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Marta Bassino renews with Helvetia Insurance.

Marta Bassino renews the collaboration with the Swiss company Helvetia Insurance.

Helvetia, Marta's main sponsor, has been following her for 6 years and has decided to continue this journey with her for the next two seasons!

Anouk and Joana at the Olympic Games Tokyo 2020

Anouk and Joana have obtained the qualification for the Olympic games which will be held in Tokyo from 23 July to 8 August.

The Swiss team will do everything possible to fulfill their biggest dream.

We wish you the best!

Hérémence continues its collaboration with the Meillards

Yesterday afternoon, the representatives of beautiful Hérémence, the place where the Meillard siblings live, met Loic and Melanie to sign the renewal of their successful collaboration.

Silver medal for Heidrich/Vergé-Dépré at FIVB 4* tournament in Ostrava

With a sensational 2-0 victory in the semifinals against the world champions Pavan/Melissa (CAN), Joana and Anouk won the silver medal in the final against the Americans Claes/Sponcil.

At the same time they secure their ticket for this summer's highlight in Tokyo! Congratulations Joana and Anouk! We are proud of you!

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Sophie Mathiou signs with GPS Performance

We are very happy to announce the new collaboration with the young Italian athlete Sophie Mathiou, Junior World Champion 2021 in Slalom!

 

Proud to have you in our team, we wish you a warm welcome Sophie!

Hyundai Archery World Cup Stage II - Lausanne

More than 300 people, between archers and officials, gathered at the World Archery Excellence Center from May 17 to 23 to compete in the second round of the Archery World Cup.

GPS Performance was hired to take care of all transportations.

No less than 200 rides were organised in between Geneva Airport, hotels and the archery venue at the Chalet-à-Gobet.

We are proud to have been able to contribute to the success of this world class event and look forward to putting our skills to work for other organizers in the future.

Casper Ruud: absolute mastery

The 2021 edition of the Gonet Geneva Open crowned Casper Ruud (ATP 21). The 22-year-old Norwegian won 7-6 (8/6) 6-4 in the final against Denis Shapovalov (ATP 15). He wins the second title of his career fifteen months after his success in Buenos Aires. Despite the limited capacity of 100 spectators and the often unfavorable weather, the tournament was a success. The presence of Roger Federer and the exploits of Dominic Stricker have, of course, fed the chronicle of an event called to grow even more. The appointment is therefore made for 2022.

Charlotte Chable continues her sports career.

 

After a very satisfying rehabilitation and the almost complete recovery of her physical capacities, Charlotte Chable decided to pursue her sports career.

The 26-year-old skier wants to give herself one last chance to exercise her passion at the highest level without regret. The Olympic dream and the prospect of the 2023 World Championships pushe her to give her very best once again this summer.

The strong support of Swiss Ski coaches and her personal partners (BKW, Villars, Salomon and Aide sportif in particular) reinforced this decision.

Tesla: Official “Car Partner” of the Gonet Geneva Open

The Gonet Geneva Open is delighted to be able to rely on a new partnership: Tesla will provide the official cars for the biggest tennis tournament organized in the French speaking part of Switzerland which will take place from May 15 to 22.

The Gonet Geneva Open is delighted to welcome the No. 1 electric car manufacturer. This partnership with the Geneva branch of such a strong brand in the automobile industry underlines once again the increasingly strong anchoring of the event in the regional economic fabric.

 The presence of Tesla is also perfectly in line with the approach of the Gonet Geneva Open: to be exemplary on all environmental aspects that the event faces. The beauty of the Parc des Eaux-Vives also constantly reminds us of this.

Roger Federer will play at the Gonet Geneva Open

The Gonet Geneva Open is pleased to announce the presence of Roger Federer. The greatest player of all time has made his presence official for the 2021 edition of the tournament which will take place from May 15 to 22 in the idyllic setting of the Parc des Eaux-Vives.

