London City Swim
- Registration Fee: £100
- Minimum Sponsorship: £400
2017 will see the very first London City Swim taking place on Friday 22nd September at the Royal Victoria Dock. Based on the success of the Amsterdam City Swim which is in its fifth year, the event aims to raise awareness of and funds for research into Motor Neurone Disease (MND). We’re delighted to be benefiting from this event and hope as many of you as possible can join us on the day
The London City Swim wants to bring together people of all abilities to take on the challenge of swimming 500 metres in London’s Royal Victoria Docks, either in teams or as individuals.
So whether you fancy entering a team of work mates, or challenging yourself to do something out of your comfort zone, we would love to see you there on the day and help us make this event a huge success in its first year.
Are you living with MND and would like to take part?
If you or someone you know is living with motor neurone disease and wants to participate in this year’s City Swim, then they would love to hear from you.
This exciting event is open to everyone and they can tailor the swim to enable wheelchair users to take part. You will be supported according to your needs to make sure the London City Swim is a safe and memorable experience.
The London City Swim is free to people living with MND. Each swimmer can be accompanied by one carer that will also swim for free. Simply send them your contact details and they will be in touch to discuss how they can help you as soon as possible.
Once you have registered your fundraising with us, you will be sent a fundraising pack, this pack includes a material order form.
The materials listed on your material order form, a selection of which are shown below, are provided free of charge to fundraisers. Other branded items are available to purchase through the MND Association Shop.
Whether you’re running a marathon, combating an adventure challenge, whipping up funds with a bake sale, cycling to success, plus more – there are lots of extra ways to boost awareness and funds whilst having fun! Either by yourself or as part of a team, through work or in your free time, there’s a way for everyone to get involved.
Click to download our Guide to Fundraising - filled with helpful tips and ideas.
If you have any questions about the event, then please don't hesitate to contact us directly.