One year, one location, two winter sports highlights - in 2023, the World Championships in Luge and Biathlon will come to Oberhof.
This is where world champions will be crowned, winter sports will be lived and unforgettable moments will be created -.
Look forward with us to unique winter sports moments up close in the Thuringian Forest.


23. - 29. January 2023

All information about the 2023 World Luge Championships is available at www.tsbv.de/wm-2023 and with #rodelwm23.

Already ready for a luge highlight?
Visit the Viessmann Luge World Cup! Under this Link you will get all information.

08. - 19. FEBRUAR 2023

Information about the BMW IBU World Cup Biathlon in Oberhof and the World Championships 2023.

Ready for the next biathlon highlight?
All around the World Cup - all information on the World Cup page!

Two World Championships in Oberhof in one year.

A challenge - an adventure - a highlight in Oberhof and the region - a chance!

The highlights in biathlon and luge will be held in Oberhof in 2023 - the World Championships. 
Without your help as a volunteer, such an event cannot take place. 
Already now you can support us to be well prepared for the World Championships. 
Be a helper at the annual Viessmann Luge World Cup and BMW IBU Biathlon World Cup in Oberhof - become part of the Thuringian winter sports family.  
Information & Contact:

Helpers at tobogganing


  • I'm happy as a snow globe.

  • We are ready.

Arrive. Rest. Feel good. In the middle of Thuringia, in the green heart of Germany, you will find the necessary peace and quiet, a healthy high-altitude climate, wildly romantic nature and a wealth of sports & activities. Oberhof, the highest town in Thuringia, is by far the most famous among the spa and recreation resorts in the Thuringian Forest. It is best known as an international winter sports resort. The annual competitions attract thousands of visitors from near and far to the Thuringian Forest. But not only watching winter sports, but experiencing winter sports itself is very important in Oberhof. The town offers not only competitive athletes but also ambitious recreational athletes and tourists excellent conditions for competitions, training and recreation. If you are looking for relaxation and recreation, Oberhof, with its 3,500 guest beds as well as numerous recreation and wellness offers, is also in the best hands.

We look forward to being your host.


Welcome to the Thuringian Forest!
A world-famous high-altitude trail, unmistakable nature, a fabulous density of imposing castles and palaces, great culinary tradition and plenty of sporting highlights - that's the Thuringian Forest! Whether rest and relaxation or active vacation fun; whether alone, as a couple, with the family or with friends - the Thuringian Forest is worth a trip at any time of the year. Only here you can enjoy the unique combination of primeval nature and powerful silence with exhilarating cultural experiences and atmospheric competition. Let yourself be inspired and discover the Thuringian Forest as the perfect place for nature lovers who want to be active in the fresh air. Sit back, recharge your batteries and feel that special sense of togetherness and hospitality that makes a stay in the Thuringian Forest unforgettable.
Regionalverbund Thüringer Wald e.V.

Zweckverband Thüringer Wintersportzentrum Oberhof
As the owner and operator of the Oberhof sports facilities, the Zweckverband Thüringer Wintersportzentrum with the Olympic Training Center Thuringia is responsible for the general conditions of the Thuringian top and junior athletes in seven Olympic winter sports disciplines. The Thuringian Winter Sports Center is home to the skiing disciplines of biathlon, cross-country skiing, Nordic combined and ski jumping, as well as the three runner disciplines of bobsleigh, luge and skeleton. It is the home of numerous successful Thuringian top athletes. In addition to the modern sports facilities, which are the annual venue for several national and international top-class competitions, the special-purpose association is also the owner of the H2Oberhof wellness pool and the alpine skiing and biking facilities on the Fallbach slope. www.wintersportzentrum-thueringen.de