Don’t miss the major sports meetings in the Olympic Capital.
The major sporting events in 2016
The top sports competitions in Lausanne in 2016
25 August 2016
A firm fixture on the international calendar, Athletissima brings the best athletes in the world to the La Pontaise Olympic Stadium in Lausanne, with stars such as Bolt, Lavillenie, Hussein and Perkovic. Mega!
3x3 Lausanne Masters
27 and 28 August 2016
After Sao Paulo, Los Angeles, Tapeï and Prague, Lausanne will be welcoming another event of the 3x3 World Tour Masters to place Centrale this year. This competition brings together the world’s best 3x3 basketball teams and promises high-adrenaline action.
2 to 4 September 2016
The international equestrian meeting celebrates its 20th anniversary this year. This time, in addition to the usual disciplines, a Concours Complet International (CIC 2*) has been organised on the enchanting site on the plaine de Mauveray. During this event the 5000 spectators will have the opportunity to admire the very best riders in the world.
29 and 30 October 2016
An international event of global renown, this competition winds its way between Lake Geneva and the Lavaux vineyards and is open to all, elite runners and amateurs alike, with a variety of categories: marathon, half-marathon, 10k, etc… Not to be missed, and highly regarded by athletes from right across the world.
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20 and 21 August 2016
Professional and amateur athletes alike will be throwing themselves in the water, leaping on their bikes and donning their trainers along the various routes on the shores of the lake, and all in an idyllic setting and magical atmosphere. It’s going to be an impressive spectacle!