The Ardia. July 6 and 7 in the Sanctuary Sanctuary in Sedilo, Sardinia

Welcome to the site of the Santu Antinu Association, which organizes one of the most beautiful and suggestive traditional festivals of Sardinia: “S’Ardia“, which takes place on July 6 and 7 of each year in Sedilo.

In this website you can find information about the association, about Sedilo and above all news and insights on Ardia.

An unbridled race made in honor of St. Constantine, which takes place every year at Sedilo on the evening of July 6th and is repeated on the morning of the 7th. It is led by a capocorsa, knows prima pandela, followed by two other knights, knows secunda and knows Third, and three stocks. There are about 100 riders every year.
InfoMap of the route

Ardia about 1950

Ardia 1994

Ardia 2012

Where we are

We’re in Sedilo, a center in the province of Oristan. It is situated in the center of Sardinia at 288 meters above sea level and has 2000 inhabitants.