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Swim Races & Events

Swim Races and Open Water Swimming events from all around the world. Ranging from 1.5-10 Km distance swims they are not only about the swimming. These are social events and festivals of open water swimming. Perhaps a great day or weekend out or longer, combining more leisurely swims and opportunities to explore the local country and culture.

Hellespont and Dardanelles Swim

Hellespont and Dardanelles: THE WORLD’S OLDEST SWIM. It’s been said that you can’t call yourself a true open water swimmer until you’ve completed this historic cross-continental swim from Europe to Asia in Turkey. From the challenge of the swim itself to the region’s incredible history, this event is a must-do for open water swimmers from around the globe.

4 days
Swim Races & Event
4km/day
Aug '19
From £490

Bosphorus Cross-Continental Swim

Take part in one of the most iconic open water swimming events in the world as SwimTrek offers pre-registration for the 2018 Bosphorus Cross-Continental Swim. Complete the crossing from Asia to Europe as the Bosphorus strait in Istanbul comes to a standstill for the duration of the event.

3 days
Swim Races & Event
6km/day
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Haiti Swim

Join us on the unique swimming holiday in Haiti as we take part in the annual 10km ‘Swim for Haiti', a special event to raise funds for teaching local children the fundamentals of swimming. Staying on the palm-fringed Côte des Arcadins, overlooking the island of Isle de la Gonave, we stay at the locally-owned Wahoo Bay Resort which is nestled between the majestic Matheux Mountains and the Caribbean Sea.

4 days
Swim Races & Event
10km/day
2019 dates coming soon...

1.5 km Swim Round The Pier

This event is a beautiful linear swim around the iconic remains of the West Pier, finishing on the beach in the middle of the Paddle Village on Hove Lawns. We believe this swim is a great opportunity for both experienced and inexperienced sea swimmers as well as earning you bragging rights to completing a swim around Brighton’s most iconic Pier, giving you a swimmers’ view of Hove’s classic seafront architecture!

1 day
Swim Races & Event
2km
2019 dates coming soon...

Latitude Festival

The Latitude Festival is an annual music festival that takes place in Henham Park, near Southwold, Suffolk, England. SwimTrek offers a unique programme of swimming activities, including one-to-one swim lessons and daily escorted adventure swims allowing you to see a new side to the festival.

1 day
Swim Races & Event
2km
2019 dates coming soon...