Dorchester Lions Annual Fun Swim

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Swim, get fit, have fun and raise money at the Lions Fun Swim - an event brought to you by Dorchester Lions and 1610 Dorchester Sports Centre.

Wessex FM will be there to help get it all underway!  Join DJ Owen and Vicki between 1:30pm and 3:30pm on Saturday 28th January.

To celebrate the start of 2017 and the Centennial year of Lions International, the annual Lions Swimarathon has been restyled and given a new name and venue.   

The Lions Fun Swim will take place on Saturday 28th January and Sunday 29th January from 9.30am to 5.30pm at Dorchester Sports Centre. The event is a great opportunity for familys, groups and swimmers of all ages and abilities to get in the pool and raise money for Dorset Mind and your own charity  or group.

We have a brilliant range of fun swim challenges to suit all age groups and abilities:

  • Parent and Child
  • Youth Team Challenge (10 to 16 yrs)
  • Fun Challenge. How fast can you get across our pool assault course in teams of 3-6? (under 10 yr / 10 – 16 yrs / 17 yrs and over )
  • Pairs and Individuals. ( Under 10 yrs / 10 – 16 yrs / 17 yrs and over )

There will also be a host of FREE activities taking place at the centre including:

  • Family Fun Swim
  • Mini class tasters and demos
  • Try out our great Turbo Paddlers and Aqua Gliders
  • Competitions, prizes, giveaways
  • Frozen / Marvel Workshop
  • Tours of the sports centre including our new fitness suite
  • Refreshments

By taking part you can raise some money for your own nominated charity or the Lions charity.


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