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Traversata popolare del golfo di Riva San Vitale

10th Edition

The Municipality of Riva San Vitale, in collaboration with the Società Salvataggio Mendrisiotto, is organising the popular Crossing of the Gulf of Riva San Vitale.

The event, which is not only sporting but above all recreational and non-competitive, is an opportunity for all swimming enthusiasts to enjoy a moment of healthy fun and joyful socialization, in an environmental and natural environment of great value, such as the Gulf of Riva San Vitale.

  • Length: 1 nautical mile (about 1850 m) in total safety;
  • Entry fee: CHF 25.00 (payment on site by 9:00 a.m.);
  • Registration by Wednesday 21 July 2021 (maximum 120 participants) at the lido Buvette or at info@rivasanvitale.ch.
  • Meeting point: 9:00 a.m., Lido.

In case of bad weather the crossing will be postponed to Saturday 31 July 2021.

The event will take place in compliance with the regulations issued by the competent federal and cantonal authorities for the prevention of the spread of COVID-19 in force at the time of the event.


  • OPENING Sun: 09:00
  • CATEGORIES Sports events