Votwo Long Swims

This event gives a great opportunity for you to swim at the now famous Eton Dorney Olympic Rowing Lake.  This offers an accurate distance swim that you can use as a training race or as a chance to gauge your training for your A race.  The place's are limited to 400 and it is sure to be a very popular event.

Swimmers in action during the Votwo Long Swims open water swimming

£20 - £30
Event Time:
Event Date: 
16/07/2017, 24/09/2017
Event Distance:
2.5 - 5KM

Open Water Swimming Course


You may register at any time up to 15 minutes before start time    

1350 Race briefing at start line   

1400 Race starts for all distances 

Close Date for online entries: Day before the event. Entries on the day will be take at normal price - plus £2.00



  • Individual - 2.5k - £20.00
  • Individual - 3.8k - £25.00
  • Individual - 5k - £30.00

Closing Date: Online entries close 2 days pre-event  

Cash entries will be taken on the day at + £2



Dorney Lake is renowned for having its own weather system! The dead straight 2km long stretch of water can see swimmers faced with flat water at one end and a challenging chop at the other. The course is a rectangle lap of a buoyed course. 

  • 2.5km - 2 lap  
  • 3.8km - 3 laps     
  • 5km - 4 laps  

Event Location: Eton College, Windsor, SL4 6QP