On Saturday 21 September, a record 6,000 swimmers are expected to take part in the UK's leading open water swimming festival - Children with Cancer UK Swim Serpentine. The iconic event takes place in and around the beautiful Serpentine Lake in Hyde Park, London.
The 2019 programme includes a half-mile, one mile and two-mile swims as well as a super six swim which involves taking on the challenge of swimming six miles over several waves. In addition to the rare opportunity to swim in the Serpentine Lake, the event offers heated changing rooms, dunk zone, pontoon start and finish, electronic timing, full water safety crew and hot tubs.
Introduced this year is a new programme of inspirational speakers and film screenings at the free Wellness Festival that will run alongside the mass participation swimming events.
HUUB is an official partner of Children with Cancer UK Swim Serpentine. If you are going to be there, come and see our friendly team at the event for wetsuit and fitting advice, as well as great deals on swim accessories. Please note that hire wetsuits cannot be returned on the day of the event.