Great Scottish Swim

  • Event Type Open Water Swim
  • Date 25th August 2018
  • Location Loch Lomond
  • Registration Fee £25
  • Fundraising Target £200
  • Level Moderate to Tough




Great Scottish Swim is located in the stunning surroundings of Loch Lomond and the Trossachs National Park, only about 45 minutes from Glasgow, making it the perfect place to spend a day as a family this summer.


At 24.5 miles long Loch Lomond is Britain's largest inland stretch of water by surface area. The Loch is nestled in the heart of Loch Lomond & the Trossachs National Park, only 20 miles north of Glasgow.


Dive in on the 25th August 2018.

How much?

You will pay a registration fee of £25, then commit to raising a miniumum of £200 in sponsorship.

The challenge

The challenge



Distance options

Our charity places are for the 1 mile distance only. You can visit the Great Scottish Swim to secure your place for another distance in this fantastic event - don't forget to choose Alzheimer’s Society as your charity of choice. 

What you'll get

What you'll get

When you swim for us, you’ll receive:

  • a welcome pack with fundraising help and materials
  • a free team swimming cap once you raise £100
  • detailed training guides for different abilities and personalised support from our experts 
  • access to a Facebook group where you can chat to other swimmers
  • support from our dedicated events team to help you smash your fundraising target



Alzheimer's Society team are always available to answer any fundraising questions you have. Get in touch with us by emailing or telephoning 0330 333 0804 and we will be delighted to help.

For further information about the challenge, please visit the official organisers website and take a look at their FAQs.

Own place

Own place

Do you already have your own place?

If you have secured your own place in the swim through the event organisers, we would love to welcome you to the Alzheimer's Society team! Simply complete our online form or call us on 0330 333 0804. Please note that if you have your own place there is no registration fee or minimum fundraising target. 

I have my own place