Purpose of the Federation

Swiss Slackline pursues the following objectives, which are set out in the statutes:

  • Recognition of slacklining as a sport in its own right.
  • Organisation and supervision of national competitions.
  • To issue generally binding regulations, recommendations, rules, leaflets and warnings.
  • Organisation and supervision of the training of sport leaders.
  • Minimising safety risks when practising the sport.
  • Recording and evaluating incidents, near-accidents and accidents involving slacklines.
  • Maintaining and promoting cohesion and exchange of experience among member clubs, as well as coordinating & supporting their activities.
  • Supporting local interest groups in founding associations.
  • Representation of interests to the outside world (e.g. authorities, slackline organisations at home and abroad, (inter)national associations).
  • Communication and public relations.