Swimming crossing of Lake Como

Date: Mon, Jul 27, 2020

Over 600 people participate in the swimming of Lake Como. It keeps attracts more curious and supporters of the tradition every year. This event is organized by a non-profitable organization.

The non-competitive event takes place at nightfall on Lake Como. Participants coming to Torno by rubber boats from the Moltrasio Canottieri jetty. All athletes together with amateurs and children need to swim 1000 meters by themselves. The rescue boats follow the entire route ready to intervene at any request by any swimmer. This long swim has a symbolic meaning to remind the true value of sport. The sport has an extraordinary and fascinating charge. It is capable of humanity and courage, filling with adventure every single life.