The circle of the swimmers of Balagne organizes with the support of the city, the Corsican League of Swimming and the Collectivity of Corsica, the Challenge of the bay of Calvi from the first aid post on the beach.

This event is part of the Corsican Open Water Championships, last stage and final of the Corsican Open Water Cup.

Four events of increasing distances are proposed 500 m, 1500 m, 3000 m and 5000 m. Possibility to swim with equipment (fins, mask and snorkel) on the 1500, 3000 and 5000 m.

Each event is open to all swimmers, licensed or not FFN, FFESSM, FFTRI, FFSS, FFhandi swimming.


  • Opening period

    Sunday 11 September at 7.30 am.

    Subject to favorable weather.

  • Other information

    Rules, prices and registration on the FFN website