Great North Swim
Date: 15-16 June 2013
Distance: 1 mile open water
Venue: Lake Windermere, Lake District
Registration fee: £15
(50% off - reduced from £30!)
Minimum sponsorship: £200
Sign up : Register online here!
About the challenge
Lots of us already know how great it can feel to get out into green spaces and take some exercise.
Add to that the chance to achieve your goals, and raise money to change the lives of people experiencing mental health problems, and you have a truly memorable day.
Sign up to experience this incredible open water event, in the stunning location of Lake Windermere, in the heart of the Lake District.
It'll be a great day, with its picture perfect location, fantastic atmosphere and the great morale of all the swimmers who take part.
Do good, feel great : Jump in and swim for Mind!
Secure one of our charity places
You can join Mind's team by securing one of our charity places by paying an initial registration fee of £15 (now reduced from £30), and committing to raise a minimum of £200 in sponsorship. We'll provide you with all the support listed below, and look forward to welcoming you to the team. Sign up today!
Swim for Mind with your own place
If you have managed to secure your own place directly through the organisers' website, we'd love you to join our wonderful team. We will provide all the support listed below, and would be grateful for any funds you're able to raise for Mind. Join Mind's team today!
Whether you manage to register for a place with the eventorganisers or have secured a Mind guaranteed charity place, we will be with you every step of the way. We offer all our swimmers a fantastic support package including:
- loads of training and fundraising advice
- regular e-newsletter updates
- a Mind T-shirt and swimming hat
- support on the day
- a marquee at the event with refreshments to help you recover
- a dedicated and experienced project manager to provide support and advice.
We will do everything we can to ensure that you thoroughly enjoy your Great Swim experience! Sign up today!
If you require further information, please contact us, or call us on 0871 872 1144.
Mind is the leading mental health charity in England and Wales. By joining our team you will enable us to continue to provide support to the 1 in 4 people who experience mental health problems every year in the UK.
The funds you raise will go towards important services such as the Mind Infoline. We have a dedicated team who respond to nearly 30,000 enquiries a year from people in need of information and support, many of whom are in crisis and have nowhere else to turn.