The best running and cycling events at the Lake in 2023

Are you an enthusiastic runner or biker? Or you simply love cheer for your favourites? You will like these programs.

We have collected the most important sports events for you, no matter if you are a sportsman or just an enthusiastic fan.

Below, you will find the best running and cycling sports events around the Lake Balaton and in the West-Balaton region in 2023:

4-7th May XIV. NN Ultrabalaton, Siófok
Only one round, though 220 kilometres long. 🙂

10-14th May Tour de Hongrie
A more than 90 years old cyclist national racing, inspired by the world-famous Tour de France

13-14th May XXIV. Balatonround, Zamárdi
On two wheels around the Lake.

20th May  II. Trigo Badacsony Half Marathon and Marathon
A running event in Badacsony. You can test your fitness on 8 distances.

27th May WILD heart of Ederics – Maximum Pulse
An event for runners with a heart for nature.

27th May McDonald’s BringaMánia Tour de Balaton, Siófok
It is rather a cycle tour than a competition, so you do not have to be fast. You can attend either with your friends or alone. Discover the beautiful sights around the Lake.

June (Information later) Tour de Pelso
If you want to break your limits …

June (Information later) Keszthely Kilometers
One of the best marathons in the region. Super stretches and great spirit.

9-10th June 575 Keszthely Triathlon
Look for your swimming suits and take part in this fantastic event!

1st July  Spirit of Balaton
24 hours- 220 kilometres, that’s going to be a real experience!

25-28th August Balaton Bike Derby
Beautiful vistas, unending vineyards, forest trails. A great biker experience on the whole weekend.

September (Information later) Cserszegtomaj spirit
One-sixth, one-third and half marathon over the hills for individual runners and relay teams.

7th October  Vadlán Ultra Cross Country
Runners organise this program for runners in the beautiful natural environment of the West-Balaton Region.

13-14th October Burger King Ultrabalaton Trail
In 2023 it will be the fifth time this fantastic cross-country running trail in the Balaton Uplands.

October (Information later) Vonyarc spirit
It is almost a half or quarter marathon in the Keszthely Hills.


Organisers keep the right to change programs.