Great East Swim | ActionAid UK

Swimmers taking part in an open water swimming event.

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Great East Swim

Make a splash for ActionAid

  • Date 23 June 2018
  • Registration fee £15 - £65
  • Sponsorship target Raise as much as you can

This is a great introduction to open water swimming. The event takes place in Alton Water, Suffolk, which is just outside Ipswich. This is an amazing day out for families, swimmers and spectators.

Places are limited for this open water challenge, so grab your space, with distances ranging from 250m swim to 10km.

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It was fantastic being a part of the ActionAid team. I felt supported all the way to race day.

Charlie Keep, ActionAid event fundraiser

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Thank you so much for your incredble support – you are changing lives, for good.

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