Bodensee exchange


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Coming back in 2025 !

Multiple social dances

We’ll be dancing outdoor and indoor


Meet the local dancers, our region and a bit of the local culture.


Museums, nature, lake, picnic, brunch, dancing

What is the Bodensee Exchange?

Lindy Exchange

First, a “Lindy Exchange” festival is a gathering of Swing dancers in one city for several days to dance with visitors and locals, discover the region and its culture and enables different communities to share their ideas with others.

Bodensee Exchange

Bodensee Exchange is an exchange between 3 swing scenes : St. Gallen in Switzerland, Bregenz in Austria and Konstanz in Germany.
We want to bring our scenes closer together, that’s why we decided to organize an exchange in a different location every year.

About Bregenz

Bregenz is the capital of the region of Vorarlberg and lies on the shores of Lake Constance. Very close to Switzerland and Germany, Bregenz is famous for its nature and the annual summer music festival “Bregenzer Festspiele” taking place on a large floating stage.


About us

Nina (St. Gallen)

As the founder of “RetroActivity” I am a self employed performer and dance teacher in Switzerland and around Europe.

In St. Gallen I am part of the “Sitterbugs” teaching team and organize/MC the “Swing ohne Senf”-Festival.


David (Bregenz)

I started Lindy Hop in Biel (Switzerland) and fell in love with the dance immediately. A couple of months later, I started organising Lindy Hop events. I’m now teaching in the swing association “Ländle Hop” in Austria. I’m looking forward to dancing together in Bregenz !

Keng (Konstanz)

I’m a passionate Swing Dancer and Swing Dance Instructor from Konstanz. After finishing my design studies in Switzerland, I moved back to Konstanz, where I learned my very first Swing dance steps. I took part in numerous workshops and courses all around the world. As a former student of Åsa and Daniel Heedmans Teachers Academy, I had taught classes in Konstanz and St. Gallen passing on my passion when dancing and teaching inspired by the Swing Spirit.

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Impressum, General terms and conditions

The following terms and conditions apply to all business relations between the participant and Bodensee Exchange :
Click here to see the General terms and conditions

The version valid at the time of the conclusion of the contract is decisive.

Bodensee Exchange does not assume any liability for items brought to the exchange (clothing, valuables, etc.).

Bodensee Exchange assumes no liability for injuries and health damages for participants.

Participants are liable for any damage caused by them to rooms of the rented venues of Bodensee Exchange as well as for any damage caused by them to third persons.

Bodensee Exchange reserves the right to film or photograph during the event and to publish this footage on their homepage, social media or use it for promotional material.

The registration obliges to pay the total fee on time. If the payment does not arrive in time, the registration will be cancelled and the spot offered to other participants.

The registration of minors may only be made with the permission of a parent or guardian.

If a registration is entered or sent for another person, the sender (owner of the email address) is liable for all obligations arising from this registration, especially for the timely and complete payment of the fee.

Absence from the event does not release the participant from his/her obligation to pay.

Every course participant agrees to be informed about the activities of Bodensee Exchange via email, SMS or other electronic or conventional ways.

If there is an error in the description of the event or the event fee in the documents or on the Internet, the description valid at that time or the fee valid at that time applies!

Cancellations have to be done via email to Due to the short registration period, there are no refunds. Bodensee Exchange recommends completing a cancellation insurance.

Should individual provisions of the contract with the client, including these General Terms and Conditions, be or become invalid in whole or in part, this shall not affect the validity of the remaining provisions. The wholly or partially invalid provision shall be replaced by a provision whose meaning and purpose comes as close as possible to the invalid provision.

The place of jurisdiction is Bregenz.

Click here to see the Impressum

Bodensee Exchange “BodEx” Association

Download the Status of the association:

Name und Sitz

Unter dem Namen „BodEx“ besteht ein Verein im Sinne von Art. 60 ff.

Vereinssitz: Bahnhofplatz 1, St.-Gallen (Schweiz)


David Corrêa (Präsident)
Nina Rüetschi
Khanh Tran


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