Swim Serpentine

From Openwaterpedia

Swim Serpentine is an open water swimming festival held in the Serpentine in Hyde Park, central London, Great Britain in September. It is organized by London Marathon Events, an event management company that also organizes the London Marathon, RideLondon – the world’s biggest festival of cycling – and four other mass participation events.


  • Half mile: a great entry-level event for those new to open water swimming
  • One mile: one full lap of the Serpentine
  • Two mile: ideal for swimmers looking to test themselves with two laps of the Serpentine
  • Super Six: limited to 50 people to swim six miles around the Serpentine

Previous editions

London Classics

The London Classics includes completion of three different competitions: running the Virgin Money London Marathon, cycling 100 miles in the Prudential RideLondon-Surrey 100, and swimming two miles at Swim Serpentine.


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