeld on the A7 between Winterthur and Konstanz. From Winterthur, Schaffhausen, St. Gallen, Zurich and Konstanz you can reach the Rüegerholzhalle by car in about 30 minutes. Please take exit 4 "Frauenfeld Ost" and follow the signs.

Address for the navigation system: Festhalle Rüegerholz, Festhüttenstrasse 21, 8500 Frauenfeld.

Arrival by train

By train you can easily travel to Frauenfeld. From Zürich or Konstanz, you can reach Frauenfeld without changing trains in 40 minutes.

From Frauenfeld train station you can reach the Rüegerholzhalle on Saturday in 15 minutes on foot.

Accomodation

Our official partner Hotel Frauenfeld offers all registered dance couples very reduced room rates (discount of about 20%).

Be aware: this discount is only available if you book directly at the hotel (+41 52 551 05 05 / info@hotel-frauenfeld.ch) Indirect bookings through an online platform can not be discounted.

PartnerhotelsPlace Link
Hotel Frauenfeld (for dance couples) Frauenfeld www.hotel-frauenfeld.ch
Landgasthof Schwanen (for judges) Felben-Wellhausen www.landgasthof-schwanen.ch
 
Other HotelsPlaceLink
Hotel zum Goldenen Kreuz Frauenfeld www.goldeneskreuz.ch
Hotel im Rhyhof Frauenfeld www.hirt-im-rhyhof.ch
Falken Motel Frauenfeld www.motelfalken.ch
Hotel Blumenstein Frauenfeld www.hotel-blumenstein.ch
Greuterhof Islikon www.greuterhof.ch
Kartause Ittingen Warth www.kartause.ch
Gasthaus zur Harmonie Thundorf www.harmonie-thundorf.ch
Hotel Linde Dettighofen www.linde-dettighofen.ch

Festhalle Rüegerholz