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About this event

Swim Serpentine, organised by London Marathon Events Ltd, is the biggest open water swimming event in the country. It has rapidly grown to become the UK’s top open water swimming event with more than 6,000 entries last year!

We’re thrilled to partner with London Marathon Events and bring you the very first Children with Cancer UK Swim Serpentine this September. The day will feature open water swimming events in the Serpentine Lake in Hyde Park over a range of distances, including ½ mile, one mile, two miles, six miles and a free Wellness Festival in Hyde Park.

Secure a charity place.

We have places in the ½ mile, one mile and two mile distances. Whether you are taking part in your first open water swim or want to complete the London Classic we’ve got a place for you. Find the details and registration form below!

The two mile distance has sold out but if you would like to join our waiting list please email us at sports@childrenwithcancer.org.uk – We will get in touch if a place becomes available. 

Have you secured your own place?

If you have secured your own place in the Children with Cancer UK Swim Serpentine we’d love to have you on the team. There is no minimum fundraising target, we ask that you raise what you can to support our work and you will receive the exact same support as our charity place swimmers. Please fill out our own place registration form below.

What to expect from Children with Cancer UK

You can be part of our team whether you secure your own place independently of the charity or are allocated one of our charity places.

  • Fundraising Pack containing lots of fundraising advice
  • Regular emails providing top tips and information
  • Access to our open water swimming training plans.
  • A bright Children with Cancer UK T-Shirt
  • The best support and loudest cheers on the day

 

Location & Date

  • Hyde Park, London
  • September 21, 2019

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Contact Details


Join The Children with Cancer UK Team

Charity Place

1/2 Mile: Registration Fee – £20, Fundraising Target – as much as possible

One Mile: Registration Fee – £20, Fundraising Target – as much as possible

Two Mile: Places in the Two Mile distance have sold out. Please email us to join our waiting list at sports@childrenwithcancer.org.uk

Charity Place Form

Own Place

Registration fee: £0

Fundraising target: as much as possible

Own Place Form

Registration Forms

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    If you would like to book more than 1 place, please call us on 020 7404 0808 or email sports@childrenwithcancer.org.uk
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If you’ve already secured your own place in the Children with Cancer UK Swim Serpentine, we’d love to have you on our team.
Register for FREE using the Own Place form below.

Fundraising target: as much as possible

Own Place - Swim Serpentine

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Charity Place - Swim Serpentine

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  • Price: £ 20.00
  • Please enter a number from 1 to 1.
    If you would like to book more than 1 place, please call us on 020 7404 0808 or email sports@childrenwithcancer.org.uk
  • £ 0.00

If you’ve already secured your own place in the Children with Cancer UK Swim Serpentine, we’d love to have you on our team.
Register for FREE using the Own Place form below.

Fundraising target: as much as possible

Own Place - Swim Serpentine

  • Price: £ 0.00
  • Please enter a number less than or equal to 5.
    If you would like to book more than 5 places, please call us on 020 7404 0808 or email sports@childrenwithcancer.org.uk
  • £ 0.00
  • Date Format: DD slash MM slash YYYY
  • I would like to be contacted by Children with Cancer UK about taking part in their fundraising events, such as Swim Serpentine, as well as their charitable work. Please contact me by:
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Children with Cancer UK @ CwC_UK

@emzie84 Thank you so much to you all for your support - this is so lovely of you. Please thank your sons too! Your donations will fund vital research that will find less harmful treatments for childhood cancer and keep families together. Thank you again!

Children with Cancer UK @ CwC_UK

“You’re so strong”. "You're amazing". "I don't know how you do it". Yet we don’t feel strong, or amazing. Read more in Rachel's frank #blog about being a parent whose child is undergoing childhood cancer treatment: https://t.co/HCw6OLVmls #ChildhoodCancer #CancerTreatment https://t.co/TZCSc0Lkma

Children with Cancer UK @ CwC_UK

@TheChildcareCo Well done everyone! What a great photo. Thank you so much for raising an incredible amount. Your donation will fund vital research that will find less harmful treatments for childhood cancer & keep families together. Please thank everyone who donated & was involved in the event.