Development of Swiss Padel

2006-2009

  • Foundation of the Swiss Padel Association
  • Member of the federaction internation de fadel (FIP)
  • First website under www.swisspadel.ch
  • First padel court in Switzerland, Pilotproject at Tennisclub Unterengstringen
  • 1st international game: Switzerland vs. Austria vs. USA
  • Participation with a men team at world championship in Canada (2008)
  • Various padel events
  • Participation with a women and men team at European championship in Portugal (2009)

2010-2015

  • 2nd international game: Switzerland vs. Italy
  • Participation with a women and men team at world championship in Mexico (2010)
  • Participation with a women and men team at world championship in Mexico (2012)
  • Participation with a men team at world championship in Spain (2014)
  • Participation with a men team at European championship in the Netherlands (2015)
  • New record: 10 padel courts in 6 different clubs

since 2016

  • Creating a new board of the Swiss Padel Association
  • Building of additional padel courts
  • New website (with up-to-date ranking) and professional administration
  • Introducing of padel licence
  • Introducing of a national ranking within licenced players
  • Introducing of different tournaments (150, 250 und 500)
  • Introducing of a master tournament
  • Introducing of a interclub championship
  • Creating of tournament plan in coordination with all the Swiss Clubs who are part of the association
  • Creating a regulations for tournament and classification
  • Creating a regulations for interlcub

… and the saga continues.