Padstow to Rock Swim 2018


One mile (Elite - 30 minute time limit, Non-elite - one hour time limit)
Minimum fundraising
Please raise as much as possible
Registration fee
Minimum age

Minimum age to participate is 10 years old on 27 July 2018.

If under 14 on 27 July 2018: You must be accompanied in the water for the duration of the open water swim by a named competent and entered adult

If under 16 on 27 July 2018: Your parent or guardian MUST sign the consent form

01872 260 500

This incredibly popular swim is back yet again for what's set to be another amazing year! This 1 mile open water swim that starts at the Sea Cadet slipway in Padstow and finishes with a celebratory BBQ at Rock.

  • Ballot form

    You can download the ballot form here. Good luck!

  • This year, the swim will take place on Friday 27 July, on the early evening tide. By signing up to swim for us, you can expect to receive fantastic support from Team Marie Curie with regular emails, on-hand support from your dedicated local fundraising team, lots of cheering on the day and a welcome pack to help you with your fundraising. We'll provide you with a swim hat on the big day, and to help you towards that finish line, we'll have a Cornish pasty waiting for you along with your iconic Padstow to Rock finishers T-shirt. 

    By taking on this challenge across the Camel Estuary you'll be making a real difference. All your fundraising will help our Marie Curie Nurses continue caring for people living with a terminal illness and their families. We'd love for you to join us for the 2018 swim.

    The ballot opened on 10 October 2017 and closed 10 November 2017. You'll find out if you've been successful by 8 December 2017. Any unsuccessful applications will be added to the reserve list.

    If you successfully get a place, please note that registration fees must be received by 20 January 2018.

    For any questions you may have, please contact or call 01872 260500.

    The Padstow to Rock Swim Team, Marie Curie, 3 Green Street, Truro, Cornwall, TR1 2LH