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Open water stars to target Great North Swim

9 May 2014

Great Britain’s top senior, junior and youth open water swimmers will be battling it out at next month’s Great North Swim in Lake Windermere.

This year’s Great North Swim elite race, which takes place from 13 - 15 June, is part of the selection criteria for the British Gas GBR teams bound for the Senior Europeans as well as the Junior and Youth European and World Championships.

The elite race will be held over 5km (three laps of the course) and will be a wetsuit-compulsory race should the water temperature not reach 17.5 degrees.

  • Click here to view qualifying criteria and entry details for the elite race at the Great North Swim.
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