Great Scottish Swim

Great Scottish Swim

When: 26th & 27th August 2016
Location: Loch Lomond

Tickets: £23 – £36

The Great Scottish Swim will be back on 26-27th August in the majestic surroundings of Loch Lomond and the Trossachs National Park.


Whatever your swimming ability you’re welcome to come along to Loch Lomond on Friday the 26th and Saturday 27th August for the final event in the 2016 Great Swim series.

Returning for its fourth year in the majestic surroundings of Loch Lomond and the Trossachs National Park, just 30 minutes drive from Glasgow city centre, the Great Scottish Swim is back!

Swimmers can choose from ½ mile, 1 mile, 2 miles, 5k or 10k distance if you want to push yourself that little bit further, with participants set off in waves of approximately 300 every half an hour. The differing distances offer a perfect challenge for all swimming abilities, from first timers to Olympic champions!

It’s going to be an amazing event, with thousands of swimmers coming together to experience the thrill of open water swimming in a safe environment.  Experience the thrill of open water swimming, safe in the knowledge expert kayakers and safety boats are with you every stroke of the way.

So if you are looking for the ultimate in revitalising weekends, there is no better way than to spend it in the open water of Loch Lomond and then on its fun-filled shores. Enjoy various tasty opportunities whilst shopping in the impressive retail outlets, and why not watch some world-class open water swimmers in action too.

Places will fill up fast, so take the plunge and get signed up right away!


  • Enter online at the Great Scottish Swim website.
  • Entry prices are as follows (all include event pack, medal and t-shirt):
    • ½ mile £24
    • 1 mile £31
    • 2 miles £35
    • 5k £38
    • 10k £58

Note: Wetsuits are required to take part in this event

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