Swimming Events in South West

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JUL28
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The Little Haven Regatta Swim
Haverfordwest, Wales, United Kingdom

We are delighted to be part of the Little Haven Regatta and facilitating their Open Water Swim. The event will be part of the Weekends activities being held in this delightful little fishing village.

The swim will be 1500m starting at the slipway, with an out, around the buoys and back effort. All in this picturesque location right in the heart of the Pembrokeshire Coast National Park.

The swim will have limited entries of 50 persons and will be ideal for people new to open water swimming. Or those that want a chance to support the regatta or take part in a nice little event!!!

£15
The Little Haven Regatta Swim
AUG3
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The Swim To The Edge Series – Solva Swim
Solva, Wales, United Kingdom

The Swim to the Edge is part of the Solva Edge Festival weekend when the idyllic harbour village, which lies in the middle of the Pembrokeshire coast national park has a celebration of sport, music and arts. The swim itself is one of the most scenic and challenging open water swims in the UK and with two distances available we have something for everyone

£40
The Swim To The Edge Series – Solva Swim
AUG23
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Doggy Paddle & Big Dog Swims
Reading, South East, United Kingdom

Welcome to the 8th running of these fabulous lake swims taking place at the ever popular Tri2O Swim Centre on the outskirts of Reading.

The Big Dog Swim will provide a great test for the more experienced swimmer and a perfect start to the racing season. This 3.8 swim will be an ideal time trial for those looking at Ironman events through the summer and will be brilliant time in the water for those that just love and swim and swim.

The Doggy Paddle swim event offers the perfect opportunity to those looking to conquer the Olympic distance swim portion of a triathlon for the first time, to those wanting to practice that unique feeling of a mass deep water start and perhaps just trying to improve their swim times.

£18
Doggy Paddle & Big Dog Swims
AUG31
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The Swim To The Edge Series – The Abereiddy Swim
Haverfordwest, Wales, United Kingdom

This really is a monster of an open water swim. It will see you head off from Abereiddy Beach, and follow the Southern cliffs of the Pembrokeshire Coast Paths as you head out into the Bay.

After about a mile you will reach the secluded bay of Aber Pwll and from here you will turn around and head back towards The Beach for an Aussie Exit before heading back into the water and swimming along the North Coast line before doing a U turn and heading into the now world famous Blue Lagoon where you will finish.

£40
The Swim To The Edge Series – The Abereiddy Swim
JUL20
Club to Pub
Henley-on-Thames, South East, United Kingdom

The Club to Pub swim, now in its fifth year, continues to grow in popularity. A summer 1.5km evening swims taking place in the heart of Henley. Starting from Henley Rowing Club, and finishing at the Historic Angel on the Bridge (dating back to 1728).

The first 400m from Henley Rowing Club will head upstream towards Marsh lock, turning at 2 large marker buoys, and hugging the Mill meadow bank all the way back down to the Angel on the Bridge.

There will be a BBQ and drinks available to purchase after the swim.

£45
Club to Pub
AUG4
Thames Marathon Swim
Henley-on-Thames, South East, United Kingdom

The Thames Marathon is a 14km long-distance challenge swim from Henley-on-Thames to Marlow. It covers a beautiful stretch of the Thames and has become one of open water swimmings most prestigious marathon swims.

£110
Thames Marathon Swim
AUG10
St Michael's Mount Swim
Marazion, South West, United Kingdom

The Chestnut Appeal for Mens' Health one and a half mile swim around the spectacular St Michaels Mount will be taking place again this year.

£35
St Michael's Mount Swim
AUG18
Cotswolds 10km Marathon Swim
Ashton Keynes, South West, United Kingdom

The swim will take place in the beautiful lakes of the Cotswolds. The event will be a deep-water start with all swimmers in the race starting together. There will be timed splits for each 1km of the course via a timing chip on your wrist (tagging the pontoon on each lap). There is the option for a self-fuelled feed station at each km too.

£25
Cotswolds 10km Marathon Swim
AUG18
Cotswolds 5K Swim
Ashton Keynes, South West, United Kingdom

The swim will take place in the beautiful lakes of the Cotswolds. The event will be a deep-water start with all swimmers in the race starting together. There will be timed splits for each 1km of the course via a timing chip on your wrist (tagging the pontoon on each lap). There is the option for a self-fuelled feed station at each km too.

£25
Cotswolds 5K Swim
AUG18
Cotswolds Swim
Ashton Keynes, South West, United Kingdom

The swims will take place in #Lake62 in the beautiful lakes of the Cotswolds. The event will be a deep-water start with all swimmers in the race starting together. There will be timed splits for each 1k of the course, with the option for a self fuelled feed station at each kilometre.

£18 - £25
Cotswolds Swim
AUG24
Polkerris Swim Festival
Par, South West, United Kingdom

The Swim Festival is a mass-participation open water sea swimming event and a great chance to challenge yourself in a particular distance. If you're feeling fit and strong you could swim two or even all three distances!



