■ Month of the event: August
■ Chief organizer: Swimming Sports Club Nereus (Klub plaveckých športov Nereus)
"The Žilina Triathlon" is a popular event of national importance with regular foreign participation. For the first time, the event was held in 1999. The Žilina Triathlon takes place in surroundigs of the Žilina Dam.
It has been a part of the Triathlon Slovak Cup since 2000. More than 200 participants (registererd competitors but also recreational athletes) are involved in the event. Triathletes compete in running, cycling and swimmng.