Sports & other activities

Sports, Chess, Lego & Robotics

Children attend swimming classes every week or every fortnight as part of regular school. There are regular sports classes in schools every week. School children are taken skiing from the public schools once a year. 

The following provide information regarding various sports and other activities in the city: 

The Zurich Stadt provides a comprehensive list of sport venues, classes etc in Zurich.


This site has a comprehensive list of courses for all sports within the Zurich city.


There is a chess club or Schachklub Riesbach at Reisbach, Seefeld, every Tuesday from 6 to 7p.m. for children to meet and play chess.

Chess Classes for kids age 5-8: Chess instructor Viacheslav Dinerchtein, runs chess classes. Right now it is in German only, but if there enough interested kids, then the classes will be provided  in English as well.

Dates: From September 14,2018, Fridays ,16:00-16:45pm
Venue: Zentrum Krokodil,Friedrichstrasse 9, 8001 Zurich
Cost: 350 CHF/per semester
Contact: 0789723010,

The Young Engineers LEGO Program runs at different locations in the city, after school hours and encourages young engineers to build different Lego models.


Adventures in Robotics introduces children to design, programming and robotics in a fun way.


The Youth Intelligence Agency (formerly Codillion) have classes in programming & robotics, workshops and also serve as a Birthday Party venue. In Zurich, they are located in Wollishofen.

Webpage: YIA