As the home of international sport, the Olympic Capital is the perfect stage from which to showcase your event to the Olympic movement, the wider sports community and to the rest of the world at large.
This is true whether for sporting events, congresses or conferences. The majority of international sporting organizations are based in this region and the international sports media are either permanent residents or frequent guests. As a result, holding your event in Lausanne will bring a visibility and focus to your event that nowhere else can.
The City of Lausanne and the Canton of Vaud are world-leaders in hosting events of all shapes and sizes. This experience has been built up over many years and has seen numerous world championships, annual congresses and industry conferences welcomed to the Olympic Capital. We understand your needs and every effort is made to make your event a success. In the Olympic Capital, your event is in safe and experienced hands.
As serial event hosts, we are always at the forefront of the latest trends in hosting. We are eager to share opportunities to test new ideas and set new standards for your event. We have a strong local network of professional services that specialize in the delivery of events as well as a community with a long tradition of volunteerism and support for events in the area.
Recent events in the Olympic Capital
It has been through the delivery of successful sporting events and gatherings that Olympic Capital has grown into a world-class event host.
Our expertise and understanding is founded on real, practical experience. Below you will find some of the recent events that we have welcomed here to the Olympic Capital.
- 2014 Archery World Cup Final
- 2014 DHS 2014 Europe Cup
- 2013 FIBA 3x3 World Tour
- 2012 World Orienteering Championships
- 2011 14th World Gymnaestrada
- 2010 Triathlon World Cup
- 2009 Billard – World Championships – 3 cushions
- 2008 European Men’s Artistic Gymnastics Championships
- 2006 Triathlon World Championships
- 2004 Triathlon European Championships
- 2003 European Latin Dance Championships
- 2003 World Cross Country Championships
- 2002 European Skating Championships
- 2001 World Curling Championships
- 2000 European Basketball Cup Final (Saporta)
- 2000 Stage of the Tour de France Cycling Race
- 1998 Triathlon World Championships
- 1998 World Chess Championships Final
- 1997 World Gymnastics Championships
- 1997 World Figure Skating Championships
- 1995 Europe Track-and-Field Championships for deaf and hearing-impaired
- 1995 World Badminton Championships
- 1994 European Basketball Cup Winners’ Cup Final
- 1992 European Figure Skating Championships
- 1990 European Men’s Gymnastics Championships