slowUp Zürichsee is organised by the slowUp Zürichsee Association. The association was founded on 7 June 2004 and joined its headquarters to the Rapperswil Zürichsee Tourism at Haldenstrasse 13 in Rapperswil.

The slowUp Zürichsee Association has no political or religious affiliation.  

The first slowUp Zürichsee took place on 26 September 2004 on the right bank of Lake Zurich between Zurich and Rapperswil. Since 2005 the route has run from Meilen through Rapperswil-Jona to Schmerikon at the upper Zürichsee.

The organisation committee consists of the following people:

from left: Peter Knaus, Jonas Schaufelberger, Thomas Bärlocher, Andrea Lenz, Daniel Leupi, Hans Länzlinger, Helene Tobler Jost, Ruedi Haug, Bettina Länzlinger

OK President
Hans Länzlinger

Bettina Bachofen

Peter Knaus

Safety / Route
Joe Zuppiger

Public Transport
Jonas Schaufelberger

Infrastructure / Inlineskating
Thomas Bärlocher

Albert Rickli

Accompanying programme
Andrea Lenz

Special orders
Daniel Leupi

Helene Tobler Jost