The British Gas Great Swims are the UK's most popular outdoor swims, with over 20,000 people taking part in 2012. With no lanes or chlorine, they are a fantastic opportunity to swim outdoors in historic and scenic locations across the UK, whilst raising money for Aspire. Distances include half a mile, one mile or two miles, there is a swim to suit everyone's ability!
There will be five Swims in 2013 (some dates still to be confirmed):
London Swim in Victoria Dock - 31st August 2013
East Swim in Alton Water Park, Suffolk - 22nd June 2013
North Swim in Windermere - 14th to 16th June 2013
Manchester Swim in Salford Quays - 20th July 2013
Scottish Swim at Loch Lomond - 24th August 2013
Each swim takes place in a safe an supervised environment. It's not a race, so it's up to you whether you do breaststroke while chatting to a friend, or front crawl your way to a fast time.
Don't be left on the water's edge! For further information about how you can take part in 2013, call Andrew on 020 8420 8951 or email firstname.lastname@example.org