I completed the Great Manchester Swim on the 2nd July – read the event blog here.

Challenge – Open Water Swim: Great Manchester Swim

Date: Saturday 2nd July 2016 at 13.00


A 1 mile open water swim staged in the vibrant Salford Quays, this unique ‘dock to dock’ course is an unforgettable experience in the open water.

The course begins in Dock 9 near The Lowry and MediaCityUK, traverses Mariners Canal and finishes one mile away at Dock 8 beside Helly Hansen Watersports Centre. Friends and family can cheer you on throughout your challenge, with waterside spectator access throughout the course.

Suitable for swimmers of all abilities, you can enjoy this event safe in the knowledge expert safety kayakers will be with you every stroke of the way.

This is booked in and I will swim in the wave at 13.00 pm on Saturday 2nd July 2016