Campus Lausanne Sports & Activities


Sports on campus

Whether you like the friendly contact of team sports, or prefer challenging yourself with precision or endurance-focused training, our sports department organizes a wide range of activities.

Team sports are offered through student-led sports committees.  Fitness classes are organized and students can receive personalized training advice.  Classes include martial arts, yoga, pilates, aerobics and "body-pump".

A new campus is under construction and will offer excellent sports facilities including a leisure center, a fitness center, outdoor tennis courts and an indoor swimming pool.


Sports Nearby

The Lausanne campus offers an ideal environment for outdoor sports and recreation.  The campus borders the Bois du Jorat, a large forest which has excellent VTT and hiking trails, and even offers sledding in the winter.  Nearby, there is also a golf course, and an equestrian center. 

The city of Lausanne is great for walking, urban training and lakeside jogging, skating or roller-blading.  In the summer, Lake Geneva offers a myriad of water sports such as sailing, stand-up paddle, pedalo, water-skiing, and more. Winter resorts nearby (30-40 minutes by car) are well-know for world-class skiing, snowboarding and other fun.


The Great Outdoors of Switzerland

Switzerland is famous for its breathtaking scenery and outdoor sports and recreation.  Typical  outdoor activities within a short drive from EHL include:

In summer: Hiking, mountain biking (with over 60,000 kilometers of trails), sky diving, glacier trekking, climbing, river rafting, canoeing

In winter: Skiing, sowboarding, sledding, snow tubing, snow shoeing, dog-sledding, sleigh rides...