About INTERNATIONAL LAKE GARDA MARATHON
Lake Garda is a unique setting where the breathtaking view of the lake and mountains touches your soul. The strikingly beautiful route, almost entirely along the Lake Garda lakefront, will give athletes a chance to compete in a first class sports event and have a taste of top-quality hospitality.The town of Salò is situated about halfway up Lake Garda on the side that is in the province of Brescia, it looks out over the Gulf of Salò. The name Salò is said by some to derive from the divination of an Etruscan queen, Salodia, others, however, argue that it derives from an Etruscan magistrate, Saloo, or from the Latin term Salodium which indicates the rooms in classical Roman villas.
The Lake Garda is a unique environment, in which the merger between the lake and the mountains gives the landscape touches your soul; the nature of the dominant element invites you to experience an active holiday, in the course of the sign relaxation , but also in the sign of the rediscovery of themselves, of their physical size, the contact with the ' environment , the sports and wellness . For this is born on the project International Marathon del Garda , to consolidate, to exalt, to blow up the distinctive character of the tourist offer of this territorial system; running on a dazzling October morning along the crystalline waters of Lake will demonstrate everything we are famous for. The Garda is unique and unrepeatable offer, history, culture, tradition, hospitality awaits athletes who decide to enroll in the International Lake Garda Marathon and their families, friends and carers to give them a glimpse of its features and peculiarities.
A track unique, unrepeatable, charming , drawn almost entirely "on the" waters of Lake Garda will offer an opportunity to compete in a level of sporting competition, but also enjoy an excellent welcome. All countries of the lake, the historic cities of art such as Verona and the Arena, with Mart Rovereto, Trento with its old town and castle Buonconsiglio, and Brescia with its museums and its shows, await participants in the International Lake Garda Marathon to offer them not only a competition, but also a moment of vacation really dream.