Severn Mile Swim

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Severn Mile

11am - Sunday - 21st Aug 2016


1500m & 700m Swims Welsh Bridge to Kingsland Bridge With or Without a Wetsuit


Venue:           Quarry Park Shrewsbury

Registration: Pengwern Boat Club, SY3 7BD

Facilities:      Changing room, Shower, Toilets, Light snacks & Refreshments

Entry Fee:     £15.00 To be confirmed, Money on the day only, but Pre-Registration recommended

Awards:        Medal to all swimmers, Trophy to fastest Male & Female


700m   From the Welsh bridge to the Pengwern boat club (all downstream ideal for novices)


1500m Course Downstream 1100m from the Welsh bridge to just beyond Kingsland Bridge.

           Upstream 400m to Pengwern boat club      


Entries limited to 200 swimmers, in ability graded waves of 50


We cannot predict the level of the river, and may need to cancel the event or alter the course, therefore money on the day only.




Conditions of entry