Roger Federer, who returned to action in February in Doha after undergoing two knee surgeries in 2020, will compete for the first time in the Gonet Geneva Open, which has seen the first five editions of the tournament won by Thomaz Bellucci, Stan Wawrinka (2), Marton Fucsovics and Alexander Zverev.

Roger Federer is sensitive to the history of tennis and will come to Geneva with the ambition of becoming the first player in history to add his name to the list of winners of the three ATP tournaments organized in Switzerland.

Marta Bassino wins the 2021 giant slalom world cup

 

Marta with her giant slalom cup!

Meta Hrovat, third place in the last giant slalom of the season.

Meta ends her giant slalom season with a third place obtained in Lenzerheide!

 

Bravo Meta!

Loïc Meillard remporte la 60ème Vitranc Cup!

An incredible racing weekend for Loïc Meillard.

With the second place achieved in giant slalom and the fourth get in slalom, Loïc is the overall winner of the 60th Vitranc Cup!

Neja Dvornik: bronze medal at the 2021 Bansko World Junior Championships

Neja gets her second medal at the world junior championships.

After the silver medal obtained in the giant slalom organized in Narvik in 2020, she won the bronze medal in the same discipline at Bansko 2021.

Marta Bassino seals WC Giant Slalom title 2020/2021

With 3 wins, a third and a fourth place, Marta wins her first crystal cup in giant slalom.

We are proud of you!

Alpine World Ski Championships 2021 in Cortina d'Ampezzo (I)

Our sincere congratulations to Marta Bassino and Loïc Meillard. Marta won the gold medal in parallel giant slalom. Loic achieved two bronze medals, one in combined and one in parallel giant slalom. We are very happy with our athletes about these three medals.

Luca Aerni so close to the podium

Luca Aerni has been the protagonist of an incredible race.
Qualified at 29th position after the first run, Luca sets the best time in the second run, recovers 25 positions and ends the race in the 4th place.

Bravo Luca!!!

New watch partner for Joana Heidrich and Anouk Vergé-Dépré

We are very happy to announce the partnership between the Swiss watch brand Maurice Lacroix and Joana Heidrich and Anouk Vergé-Dépré, the reigning European champions in beach volleyball. The two athletes are now officially part of the ML Crew, a group of talented individuals from around the world. We are very much looking forward to this collaboration.

Marta Bassino reconfirms herself in Kronplatz

Marta gets another podium in giant slalom  finishing in third place.

Marta is currently first in the world cup's ranking of the discipline.

New sponsor for Heidrich/Vergé-Dépré

We are delighted to announce the partnership between the Swiss sunscreen brand DAYLONG and the European Champions in Beach Volleyball Joana Heidrich and Anouk Vergé-Dépré.

New sponsor for Elena Curtoni

We are delighted to announce the partnership between the Italian bank "Sella" and  Elena Curtoni.

 

The Bank Sella is her new head sponsor and will follow Elena until the Olympic Games 2022.

Elena Curtoni is back on the podium

After a difficult start of the season, Elena Curtoni finds her smile with a wonderful third place achieved in Crans Montana!

Luca Aerni is back!

Luca is back among the best slalom specialists!

Luca obtained the eighth and the sixth position in the two slaloms held in Flachau.

 

He therefore returned to the TOP 30 of the discipline.

Meta Hrovat is back on the podium

After a difficult start of the season, Meta Hrovat finds her smile with a wonderful third place achieved at her home place,  in Kranjska Gora!

Marta Bassino, double victory in Kranjska Gora

Marta Bassino wins the two giant slalom held in  Kranjska Gora, thus obtaining 4 victories in the discipline in a single season!

 

How many emotions!

Marta Bassino gets her first Super Giant podium of the season

Marta continues to demonstrate her state of form and gets the second place in the Super Giant disputed yesterday in St. Anton.

Loïc Meillard third in Giant Slalom

Loïc achieved a wonderful third place in the second giant held in Adelboden this Saturday.

