The annual Channel Challenge takes place on Saturday, 28 September 2019 from 07:00-19:00
This popular FUNdraising event hosts 15 teams swimming the distance of the English Channel in the safety of the tidal Bude Sea Pool. That is a distance of 22 miles, 440 lengths of the 91m pool. The teams are both local and from all over the country. First swimmer in the water from each team at 7am.
This is a volunteer led event, being held for the 7th year. Our volunteers kindly provide hot drinks, cakes, homemade soup, etc to help keep the swimmers and spectators warm and motivated.
Please come along to cheer on the teams, sample of the refreshments and help us make this year another great event.