General Information

Weltklasse Zürich

Weltklasse Zürich will take place on 28th August 2014.

5pm opening Letzigrund Stadium
approx. 6.30pm first - mainly national - races
approx. 7pm opening ceremony
approx. 8pm begin main programme
approx. 10.15pm end of closing ceremony

(programme modifications reserved)

Men: 100m*, 200m, 400m, 800m, 5000m, 400m hurdles, triple jump, shot put, javelin throw
Women: 100m, 1500m, 3000m steeple chase, 100m hurdles, high jump, pole vault, long jump, discus throw, 4x100m*

*In addition to 16 IAAF Diamond League final events, Weltklasse Zürich will stage two exciting sprint races in 2014: the men's 100m and the women's 4x100m.

Stadium Letzigrund
How to get there: We recommend using the local public transport services for your journey to Letzigrund Stadium. Your stadium ticket includes the fare for trains, buses, and trams in the Zurich area (ZVV public transport network).
Please note that there are very few parking opportunities in the vicinity of the stadium.
Bus Line 31 is the fastest connection from and to the main station.
For further information click here.

Lost and Found: During the meeting please contact the infopoint (near block C17 - open until 11pm). For assistance after the meeting please contact the head office of Weltklasse Zürich (+41 44 495 80 90).

Stadium entrance: With a valid ticket the each stadium entrance can be used to get in the stadium.
In case of any problems during the entrance you are asked to contact one of the two ticket desks outside the stadium (Ticket desk 3 + 4 at the crossways Badener-/Herdernstrasse respective Basler-/Herdernstrasse, open between 3pm and 7.30pm)

No standing area at Letzigrund Stadium for Weltklasse Zürich 2014
In 2014, the European Athletics Championships Zürich 2014 will be held at Letzigrund Stadium prior to the Weltklasse Zürich meeting. The seating plan for Zürich 2014, which does not provide for a standing area, will be maintained for this year’s edition of the meeting.

Not allowed within the stadium:

  • Professional cameras with big objectives
  • Big items such as umbrellas, folding chairs, suitcases/sport bags
  • Dangerous items such as glas bottles, knives, laserpointers, pyrotechnical items
  • Adverting and commercial items including banners, boards etc.
  • Mobile items such as strollers, scooters, bikes
  • Animals

This enumeration is not closing and can be adapted by the event organiser.
In addition, the provisions under the „ Event House Rules“ of the Letzigrund Stadium are applied.

Security: Every person entering the stadium has to act in order not to harm or endanger anybody.
Inside the stadium the ticket is mandatory during the whole stay. Small children do also need a ticket. The event is not considered for children younger than 6 years.
The ticket holder is obligated to adhere to the directives of the event organiser.

Contact and Information
Weltklasse Zürich
Baslerstrasse 30
8048 Zurich, Switzerland
Phone +41 44 495 80 90
Fax +41 44 495 80 99

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