Ninjas trail, Lausanne, Switzerland

The Ninjas project in Switzerland is an innovative outdoor fitness trail that seamlessly blends art, nature, and physical activity. It draws inspiration from the popular Swiss fitness trail “Piste Vita,” which has been an integral part of Swiss culture since its introduction in Zurich in 1968.

The Ninjas trail consists of a series of outdoor exercise stations. They are all situated along a trail that winds through a park or forest. Each station provides a specific type of exercise. The exercises will focus on stretching, strengthening, or cardiovascular activity. It is usually marked with signs indicating the recommended number of repetitions.

Here, The “Piste Vita” has become an essential tool for promoting physical activity while addressing climate change and improving public health.



The Ninjas project seeks to encourage people to engage in physical activities while creating a unique identity that pays homage to the existing “Piste Vita”. It acts as a promoting tool for the sport and the region.

Where art, nature and fitness meet

The Ninjas Trail is inspired by the colorful playgrounds of children, the natural beauty of land art, and the design principles of the “Piste Vita” .The project offers a playful and efficient way for people to exercise outdoors. Working closely with a sports trainer, each “Ninjas” station has been designed to improve sports activities and overall heath.  We also worked on the stations to remain playful and enjoyable. The aim is to create a beautiful and functional outdoor space. We want to  promotes healthy living and sustainable practices. finally,  all the idea is to allowing people to enjoy the natural beauty of Switzerland while improving their physical and mental well-being.

More than a park

The design of the Ninjas project is a fusion of a sculpture park and a fitness trail. Each station is not just a piece of equipment. It’s a work of art that blends seamlessly into the surrounding landscape. By incorporating elements inspired by land art, the project showcases the beauty of nature. It promotes conservation and sustainable practices. The immersive experience stimulates the senses and inspires people to move and explore their physical abilities.

In conclusion, The Ninjas project in Switzerland represents a unique and innovative approach to promoting physical activity and healthy living. By combining art, nature, and fitness, the project offers an immersive and engaging experience for people of all ages and fitness levels. The Ninjas trail pays homage to the cultural asset of “Piste Vita”. It’s also adding its own creative identity and style. With its fusion of sculpture park and fitness trail, the project is a valuable asset for communities looking to promote a healthy and sustainable lifestyle. It showcases the beauty of nature and the importance of outdoor exercise.