Beat Forster

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Beat Forster
Beat Forster 2008-08-08.jpg
Born (1983-02-02) February 2, 1983 (age 34)
Herisau, SUI
Height 6 ft 1 in (185 cm)
Weight 220 lb (100 kg; 15 st 10 lb)
Position Defenceman
Shoots Left
NLA team
Former teams
HC Davos
ZSC Lions
National team   Switzerland
NHL Draft 78th overall, 2001
Phoenix Coyotes
Playing career 2000–present

Beat Forster (born February 2, 1983) is a Swiss professional ice hockey defenseman currently playing for HC Davos in the National League A (NLA).

Playing career[edit]

He played for the Swiss national ice hockey team at the 2006 Winter Olympics.

On February 17, 2015, Forster was re-signed to a four-year contract extension by HC Davos.[1]

On February 13, 2017, Forster agreed to a two-year contract with EHC Biel worth CHF 1.4 million, despite two years remaining on his contract with Davos. The contract will start for the 2017/18 season.[2]


  1. ^ "Davos extend contract of four" (in German). HC Davos. 2015-02-17. Retrieved 2015-02-17. 
  2. ^ "Bye Bye Davos, Hello Biel - Beat Forster signed two-year deal with EHC Biel". 2017-02-13. Retrieved 2017-02-13. 

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