SWIM

Unique and exhilarating open-water swim experiences in private castle lakes with far reaching countryside views. Join us to enjoy exclusive access to some beautiful private lakes across the UK, Ireland and France. These events promise not just stunning swim courses, they're timed, everyone wins a medal and is invited to enjoy finish line treats and festival celebrations with live music and entertainment.

Marathon

This swim course leaves from Hever Castle’s Italianate loggia taking athletes down the length of the main lake and to the scenic river section. This tributary of the River Eden wraps around 16 Acre Island allowing spectators to watch and cheer competitors on from only a few meters away. 5 Laps of the 2K course gives you plenty of opportunity to refuel back at the Loggia start.

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5K

Unique and stunning swim routes around various courses in the private castle lakes.

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3.8K

This swim course leaves from Hever Castle’s Italianate loggia taking athletes down the length of the main lake and to the scenic river section. This tributary of the River Eden wraps around 16 Acre Island allowing spectators to watch and cheer competitors on from only a few meters away. 2 Laps of the 1.9K course gives you opportunity to refuel back at the Loggia start.

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2.5K

A unique and stunning swim route around castles lakes.

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1.9K

This swim course leaves from Hever Castle’s Italianate loggia taking athletes down the length of the main lake and to the scenic river section. This tributary of the River Eden wraps around 16 Acre Island allowing spectators to watch and cheer competitors on from only a few meters away. 1 Lap of the 1.9K course.

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1 Mile

Our 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 (cut-off 90 minutes), just enjoy it. Under 16s welcome if accompanied throughout by a competent responsible adult.

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Pricing and Distances

Discipline
Race
Distance
Full Price
20% Discount
Swim
Marathon
10K
£80/£135
£64
Swim
5K
£55
£44
Swim
3.8K
£50
£40
Swim
2.5K
£45
£36
Swim
1.9K
£40
£32
Swim
1 Mile
£35
£28