This is the “biggy”. Following the beautiful meandering River Thames from Farmoor to Godstow Lock. At approximately 2k you’ll exit the river at Pink Hill Lock then at 4k you’ll exit the river at Eynsham Lock, feed station, re-enter the river downstream, 4K to Kings lock feed station. The last stretch to Godstow 2K some of this will be walking around kings lock before river re-entry. Overall distance including walked sections 10K.
Sign up and raise money for Helen & Douglas House!
Date: 14th July
Time: Registration at 06:00am
Location: Start at Farmoor, Oxfordshire
Swim Oxford Open is passionate about bringing you stunning open water swimming events in and around Oxford. From the Oxford Classic Mile to the marathon 10k Lock to Lock Swim Oxford Open aims to cater for all abilities from those new to open water swimming through to experienced swimmers wanting to stretch themselves with a serious long-distance swim.
Why should you take on a swimming challenge for Helen & Douglas House?
Your participation in our fundraising events is going to make a real difference to us – we care for terminally ill babies, children, young people, and their families through exceptional hospice care.
We rely on the generosity of the public to keep our doors open, with voluntary donations making up the majority of the £3 million every year we need to find to run the hospice service.