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National and regional associations at CST

The CST offers national and regional sports federations the possibility of organising training stays of variable duration. In Tenero, athletes can train under optimum conditions.

Swiss Aquatics

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Swiss Aquatics has established a national "Training Base" at CST. It caters for highly motivated and talented swimmers who have decided to devote themselves to top-level competition in a professional environment. The Training Base attracts swimmers and coaches of international reputation.

Swiss Athletics

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CST hosts one of Swiss Athletics’ six elite athletics centres. Its main purpose is to promote the practice of this discipline at the highest levels.

Swiss Football Association

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CST hosts one of the Swiss Football Association (ASF)’s pre-training centres. This centre welcomes dozens of talented youngsters, who are encouraged and supported in their academic and footballing careers.

Team Ticino

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The objective of Team Ticino is to develop football for young people at elite level. A hundred or so young players from the principal clubs in Canton Ticino train daily at CST.

Ticino Cantonal Gymnastics Association (ACTG)

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The ACTG has established a centre at CST specializing in men's and women's artistic gymnastics and rhythmics.

Federazione sci della Svizzera Italiana (TiSki)


TiSki has established a regional training centre for snow sports at CST. Summer training sessions are held at Tenero, while the skiing and other sports take place at Airolo.

Steffen Liess Elite Sport Sector Manager
+41 58 468 61 76


Steffen Liess

Elite Sport Sector Manager