Swimmers taking part in the Great London Swim event for charity

Join thousands of adventurous swimmers of all abilities in the mile or half mile swim challenge in the heart of London.

Great London Swim event details

  • Date: 29 August 2015 tbc
  • Location: Docklands Sailing & Watersports Centre in Millwall Dock, London
  • Event Type: 1 mile or ½ mile swim
  • Registration fee: £39 1 mile, £31 ½ mile
  • Fundraising target: Raise what you can

Already have your place? Complete this form to Join Team Unicef.

Join Team UNICEF

If you have not yet secured your place in the Great London Swim, you can do so through the cycle event organiser's website.

Why do a sponsored swim for Unicef?

Your fundraising through the Great London Swim will make a huge difference. 

With your support Unicef can protect millions of vulnerable children around the world. Did you know that £250 protects over 2,000 children from the crippling effects of polio?

Fundraising ideas

Make the most of your swim for charity with fundraising tips and ideas on our fundraising toolkit pages. If you have a question that is not covered, please feel free to contact us via e-mail or by calling 0300 330 5580.