Events

Arla Great North Swim Autumn Competition To keep your swim motivation up through the cooler months, we've teamed up with our title partner, Arla, to bring you an amazing competition. The Healthcare Team take on the Arla Great North Swim Dr Hussain Al-Zubaidi prepares to take on the Arla Great North Swim with the Healthcare Team this weekend. Get some last-minute tips on getting the most out of your swim. One Week Countdown to Arla Great North Swim The one-week countdown to the Arla Great North Swim, the UK’s most popular open water swimming event, has begun. How Learning to Swim Transformed one Swimmer's Life WaterAid swimmer Mary-Ann only learnt to swim last year, but soon she’ll be tackling the half-mile distance at the Great North Swim. This is her story. Alastair Campbell to take on Arla Great North Swim Broadcaster, communicator and political strategist, Alastair Campbell, will take on the Arla Great North Swim on Sunday 11 June. Ayo Akinwolere is taking on the Arla Great North Swim Award winning broadcaster, change maker and world record swimmer Ayo Akinwolere is taking on a one-mile open water swimming challenge. TV Doc takes on Arla Great North Swim Dr Hussain Al-Zubaidi, Royal College of GPs (RCGP) Lifestyle and Physical Activity Clinical Champion and regular contributor to Channel 4’s Steph’s Packed Lunch, will take on a gruelling 5K challenge at the Arla Great North Swim this Summer. Arg is back in the water at the John West Great Swim! TOWIE star James Argent set to take on two open water challenges this summer WATERAID IS OUR NEW CHARITY PARTNER FOR 2021 The Great Swim Series has announced WaterAid has become its official 2021 Charity Partner. COVID-19 and Great Swim events Important Event Update