Porthbean to Portscatho
A great swim, of about 1.6km, to open the season and perfect practice if you are entered into the RNLI Castle to Castle. Porthbean is a beautiful secluded sandy beach and the swim rounds a headland and finishes along the coast at Portscatho, where a cake and hot drink awaits. £17 including drink and cake.
This swim involves a 15 -20 minute walk in your swim kit to the start. We will transport light footwear to the finish.
16th and 23rd May
St Ives is blessed with some great beaches. A short walk through the town takes us to the swim (about 1 mile) start at Porthmeor under the gaze of the Tate Gallery and rounds ‘The Island’ finishing on Porthminster beach where we will celebrate with a hot drink and breakfast (included). £40.
Tresanton Breakfast swim
In association with Hotel Tresanton, Beach Club. The swim will head south east towards the beach near Amsterdam Point, then return. The swim is approximately 1km, swimmers will need to be able to swim the distance in less than 45 minutes. This swim has only been made possible by the Harbour Master at St Mawes and will involve an early start! It is not recommended that you take this swim on yourselves or swim amongst boats generally. The swim will finish with a Bacon/Veggie Roll and Hot Drink at The Beach Club terrace which they open early exclusively for this swim. £18 including breakfast roll and hot drink.
Imagine towering cliffs, sea caves, rock stacks sandy beaches and clear Atlantic Ocean. This North Cornwall coast swim of 1.5 - 2km packs in the drama. Finishes with coffee and a cake. £30.
27th June. (Afternoon)
This is a chance to experience the force of nature as you swim with a spring tide pushing you along the beautiful Gannel estuary. Using the incoming and outgoing tide to make this a more leisurely 3000m swim. Chilled refreshments and a cake/snack on your return included. £30.