The Great North Swim 2018

Friday 8th June 2018 to Sunday 10th June 2018 - This event has finished

Great North Swim

Time: Fri: 12 - 5.30pm, Sat: 7.30am - 5pm, Sun: 9am - 2pm (TBC)
Email: info(at)
Telephone: +44 (0) 191 272 7033
Venue: Lake District Visitor Centre
Address: Brockhole
Town: Windermere
County: Cumbria
Postcode: LA23 1LJ
Google Map: View here

great_north_swim04.jpgThe Great North Swim is Europe’s biggest open water swimming event with around 10,000 participants and will return to Windermere at a new venue. Instead of Low Wood Bay as in previous years, the Lake District Visitor Centre will be home to the Great North Swim 2018.

Over three days, participants of all abilities take the plunge in stunning Windermere over a range of distances. The event also features thrilling elite races with some of the world’s best swimmers. Get your family and friends along to make a weekend of it in the picturesque surroundings of the Lake District National Park. Suitable for swimmers of all abilities, you can enjoy this event safe in the knowledge expert safety kayakers will be with you every stroke of the way.

The Great North Swim 2018 - Your Events and What's On Guide for Bowness & Windermere

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