Lake swimming events

Lake swimming events

Explore wild swimming events in the lakes and lochs of the UK!

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133 Lake swims in the UK

Combine exercise with adventure in these lake swimming events! Take the opportunity to explore incredible locations like the Lake District and Scottish lochs, creating unforgettable memories alongside your fellow swimmers. Sign up to an event right here!

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Lake swims in 2024

Featured events are listed below - select your region to see all events.

Swim with views over surrounding hills, Catbells and Skiddaw, and past several islands on your Derwentwater Point-to-point journey. Includes Full Weekend Festival Ticket in the price!
  • Sat 18 May
  • £60-£65
Keswick, Cumbria, UK

Keswick Mountain Festival | 3.6K Swim

Swim with views over surrounding hills, Catbells and Skiddaw, and past several islands on your Derwentwater Point-to-point journey. Includes Full Weekend Festival Ticket in the price!

  • 3.6 km lake swimming
Swim in the beautiful Derwentwater under the shadow of Catbells and views of Skiddaw and the Borrowdale valley. Includes Full Weekend Festival Ticket in the price!
  • Sat 18 May
  • £50-£55
Keswick, Cumbria, UK

Keswick Mountain Festival | 1.5K Swim

Swim in the beautiful Derwentwater under the shadow of Catbells and views of Skiddaw and the Borrowdale valley. Includes Full Weekend Festival Ticket in the price!

  • 1.5 km lake swimming
Swim in the beautiful Derwentwater under the shadow of Catbells and views of Skiddaw and the Borrowdale valley. Includes Full Weekend Festival Ticket in the price!
  • Sat 18 May
  • £20-£47.50
Keswick, Cumbria, UK

Keswick Mountain Festival | 750M Swim

Swim in the beautiful Derwentwater under the shadow of Catbells and views of Skiddaw and the Borrowdale valley. Includes Full Weekend Festival Ticket in the price!

  • 750 m lake swimming
Take the opportunity to swim in a superb lake swimming venue where you’re not normally allowed to swim! There’s also lakeside camping if you'd like to make a weekend of it.
  • Sun 19 May
  • £39
Lifton, Devon, UK

Roadford Lake Swim | 1500M

Take the opportunity to swim in a superb lake swimming venue where you’re not normally allowed to swim! There’s also lakeside camping if you'd like to make a weekend of it.

  • 1500 m lake swimming
New for 2024! A shorter distance event to welcome a wider range of abilities to this enjoyable event. Come and test the open water for the first time or tackle it as a sprint.
  • Sun 19 May
  • £29
Lifton, Devon, UK

Roadford Lake Swim | 750M

New for 2024! A shorter distance event to welcome a wider range of abilities to this enjoyable event. Come and test the open water for the first time or tackle it as a sprint.

  • 750 m lake swimming
Take the opportunity to swim in a superb lake swimming venue where you’re not normally allowed to swim! There’s also lakeside camping if you'd like to make a weekend of it.
  • Sun 19 May
  • £55
Lifton, Devon, UK

Roadford Lake Swim | 5K

Take the opportunity to swim in a superb lake swimming venue where you’re not normally allowed to swim! There’s also lakeside camping if you'd like to make a weekend of it.

  • 5 km lake swimming
Take the opportunity to swim in a superb lake swimming venue where you’re not normally allowed to swim! There’s also lakeside camping if you'd like to make a weekend of it.
  • Sun 19 May
  • £45
Lifton, Devon, UK

Roadford Lake Swim | 2.5K

Take the opportunity to swim in a superb lake swimming venue where you’re not normally allowed to swim! There’s also lakeside camping if you'd like to make a weekend of it.

  • 2.5 km lake swimming
Race in the beautiful castle lake in a one-mile swim for all levels from first-timers to elite then celebrate with friends and family in the festival village.
  • Sat 25 May
  • £34-£45
Gort, Ireland

Lough Cutra Castle | 1 Mile Swim

Race in the beautiful castle lake in a one-mile swim for all levels from first-timers to elite then celebrate with friends and family in the festival village.

  • 1 mile lake swimming
Race in the beautiful castle lake in a 2.5K swim for all levels from first-timers to elite then celebrate with friends and family in the festival village.
  • Sat 25 May
  • £41-£55
Gort, Ireland

Lough Cutra Castle | 2.5K Swim

Race in the beautiful castle lake in a 2.5K swim for all levels from first-timers to elite then celebrate with friends and family in the festival village.

  • 2.5 km lake swimming
Race in the beautiful castle lake in a 5K swim for all levels from first-timers to elite then celebrate with friends and family in the festival village.
  • Sat 25 May
  • £49-£65
Gort, Ireland

Lough Cutra Castle | 5K Swim

Race in the beautiful castle lake in a 5K swim for all levels from first-timers to elite then celebrate with friends and family in the festival village.

