2019 Great North Swim - Windermere

Friday, June 7, 2019

Warm-Up Time: 10:00

Location: Brockhole on Windermere

For ten years the Great Swim has provided thousands of swimmers with exhilarating, challenging and safe events, whatever their age or ability. So whether it’s your first time or you’re looking for your next adventure, get out of the pool and take the plunge with Great Swim today.


Hosted at Brockhole on Windermere, the Great North Swim 2019 is a fantastic weekend of open water swimming in the stunning Lake District.

The event takes place from 7 – 9 June 2019.

The Great North Swim has distances to suit all levels and abilities you can enjoy a weekend in the great outdoors with friends and family.

Events included are: 250 metres, 1/2 a mile, 1 mile, 2 miles, 5km or 10km.

Wetsuit use is optional at all Great Swim events for water temperatures of 15⁰C or above.

Swimmers choosing not to wear a wetsuit MUST use an approved high visibility tow float.

This only applies to swimmers aged over 16 years old. Swimmers aged under 16 will be required to wear a wetsuit.

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