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.

Swimming all the major 8 lakes in the Lake District in 48 hours!
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.

I swam 11,200m in the end! It was one of the most incredible, hardest and yet most exhilarating sporting challenges I’ve ever taken on. I could not have done it without my support team. Love and special thanks to My PT Jonathan Biddle, physio Ruddi Farquharson, Pete Kelly from Swim the Lakes and Ian Golding our driver. My amazing family and friends and every single person that sponsored me. Thank you so much! X Your contributions will make a difference to our Foundation and Charities.

Special thanks also corporate sponsors Bentley Manchester, BPE Solicitors LLP and Zone3 Ltd.