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Castle Swim Series

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The Castle Swim Series includes open water swims in and around castles in the U.K., Ireland and France.

Distances and Cut-off Times[edit]

  • 1 Mile – 90 minutes
  • 2.5 km – 2 hours
  • 5 km – 3 hours
  • 10 km – 6 hours

Events[edit]

Lough Cutra Castle Swim[edit]

The Lough Cutra Castle Swim is a 1.6 km, 2.5 km and 5 km lake swim held on 25-26 May 2019 in South Galway, U.K. at the Lough Cutra Castle within the beautiful grounds and surrounding area of stunning South Galway. Lough Cutra Castle has Europe’s largest privately owned lake within a stunning castle estate.

Cholmondeley Castle Swim[edit]

The Cholmondeley Castle Swim is a 1.6 km, 2.5 km and 5 km lake swim held in June in the castle lake of the Cholmondeley Castle Gardens, United Kingdom.

The Festival of Endurance at Hever Castle[edit]

The Hever Long Distance Swim is part of the Festival of Endurance at Hever Castle and includes a 1.9 km, 3.8 km and 10 km swim from the Italianate loggia into the scenic River Eden and around 16 Acre Island. It is one of the World's Top 100 River Swims.

Castle Howard Swim[edit]

The Castle Howard Swim is a 1.6 km, 2.5 km and 5 km lake swim held in July in the Great Lake on the southern border of the North York Moors, UK.

Château de Chantilly Swim[edit]

The Château de Chantilly Swim is a 1.6 km, 2.5 km and 5 km lake swim held in August 2019 in the Grand Canal in front of the Château de Chantilly, France, 40 miles north of Paris. It is one of the World's Top 100 River Swims.

Hever Castle Swim[edit]

The Hever Castle Swim is a 1.6 km, 2.5 km and 5 km in Castle Lake and River Eden and circumnavigates 16 Acre Island around Hever Castle on 28 September 2019 in association with Outdoor Swimmer Magazine. It is one of the World's Top 100 River Swims.

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