With the 6th and the 5th places get respectively in the first Giant Slalom and in Slalom, he confirmed himself as one of the best skiers in the men's technical sector.

Exhibition: Luca Aerni won in Crans-Montana

In an exhibition disputed in four rounds, Luca Aerni won against some great skis’s champions. The former combined world champion has thus beaten Noel Von Grünigen and Clément Noel.

Merry Christmas!

We wish you all a Merry Christmas!

The GPS Team!

Marta Bassino: third World Cup victory!

Marta Bassino won her third World Cup victory in Giant Slalom in Courchevel/FRA this weekend!

Elena Curtoni scores important points in the Giant Slalom with a 17th and a 14th place!

Mélanie Meillard is also back on points in Giant Slalom and obtains a 25th place.

Luca Aerni is back on the podium!

Luca Aerni obtains the third place in the European Cup's Super Combined.

This is the first podium achieved by Luca with the new Fischer's skis! 

Loïc Meillard confirms himself among the best athletes of the giant slalom

With two fourth places obtained during the last races organised in Santa Caternina, Loïc Meillard confirms his place among the best specialist in Giant Slalom. He is currently ranked 3rd in the discipline.

Elena Curtoni signs with Seiko Italy

We are proud to announce the entry of the athlete of the Italian Alpine Ski Team Elena Curtoni, with her values ​​and her talent, among the loyal friends of the Seiko's Brand.

Amélie Klopfenstein joins the Focus-Water ‘s Family

New collaboration between the Brand  Focus Water and the skier from Neuveville,  Amélie Klopfenstein.

 

Linked by numerous values, Focus Water has decided to support the young Swiss promise in this new adventure.

Mattia Casse injured

Mattia Casse was injured during  a training in Cervinia, causing the rupture of the talus in his left foot.

 

Mattia will be operated in the next few days and will be able to return on the snow in mid-January.

 

Come on Mattia, never give up!

Renewal of the contract between Alexis Monney and Raiffeisen

We are proud to announce the renewal of the contract between Alexis Monney and Raiffeisen.

 

Raiffeisen has decided to continue his partnership with Alexis and support him throughout this season.

Amélie Klopfenstein Swiss champion in Slalom

Amélie Klopfenstein confirms her full potential and becomes Swiss Champion in Slalom on the slopes of Diavolezza. Well done Amélie!

Amélie Klopfenstein is ready to start the new season!

A new season full of news is expected for Amélie.

Above all, the multi-year collaboration with the Swiss Company Roland, that has decided to follow her during this long journey.

New Partnership between Charlotte Lingg and ASGI

We are proud to announce a new collaboration between Charlotte Lingg and ASGI.

 

ASGI has decided to add Charlotte Lingg among their top athletes and to support her throughout this season.

 

Thank you ASGI for the confidence and we look forward to working together on various campaigns and projects.

New Partnership between Irene Curtoni and Alka2o

We are proud to announce a new collaboration between Irene Curtoni and Alka2o.

The Italian brand will follow Irene for the entire season 2020-2021 with the goal of communicating important value such as: the importance of drinking quality water, raising awareness among young people and committing to sustainability and environmental protection.

We look forward to working together on various campaigns and projects.

 

Loïc Meillard: good start to the season!

Loïc finished in 5th place in the first giant slalom of the season in Sölden this Sunday, just 1 tenth from the podium.

Important result for the Swiss team, which places three athletes in the top 5!

Marta Bassino: second World Cup victory!

Marta Bassino won her second World Cup victory in giant slalom at Sölden/AUT this Saturday!

Meta Hrovat got a solid sixth place!

What an incredible start to the season!

Alpine skiing: World Cup opening this weekend in Sölden

The World Cup will start this weekend in Sölden. The ladies start off with the the first giant slalom of the season on Saturday.Sunday, the men show their mettle.

We wish our athletes a great season and good luck to Marta Bassino,  Meta Hrovat, Neja Dvornik, Loïc Meillard and Kristoffer Jakobsen in Sölden.

