Great North Swim

Great North Swim

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 Minimum age: 15

 Minimum fundraising target: £200

 Deadline for ballot entry: 3rd May 2019

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

With distances to suit all levels and abilities you can enjoy a weekend in the great outdoors with friends and family. PAPYRUS has some places on the 1 mile swim event.

The 1 mile is suitable for swimmers of all abilities and is equivalent to 64 lengths of a standard 25m pool. The average completion time is approx 40 minutes. You can choose to enjoy a leisurely breaststroke while taking in the scenery or kick into crawl for a faster time.

PLEASE NOTE THIS EVENT IS 7-9 JUNE 2019. The organisers will allocate you with a specific wave time six weeks before the event. You’ll get an email from them letting you know your exact swim time.

1 Mile Swim Waves:

Friday 7th June: 14:00 – 16:00

Saturday 8th June: 09:30 – 12:30 then 12:30 – 15:00

Sunday 9th June: 10:00 – 13:00

 Map info: https://www.greatrun.org/great-swim/great-north-swim/info

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Great North Swim

Lake Windermere

Event Date: 07/06/2019

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