Maratona dles Dolomites
138 km. 8 mountain passes. 9000 participants. The Maratona dles Dolomites is a bike marathon. Since 1987, it takes place every year on the first Sunday in July in the Dolomites and in the area of Alta Badia. The route leads over mountain passes like Campolongo, Pordoi, Sella, Gardena and Falzarago. The maximum difference in altitude is 4230 metres. Participants can choose from three routes of different lengths: the Maratona route, the Medium route or the Sellaronda route. Part of this event, which is known far beyond the borders, includes a vast framework programme organised by associations and numerous voluntaries. Furthermore, the Maratona dles Dolomites always focuses on a certain motto, and part of the starting fees are donated to a charity project.