Advertisements

Some training in Lausanne


After the World Cup last weekend Ross and I headed across Switzerland to Lausanne, dropping off James and picking Greta up in Zurich on the way.  It was absolutely pissing with rain, but still really warm on the way down!

Lake Geneva from the training areas near La Cergue

Once down there we got out onto some maps straight away and into some cool terrain. Amber and Kate (minus her bags…)  joined us the following two days for some long training then a day of sprint and middle training, interspersed with shopping every five minutes…

Some of the terrain in the training areas

Yesterday the girls took off to Spain for the World University Champs while Ross and I got some more training in (potentially wandering  into France?) before heading back across Switzerland in baking heat through bumper to bumper traffic to Davos.

On the road to Davos

We got some valuable time on maps in and now have a bit of  time to rest up, relax, reflect on the maps and train a bit in the mountains before heading back to Lausanne next week for more training before WOC.

Advertisements
Categories: Orienteering

Leave a Reply

Fill in your details below or click an icon to log in:

WordPress.com Logo

You are commenting using your WordPress.com account. Log Out /  Change )

Google+ photo

You are commenting using your Google+ account. Log Out /  Change )

Twitter picture

You are commenting using your Twitter account. Log Out /  Change )

Facebook photo

You are commenting using your Facebook account. Log Out /  Change )

w

Connecting to %s

This site uses Akismet to reduce spam. Learn how your comment data is processed.

%d bloggers like this: