Eisstockschiessen ? At Leysin’s ice rink come down and discover a new sport, very famous in Germany. Similar to curling with some rules taken from boules, a North-South alliance has created the intriguing game of « Eisstockschiessen ».
« Eisstockschiessen » is a sport practised on a frozen surface which in Leysin translates to being played on part of the ice rink in the sports centre. A mix of curling and boules, the game requires agility to stay upright on the ice as well as a good aim.
For an outing with friends or a team-building excercise, an initiation into « Eisstockschiessen » is an interesting and enjoyable alternative. Little known in the region, it’s a guaranteed eye-opener for all who take part.