  • 5 km lake swimming
A leisure and family swim distance. Swim any stroke you like (breaststroke encouraged), and chat with fellow swimmers as you go around. Don’t worry about how long it takes, just enjoy it.
  • Sun 9 Jun
  • £36-£45
Chantilly, France

Château de Chantilly | 1 Mile Swim

A leisure and family swim distance. Swim any stroke you like (breaststroke encouraged), and chat with fellow swimmers as you go around. Don’t worry about how long it takes, just enjoy it.

  • 1 mile lake swimming
Swim in the beautiful lake of the majestic Château de Chantilly in an event for all levels of experience, then celebrate with friends and family in the festival village.
  • Sun 9 Jun
  • £44-£55
Chantilly, France

Château de Chantilly | 2.5K Swim

Swim in the beautiful lake of the majestic Château de Chantilly in an event for all levels of experience, then celebrate with friends and family in the festival village.

  • 2.5 km lake swimming
Swim in the beautiful lake of the majestic Château de Chantilly in an event for all levels of experience, then celebrate with friends and family in the festival village.
  • Sun 9 Jun
  • £52-£65
Chantilly, France

Château de Chantilly | 5K Swim

Swim in the beautiful lake of the majestic Château de Chantilly in an event for all levels of experience, then celebrate with friends and family in the festival village.

  • 5 km lake swimming
Set at the spectacular, flat, and smooth-surfaced Dorney Lake near Windsor, this swimming event is in the ideal location and part of an exciting day of multi-sport!
  • Sun 16 Jun
  • £25
Windsor, Buckinghamshire, UK

The One for the Planet | 750M Swim

Set at the spectacular, flat, and smooth-surfaced Dorney Lake near Windsor, this swimming event is in the ideal location and part of an exciting day of multi-sport!

  • 750 m lake swimming
Set at the spectacular, flat, and smooth-surfaced Dorney Lake near Windsor, this swimming event is in the ideal location and part of an exciting day of multi-sport!
  • Sun 16 Jun
  • £30
Windsor, Buckinghamshire, UK

The One for the Planet | 1500M Swim

Set at the spectacular, flat, and smooth-surfaced Dorney Lake near Windsor, this swimming event is in the ideal location and part of an exciting day of multi-sport!

  • 1500 m lake swimming
Set at the spectacular, flat, and smooth-surfaced Dorney Lake near Windsor, this swimming event is in the ideal location and part of an exciting day of multi-sport!
  • Sun 16 Jun
  • £40
Windsor, Buckinghamshire, UK

The One for the Planet | 3000M Swim

Set at the spectacular, flat, and smooth-surfaced Dorney Lake near Windsor, this swimming event is in the ideal location and part of an exciting day of multi-sport!

  • 3000 m lake swimming
Join this exhilarating Endurance Weekend in the stunning Chiltern Hills! Whether you seek a weekend of endurance, picturesque sights or a chance to bond with fellow athletes, this is your opportunity!
  • Fri 21 Jun
  • £25
Northwood, Hertfordshire, UK

ATW Chiltern Endurance Weekend | 3.8K Swim

Join this exhilarating Endurance Weekend in the stunning Chiltern Hills! Whether you seek a weekend of endurance, picturesque sights or a chance to bond with fellow athletes, this is your opportunity!

  • 3.8 km lake swimming
Join this exhilarating Endurance Weekend in the stunning Chiltern Hills! Whether you seek a weekend of endurance, picturesque sights or a chance to bond with fellow athletes, this is your opportunity!
  • Fri 21 Jun
  • £25
Northwood, Hertfordshire, UK

ATW Chiltern Endurance Weekend | 1.9K Swim

Join this exhilarating Endurance Weekend in the stunning Chiltern Hills! Whether you seek a weekend of endurance, picturesque sights or a chance to bond with fellow athletes, this is your opportunity!

  • 1.9 km lake swimming
Join this exhilarating Endurance Weekend in the stunning Chiltern Hills! Whether you seek a weekend of endurance, picturesque sights or a chance to bond with fellow athletes, this is your opportunity!
  • Fri 21 Jun
  • £25
Northwood, Hertfordshire, UK

ATW Chiltern Endurance Weekend | 1500m Swim

Join this exhilarating Endurance Weekend in the stunning Chiltern Hills! Whether you seek a weekend of endurance, picturesque sights or a chance to bond with fellow athletes, this is your opportunity!

  • 1500 m lake swimming
Join this exhilarating Endurance Weekend in the stunning Chiltern Hills! Whether you seek a weekend of endurance, picturesque sights or a chance to bond with fellow athletes, this is your opportunity!
  • Fri 21 Jun
  • £25
Northwood, Hertfordshire, UK

ATW Chiltern Endurance Weekend | 750m Swim

Join this exhilarating Endurance Weekend in the stunning Chiltern Hills! Whether you seek a weekend of endurance, picturesque sights or a chance to bond with fellow athletes, this is your opportunity!

