Join our team for the UK's biggest outdoor swimming event.
Lake Windermere, one of the most picturesque lakes in the UK, will again stage the British Gas Great North Swim in 2012. This is the perfect challenge for all swimming abilities, from first timers to Olympic Champions. Entries for the 2011 event filled within six weeks, making it the biggest swimming event ever to be staged in Britain with 10,000 participants.
The event will be held across three days and is a one mile swim.
Why swim for the Red Cross?
By swimming for the Red Cross, you will be helping people in crisis, whoever and wherever they are.
You will also receive:
- dedicated support including training plans and nutritional advice
- a fundraising pack, full of tips and advice to help you reach your sponsorship target
- professional one-to-one help.
If you have your own place in the event and would like to join Team Red Cross and raise money for people in crisis please sign up online.