Due to the success of our midlands-based Open Water Festival in June, we are delighted to be holding a second Open Water Festival this September!

Booking is now open for our Open Water Swimming Festival at Manvers Lake in South Yorkshire! Join us on 18th September 2022.

Register now and you will be automatically entered into our prize draw to WIN a dryrobe Advance, with thanks to our main headline sponsor; dryrobe.

We are proud that our Open Water Festivals cater for a wonderful mix of ages, so whether you are 10 or 110, a beginner or an experienced international, you’re guaranteed a warm welcome at RLSS UK's Open Water Festival.

As well as taking part in any of our great swims, you will also be entertained with many stands and fun activities to choose from as well as the chance to win great prizes! Entry to the event is FREE for spectators.
There are 5 swims taking place throughout the day for you to choose from:

1600 Metre Swim

14 plus years Sponsored by 
800 Metre Swim 14 plus years
400 Metre Swim 14 plus years
200 Metre Swim 10 plus years
Rookie Splash

Under 10s must be accompanied by an adult

We will be awarding prizes for 1st, 2nd and 3rd place winners after all races have finished and there will be medals for everyone who takes part.

Select your swim distances below and register today for a chance to WIN a dryrobe Advance...

Book a place

Ticket Quantity Price

1600m Swim Age 14+

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800m Swim Age 14+

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400m Swim Age 14+

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200m Swim Age 10+

Decrease Increase £15.00

Rookie Splash (Under 10`s)

Decrease Increase £10.00