Big Air Chur

Information for team

Dear athletes welcome to the BIG AIR CHUR FIS WORLD CUP contest. We are looking forward to seeing you in Chur for some unforgetable World Cup days!


Riders & Accreditation office


Team registrations and fee payments (cashless) will take place at the RIDERS & ACCREDITATION OFFICE at the event venue.

Entry fee
The fee is CHF 150 per rider and the payment will take place at the Riders & Accreditation Office. Please note that only credit cards or other electronical payments are accepted, preferably Mastercard, Visa or EC Maestro (no American Express). There is no cash handling at the accreditation!

Opening hours RIDERS & ACCREDITATION OFFICE

MONOctober 1712pm – 08pm 
TUEOctober 1809am – 08pm 
WEDOctober 1908am – 08pm1st training day
THUOctober 2008am – 08pm2nd traning day
FRIOctober 2108am – 10pmFreeski contest
SATOctober 2208am – 10pmSnowboard contest / DEP Freeskiers
SUNOctober 2309am – 12pmDEP Snowboarders

Your accreditiaton gives you access to all competition sites/areas, as well as to the Riders Lounge and to an onsite waxing area, including storage space for your gear. Your accreditation also gives you access to the concert area, provided there are no Covid or other restrictions implemtend by the FIS for World Cup events.

Team Captains Meetings

Daily Team Captain Meetings are planned at the event venue. If, other than expected, Covid restrictions need to be implemented again, there will be an online setup for attending the TC meeting virtually.

TUEOctober 1808pmsnowboard
WEDOctober 1911amfreeski

The times of the TC Meetings following these initial ones will be communicated to you onsite.

 

Accommodation


Accommodation according to FIS WC rules 2.2.1.

Conditions

  • Freeski: All prices are available from October 18 to 22, 2022
  • Snowboard: All prices are available from October 18 to 23, 2022

Prices

  • Double room: CHF 80.- per person/night, incl. breakfast and dinner (for teams)*
  • Double room: CHF 110.- per person/night, incl. breakfast and dinner (for additional officials and service personnel)*
    *For double rooms for single use, the price may be higher.

Note: these conditions are applicable for bookings that are made until latest September 1, 2022. Reservations made after this date will not offer them anymore, so please make sure to settle your accommodation needs prior to this date, thank you!

Booking & reservation
For booking & reservation, please contact the hotel directly and use the reference „Big Air Chur“.

Please do not book through booking agents or hotel platforms as they do not grant the above mentioned discounted rates. Payment is due at the hotel. Please coordinate early arrivals or late departures yourself directly with your hotel, thank you.

For questions, please contact riders@bigairfestival.com

 

Waxing Facilities


Information about waxing options at the hotel can be found in the section „Hotel with discounted team accommodations“.

If the hotel cannot provide a room, one will be made available at the event site. Near the ramp there will be a covered waxing area (incl. power outlets). 

 

Catering


Half board accommodation will be provided starting Monday 18th October to and including breakfast on Saturday 22rd October (Freeski) or Sunday 23th October (Snowboard). Half board accommodation includes breakfast and dinner at the hotel. 

Lunch options at the Big Air venue (at own expense).

 

Hotel with discounted team accommodations


Further hotels will be added regularly.

For booking please contact the hotel directly and use the reference Big Air Chur.

Swiss Heidi Hotel
Werkhofstrasse 1
7304 Maienfeld
Phone +41 81 303 88 88
info@swissheidihotel.ch
www.swissheidihotel.ch

The Swiss Heidi Hotel offers attractive double rooms. The rooms feature modern furnishings and are sure to offer a cosy ambiance in a quiet location with delightful mountain views. The hotel offers high-speed internet (LAN and wifi) and parking space.

Waxing facilities can be provided at the hotel.

Location:

  • 23 km to the event area
    by car: 18min
    with public transport: 40min (train no. S12 and bus no. 2)


Hotel Sommerau

Emserstrasse 4
7000 Chur
Phone +41 81 258 61 61
kontakt@sommerau.ch
www.sommerau.ch

The hotel is conveniently located at the entrance to the city of Chur. The double rooms offer a TV, free internet connection, safe and a kettle for making tea or coffee. Parking spaces are at disposal, and the bus stop „Sommerau“ is located directly in front of the hotel.

Waxing facilities will be provided at event site.

Location:

  • 3 km to the event area
    by car: 7min
    with public transport: 13 min (bus no. 2)


Hotel Sportcenter Fünf Dörfer (available rooms from 105 CHF)

Oberauweg 186 D
7205 Zizers
Phone +41 81 307 19 90
hotel@5doerfer.ch
www.hotel-5doerfer.ch

Spacious, comfortably furnished and quiet rooms with free WIFI network and a wide range of sports facilities (tennis, squash, darts or billiards). Furthermore sauna and infrared cabins are available. 

Waxing facilities can be provided at the hotel

Location:

  • 12.5km to the event area
    by car: 15min
    with public transport: 30min (train no. S1 and bus no. 2)


Signinahotel

Via Murschetg 15
7032 Laax ­ Schweiz
Phone +41 81 927 99 99
reservation@signinahotel.com
www.signinahotel.com

The signinahotel offers cozy rooms with beautiful mountain panorama. Free WLAN and relaxation in the signinawellness are included. History, modernity and relaxation are essential aspects of the signinahotel. The rooms offer a private bathroom, radio, flat screen TV and a safe. Wifi provides wireless access to the Internet.

Waxing facilities can be provided at the hotel (garage)

Location:

  • 23km from the event area
    by car: 25min
    with public transport: 55min (postbus no. 81 and bus no. 2)


Ambiente Hotel Freieck

Reichsgasse 44
7000 Chur
Phone +41 81 255 15 15
hotel@freieck.ch
www.freieck.ch

The Hotel Freieck is a family run hotel with 85 beds. Built around 1575, it has been renovated on a number of occasions. The hotel is located in the heart of the old town, which is closed to traffic at night. Access by car for hotel guests permitted. Parking spaces available on request. Cosy hotel bar and winter garden café. Flatscreen TV and free W-LAN, Safe

Waxing facilities will be provided at event site.

Location:

  • 3km from the event area
    by car: 15min
    with public transport: 30min train no S1 and bus no. 2)

 

Travel information: How to get there


Getting to Chur and back home is responsibility of the teams. Chur is easily accessible from anywhere in Europe – either by train, car or plane. 

By train
Chur is a main terminal station of the Swiss Federal Railways (SBB) and has excellent high-speed connections from and to Zurich-Airport. Further, there are direct train connections to Zurich, Basel and St. Gallen as well as to major European cities including Amsterdam, Brussels, Hamburg and Stuttgart. Timetables are available on: www.sbb.ch/en

By car
Chur is only a 1,5 hours drive away from Zurich. If you are coming from Zurich or Basel, follow the highway A3/A13 to Chur. Both highway exits (Chur Nord / Chur Süd) are close to the center of the Alpine City. Use the route planner for the shortest and fastest route: www.google.ch/maps 

By plane
There are numerous airports around Chur, such as Zurich, Basel, Geneva, Lugano or Friedrichshafen. From all these airports, you can easily travel to Chur by train (SBB). From the airport Friedrichshafen and the airport Zurich, you can also get to Chur with the Graubünden Express: www.graubuenden-express.com

Event Area

 

Contact


BIG AIR CHUR
riders@bigairfestival.com
phone in operation from Monday, 17. October 12.00pm)