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.



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. Entry fees for registrations from 3 september will be accepted in cash on check-in-desk on the day of the tournament, with a surcharge of 10 euros / 10 swiss francs for each competition.

Click here to register for SWISS OPEN

Here you can order the WDSF ID card

Training camp with top coaches


On Sunday, September 9, there will be 2 workshops and 18 private lessons on the dance floor.

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 best known adjudicator Felix Castillo from Belgium, will cover the 90min workshop and six 45min private lessons.

09.00-10.30: Workshop Latin CHF 30.- / person
10.45-12.15: Workshop Standard CHF 40.- / person
12.30-17.30: 6 private lessons Latin
12 private lessons Standard
CHF. 130 .- /pair
CHF. 150 .- /pair

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

Registrations via

Payment of workshops and private lessons on site.



Chairperson Herbert Waller Switzerland
Scrutiny Tim Wattenberg Germany
Judges Irena Bous Ukraine
Felix Castillo Belgium
Jean-Sebastien Godet France
Timo Kulczak Germany
Lajtai Beatrix Hungary
Paulo Paulino Portugal
Vladimir Shtoda Russia
Daniel Steinmann Switzerland
Gabriella Tecchio Italy

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.


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 / Indirect bookings through an online platform can not be discounted.

PartnerhotelsPlace Link
Hotel Frauenfeld (for dance couples) Frauenfeld
Landgasthof Schwanen (for judges) Felben-Wellhausen
Other HotelsPlaceLink
Hotel zum Goldenen Kreuz Frauenfeld
Hotel im Rhyhof Frauenfeld
Falken Motel Frauenfeld
Hotel Blumenstein Frauenfeld
Greuterhof Islikon
Kartause Ittingen Warth
Gasthaus zur Harmonie Thundorf
Hotel Linde Dettighofen

Festhalle Rüegerholz