Category: Coniston

Coniston 2024

A huge well done to all our swimmers who completed Coniston 2024 yesterday, the lake was perfectly calm, probably the best conditions we’ve had in the last 10 years. As always these events couldn’t take place without the enormous team of wonderful volunteers who give up their time to help us help swimmers swim safely on these challenges. Their teamwork… Read more →

Coniston 2023 – Booking Open

Swim Coniston is the second of our Lake end to end swims, surrounded by stunning scenery, steeped in history and swashbuckling adventures.     The swim is approximately 5 miles and you’ll be supported all the way by our fantastic support team. We run these events as challenges with 6 swimmers of equal ability in each pod.   Click here… Read more →

Swim Coniston 2022

Coniston is third largest lake in the Lake District in the North of England.  The lake is famous for the children’s novel Swallows and Amazons, which is set around Peel Island, and also as the location for the Water-speed record attempts by Donald Campbell. The swim will start on Saturday morning, 16th of July 2022,  from the beach near to the… Read more →

Coniston 2019 – Job Done

Coniston 2019 has almost, without doubt, been the best and busiest swims we have had the privilege of overseeing. With perfect weather and near mirror flat water, everything was in the swimmers favour on Saturday. With only one withdrawal due to a shoulder niggle (we hope you’ll be back next year) all of the remaining swimmers took full advantage of… Read more →