Swatch Rocket Air in Thun

3 – 4 September 2022

Experience the greatest freestyle mountain bike event in Switzerland

At Swatch Rocket Air, the world’s best freestyle mountain bikers compete against each other with spectacular jumps performed against a creative backdrop. The thrills and spills of the action promise an electric atmosphere. The options are yours: watch the jaw-dropping show or choose from a range of fun and friendly workshops. From a culinary perspective, Swatch Rocket Air has plenty of surprises in store.

The Swatch Rocket Air 2022 at a glance

  • Date: September 2022

  • Location: Artificial ice rink Thun

  • Food/Drink: Various creative food and drink stands

Plenty of action for young and old

Sprung mit Bike in der Halle mit Beleuchtung am Swatch Rocket Air

Every year, the Flying Metal Crew organizers come up with a new theme to design a suitably challenging Slopestyle course for the world's best freestyle mountain bike (FMB) athletes. With Gold status, Swatch Rocket Air is one of the top 10 events in the FMB World Tour and is known in the biking scene across the world. Every year the biking stars meet in Thun to try to outbid each other with daring tricks in their quest to win fame, honour and prize money in the Slopestyle and Team Battle rounds. An action-packed weekend is guaranteed. Come and be part of this unique freestyle mountain bike event and marvel at the spectacular tricks performed by these fearless FMB athletes. Experience the thrill of this energetic and highly-charged atmosphere.

Action-packed programme

Kinder auf kleinen Fahrrädern auf einem Parcour am Swatch Rocket Air in Thun

Swatch Rocket Air is a riveting experience with an action-packed programme. The spectacular mountain bike event in the arena is a real magnet for visitors and attracts around 10'000 visitors of all ages every year. Various workshops have been organised to help you build up your bike sport experience in fun and active ways. The Pump Track, for example, is particularly popular with young visitors. Take your inspiration from the various stands and enjoy the best in entertainment for bike fans of all ages. The highlight on Friday evening is the spectacular Team Battle where the different nations pit their skills against each other. A superb show of creative formations from these top athletes is guaranteed. The big Slopestyle final follows on Saturday evening with the best of the freestyle mountain bikers. Creative food and drink stands offer a delicious range of treats to top off the whole experience.

Cinq raisons pour lesquelles vous devriez participer au Swatch Rocket Air

  • Spectacular freestyle action

  • Thrilling atmosphere

  • Family-friendly ambiance

  • Various workshops and a shot at the Pump Track

  • Delicious food and drink

This remains unforgettable!

“The electric atmosphere in the arena thrills me year after year. My personal highlight was my son who – inspired by the Team Battle – rode a lap of the Pump track for the first time ever.”

Your accommodation in Thun – best location with an after party included

Complete the eventful day with the legendary Swatch Rocket Air After Party and spend the night in Thun.

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