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One of the fastest growing fundraising activities in the UK, swimming is a fun-filled yet challenging way to raise money for those affected by arthritis. It's also one of the best ways of exercising if you have arthritis as there's less strain to your joints.

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Great North Swim

08 June 2018 to 10 June 2018

Take on the UK's largest open water swimming event and support Arthritis Research UK.

Brockhole on Lake Windermere, Cumbria, LA23 1LJ

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Great East Swim

23 June 2018

Suffolk hosts the Great East Swim with a ½ mile, 1 mile, 2 mile, 5k and 10k swimming challenge to choose from.

Alton Water, Suffolk, IP9 2RY

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Great Scottish Swim

25 August 2018

Join Team A at Loch Lomond for this August open water swim.

Loch Lomond, G83 8QL

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Swim Serpentine

22 September 2018

Take on this open water swimming challenge in the Serpentine, Hyde Park.

Serpentine, Hyde Park, London, W2 2UH

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Got a question about one of our events or want to join Team A? Get in touch with us by completing our enquiry form.

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