But I dare say, there are at least three sports, in which the Czechs won´t encounter with the Swiss. And those sports are Schwingen, Hornussen and Steinstossen (Stone put). That you’ve never heard of them? Neither have I before moving to Switzerland!
The winners of big tournaments, which are held every three years (the last was in August 2016 in Estavayer-le-Lac), are very popular. The last winner´s name of Schwingfest (ie. Schwingerkönig) is Matthias Glarner.
And here he is – looking much better in the newspaper´s picture 🙂
Recently, he has even appeared in the ad of the Swiss mobile services provider (that is, I think, also the proof of his popularity):
Steinstossen – Stone put