Great Manchester Swim

REGISTER YOUR INTEREST FOR THE 2017 GREAT MANCHESTER SWIM - DATE YET TO BE CONFIRMED. Congratulations to everyone who took part in this year's event - we hope you enjoyed it as much as we did! 

Swimmers at the start of Great Manchester Swim open water swimming

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Open Water Swimming Course

We also want to thank all the volunteers, lifeguards, medical teams, charities and all of our kayakers who made sure that all of our swimmers got home safely. We hope to see you again next year...


About The Location

Salford Quays is Greater Manchester's unique waterfront destination, situated just 15 minutes by tram from Manchester city centre.

Salford Quays, with its host of unique attractions, is rapidly becoming one of Britain's hottest short-break destinations – with everything (shopping, sport, art, drama, history and world-class architecture) packed into one spectacular square mile.

Salford Quays features an array of first-class cultural and sporting attractions, including live theatre at The Lowry and one of the country's finest museums at Imperial War Museum North, while Manchester united are based at the world-famous Old Trafford stadium and the Old Trafford cricket ground stages top-flight internationals.

Event Location: Salford Quays, Salford

Charities & Sponsors

Royal Manchester Children's Hospital

Email Address: charity.office@cmft.nhs.uk
Phone number: 0161 276 4522

The Christie Charity

Email Address: appeals@christies.org
Phone number: 0161 446 3988