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Swim Serpentine

Saturday 16th September 2017

Take part in this one mile swim in the Serpentine in beautiful Hyde Park.

Swim serpentine

Date: 16th September 2017
Distance: Half mile and 1 mile options
Location: Serpentine


If you are yet to obtain your own place in this event you can register for your own place on the event website

If you would like to support us with your own place, please do get in touch. As an own place swimmer, there is no sponsorship target, we support you to raise as much as you can.

How we support you

 As a Beating Bowel Cancer swimmer you will receive the following team benefits:

  • A Beating Bowel Cancer t-shirt
  • A dedicated member of the fundraising team to offer support and advice
  • Access to our exclusive online training zone and training plans
  • A fundraising pack and materials
  • Regular E-newsletter updates with training advise and fundraising tips

Participants must be 16 years old or over to take part, and of good fitness to be able to complete the one mile swim within 65 minutes.


There will be thousands of swimmers taking part in this mass participation event, who will be starting in different waves throughout the day. Wetsuits and tow-floats will be available to hire on the day and one of these must be worn.


There is also a half a mile and 2 mile distance, which are new for 2017. For more details please visit the event website.

Swim Serpentine

Contact us

For further information about joining our Swim Serpentine team, please email or call the events team on 020 8973 0018.