Make a splash this summer

8th February 2016

Take the plunge with us in Europe’s largest open-water sponsored event, taking place in Lake Windermere

Great North Swim

Thousands of swimmers will take to the Lake District waters, providing an electric party atmosphere for this thrilling event.

“Whether you are an expert or a complete beginner, this inclusive one mile swim is within your reach. If you are looking for something different, then look no further!"

“Why not get a team together and ‘pool’ your resources to make an even bigger difference to our work? Go for a dip and show us you enjoy a challenge.”

Rachel Oakley, Events Fundraiser

We have limited guaranteed places available in the event, taking place on Saturday 11 June. Confirm your place today with a £25 registration fee and pledge to raise a minimum of £175.

Every penny raised will help fund vital research, awareness and support for people affected by the devastating disease. 

“We rely on the energy, enthusiasm and initiative of our supporters to raise the funds we need each and every day to continue our vital research, awareness and support work."

“Taking part in events like this makes a real difference to those who are at risk from meningitis and those whose lives have already been changed forever because of it.” 

Rachel Oakley, Events Fundraiser

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