Swiss heatwave 2015: New danger alert

Updated 21 July: Heat alert raised to level 4 in Ticino until 21 July. Forest fire danger index is also high. Other European nations also under heat alert. Swiss glaciers melting three times as fast this summer GENEVA, Switzerland – Most Swiss residents have lived through one of the hottest June’s on record, and according to the Swiss meteorological…

Bol d’Or Mirabaud: Teenager leads team to win Geneva regatta

GENEVA, Switzerland – Sébastien Schneiter, the 19-year-old catamaran skipper of Team Tilt is being credited with leading his team to first place in the 77th edition of the prestigious Bol d’Or Mirabaud regatta – the largest fresh water sailing competition in the world, which takes place annually on Lake Geneva.

Fishing Lessons for Kids on Lake Geneva

GENEVA, SWITZERLAND – Kids aged 10 and up are invited to participate on Sunday 17 August in one of several fishing workshops by the Association pour la sauvegarde du Léman.