Great North Swim 2017

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Event type

1 mile
Minimum fundraising
Registration fee
0845 052 4185
Lake Windermere

Jump right in for this unforgettable experience in Lake Windermere!

Surrounded by some of the nation's most spectacular natural scenery – the Lake District National Park - the Great North Swim is an inspiring outdoor swim. Windermere is England's largest lake at 10.5 miles long (17km), stretching from Ambleside in the North to Newby Bridge in the South.

The Great North Swim is the iconic outdoor mass participation swim. With large screens around the event site, family and friends can watch all the action.

Already have your own place?

If you have secured your own place for the Great North Swim we’d love you to join Team Marie Curie , as part of our team you’ll receive friendly fundraising support from Marie Curie HQ and an online fundraising pack to help you smash those targets.

Raise sponsorship money online

Want a quick and easy way to start raising money? Set up an online fundraising page and in a just few clicks, you'll be on your way to reaching your sponsorship goal.

Charity places

We have limited number of guarantee places for the 1-mile swim, secure you place today by registering for just £10, we ask you to commit to raising a minimum of £180. 

Sorry, online registration is no longer available for this event. Please contact us on or call us on 0845 052 4184.

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