Swiss Sailing announces:

Peppino Philipp Juchli (YCA) Swiss esailing Champion 2022

In close cooperation with its partners World Sailing and Virtual Regatta.

Tight and close racing marked the live finals played in Zurich. The first three all achieved the same number of Points after the Medal Race! All three former Swiss Champions had some hiccups. A fresh Swiss Champion emerged with Peppino Philipp Juchli YCA. Silver went to Flying Palomino Markus Leist, a medalist in 2021 already and Bronze to che66er Vincent Egli. All three medalists are avid sailors in real life as well. For a replay of the finals click here: Comments in the Video are by Jonathan Koch GER. We thank our sponsoring partner AON for their support and the price money awarded to the medalists. Looking Forward to seeing you again in 2023!

Rank NicknameNameFirst Name Total Quali J70 Q1J70 Q2Nacra17 Q3Nacra17 Q4F50 Q5F50 Q6 49er Medal Race Total after MR
1 PeppinoJuchliPhilipp 18 531117 4 26
2 Flying PalominoLeistMarkus 24 354282 1 26
3 che66erEgliVincent 20 216443 3 26
4 LaegernSchneiderArno 22 165721 5 32
5 Onyx SUI001KeelDaniel 29 423875 2 33
6 Christian EttelEttelChristian 30 747534 6 42
7 StripesSimonetArnaud 33 672666
8 Quebec24PeierMartin 40 888358


The Swiss eSailing Championship is played on the same platform as the World eSailing Championship. When registering for one, you register automatically for the other by indicating «Switzerland» as your nationality. Players in the Swiss championship must be Swiss citizens in order to qualify for the Swiss Champion’s title.

2022 Season Breakdown

March 15, 2022Launch Date
August 31, 2022Cut Off Date for Finals (10 Top Ranked Swiss Sailors)
September 24, 2022Live Finals (Zurich)

How to play

Players register here and don’t forget to indicate your nationality. The Swiss Championship is based on the Notice of Race (NoR) / Amendment Nr. 1 as published by Swiss Sailing. eSailing worldwide is governed by World Sailing’s Virtual Racing Rules of Sailing (VRRS). If you have registered earlier for the World Championship: no need to re-register provided you indicated your Swiss nationality. Once entered into Virtual Regatta’s page you find a tutorial, allowing you to learn the game and how to operate your boat on your device. See you on the screen and best winds!

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Team Switzerland starts in the World Sailing Nations Cup

A Swiss Team formed around H of S Helmer Schweizer (team captain) will Play in the World Sailing Nations Cup 2022. It includes all three medalists of the Swiss Championships 2022 and all Swiss Champions of the past. The Nations Cup will start at the beginning of October with group races, (a kind of round robin). Let’s keep our fingers crossed and best winds to the team!

Live Finals to take place in Zurich Saturday September 24

The Swiss Champion 2022 shall be crowned after live finals taking place Saturday Sept 24, 2022 at 13:30 hrs in Restaurant Fischerstube, Bellerivestrasse 160. The event is public. Players can still play and improve their ranking until Wednesday, August 31st, 24:00 hrs! The top then gamers at that time will have qualified for the live finals. Best winds!

Live Finals confirmed

The Live Finals leading up to the Swiss Champion will take place September 24, 2022, afternoon in Zurich. The first ten in the ranking on August 31, midnight will qualify. There is still plenty of time to run up, so sign up and play if you didn't so far.

Swiss eSailing Championshop 2022 start date announced

Swiss Sailing proudly confirms the 4th edition of the Swiss eSailing National Championship, organized in close cooperation with its partners World Sailing and Virtual Regatta. Again, our main sponsor AON joins us. The Championship starts March 15, 2022. Watch out for more information on this page. The notice of race (NoR) and sailing instruction (SI) shall be published soon. Start playing the World Championship on anytime.




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