Join us for an Open water swimming experience you will never forget.

We aim to provide swimmers with exhilarating, challenging and safe events, whatever their age or ability. So, whether it’s your first time or you’re looking for your next adventure, get out of the pool and take the plunge with the Loch Tay Swim.

Loch Tay is a freshwater loch in the central highlands of Scotland, 23km in length. Taymouth Marina is located at the east end of the Loch and provides an ideal base for our Loch Tay Swim events.

WHAT'S INCLUDED

What’s Included

We have everything in place to ensure an enjoyable day and fantastic experience.

  • Professionally organised race
  • Full event safety team cover
  • Full race medical first aid cover
  • Chip Timing
  • Exclusive Race memento

Race HQ

Event car parking will be located at Kenmore Recreation Ground. Event Briefing will be at the start line at the Taymouth Marina, Kenmore village, located at the east end of Loch Tay, and around 10km from Aberfeldy on the A827.

PLEASE NOTE: Race Start is not at the Race HQ, The Race Start is at Taymouth Marina, within walking distance of Race HQ.  Race Briefings will be held at the race start area.

ENTER ALL 3 EVENTS FOR 10% OFF

For the ultimate Go-Swim challenge why not enter all 3 events at Loch Tay, Loch Lomond and Loch Morlich.
You can choose different distances, so why not start small and finish big!

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250m | The family-friendly option (12:30)

250 metres (the equivalent of 10 lengths of a standard 25 metre pool) of open water swimming/splashing/doggy-paddling in the beautiful waters of Loch Lomond.

Suitable for Age 8 and above, every child aged under 12 years must be accompanied by an adult (1 adult per child). In this case and adult is anyone aged 18+ years old. Wetsuits are compulsory.

£25.00 or £30.00 after 30/04/2024

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750m |Tay-K The Plunge (11:00)

A great place to start.

A great Introduction into Open water swimming. This is a 750m swim which is equivalent to 30 lengths of a 25m Pool. Average completion time 20 minutes.

This event is suitable for Entrants 12 years and over.

£35.00 or £40.00 after 30/04/2024

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1500m | Tay-K It Further (10:15)

Get a feel for the open water.

This swim is suitable for swimmers of all abilities. The distance is 1500m which is equivalent to 60 Lengths of a 25m swimming Pool.

Average completion time 40 minutes, this event is suitable for those aged 16-years and above.

£40.00 or £45.00 after 30/04/2024

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3000m |Tay-K It to the Limit (9:45)

A great open water challenge.

This 3000m distance swim is best suited to more experienced swimmers looking to go that little bit further. Equivalent to 120 lengths of a 25m swimming pool, swimmers must be able to reach 1500m (Half way) within an hour, Cut off times will apply to those that have not reached this point.

All swimmers must be aged 18 or above.

£45.00 or £50.00 after 30/04/2024

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5000m | The 5K (8:00)

A full-on swim adventure.

This 5000m distance swim is best suited to more experienced swimmers looking to go that little bit further. Swimmers must be able to reach regular cut-offs (TBC, but assume approx. 1 hour per 1500m).

All swimmers must be aged 18 or above.

£55.00 or £60.00 after 30/04/2024

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10000m | The BIG one! (08:00)

This 10000m marathon distance swim is really only suited to more experienced swimmers who have long swims (3K+) under their belt already.

Swimmers must be able to reach regular cut-offs (TBC, but assume approx. 1 hour per 2000m).

All swimmers must be aged 18 or above.

£65.00 or £70.00 after 30/04/2024

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SKINS:
Non-wetsuit options

You must have previous experience of swimming without a wetsuit and preferably this should be at an Event. We will assume that in entering the skins option that you have been training for this event in skins and have suitable experience of skins swimming to be able to complete this event safely.

Tow Floats will be compulsory for all Skin Swimmers and you can purchase those from our friends at Lomo Here . Remember for all other competitors wetsuits are compulsory. Shortie type wetsuits are allowed if you are an experienced swimmer, but we recommend full length arms and legs due to the cold temperatures. If you are susceptible to the cold, we would also recommend neoprene hats, socks and gloves. Please see our wetsuit guidance Here for more information.

250m SKINS | (12:30)

250 metres (the equivalent of 10 lengths of a standard 25 metre pool) of open water swimming/splashing/doggy-paddling in the beautiful waters of Loch Lomond.

All SKINS events are only available to those aged 16 or over

£25.00 or £30.00 after 30/04/2024

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750m SKINS | (11:15)

This is a 750m swim which is equivalent to 30 lengths of a 25m Pool. Average completion time 20 minutes.

All SKINS events are only available to those aged 16 or over

£35.00 or £40.00 after 30/04/2024

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1500m SKINS | (10:30)

This swim is suitable for swimmers of all abilities.

The distance is 1500m which is equivalent to 60 Lengths of a 25m swimming Pool.

