MySwimathon

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Due to the current restrictions with regard the Covid-19 virus, Open Water Swimathon 2020 is now part of the brand-new MySwimathon 2020 campaign. You can enter today! Once entered, you can take part at any open water venue (or pool!) of your choosing from today until 31 October.

FUNDRAISE FOR CANCER RESEARCH UK AND MARIE CURIE

NEWS FEED

It's National Fitness Day!

In celebration of National Fitness Day 2020, we look at the ways in which swimming helps our physical and mental health.

Olivia's story

Olivia is taking on her first Swimathon this year and feels like she's regaining a sense of purpose through swimming - find out how her challenge is going.

Catherine's story

Blackpool resident and primary school teacher, Catherine Cremona, is relieved and excited to get back into the water after months away from her local pool – particularly as she has a training regime to undertake in these unprecedented times.

David's story

After his battle with cancer, David wants to give back this year so is taking on his own Swimathon challenge to help raise funds for Cancer Research UK and Marie Curie.

Jane's story

​After five months without access to the local swimming pool, Wrexham resident Jane Bowyer-Jones is relieved to be able to get back into the water - particularly as she has a training regime to undertake in these unprecedented times, and a poignant reason for doing so.