Sport and Health

Enjoy sports, stay healthy

Zurich doesn’t just want to meet our customers’ expectations; we strive to exceed them. This necessitates above-average performance from employees who feel well, fit and healthy. So Zurich promotes the good health of its staff through a variety of activities and discounts.

Zurich has a number of ways for its employees to boost their well-being and maintain personal fitness. Following are some of the benefits (depending on location):

  • Lunchtime yoga, massage at your desk, relaxation rooms and advice on ergonomics
  • Organized sports tournaments (football and golf)
  • Discounts in selected fitness centers
  • Ongoing sports activities: fitness rooms, lunchtime sports, gymnastics courses, swimming pool/sauna, squash courts and more
  • Seasonal activities, such as sailing on Lake Zurich
  • In-house sports club covering alpine & ski, chess, tennis, football, shooting, golf, sailing, basketball and squash 
  • Support for employees taking part in running events (such as the Silvesterlauf in Zurich)
  • Catering, including fresh salads and fruits as well as occasional theme weeks with Fit@Work or Zurich vitaparcours menus
  • ZurichFit: community, intranet sites, newsletters and discussion forums for sports, exercise, fitness and health
  • Zurich is also the main sponsor of Zurich vitaparcours, which offer fitness training in the fresh forest air at around 500 locations across Switzerland; find out more at