The event offers a choice of a 1km, 2km, or 3km distance. The course will consist of 1km laps and will include a very short Australian exit near the water's edge ideal for spectators.



Each swim will have a separate start time. So there's

a chance to swim three times and clock up 6km.

That would deserve some well earned kudos!



Each competitor will receive a swim hat and a special commemorative medal. If you enter all 3 swims you

will receive a 20 discount on the total entry fee.

£25 - £230
Polkerris Swim Festival
SEP1
Oxford Classic Mile Swim
Oxford, South East, United Kingdom

Swim this 1 mile stretch of open water between Donnington Bridge and Folly Bridge. The course may vary depending on conditions unforeseen circumstances and access rights on the river. Full details will be made clear well in advance of the swim date.

£38
Oxford Classic Mile Swim
SEP7
RNLI Around the Mount Swim
Marazion, South West, United Kingdom

The RNLI Around the Mount Open Water Swim is a one and a half mile open water sea swim around the iconic St Michaels Mount in Mounts Bay, Cornwall.

£25
RNLI Around the Mount Swim
SEP8
Looe Island Swim
Looe, South West, United Kingdom

The Looe Island to East Looe Beach swim will take place on Sunday 8th September with a swim time of around 13.00. The length of the swim is a little over a mile. Swimmers are transported by Glass-Bottomed Boat to the Island where they will alight. The Safety Briefing will take place on the Island and once the safety team are in place the swim back to East Looe Beach will begin. Last years swim was a huge success and the 120 swimmers raised a fantastic 12,000. The swim is held in partnership with the Rotary Club of Looe.

£35
Looe Island Swim
SEP21
Polkerris 5km Sea Swim
Par, South West, United Kingdom

The 2019 edition will be a point to point swim starting in the harbour of Charlestown and finishing on the beach in the harbour of Polkerris.

The route will take you across St Austell Bay from east to west passing all the Carlyon Bay beaches plus Spit and Par before finishing at Polkerris.

Hopefully, you'll be rewarded with a clear flat calm turquoise sea and lots of ocean wildlife en route. And as always a massive swim-five from the Mad Hatter crew at the finish will await every competitor from 1st to last. What's not to like?

Each competitor will receive a coloured swim hat and a special commemorative medal. Male and female prizes for overall 1st, 2nd, 3rd and AG winners.

Registration will take place at Polkerris and we will transport you to the start unless you have your own transport with family/friends. You will only be able to take that which you need on the transport so please plan on what you need to take and what you will leave in the baggage store at Polkerris.

£55
Polkerris 5km Sea Swim
AUG21
Teignmouth 750m OWTT Race 4
Teignmouth, United Kingdom

A Wednesday evening friendly 750m open water swim time trial (TT), in the sea at Teignmouth Beach starting at 18:30. This event is one of six throughout the summer. The distance is measured the same each event to account for the tide. A bottle of prosecco for the first male, first female and the swimmer deemed the 'best trier'. A lucky draw for all competitors to win a free sports massage. All prize winners get free entry to the next TT. As you finish you get a cup of hot chocolate, tea or coffee to keep you warm. The presentation will take place as soon as the last swimmer finishes. Results will be posted online.

Teignmouth 750m OWTT Race 4
SEP14
The Dart 10K
Totnes, South West, United Kingdom

The Dart 10k was the first, and is arguably the finest, 10k swim on the open water calendar. It has grown from 200 swimmers to 1600. The course of the Dart 10K is a unique journey punctuated by landmarks such as the Cormorant Tree, the white rock, Sharpham boat house and Bow Creek. Its supported by volunteers from the local and swimming community who make it special. Its not a race we have some fantastic and some very fast swimmers, we have skin swimmers, disabled swimmers, newbies, butterfly swimmers but whatever the level, the language of the day is different. Its a journey, not a race, and theres room for everyone in the river.

The Dart 10K
SEP22
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Meglio Conquer The Chilterns 1.5km & 3km Swim
Fawley, South East, United Kingdom

Take part in the Meglio Conquer The Chilterns 1.5km & 3.0km Swim. There are 2 distances to choose from that will cater for both beginners and experienced swimmers.

The Swim takes place in the River Thames and navigates the world famous Henley Royal Regatta and Temple Island Meadows.

Booking Closed
Meglio Conquer The Chilterns 1.5km & 3km Swim
OCT6
Brackley Triathlon
Brackley, East Midlands, United Kingdom

Now approaching its 8th year this family friendly triathlon has the swim section at the new simming pool at Brackley Leisure Centre with transition area immediately outside. Family pool based triathlon with enclosed junior events and an adult rural bike around surrounding villages with attractive offsite & fully enclosed traffic free bike and run.

Adults choose a one or two lap 14 or 28km bike course and a one or two lap 2.5 or 5km run course, both taking in the beauty of Brackley and surrounding villages and countryside.

Sprint distance Aquabike. Swim and bike only option for the sprint distance. Those opting for the aquabike complete the course as normal but head straight for the finish after the bike section.

Booking Closed
Brackley Triathlon

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