01 September 2019

Bike Day

A spectatcular popular ride around the Lake of Lugano.

Race type

The Bike Day is a popular ride open to everyone aimed at promoting the use of the bicycle in safety and for cycle path projects, organized by the Velo Club Monte Tamaro.

The route has a length of about 21.4 km around the mountain symbol of the City of Lugano and logo of the 1996 World Road Cycling Championships: Monte San Salvatore.

The number of participants is limited to 1000.


The ride will take place with any weather condition. Private vehicles are not allowed following the participants.

The departure will take place at 10.00 AM and the traveling speed will be 10-15 km / h. The ride will not be timed and there will be no rankings. The group will be preceded by a vehicle open race.

In Melide, around 200 parking spaces will be available for participants and the public.


Registration is free and is mandatory for all participants. With less than six years of age it is not possible to ride on the road, but only in the seat or in the trailer pulled by an adult.

Registration can be done until Friday 30 August 2019 online on the website www.bikeday.ch and Sunday 1. September 2019 from 8.00 to 10.00 AM in Melide in Piazza Domenico Fontana. The bib will be delivered on Sunday 1st September 2019 from 8.00 am to 10.00 AM in Melide, Piazza Domenico Fontana.

The registration entitles you to the voucher for the pasta party and to a professional health service.


Orario Attività


Ultime iscrizioni, ritiro pettorali


Apertura buvette


Partenza pedalata


Animazione, attività e intrattenimenti:
- pannelli informativi sulla rete cantonale delle ciclopiste
- Pro Velo Ticino


Arrivo pedalata

dalle 12:00

Pasta party offerta ai partecipanti


Programma Bike Day