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Tuesday 1st May 2018
at 00:00 (UTC +01:00) Europe/London

End: Friday 30th November 2018
at 00:00 (UTC +01:00) Europe/London

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About the event

 Come and Swim the World With Us!

Virtual Swim Challenge 1 - May 2018 – The North Channel – 42 miles

Ever fancied swimming the Oceans 7 Challenge from the comfort of your pool!  The Oceans 7 Virtual Swim Series lets you do just this.

The first Channel is the North Channel, two ways

Complete your swims in the pool, a lake, a river or the sea starting on the 1st of May. Challenge yourself, how long will you take to complete it, 1, 2,3 or more months

Log your miles and receive a unique badge for each ocean completed, along with information about the challenges these endurance swims pose

Challenges can be done as a solo swimmer or as part of a team (up to 6 swimmers per team)

The first challenge of the series will see you swimming the distance from Northern Ireland to Scotland....AND BACK AGAIN!

Share your training on the training page, and see where you are on the leader board.  Feel free to add photos, we would love to see how your training is going!

Remember...it's entirely up to you where, when and how you bank your miles giving you complete flexibility and control!

Each month a new challenge and badge will be released, can you complete them all

May - North Channel - 42 miles

June - Gibralter Strait - 16 miles         

July - Cook Strait - 32 miles

August - Molokai Channel - 52 miles

September - Catalina Channel - 42 miles

October - Tsugaru Channel - 24 miles

November - English Channel - 42 miles

Each month a new Ocean and a new Challenge!

Good Luck!


Vicki Watson

Nottinghamshire, United Kingdom