Dalyan Open Water Swimming Race, organized with an increasing number of swimmers every year, including those with disabilities, gives swimmers the pleasure of swimming in Caretta's house with the Carettas.
Dalyan Open Water Swimming Race, which is one of the most important activities of Dalyan in recent years, attracts attention with an increasing number of athletes every year.
Swimming competitions organized by the ministry of youth and sports, Turkish Swimming Federation, Mugla Governorate, Mugla Metropolitan Municipality, Mugla Chamber of Commerce and Industry (Mutso), Ortaca Governorate, Ortaca Municipality, and Dalyan Aquaculture Cooperative (Dalko) are organized with the theme of "We swim with Caretta" in 3500 meters Park at Dalyan Iztuzu Beach.
Hundreds of athletes between the ages of 14 and 89 from many countries around the world participated in this year's race, including disabled athletes.
During swimming, athletes enjoy both sports and swimming with Caretta caretta. Due to the races, various cultural events and concerts are held in Dalyan.