You are right Penn251.
It is Li Ning a Chinese gymnast who won 6 medals at the 1984 Olympics.
It is a beautiful statue in a spectacular setting.
Another statue garden nearby has many jazz musicians, as Montreux is famous for its jazz festival.
Your turn to post.
You are correct! It was very touristy, at least in the summertime, as you can see from the 3rd photo. The views were very beautiful from the 2 of 3 towers that are accessible (the towers are located on the 3 peaks of Monte Titano).