Welcome!

We are pleased to welcome you in St. Gallen and kindly ask you to plan your stay in accordance with the below and as outlined in the schedule p. 15-17: Link

EHV-1 protection scheme

We would like to draw your attention already to FEI regulations with regards to EHV-1: Factsheet for athletes & grooms. Please note that no EHV-1 PCR-test is required for horses.

Riders / grooms to book arrival slot (exact time) here: Doodle-Link
Arrival time slots
First arrivals can be accepted on Tuesday, 1 June 06:00 PM – 08:30 PM --> No earlier arrival of horses possible!

* Main time slot for arrivals on Wednesday, 2 June 08:00 AM – 04:00 PM
Due to mandatory arrival procedures (details follow) for humans and horses before entering the show ground (Covid-19 / EHV-1), arrivals of horses on Tuesday 1 June can only be processed earliest from 06:00 pm until no later than 08.30 pm
Arrivals before / after the confirmed arrival slot can result in significant waiting before unloading of horses can be processed.

Horse inspection: Wednesday, June 2nd, 2021, nation wise from 05:00 PM onwards (as per separate schedule by Vet. Commission, tbd on Wednesday morning)

Further, please note the following preliminary guiding principles with regards to Covid-19 protection:

  • The venue has been divided into zones
  • Only limited on-site audience will be allowed (subject to valid Swiss restrictions at the time of the event)
  • Admission only for tested, vaccinated or recovered persons (does not apply to children/adolescents up to 16).
  • Tested = PCR test (not older than 72 hours) or antigen rapid test (not older than 24 hours)
  • A rapid antigen and a PCR test can be done on site (waiting time approx. 30 minutes)
  • Vaccinated = proof of both vaccinations (up to 6 months after second vaccination)
  • Convalescent = proof of previous infection (from 11th day after positive result up to 6 months)
  • Please take note of our Covid-19 protection scheme as outlined in the schedule (from p. 10): Link
  • Facemasks will be mandatory everywhere on the venue (when the minimal distancing of 1.5m cannot be ensured)
  • All participants must show a negative Covid-test upon arrival (test must have been obtained max 48h prior to the accreditation on site)
  • Movement flows have been adjusted to avoid face-to-face meetings
  • You are obliged to carry the movement tracing device (provided by the OC) together with your accreditation on you whenever you request to enter the venue

Program

You can find the up-to-date program on our website: Link
First International Competition: Thursday, June 3rd, 2021, 12:45 PM

Price giving ceremony of the Longines FEI Jumping Nationscup Switzerland 

  • Sunday, June 6th, 2021 approx. 03:15 PM

Crossing the Swiss Borders on Sunday

  • We highlight once again, that the horses can cross the Swiss Borders on Sunday only with carnet ATA.

Important mobile no and e-mail addresses

Accomodation & transport

Event Hotel

Airport Pick-Up

  • We would like to inform you, that our shuttles are departing from the Radisson Blu airport hotel, which is more or less opposite of the Terminal 1 arrival hall. You do not have to leave the terminal building, just follow the signs “Radisson Blu Hotel - Conference Center”.

The persons to be picked-up are kindly requested to go to the Radisson Blu airport hotel, where they will be welcomed by a staff from the Longines CSIO St. Gallen, who will co-ordinate the transport to the hotel or the show ground in St. Gallen.

The staff at the hotel reception is also informed and in case there should be any issue with regard to your transport, you can always call our shuttle service on mobile no. (+41 77 261 53 90

Shuttle Service during the event days

A bus shuttle is operating every 30 minutes from 07:00 – 11:00 am and from 04:00 – 08:00 pm between the venue, Hotel Säntispark, Hotel One66 and Hotel Newstar.

Bus-Shuttle:

Hotel Säntispark - CSIO Stadion - Hotel One66 - Hotel Newstar

Departure time Hotel Säntispark

07.00 h 16.00 h
07.30 h 16.30 h
08.00 h 17.00 h
08.30 h 17.30 h
09.00 h 18.00 h
09.30 h 18.30 h
10.00 h 19.00 h
10.30 h 19.30 h

Further, the hotel is offering bikes free of charge.

The bus will drive from St. Gallen to Zurich Airport on Sunday 1 hour after the prize giving ceremony of the Nations Cup.

If you have any further transport requirements, please contact our Land Rover Shuttle Service operating 1 hour prior to 1st competition of the day and 1 hour after the last competition of the day. (+41 77 261 53 90)

Outside operation hours, please use taxi from our taxi partner HEROLD and call +41 71 22 22 777

In case of any questions please contact info@csio.ch