European Orienteering Championship 2018
This week until May 18 Ticino is the setting of the European Championships of Orienteering Race. 300 participants from more than 30 countries compete between nature and the city, from Bellinzona to Mendrisio, to compete for the title of European champion in five different specialties.
Follow the results online on the official website
Others to the professional another three thousand sportsmen of all ages are expected to participate in the competitions of the 5-day Swiss: the most important event of 2018 nationally for fans of Orienteering.
Many pupils will also try their hand at this discipline, map and compass, within the SCOOL-Cup.
A fascinating sport that connects the race to the unmissable setting of our region, from the woods to the lake, from the mountains to the city.
Are you curious and would like to try? In Ticino there are several fixed routes to discover and if you want you can participate in one of the many competitions open to beginners (for information: www.asti-ticino.ch/co )