Great East Swim
The Great East Swim is a great day for swimmers, families and spectators.
It’s hosted at Alton Water, Suffolk and there are distances to suit all levels and abilities, so you can enjoy a weekend in the great outdoors with friends and family. Take your pick from 250 metres, 1/2 a mile, 1 mile, 2 miles, 5k or a 10k...
Take on the event in 2021
Further information can be found on the event organiser's website Great East Swim
We would be delighted if you take on the Great North Swim for us in 2021 or complete your own challenge.
If you’d like to be part of Team Royal Voluntary Service, let us know and we’ll be happy to support you.
Why swim for Royal Voluntary Service?
By swimming for us, you will help Royal Voluntary Service in giving even more support to people who need it in our hospitals and communities right across the UK. We rely on the tireless support of fundraisers like you to help raise the funds we need every day so our volunteers can keep on reaching out with friendship, coordinating local social events and giving practical support to older people all over the country.
We’ll support you all the way
What you can expect:
- A welcome pack full of fundraising materials and tips.
- Regular emails and communication about your event and fundraising in the lead up to your swim.
- Dedicated support from our experienced fundraising team.