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Zurich’s Freestyle Bike and Skate Park is Open!

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Zurich’s Freestyle Bike and Skate Park is Open!

Zurich’s Freestyle Bike and Skate Park is Open! Zurich’s Freestyle Bike and Skate Park in Allmendstrasse Zurich’s Freestyle Bike and Skate Park opened a while ago, but it still takes your breath away at its sheer size that makes it one of the best (and biggest) skate parks in Zurich, if not in Europe.     […]

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Fun at ICS International Festival and the Stilettolauf, Montagsmarkt Mercatino Rimini and Powerhouse Event at the Hub

Fun at ICS International Festival and the Stilettolauf, Montagsmarkt Mercatino Rimini and Powerhouse Event at the Hub

According to many, we have had record-breaking amounts of rain this Spring in Switzerland and this Saturday was no exception. In fact it really did feel like “Rain Street” in many places. However, in true international spirit the ICS International Festival took place in Zumikon and didn’t allow rain to stop play. As well as […]

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Weltklasse in Zurich 29th August 2013 – Usain Bolt, IAAF Diamond League Athletics at Letzigrund Stadium

Weltklasse in Zurich 29th August 2013 – Usain Bolt, IAAF Diamond League Athletics at Letzigrund Stadium

On 29th August the fastest man in the world, six-time Olympic Champion Usain Bolt will be in Zurich for the Weltklasse 2013. He will be competing at the IAAF Diamond League meeting at the Letzigrund Stadium and this will be his sixth visit to Letzigund. The Weltklasse is not an event to be missed. As […]

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Perfect Spring Day in Zurich, Sechseläuten Highlights and Video of Burning of the Böögg

Perfect Spring Day in Zurich, Sechseläuten Highlights and Video of Burning of the Böögg

Photo ©NewInZurich Monday was a perfect Spring day in Zurich. The weather was fabulous, hot and sunny and in the afternoon it even hit 26 degrees (!) marking a welcome departure from recent weeks. It was a full or half day holiday for the lucky ones as Zurich celebrated the festival of Sechseläuten and the whole city […]

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Swiss Traditions – The Children’s Parade for Sechseläuten – the Kinderumzug in Zurich

Swiss Traditions – The Children’s Parade for Sechseläuten – the Kinderumzug in Zurich

Photo © Geoff Pegler Flowers, costumes and sunshine  – the Kinderumzug or Children’s Parade, the prelude to the Parade of Guilds on Monday, took place in Zurich today in full sunshine. Photo © Geoff Pegler The Kinderumzug is the first part of the tradition of Sechseläuten and always takes place on the Sunday afternoon before […]

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Zurich Marathon 2013 exciting, cold and record-breaking! Geneva Marathon coming soon….

Zurich Marathon 2013 exciting, cold and record-breaking! Geneva Marathon coming soon….

  Winner of 11th Zurich Marathon Tadesse Abraham, Photo © Geoff Pegler This Sunday 7th April the 11th Zurich Marathon and 10km City Run took place and it was one of the coldest on record with temperatures between just 3 and 6 degrees. Well done and congratulations to all who braved the chilly weather and participated. A special congratulations […]

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