This information is likely to change due to a new swim organiser. We are waiting responses from various lake district officials to finalise details. Please keep checking back on this
This information is likely to change due to a new swim organiser. We are waiting responses from various lake district officials to finalise details. Please keep checking back on this page and our facebook notifications.
2pm for 4.15pm starters
5pm for 7pm starters
3.45pm for 4.15pm starters
6.30pm for 7pm starters
4.15pm or 7pm
Rowing boats are no longer available to hire on the lake so enterants need to source their own Kayak or rowing boat and crew.
Car Parking – at Fell Foot Park
Swimmers & Crew further information
The course is a straight line course from Waterhead/Ambleside to Fell Foot Park and back.
The finish is to cross the line in line with Jetty marked by a buoy in the water.
The turn is at Fellfoot going through a line of buoys next to the jetty, swimming between the buoys and jetty and giving your number. Your crew are to stay outside this area, you will be guided towards a small boat which is lit up, please go around behind the boat anti clockwise.
At the turnaround point you may be asked questions to ensure we are happy that you are fit to return back to Waterhead Ambleside.
There are kayaks in the water at this point to guide you past the small lit up boat.
Your crew at this point may want to take a toilet stop, please let the turn safety staff know.
There is also a first aid point here.
Contact Swim Secretary: Stephen O’Brien
Entries open awaiting information from swim sec 2021
6 (Saturday) 2:00 pm - 7 (Sunday) 1:00 pm
Lake District National Park Cumbria UK