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Zürich is a runner's paradise

Why Zürich is a runner's (and triathlete’s) paradise

As runners, what do we all hate? Long traffic lights, exhaust, or crowds of pedestrians blocking our way. Runners in Zürich have none of these troubles...
Running in Zürich

Runners in Zürich have plenty of options, including these marathons

Running in Zürich in spring is a real treat. The air is crisp and starting to get warm and comfortable. The Zurich Marathon is a favorite event for...
Stralugano 2014

Stralugano - The Doubt and the Delight of a 10K Run

Admittedly, I've done far too little speedwork this summer. So I wasn't in the best shape to tackle Ticino's largest and noisiest 10 km race: Stralugano...
Roof Tops in Meride Ticino, Switzerland

Meride, Ticino - The Reality of a Postcard Perfect Village

At the foot of the UNESCO World Heritage Site of Monte San Giorgio, Meride has just one road running through it, and cars may not park inside the village...
ON Running Shoe Founder

Swiss Engineering Allows You to Run on Clouds

On is not a new Swiss car, but it is a way of mobility. On is the only Swiss running shoe and proudly features the tag engineered in Switzerland on every shoe...
Running in Switzerland - Silvesterlauf Zürich

2012: Let's Start Running!

So here we are in 2012, and you did it: You’ve made a New Year’s resolution to be more active and start running. Like so many things in Switzerland, it was not the Swiss who invented running, but they do it very well...