There will be two classes of swimmers, elite and recreational. The elite swimmers will be timed and use to swimming long distances (3+ miles) in open water. All swimmers will be provided with a numbered, high-vis swimming cap and recreational swimmers will be provided with a towable swimming float which must be used. Non-swimmers will be expected to provide support and act as safety vessels to swimmers if required in light of reduced entrance fee and will be provided with a numbered baseball cap to be worn throughout the event.
The Trust's fundraising target for this event is £6,500 so please support the Trust as much as you can. Matched funding is available to help us reach £13,000.
Please note, in the event of the flotilla being cancelled due to bad weather or unsuitable conditions, no entry fees or sponsorship will be reimbursed.
Before entering the flotilla, please read the following two important documents below. By signing up to the flotilla you confirm you have read and understood the information provided on this website page, in the two documents below and the terms and conditions of participation. Thank you.
BOOK YOUR PLACE IN THE FUNDRAISING FLOTILLA ONLINE HERE
Download the Sponsorship Form here.
If you would like to walk this route on the day, please contact the Alde & Ore Association.
If you have any flotilla questions, would like to be a sponsor or get involved as a volunteer The AOET would love to hear from you. Please get in touch by emailing The AOET HERE.