Great North Swim

Join Team Newlife

Are you on open water swimmer or ever wanted to give it a try? Why not swim for Newlife and raise vital funds for disabled children across the UK!

Dive into nature and join us at the UK’s biggest open water swimming event. You’ll swim 1 mile, around 64 lengths of a swimming pool, surrounded by stunning scenery and breathtaking views. Take on your open-water adventure in the beautiful Lake District at Lake Windermere. Then enjoy the best of local food and drink, outdoor activities and much more as a post-event celebration.

By taking part in Great North Swim for Newlife, you‘ll be part of an amazing collective experience – guaranteed. Join us for your chosen swim slot between 7th-9th June 2024.

Dive Right In!

Get a guaranteed place by signing up to swim for Newlife – but hurry, we have a very limited number of places that will be allocated on a first come, first served basis!
Places are just £25 with a commitment to raising £185. Register now ↓

Swim for Newlife

Join #TeamNewlife

All finishers receive a bespoke medal, an exclusive finisher’s t-shirt plus a finisher’s bag filled with goodies. We will also send you a Newlife swimming cap as a thank you.

You will receive… 

  • Your own Newlife swimming cap and t-shirt
  • A medal once you complete the challenge
  • Support from #TeamNewlife along the way.

The difference you will make

Newlife offers a lifeline for families, providing life-changing and life-saving equipment when and where it’s needed. With the funds you raise, we support parents, work with health professionals and strive for a future where all disabled children get the equipment they need.

Helping disabled children

Ask us anything…

For further information or fundraising support, please do get in touch. We’re always happy to help, whether it be guidance on the event or ideas to raise funds. Call 01543 462777 or email us.