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The Big Splash Mile for Sport Relief

Big Splash Mile For Sport Relief

If you are seeking an extra dimension to your swimming then use it to change the lives of people across the UK and in the world’s poorest countries by taking on the Big Splash Mile For Sport Relief

You can tackle it alone, with friends and family, or with colleagues as part of the Swimathon Weekend taking place 27-29 April 2012.

Big Splash Mile Training Plan

Not sure I am ready to take on a mile

Don't worry, thanks to Swimfit there is a dedicated training plan to get you up to scratch (see image right).

You can even beat the winter blues as you train. Log your swims online and track yourself by Google Maps as you swim around the Caribbean Island of St Kitts.

And you won't be alone. Celebrity Jodie Kidd is backing the drive to get people into the pool for the Big Splash Mile for Sport Relief.

OK, so how do I get involved?

  1. Visit the Swimathon website to register for the Sport Relief Mile
  2. Once registered follow the 'Training' link to Swimfit and register for MySwimfit
  3. Train, raise money and enjoy. Simple.

There are loads of good reasons to make a splash

Activity suggestions, exclusive content, great monthly competition, and a Big Splash code to access VIP goodies…

Get Involved!


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