The 12 hour swim is an opportunity for those swimmers training for long distance events to swim in a safe environment with qualified on water safety personel and experienced open water recovery teams. The swim will take place in May 2019 at DCLT’s Hatfield Outdoor Activity Centre.
To complete this 12 hour marathon open water swimming event you will need to swim one mile on the hour every hour for twelve hours. This challenge can be undertaken as an individual or as a pair (alternating every hour).
The first mile of our epic challenge will commence at 20:00 on Friday 24th May 2019 and the final mile must be completed by 08:00 on Saturday 25th May 2019.
Please do not underestimate the magnitude of this challenge. You must be very competent and experienced in open water swimming, night swimming, cold water management and endurance events.
For more information and to register for this swim click on the link below.