Get involved Events Great North Swim, Windermere The Great North Swim, Europe's biggest open-water swimming event, returns to the Lake District in June 2019 at Brockhole on Windermere. Swimmers of all levels and abilities can choose from a range of distances including 250 metres, ½ mile, 1 mile, 2 miles, 5K or 10K. With adventure playgrounds, soft play, arts and crafts and much more, there are plenty of activities to keep your support squad entertained. So whether it’s your first time or you’re looking for your next adventure, get out of the pool and take the plunge with Great Swim today. Find out more information and sign up on the Great North Swim website. Sign up to the Great North Swim Please contact our community fundraising team on [email protected] or 0117 927 7120 for fundraising support and materials, and take a look at our other events.