39th WorldSkills Competition - Shizuoka, Japan 2007
The 39th WorldSkills Competition is
officially over. The medals, awards and certificates have all been
given out and the Competitors have returned to their home country. The Closing Ceremony was a wonderful display of energy and
excitement. All 47 skill categories announced their champions, followed
by the Best of Nation announcements and finally the Albert Vidal Award
38th WorldSkills Competition - Helsinki, Finland 2005
WorldSkills 2005 Helsinki Competition gathered 118 044 visitors to the
Fair Centre 26-29 May. Thursday and Friday were the most popular days
with over 40 000 visitors on both days and most of them young students
and schoolchildren. On Friday there were more visitors than ever before
in the history of the Fair Centre.
37th WorldSkills Competition - St Gallen, Switzerland 2003
St Gallen was the host city for the 37th WorldSkills Competition. 673 young
tradespersons from 36 countries demonstrated top-level skills, and some 180,000
visitors provided an appropriate setting for this large scale event, which was
an outstanding success in all respects.
A special thank you to Dr
Armin Mühlematter (Organising Committee President) and the Organising Committee
team (pictured below) for their splendid work and success in creating a unique
atmosphere - all competitors, spectators, guests, and officials have very
pleasant memories of a successful competition and event.
As a memory and
tribute to the St Gallen Competition and everyone involved, we have the St
Gallen website "captured in time".