  • 750 m lake swimming
Swim in the beautiful Deer Park Mere of the Cholmondeley Castle estate in a leisurely event suitable for first-timers, then celebrate with friends and family in the festival village.
  • Sat 22 Jun
  • £36-£45
Malpas, Cheshire, UK

Cholmondeley Castle | 1 Mile Swim

Swim in the beautiful Deer Park Mere of the Cholmondeley Castle estate in a leisurely event suitable for first-timers, then celebrate with friends and family in the festival village.

  • 1 mile lake swimming
Swim in the beautiful Deer Park Mere of the Cholmondeley Castle estate in a 2.5K event suitable for a range of experience levels, then celebrate with friends and family in the festival village.
  • Sat 22 Jun
  • £44-£55
Malpas, Cheshire, UK

Cholmondeley Castle | 2.5K Swim

Swim in the beautiful Deer Park Mere of the Cholmondeley Castle estate in a 2.5K event suitable for a range of experience levels, then celebrate with friends and family in the festival village.

  • 2.5 km lake swimming
Swim in the beautiful Deer Park Mere of the Cholmondeley Castle estate in a 5K event suitable for a range of experience levels, then celebrate with friends and family in the festival village.
  • Sat 22 Jun
  • £52-£65
Malpas, Cheshire, UK

Cholmondeley Castle | 5K Swim

Swim in the beautiful Deer Park Mere of the Cholmondeley Castle estate in a 5K event suitable for a range of experience levels, then celebrate with friends and family in the festival village.

  • 5 km lake swimming
Join this exhilarating Endurance Weekend in the stunning Chiltern Hills! Whether you seek a weekend of endurance, picturesque sights or a chance to bond with fellow athletes, this is your opportunity!
  • Sat 22 Jun
  • £8
Northwood, Hertfordshire, UK

ATW Chiltern Endurance Weekend | Open Water Swim Session

Join this exhilarating Endurance Weekend in the stunning Chiltern Hills! Whether you seek a weekend of endurance, picturesque sights or a chance to bond with fellow athletes, this is your opportunity!

  • 2 hrs lake swimming
A unique, team endurance swimming challenge for all abilities. Gather a team of between 1 to 8 swimmers and swim for an hour each, for 24 hours!
  • Sat 22 - Sun 23 Jun
  • £40
Bedford, Bedfordshire, UK

24hr Swim Relay: Box End Park

A unique, team endurance swimming challenge for all abilities. Gather a team of between 1 to 8 swimmers and swim for an hour each, for 24 hours!

  • 24 hrs lake swimming
Join this exhilarating Endurance Weekend in the stunning Chiltern Hills! Whether you seek a weekend of endurance, picturesque sights or a chance to bond with fellow athletes, this is your opportunity!
  • Sun 23 Jun
  • £8
Northwood, Hertfordshire, UK

ATW Chiltern Endurance Weekend | Open Water Swim Session

Join this exhilarating Endurance Weekend in the stunning Chiltern Hills! Whether you seek a weekend of endurance, picturesque sights or a chance to bond with fellow athletes, this is your opportunity!

  • 2 hrs lake swimming
Race in the beautiful castle lake in a one-mile swim for all levels from first-timers to elite then celebrate with friends and family in the festival village.
  • Sat 27 Jul
  • £36-£45
Grantham, Leicestershire, UK

Belvoir Castle | 1 Mile Swim

Race in the beautiful castle lake in a one-mile swim for all levels from first-timers to elite then celebrate with friends and family in the festival village.

  • 1 mile lake swimming
Race in the beautiful castle lake in a 2.5K swim for all levels from first-timers to elite then celebrate with friends and family in the festival village.
  • Sat 27 Jul
  • £44-£55
Grantham, Leicestershire, UK

Belvoir Castle | 2.5K Swim

Race in the beautiful castle lake in a 2.5K swim for all levels from first-timers to elite then celebrate with friends and family in the festival village.

  • 2.5 km lake swimming
Race in the beautiful castle lake in a 5K swim for all levels from first-timers to elite then celebrate with friends and family in the festival village.
  • Sat 27 Jul
  • £52-£65
Grantham, Leicestershire, UK

Belvoir Castle | 5K Swim

Race in the beautiful castle lake in a 5K swim for all levels from first-timers to elite then celebrate with friends and family in the festival village.

  • 5 km lake swimming
Race in the beautiful castle lake in a 5K swim for all levels from first-timers to elite then celebrate with friends and family in the festival village.
  • Sat 28 Sep
  • £52-£65
Edenbridge, Kent, UK

Hever Castle Triathlon and Multisport Festival | 5K Swim

Race in the beautiful castle lake in a 5K swim for all levels from first-timers to elite then celebrate with friends and family in the festival village.

  • 5 km lake swimming

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