The 35th edition of the Triathlon of Bardolino will take place on the 16th of June 2018 with the first wave starting at 12.30 pm. It is the oldest marathon in Italy, registering more than a thousand athletes from Italy and abroad per year. As an Olympic triathlon, the event features the following distances: 1500 m swimming, 40 km cycling and 10 km running.
The international triathlon of the town of Bardolino takes place in the beautiful setting of Lake Garda. The swimming competition in the water of Lake Garda is followed by a bicycle race through the hills and vineyards behind Bardolino and the footrace through the town itself. With an attendance of 1500 athletes, the International Triathlon of the Town of Bardolino saw a record participation in the "olympic triathlon" category in 2015.