Swim 8 lakes in 48 hours

Swim 8 lakes in 48 hours

The Challenge: To swim all the major lakes in the Lake District in two days.

12-13 July 2021.

I plan on swimming Wastwater 1,000m, Crummock 1,000m, Buttermere 900m, Bassenthwaite 1,600m, Windermere 900m, Coniston 1,000m, Ullswater 800m and Derwentwater 2,000m in 48 hours. All to raise money for my Foundation’s Mental Health and Well-being charities: MIND, The Mental Health Foundation, Help for Heroes, The Mase, Cheshire Connect and Inner Trust.

Training has started and upto 240 lengths a week.

Special shout out to my trainer and fitness coach Jon Biddle, Zone 3 for sponsoring wetsuits and Pete Kelly whose helped organise the event.