"I am happy that the 2023 World Orienteering Championships will be held in our country. At the same time, the Swiss O Week also offers a wide variety of orienteering races for the amateur athlete. I am convinced that the sport of orienteering will provide a lot of excitement, great emotions and an unforgettable sports festival in the mountains of the Grisons (Graubünden) for young and old."

Viola Amherd

Federal Counci
President of the Patronage Committee WOC / Swiss O Week 2023

Take a deep breath, enjoy, and relax in a fascinating landscape and a diverse recreational area. Welcome to Arosa!

„For the participants of the Swiss O Week 2021 Arosa, this week will surely be an unforgettable experience. With their families and friends, they will achieve top performances in a unique landscape.“

Eveline Widmer-Schlumpf
Former Federal Council
President of the Patrons SOW 2021

Orienteering in the mountain paradise Saanen area and the Pays d'Enhaut.

„Orienteering in the boundary area of the cantons of Berne and Vaud and moving through the im- posing mountain world will guarantee an unfor- gettable and enjoyable orienteering week with fascinating competitions. Vacations full of new experiences with the well-known SOW-dash of adventure.“

Johann Schneider-Ammann
Former Federal Council
President of the Patrons SOW 2019

Orienteering in the Engadin valley: Mountains – Lakes – Light. And in the precedend week: Sharing the exitement at the JWOC 2016 in Scuol.

„Engadin St. Moritz – Orientieering, a combination with a strong attraction force. The gorgeous mountain and lake landscape as well as the very unique light of the Engadin valley are guarantors for lasting memories.“

Duri Campell
National Councillor
President of the patrons SOW 2016

Get high …!
Orienteering at the foot of the Matterhorn and surrounded by the fantastic scenery of 38 mountains over 4000m high.

„The Matterhorn and orienteering: a combination with a strong attraction. Over 4500 participants will combine sport and holiday for a week in Zermatt”

Adolf Ogi, former Federal councillor, Honorary President SOW 2014 

Discover the adventure – orienteering in the Flims rock fall forest and at the foot of the Vorab gacier.

„Graubünden has a fascinating landscape with a wide range of possibilities for leisure and tourism. The holiday region Flims Laax Falera is part of it and at the same time something special. The SOW Flims-Laax combines holidays and sport, the beautiful mountain scenery and top sporting performances.”

Eveline Widmer-Schlumpf, former Federal councillor, President of the patrons SOW 2011