We have 5 places for the Great North Swim in 2019! Take part in Europe’s biggest open water swimming event with around 10,000 participants in Windermere. 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.

You can choose to swim the one mile distance on either 7th or 8th or 9th June 2019. 

Location: Windemere, Lake District, Cumbria

Date: 7-9 June 2019

Distance: 1 mile

Minimum sponsorship target: £200

Registration fee: £40

To book fill out the form or register your interest: Email

How we'll support you

If you choose us as your charity for the challenge, you'll receive:

  • A Team Gene vest or Tshirt
  • A Geneious Fundraising guide and goodies.
  • Support through your journey from our Events Coordinator

Event details and schedule

Organised by

Genetic Disorders UK

199a, Victoria Street, London

Phone: 07983839958

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