Articles: Sport

What's on at the UN? Library talk: Forgotten Victims of Terrorism

What's on at the UN? Library talk: Forgotten Victims of Terrorism

UN Roundup

Image: Hassan Bility – Liberia torture victim and human rights campaigner, courtesy of Daniel Johnson at the UN.   It's the start of eCommerce Week at the UN and the UN Co...

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Plane Talk - Dangerous goods (Pt 1) - Transporting parachutes & life jackets

Plane Talk - Dangerous goods (Pt 1) - Transporting parachutes & life jackets

Plane Talk

Calling all sailors, pilots, skiers and lovers of extreme sports. Do you ever want to travel on an aircraft with a life vest, a parachute or an avalanche rescue backpack. Can you travel with these ...

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Claire McFarlane - Footsteps To Inspire

Claire McFarlane - Footsteps To Inspire

Mid Morning Mix

*Warning: this podcast contains mentions of sexual assault*   In July 2016 Claire McFarlane began running 3500km of beach across 230 countries to create a peaceful dialogue on ...

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Spring Summer courses with InterSoccer

Spring Summer courses with InterSoccer

Mid Morning Mix

InterSoccer offer a wide variety of courses and camps from 1 to 5 days, for 2-14 year olds, throughout the year, geared towards fun & learning new skills in a challenging & safe e...

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Swish Young from the Harlem Globetrotters

Swish Young from the Harlem Globetrotters

Mid Morning Mix

On Monday March 26 the world-famous Harlem Globetrotters basketball team will be appearing at the Hallenstadion Zurich. Their live performances make them one of the most exciting sports show acts i...

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Gadget Guru - An Oori Drone

Gadget Guru - An Oori Drone

Gadget Guru

What's the latest in drone news? Our Gadget Guru tells us why he's so excited about Oori from Uvify.    

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Gadget Guru - Raptor AR Glasses for Cycling

Gadget Guru - Raptor AR Glasses for Cycling

Gadget Guru

Image: Raptor's Workout mode POV   Check out these new Raptor glasses! What features would you like to see?  

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Why Ally loves a weekly 5k run in the park

Why Ally loves a weekly 5k run in the park

Mid Morning Mix

Ally Bainton got in touch with such enthusiasm for his local running / walking club that we had to listen. He's part of an organisation called Parkrun, who organise weekly 5km walks or runs ...

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Freerider Richard Amacker

Freerider Richard Amacker

Mid Morning Mix

  Richard Amacker was on his first pair of skis at the age of 2. He spent 16 years as an alpine skier, but admits it bored him a bit, so moved to freeriding. In his very first Freeride W...

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InterSoccer Autumn camps

InterSoccer Autumn camps

Mid Morning Mix

Steve Long from InterSoccer explains why the Autumn holiday camps coming up are not only great for kids, but also brilliant for working parents.

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Geneva Yoga Festival is back!

Geneva Yoga Festival is back!

Mid Morning Mix

The Geneva Yoga Festival is on this 8-10 September. It's open to all those interested in yoga; from the very experienced, to those who’d just like to dabble and give it a go for the first...

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Dragonboat racing and raising money for ESCA

Dragonboat racing and raising money for ESCA

Mid Morning Mix

This Sunday 3rd September will see dragonboats take to the Lac de Joux in the name of ESCA; the English Speaking Cancer Association, here in Switzerland. Paddle for Cancer is their main f...

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Gadget Guru - Motorbike Gadgetry

Gadget Guru - Motorbike Gadgetry

Gadget Guru

Vroom Vroom! Paul Bristow is back and cruising into the studio with a new motorcycle gadget from NUVIT that may have a pretty hefty price-tag, but will certainly make you feel like you're in...

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123Cross - Olympic and Sprint triathlons in Verbier

123Cross - Olympic and Sprint triathlons in Verbier

Mid Morning Mix

123Cross offers olympic level and sprint distance cross triathlons and duathlons this coming weekend (3rd September 2017) in Le Châble, near Martigny in open lakes and through woodland. Th...

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After-school fun with Intersoccer this Autumn term

After-school fun with Intersoccer this Autumn term

Mid Morning Mix

Steve joins Katt on the Mid Morning Mix to talk about Intersoccer courses and why it's great for 2 - 12 year olds to get outside and play football! We talk about the sport itself and what yo...

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140 crossfit athletes head to Geneva for the Lake Throwdown

140 crossfit athletes head to Geneva for the Lake Throwdown

Mid Morning Mix

'Geneva Fitness Games' is a non-profit association who create and organise sports events to raise funds and raise awareness of charitable associations such as the Foundation Theodora or Cou...

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Circus Chnopf - 'Panik!' tour

Circus Chnopf - 'Panik!' tour

Mid Morning Mix

Circus Chnopf's 'Panik!' tour is underway and continuing around Swiss cities and villages until mid-September. Dave Sieger, Production Manager, describes the show's style as '...

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WeHike - a hiking community

WeHike - a hiking community

Mid Morning Mix

Photo taken at: Faulhorn and Männlichen   WeHike is a Swiss startup, created by friends who were passionate about hiking and creating communities of like-minded people. WeHike ...

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Geneva Squash Club welcomes the kids this summer

Geneva Squash Club welcomes the kids this summer

Mid Morning Mix

The manager of the Geneva Squash Club Duncan Steele joins Katt Cullen in the studio to talk about squash as a summer activity for kids. 

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John Farnworth is back!

John Farnworth is back!

Mid Morning Mix

John Farnworth is so much fun to have in the WRS studios. Not only is he full of energy and full of enthusiasm for what he does, he's also a whizz with a football and draws people around him to...

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Join the Bike the Lake team.

Join the Bike the Lake team.

The Breakfast Show

Bike round the lake and raise money for a good cause!

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483km complete and 13km to go - running Switzerland with Izyaslav Koza

483km complete and 13km to go - running Switzerland with Izyaslav Koza

Mid Morning Mix

Izyaslav Koza is a high endurance runner who is currently running across the entire length of Switzerland. This will be the sixth country that he's run across, having previously tackled the Uni...

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'Give It All' for UNICEF - cycling in Crans Montana on June 10

'Give It All' for UNICEF - cycling in Crans Montana on June 10

Mid Morning Mix

Your commitment makes the difference!! Sign up and fundraise: www.unicef.ch/en/cycling-for-children

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Caroline Goasguen on women's golf

Caroline Goasguen on women's golf

Mid Morning Mix

Caroline Goasguen is organising an event on Tuesday 6th June. It's a networking event for female golfers. She joined Katt in the studio to talk about why she believes more women should play gol...

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