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Open Water Long Distance Swimmer Support

We provide kayak support for open water long distance swimmers in the Lake District and Scotland. Since the first request in 2005, we've provided the benefit of our knowledge and experience to support long distance swimmers on Ullswater, Coniston and Windermere in the Lake District, Morecambe Bay, Walney Coastline and in a few locations, inland and coastal, in Scotland.


Our Swim Support System includes:

  • Comprehensive pre-event liaison and planning;
  • Experienced and knowledageble kayaker in a sea/touring kayak;
  • Appropriate maps and charts;
  • First aid equipment and knowledge relevant to the swimmer;
  • Adminstration of food and drink at pre-determined intervals;
  • Pre-planned strategic support;
  • Accurate straight-line hazard-avoidance navigation;
  • Real-time risk assessment and extended risk evaluation;
  • Return-to-land protocols and emergency planning;
  • Comprehensive heat loss reduction capability;
  • Event management information and advice;
  • Transport management;
  • Social media progress posts and digital images;


Call 07721 906030 for more information about our open water long-distance swim support services.


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