This year's Open Water Festival will be taking place on Sunday 26 June 2022 at Lenches Lake, Evesham 

Headline sponsor dryrobe®


  • 1600 Metre Swim (Participants need to be age 16 or above) 
    Sponsored by dryrobe®

  • 800 Metre Swim (Participants need to be age 16 or above)
    Sponsored by Swim Secure


  • 200 Metre Swim (Participants need to be age 10 or above)
    Sponsored by Beyond Swim

  • Rookie Splash (Under 10s - Participants must be accompanied by an adult in the water)


Prizes will be awarded to 1st place winners in each swim, along with certificates in a presentation ceremony after all races have taken place.

Water safety is a priority for us. Trained lifeguards and safety measures will be in place throughout the day to ensure everyone is safe at the event.


Lenches Lakes provides a stunning venue for the event and there will be a variety of stalls and activities for all to enjoy. Throughout the day there will be hot food, beverages and cake available. There is plenty of free parking on-site.

Want to make a weekend of it? Camping facilities are available at the lake (please contact Lenches Lakes directly for all camping enquires)


If you need any further information, please email [email protected] 

Event Supporters

We would like to thank all of our event supporters, including:

Online registration is now closed, but you can still register on the day. 

Sorry, this event is now sold out.