The “Traversata del Lago di Lugano 1932” is a non lucrative association responsible for the organization of the swimming event that takes place in the waters of the Ceresio lake since 1932.

The committee can rely on the help of the City of Lugano, especially the Sport Department, the Events Department and the city Police, as well as the support of Lugano Swimming, Waterpolo and Synchronized Swimming team, and the Lugano water rescue team.