Open Water Swimming


To Book Call: 01928 740 243



Manley Mere has offered Open Water Swimming for Several years and so we know how to run and execute a great swim event. Make your corporate event something different and special by hosting a company wide open water swim challenge.

Suggested Race Distances

  • 250m
  • 500m
  • 1 Mile

At Manley Mere our lake is ideal for open water swimming we have easy access on and off the water and an experienced safety and rescues team that will oversea your employees safety. We can host this event from 10-100’s of swimmers and our lakes depth and onsite deweeding facilities make it a very beginner friendly activity. We can supply wetsuits for your swimmer for an additional fee.

This activity would be great for a business wanting to create a challenge for their employee to work towards and it can be used as a fundraising exercise or as a physical challenge for them to overcome.

Example Event:

– 9:00am –

Meet and greet in our chameleon restaurant where freshly brewed tea and coffee will be served on arrival along with breakfast bacon or sausage sandwiches, freshly backed assorted pastries & seasonal fruit bowl

– 10:30am –

Our trained safety team would be introduced and the safety brief and route will be given

– 11:00am – 11:30am

Swimmer are able to get changed into wetsuits or swimming costumes

– 11:30am –

The Race begins

– 12:30am –

After Racing the swimmer will be able to warm up in our heated shower and able to change back into their clothes

– 1:00pm –

Awards are handed out to our winner and the evening is your to do as you please

Food Options:

Finger Buffet – Working Lunch – BBQ and loads more option

served either outside on our patio or in the Garden room. freshly brewed teas, coffee with complementary biscuits and bottled still or sparkling mineral water will be available. after the event we will reserve a bar and patio area for that all important post event debriefing