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Sporting Event, Sun 25 Aug 2019, £25

Windermere Wild Swim 2018

Windermere Wild Swim 2018

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The 1500m distance swim is suitable for newbie open water swimmers or those wanting to swim a shorter distance, whereas the 3km swim incorporates an extra out & back loop & double the distance. This is swim with a difference with different depths along the way, beautiful scenery and wildlife and has been described as a “truely unique swim”. After trialing our one way swim last year, we had great feedback with swimmers enjoying the A to B swim & beautiful meadow walk back to the start.
The Windermere “Wild” Swim is a lake/river swim starting at Fell Foot, Windermere with the different distances, It is a beautiful swim and you get a chance to enjoy the beautiful views of the South Lakes with Gummers How fell in the distance & the beautiful Fell Foot park.
Non wetsuits swimmers allowed providing the water is 14 degrees. Decision to be posted a day before event date.
14 years and over on event day for 1500m (parents will need sign a waiver). Any swimmers under 16 must be a club swimmer and will need evidence of this from a coach or club. All U18 swimmers will need to wear a wetsuit.
All non wetsuit swimmers must wear a tow float. Due to the nature of the swim, we can get currents in some parts of the swim course and reserve the right to shorten the distance or change the route of the planned swim, if deemed necessary for safety.
All non wetsuit swimmers must use a tow float.
Entry – just £25 online on 1.5km and 3km
No entries on the day – entries close Wednesday 21st August 2018.
Event Swim cap
Event medal to all finishers
Refreshments
Changing area/toilets on site
Beautiful swim
Registration – 8.am – 8.30am at lakeside (at the Blue Gazebo)
Prizes to 1st Male & Female in the 1.5km & 3km.
Any questions email Christine at info@sleekerswim.co.uk or text/call 07832 376230

Event details

Dates Times
Sun 25 Aug 2019 09:00 to 11:00

Facilities

  • Dogs acceptedDogs accepted

Events at this Venue

date event
Fri 23 - Mon 26 Aug Creating Joy 2019
Sun 25 Aug Windermere "Wild" Swim 2019

Address

Newby Bridge,
Cumbria,
LA12 8NA

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Map reference: SD 368862  Lat: 54.26770 Long: -2.97114

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