All SKINS events are only available to those aged 16 or over

£40.00 or £45.00 after 30/04/2024

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ENTER ALL 3 SKINS EVENTS FOR 10% OFF

For the ultimate Go-Swim challenge why not enter all 3 events at Loch Tay, Loch Lomond and Loch Morlich.
You can choose different distances, so why not start small and finish big!

CLICK HERE TO SIGN UP

Sponsors & Partners

Lomo Swim Delivery Partner

We are delighted to be delivery partner for the Go Swim Series and the Swim at the Aberfeldy Triathlon. It is a great privilege and honour for Lomo to be a part of growing the sport here in Scotland.

Lomo are dedicated to bringing you the best value wetsuits, dry suits, dry bags, watersports and outdoor equipment that money can buy.

Here at Lomo we sell our sports gear directly to you through our own website in order to keep the costs as low as possible. Our wetsuits, dry bags and other accessories use only the finest materials, we simply cut out the middle men of other retailers to keep the costs down.

Check out our range of swim gear here.

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Entrants 2024

The below list of entrants only includes those who have allowed us to share their entry.
If you have entered and would like to appear here, please login and edit your entry and tick to appear on website.

250m Entries

 Name Gender Age Category
Matthew YoungMaleV40
Amelie WildFemaleJunior
Marie AnnandFemaleV50
Iain SmithMaleV60
Grace SmithFemaleV60
Caleb BowieFemaleJunior
Olivia BuistFemaleJunior
Brady MacphailMaleSenior
David Alexander WestMaleSenior
Gracie Mae WestFemaleJunior
Sharon WestFemaleSenior
Jonas WestMaleJunior
Joyce HerriotFemaleV60
 Name Gender Age Category

750m entrants

 Name Gender Age Category
Emily DoddsFemaleSenior
John DoddsMaleV50
Julie LarcombeFemaleV40
Aaron BowieMaleJunior
Eva Grace BowieFemaleJunior
Lucy Joy BowieFemaleJunior
Debbie JacksonFemaleV50
Noah James WestMaleJunior
David Josiah WestMaleJunior
Jane McCuskerFemaleV50
Paula StirlingFemaleV50
Jenna GreenoughFemaleSenior
Janet PhilipFemaleV60
Carole HarwoodFemaleV60
 Name Gender Age Category

1500m entrants

 Name Gender Age Category
Maria Garcia BasantaFemaleSenior
Catherine MetcalfeFemaleV50
Fiona TaylorFemaleSenior
Keith TaylorMaleV70
Jonny BrownMaleV40
Sally KertzmanFemaleV60
Ruth SutherlandFemaleSenior
Mikey SlimmerNon-BinarySenior
Ian SutherlandMaleSenior
Jennie RobertsonFemaleV40
Fraser BowieMaleV40
Lorna TaylorFemaleSenior
Judy TraynerFemaleV50
Gail AndersonFemaleV40
Christopher NichollsMaleV60
Veronica LynchFemaleV50
Elaine NichollsFemaleV60
Dean MillerMaleV40
Clair FergusonFemaleV60
Geraldine ArmstrongFemaleV50
Annie MedcalfFemaleV60
Melanie SpencerFemaleV40
Jayson ShawMaleV60
Donna MacaulayFemaleV60
Lisa McKeanFemaleV50
 Name Gender Age Category

3000m entrants

 Name Gender Age Category
Matthew DuBeryMaleV50
Kerrie McCrae-MortonFemaleSenior
Jen MatthFemaleV60
Ulrike DamerowFemaleV60
Deborah BowieFemaleV40
david BennettMaleV60
Alison WoodsFemaleV50
Louise MacFarlaneFemaleSenior
Grace McDonoughFemaleSenior
Michael McLarenMaleSenior
Mary GrayFemaleSenior
Elaine McGregorFemaleV50
David VintMaleSenior
Sandra charltonFemaleV50
Brenda LowryFemaleV50
Iain JonesMaleV40
David JonesMaleV40
Matthew McClellandMaleV40
LIAM RIGGANSMaleV40
Fiona PlaceFemaleV40
 Name Gender Age Category

5000m entrants

 Name Gender Age Category
Fay RoxburghFemaleV40
Lee WallerFemaleV40
Matthew YoungMaleV40
Kieran MannionMaleSenior
Margaret McGillFemaleV70
Clare LewisFemaleV50
Jen SlaterFemaleSenior
Morag BrownFemaleV50
Jennifer GibsonFemaleSenior
Brian MilesMaleV40
Jenni LynchFemaleSenior
Jordan FenwickMaleSenior
Kate SwaineFemaleV50
Allison MathewsFemaleV60
Jayne DuerdenFemaleV50
Neil McgilpMaleV40
Gregor KingMaleV50
Alison BownFemaleV50
 Name Gender Age Category

10000m entrants

 Name Gender Age Category
Andy GeorgopoullosMaleV40
Carol InnesFemaleV50
Andrew InnesMaleV50
 Name Gender Age Category