Joana Heidrich and Anouk Vergé-Dépré European champions

After sixteen years of famine, Switzerland once again won a European beach volleyball title thanks to Joana Heidrich and Anouk Vergé-Dépré who beat the Germans in the final in Jurmala!

Congratulations Joana and Anouk!

New Partnership between Luc Roduit and Verbier

We are proud to announce a new collaboration between the promising young skier Luc Roduit and its original resort Verbier.

Luc will wear the Verbier's colors for the next 2 seasons.

 

We look forward to working together on various campaigns and projects.

New serious knee injury for Charlotte Chable

Charlotte Chable suffers again from a serious injury. The 25-year-old Vaudoise suffered a total rupture of the internal lateral ligament as well as the rupture of the anterior cruciate ligament in her right knee, while she was training  in Saas-Fee. As a result, the skier from Team C, who has taken the start of 35 World Cup events so far, has to draw the line for the entire season ahead.

 

 

This is already the third serious injury for Chable. In December 2012, she had torn the anterior cruciate ligament in both knees and in January 2017, she also suffered a ruptured anterior cruciate ligament in her right knee.

Lavaux Ladies Open

The official, international tour of the LET Access series (LETAS) was created to give young players the opportunity to participate in a series of tournaments to have the possibility to gain a start position on the Ladies European (LET) for the upcoming season.

 

In collaboration with the Lavaux Golf Club, we organize and promote this important golf tournament, which will take place from September 22nd to 25th, 2020.

 

Don't miss the Pro-Am and gala dinner and enjoy a great day in pleasant and inspiring company.

Victory for Heidrich/Vergé-Dépré at the comdirect beach tour in Düsseldorf

Joana Heidrich and Anouk Vergé-Dépré win the first tour stop of the "comdirect beach tour" in Düsseldorf. They win the final against Olympic champion Laura Ludwig and her partner Margareta Kozuch 2-0. Congratulations Joana and Anouk!

Photo: Peter Weber

Marta Bassino is the new Testimonial of her "native land".

The project involves three strategic partners, the “ATL del Cuneese”, “Cuneo Neve” and the “Parco Naturale Alpi Marittime”, with the aim of increasing and enhancing the image of the Cuneo’s area through the image of the world-renowned Italian skier and of numerous and different initiatives.

Luca Aerni signs with Fischer

Luca Aerni signs with Fischer for the upcoming  Season 2020/2021.

Amélie Klopfenstein signs with GPS Performance

It's with a great pleasure that we are happy to announce another big news!
Amélie Klopfenstein is now part of the GPS's Team!

Amélie has been the star of the Youth Olympic Games, achieving 2 gold medals (Giant Slalom and Super G) and 1 bronze medal (Super Combined).
We are immensely proud to start this new journey together, confident that it will be full of satisfactions!

Welcome Amélie!

Charlotte Chabe signs with Salomon

Charlotte Chable signs with Salomon.

The French Company will accompany the skier from Villars for the next two seasons.

Alexis Monney signs with GPS Performance

Another young and talented skier joins the GPS's Team!

We are happy to welcome Alexis Monney, Junior World Champion 2020 in Downhill!

Welcome Alexis!

Charlotte Lingg will defend the colors of Liechtenstein!

Charlotte Lingg changes her nationality: the Alpine Skiing Federation of Liechtenstein has just announced that the 21-year-old Haut-Valaisanne will defend their colors next season, her father's country of origin.

Luc Roduit signs with GPS Performance

Luc Roduit has been one of the most followed Swiss athletes during the last Youth Olympic Games which took place this winter in Lausanne.

Winner of three medals (silver in slalom, bronze in super-G and giant), Luc now dreams of being able to progress in the professional circuit.

We are proud to announce the signing of this young and talented skier from Versegères (VS) to accompany him on his journey and allow him to achieve his goals.

Welcome to the GPS’s Team!

Charlotte Lingg signs with GPS Performance

We are very happy to announce the new collaboration with the young Swiss athlete Charlotte Lingg, born in 1999.

