Sunday 22nd October 2023
Are you Ready?
Challenge yourself with our annual community lap of your local lake! And come with friends – car sharing is very important 🙂
With three different distances to conquer, there’s a loop to suit come rain or shine – or just come for the races…
per person – choose your challenge!
Swim Members are FREE
The first hour is our usual options of challenging yourself with the length of swim, but after that, this year there is the option of Lap the Lake RACES!
CHOOSE YOUR CHALLENGE! 9am to 10am
Stay in your depth, or swim out to the island – up to 50m from shore.
Confident swimmers only for this 300m course around the island.
LAP THE LAKE
Confident swimmers only on this 750m course around the whole 10 acre lake! Bright swim hats or tow floats compulsory.
LAP THE LAKE RACES! 10am to 1130am
Starting around 10am-ish, less confident, non-triathlon types have a timed lap of the lake with the winner being the fastest! We only time your first lap but you are welcome to continue swimming if you wish.
Starting when the beginners finish, strong swimmers with a competitive nature have a timed lap of the lake with the winner being the fastest! We only time your first lap but you are welcome to continue swimming if you wish.
Please see age requirements and distances in the booking description below.
With its sheltered, peaceful location and clean, fresh water, Trevassack Lake is lovely for open water swimming, all year round.
Whether you’re a recent chlorine convert or have plenty of experience in Cornwall’s wild waterways, we’d love to welcome you to Trevassack Lake. Whilst in the water, marked areas will guide you to swim where suitable for your session, be it a quick dip or triathlon training around the lake’s edge.
We have changing rooms, warm showers and toilets available for use, included in your price. The waterside cafe is perfect for warming up with a coffee and cake after your swim!
By swimming at Trevassack Lake, you’ll not only spend time immersed in nature, reaping the benefits that wild swimming can bring to your mental and physical health, you’ll also be supporting the work of Children’s Sailing Trust to create affordable and accessible watersports in Cornwall.