This year, the Swiss National Team took home 12 gold medals and 3 silver medals across diverse skill categories. Their success at this competition is not only inspiring, it reflects Switzerland’s country-wide commitment to vocational education and training. The country ranked number 1, winning the most gold medals in the competition.
We’d like to take a moment to recognize the young Swiss talents who brought home Gold and Silver Medals:
Architectural Stonemasonry - Marlena Senne
Electrical Installations - Michael Schmucki
Industrial Control - Sven Fellmann
Bricklaying - Nicola Krause
Plastering and Dry Wall Systems - Iwan Arnold
Butchery - Ariane Aeschlimann
Cooking - Celine Maier
Entrepreneurship/Business Development Team Challenge - Ralf Boltshauser and Raymond Tea
Metal Roofing - William Zahler
Floor Laying - Giorgio Besomi
Heavy Vehicle Technology - Antoine Cottens
Hotel Reception - Carmen Többen
Painting and Decorating - Sabrina Bosshard
Carpentry - Michael Bieri
Truck and Bus Technology - Fabio Bossart
Events like EuroSkills Gdańsk 2023 are not just about competition; they’re about unity, collaboration, and fostering a sense of purpose among Europe's youth. The event embodied the spirit of its hashtag, #UnitedBySkills, emphasizing that skills and vocational education are the cornerstones of a prosperous and innovative Europe.
EuroSkills Gdańsk 2023 will be remembered not only for the outstanding achievements of its competitors but also for the enduring spirit of unity and excellence that it has ignited!
Congratulations to all the champions and participants for their hard work, dedication, and the remarkable skills they showcased. If you’re interested in EuroSkills, the next event will be EuroSkills Herning 2025 in Denmark.
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