World Ski Championships in Méribel: the place to ski in 2023!
September 09, 2022
12 years... That's how long it's been since the World Ski Championships were last held on French soil (or we should, snow).
Courchevel Méribel 2023, is therefore the next opportunity – not to be missed! – bringing together the best skiers in the world for the space of a week in France.
Did you know that the World Ski Championships have only been held in France three times? Chamonix in 1937 and 1962, then in Val d’Isère in 2009. From 6 to 19 February 2023, Méribel and Courchevel will continue to make skiing history by hosting world-class athletes, amateur skiers and mountain enthusiasts for a truly unforgettable event.
The World Ski Championships is one of the world’s most significant high-level sporting events. Come and experience the exceptional festive atmosphere and the values of World class competitive sport and the mountains for 12 memorable days.
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Activities and festivities in Méribel for the 2023 World Ski Championships
The Chaudanne will be THE place to be for the World Championships between the 6th and the 19th of February 2023.
Each day of the race in Méribel during the women’s events, the Chaudanne will vibrate to the rhythm of live strolling bands and concerts in the partner’s village where food and refreshments will be on offer between each round of the competition.
All the prize-giving ceremonies for the races at the two sites (Méribel-Courchevel) will take place at the Medal plazza in Méribel on the plateau de la Chaudanne.
Each day from 4.30 pm, a group of national renown will perform prior to the prize-giving ceremony and the drawing of numbers for the forthcoming races.
Our tips for attending the 2023 World Championships in Meribel
Find the women’s and mixed events at the Roc de Fer in Méribel
Did you know that the iconic Roc de Fer piste hosted the women’s events of the 1992 Winter Olympic Games? The best female skiers in the world will be back to follow in their tracks as they hurtle down this slope designed for speed. Prepare yourself for a breath-taking spectacle, as the fastest women skiers reach 120 km/h in the final wall.
The history of Méribel is marked by historic moments shared with women’s sports and especially skiing. It is, for the residents of the resort, a source of pride and a commitment to which we remain constant. Come and support women’s sport at the highest World level in Méribel and enjoy a unique experience…
The best spots to…
Are you wondering where are the best places to enjoy the World Ski Championships in Meribel? From the slopes to the 2023 village of La Chaudanne or the closing ceremony…, here are our tips to make sure you don’t miss anything of the World Ski Championships in Méribel.
See the competition from the slopes
One of the best places to enjoy the competition is without doubt directly from the edge of the Roc de Fer piste… With your skis on, you will be as close as possible to the world-famous athletes who make the magic of this event. Access is free on the edge of the piste but you can also reach the best viewpoints on skis thanks to the VIP formula! This VIP ON SKIS offer allows you to enjoy the competition from the VIP corner with open bar.
Enjoy the festive atmosphere in the ‘2023’ village
Come to the heart of the action, in Méribel-Centre on the Chaudanne area located at the foot of the Roc de Fer piste. The Chaudanne plateau is the ideal place to witness the excitement of the event live, whether you are a skier or a not…
To make sure you don’t miss any of the best moments of the competition, opt for the spectator stands, the VIP boxes or the giant screens and the stage for the shows and festive events.
By booking your accommodation in Méribel, you will be at the heart of the event… During your stay, you will have easy access, on foot or on skis, to the 2023 village located in the Chaudanne area and to the slopes. On our website you will find all the information you need to book your stay or to help you choose your accommodation.