Coniston Epic Lakes Swim
The Coniston Epic Lakes Swim is held in August and is part of the Epic Lakes Swim Series.
Epic Lake Swim Series
The Epic Lakes Swim Series consists of open water swim events at 3 different locations in Cumbria, England. The 3 venues are Coniston Water, Derwent Water (Keswick) and Ullswater (Patterdale). Distances include 500m, 1 mile (1.6 km or the Classic Mile), 3.8 km. Wetsuits are compulsory for all swimmers. Neoprene hats may be worn, and hand or foot cover may be worn as long as it does not aid propulsion (paddle gloves or fins).
Epic Events One-Mile Swim
Epic Events organizes the Coniston Epic Lakes Swim and other sports events throughout the North West of England including triathlon, duathlon, cycle sportives and trail running. Its events attract a wide range of ability levels, ranging from novices to elite with the primary aim is to make everyone feel welcome.