Difficult Season, Difficult Choices

Sun, 22. Jan. 2017

Local resident Karim Ojjeh provides us with play-by-play updates of his racing events each season. This fall, after a difficult season, Ojjeh was forced to rethink his car, and his career. For the full text on Ojjeh's trials and tribulations, please see our 30 December issue.

Snow Bike Festival On Now

Sat, 21. Jan. 2017

Now in its third year, the Snow Bike Festival 2017 is currently in session and brings a long weekend of fun and adventure to the Saanenland. The event will run until 22 January and feature the 4-Day Stage Race, Eliminator Night Race, Fun Ride, Snow Bike Party & Fat Bike, and MTB Expo.

For a full programme please see www.snowbikefestival.com.

Strings Galore at Sommets Musicaux

Tue, 17. Jan. 2017

The Saanenland’s biggest winter music festival is set to host a 17th edition filled with talent both young and old. This year, the Sommets Musicaux de Gstaad will present a three-pronged approach to the festival, which will run 27 January to 4 February 2017.

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Home Is Where the Heart Is -- Interview with Dr Beat Walpoth

There are two ways to meet Dr Beat Walpoth, and one of them is infinitely more pleasant than the other: Over a glass of fine wine at the Palace, or when you’ve suffered “apparent death”.