Sport week of 26 November; The Escalade, Supercross, Ice Hockey and Football
Don’t miss this week;
Running; The Escalade!
See Geneva Out and About section for this great event; running through the Old Town of Geneva on December 1; The race has different levels and is throughout the day. Don’t miss the Marmite!
Send in your photos of the Escalade to firstname.lastname@example.org
Indoor Supercross, Palexpo; November 30 – December 1; Tickets from 59 CHF;
Genève-Servette v Lugano, Patinoire des Vernets, December 1, 7.45pm
Geneva Servette v FC Thoune, Stade de Geneve, December 2, 4pm
Date for the Diary;
Horse riding eventing; December 6 – 9
Rolex World Cup finals at Palexpo; Tickets and more details available at www.chi-geneve.ch
UN Ski Club
Meeting place each Thursday 6 – 7.30pm for The Ski Club of the UN at Varembe Swimming pool, Av Guiseppe Motta 56; Ski Lessons from CHF 40, day trips and excursions. Registration 50 CHF.
Ski pass discount;
Last chance to buy your ski pass early for the season! 50% off!
One of the nearest resorts to Geneva, the Grand Massif offers over 250 km of high altitude skiing including the resorts of Flaine, Les Carroz, Morillon and Samoens.
Less than 1 hour away, the skiing is varied with slopes for beginners and wide areas of off piste.
The season ski pass is available at 50% off until 10 December at a price of 439 Euros (usually 878 Euros). This includes 5 discovery days at other resorts and 1 day at Verbier! If you ski there at least 10 days during the season, it looks like a good buy!
For under 17s the price is 254 Euros (usually 635 Euros); Buy your ski pass online at;
Check out our guide to the different ski resorts in the Mountains section over the season. Find the best off piste ski areas, the best slopes for beginners, the best for lunch, the best places to buy your ski’s and boards and more…