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Sport week of December 17; Ice Hockey, Skiing and more…

Ice Hockey
Crucial week for the Eagles as they try to consolidate their place at the top of the league.
Away games at Davos and Fribourg followed by home game against Ambri Piotta at Vernets.
GSHC v Ambri Piotta December 22, 7.45pm
Mid season break for Football; FC Servette need have a better second half of season to rise from the bottom of the table.
Most of the ski resorts around Geneva open fully on December 22/23 – there is already an excellent base of over one metre and early season skiing should be superb with ideal conditions. Take advantage before the crowds arrive on December 29! The weekend has been a little warmer but the forecast is for cooler temperatures and more snow.
Slalom and Giant Slalom FIS Chamonix and Les Houches; January 6 – 10, 2013
Disco on Ice!
At Vernets, disco on ice, December 21 – 8.30pm until midnight.
Geneva Marathon for UNICEF
Get training in the New Year for the Geneva Marathon, May 3 – 5, 2013. Register now and train for full or half marathons or the La Genevoise woman’s 5km run.
Save the Date – Karting on Ice
This looks like fun! Kart on the ice rink in Vernets on February 9, 5 – 11pm
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About the Author

Originally from the UK, I have a legal background. I have been in the Geneva area since 2005 and love the mountains, the lake and the quality of life here. The Winter snow sports are fantastic and the Summer season is full of festivals, outdoor sports, picnics and barbecues. I have met some great people here from all of the world. Geneva is a cosmopolitan city with lots of cultural events and good restaurants and bars and I hope that through Biskotti I can share a few hidden places I have discovered…