Proud to have you in our Team, we wish you a warm welcome Charlotte!

The 2019-2020 season is officially finished.

Due to the outbreak and situation with the Novel Coronavirus, the upcoming Audi FIS  World Cup races in Are (SWE) and in Kranjska Gora (SLO) have been cancelled.

The health and welfare of the athletes and all other participants, as well as the general public are in the forefront and the priority of FIS and all stakeholders.

FIS is fully compliant with the instructions and decisions of the National and Regional Governments and their Health Authorities in any recommendation regarding public gathers that impact FIS competitions.

The 2019-2020 season is officially finished.

Meta Hrovat takes the third step of the podium

With a third place in the giant slalom on Saturday in Kranjska Gora, Meta Hrovat obtains the second podium of her career at home in front of her audience. Marta Bassino finished fifth, just one hundredth from the podium.

Mélanie Meillard no longer participates in official races this season

After long discussions with her coaches and close people, Mélanie Meillard decided that she would no longer take part in official races this season. By ending her season prematurely, she maintains her injured status and classification for the next season in her disciplines.

Loïc Meillard takes the first step of the podium

The Swiss Loïc Meillard won on Sunday the parallel giant of Chamonix and the first globe of the discipline. At 23, the skier from Neuchâtel signed his first World Cup victory.

Our sincere congratulations Loic.

In Garmisch, Loic Meillard wins a place on the podium in giant slalom

Valaisan Loïc Meillard, who achieved the best time in the first run, took finally the 2nd place in giant slalom of Garmisch behind Alexis Pinturault. This is his 4th podium in the World Cup, the 2nd in this discipline.

Our warm congrats Loïc! 

Elena Curtoni's first victory in the world cup

After two injuries and two difficult seasons, Elena Curtoni is back on the podium in the world cup, obtaining her first career victory in the Downhill held in Bansko (BUL). An even more magical victory because shared with her teammates, Marta Bassino in second place and Federica Brignone in third.

Three athletes in the top 5

Our athletes have distinguished themselves in today's world cup races, held in Bansko (BUL) and Kitzbuhel (AUT).

Elena Curtoni got a magnificent fourth place in the downhill, followed by Marta Bassino who ended up 5th.

Mattia Casse was the protagonist of an amazing super G, finishing 5th in the final ranking.

We are proud of you!

Another success for Marta Bassino!

Four seasonal podiums for Marta, with the third place obtained today during the Parallel held in Sestriere!

Tina Maze: guest of the Youth Olympic Games 2020.

Tina visited many young athletes involved in the youth Olympic Games 2020 in Lausanne.

An important sharing of experiences and advices by our Olympic and World Champion!

Omega Ski Day: a day of skiing with Didier Défago!

The Ski Day organized by Omega was very successful.
All the participants have been able to ski with the Olympic champion Didier Défago.
Thank you all for participating with such enthusiasm!

Marta Bassino: third Podium of the Season!

Marta Bassino obtains the third Podium of the Season, with a wonderful third place in the super combined held in Altenmarkt-Zauchensee (AUT).

Loïc Meillard: third place at the Super Combined!

Loïc Meillard achieved the first podium of the season today at the Super Combined held in Bormio!

Huge congrats!

Marta Bassino joins the Maurice Lacroix Family!

Proud to announce the new collaboration between Marta Bassino and the Swiss brand Maurice Lacroix!

Marta Bassino: first World Cup victory!

Marta Bassino won her first World cup Giant slalom this Saturday in Killington/USA!

We are proud of you Marta!

Alpine Skiing World Cup in Levi

With our last selected athlete Marc Rochat, the teams for the first slalom of the season have been confirmed.

 

GPS will have 8 athletes at start:

Irene Curtoni, Estelle Alphand, Meta Hrovat, Charlotte Chable and Neja Dvornik for the women race.

Loic Meillard, Luca Aerni and Marc Rochat for the men race.