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Hever Long Distance Swim

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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 in Hever. It is one of the World's Top 100 River Swims and part of the Castle Swim Series.


Hever Castle is located in the village of Hever, Kent, near Edenbridge, 30 miles south-east of London, England. It began as a country house, built in the 13th century. From 1462 to 1539, it was the seat of the Boleyn family.

2019 Castle Swim Series[edit]

The 2019 Castle Swim Series includes open water swims in and around castles in the U.K., Ireland and France:

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