03.04.2020 - The apple tree which the organising committee of the Swiss O Week 2019 Gstaad received from the Swiss Orienteering Federation for the successful realization of its orienteering event in Gstaad last summer (see here) found its location in Gstaad yesterday.

27.03.2020 - Airborne laser scanning data has been used as basis for orienteering maps for over 10 years. The precise geodata is available at Swisstopo only up to 2100 m above sea level. However, several stages of the Swiss O Week 2021 in Arosa will take place in challenging areas above tree line. The use of a drone was tested for the first time using a Matura thesis in order to provide the orienteering cartographer with more accurate and up-to-date basic data.

10.03.2020 – At Saturday’s assembly of delegates of the Swiss orienteering association Swiss Orienteering, the organising committee of Swiss O Week 2019 was awarded the «orienteering trees» for the smooth implementation of the major event in the destination Gstaad and thus the development of an new orienteering area.

28.02.2020 - The organizing committee is not alone looking forward to an unforgettable week from 17 to 24 July 2021. With advice and action, the holiday region Arosa is also very actively committed to the success of SOW 2021.

17.02.2020 - Swiss O Week 2021 has decided to use only CO2-neutral produced papers from 2020.

02.02.2020 - Arosa has a rich history of smaller and larger events of cultural, social and sporting nature. For example, orienteering has been present in Arosa for over four decades..

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