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Swimathon

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About
The world’s largest annual fundraising swim, is back and ready for you to dive in! Sign up to support Cancer Research UK and Marie Curie in raising as much money as possible for two causes close to the nation’s hearts. Choose to take part in an organised Swimathon session or take part at a time and
Participants
400m, 1.5k, 2.5k, and 5 more
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Calendar
Sun 19th Sep 2021
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Where and when
Location
United Kingdom
Start times
400m:
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1.5k:
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2.5k:
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5k:
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30.9k:
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Triple 5k:
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Team 1.5k:
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Team 5k:
TBC
Races summary
Here's what races are available for Swimathon
400m
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0.4km
1.5k
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1.5km
Team 1.5k
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1.5km
2.5k
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2.5km
Route information
This is your swim, on your terms! Swim any time between Friday 3 September and Sunday 19 September, at any venue of your choosing, and enjoy this event your way.
See hereExternalLink for an event video.
30.9k
Combining every single one of the set individual and team distances, entrants will swim 30.9k and be one of the first people to complete the entirety of the Swimathon.
Triple 5k
Swim 5k across 3 separate sessions to complete the Triple 5k. These can be at registered Swimathon pools and/or via the MySwimathon option.
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How to get there
United Kingdom
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Venues
300 pools across the UK will be hosting the event with sessions between Friday 10th of September and Sunday 12th of September. Due to venues recently opening their doors again, a few more venues will be added to the event, so do come back if there isn't a suitable venue now.
A full list of venues can be found hereExternalLink.
Event day logistics
Take part in this event anytime between the 3rd and 19th of September.
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Limelight Sports Club
We share a passion for the active world. We believe in the power of sport to change behaviours, build communities and make a difference. We're for the first-timers, the fast-timers, the old-timers and the good-timers. We know this space better than anyone, yet we still learn something new each day. We're here with a purpose, for a purpose. We don't just talk about it. We just do it. We work and play as one team. Limelight Sports. Creating an active world. Together.
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FAQ's
When is the Swimathon?
Entrants can take part in the event anytime between the 3rd of September and the 19th of September.
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Is the Swimathon a pool swim?
Yes, each location will be in a pool.
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Which venues can I swim at in the Swimathon?
A full list of the venues can be found here - https://swimathon.org/files/documents/Swimathon-Venues-List-August-2021.pdf
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