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

World famous Loch Lomond is our venue – a truly spectacular location in the shadow of the mighty Ben Lomond. We are working closely with Loch Lomond and The Trossachs National Park, and have their full support.

The loch has a proud history of swimming events, and we will be using the familiar entrance and exit points and course associated with the main slipway at Drumkinnon Bay.

WHAT'S INCLUDED

What’s Included

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

  • Full land and water safety and First Aid team
  • Chip Timing
  • Finishers’ Medal
  • Finishers’ T-Shirt
  • Swim Cap
  • Bag Drop Tent
  • Changing Tent Facilities
  • Car Parking

Car Parking

Car Parking will be within the grounds of the Lomond Shores Retail Village near Balloch (follow signs from the A82).

The Race HQ village will be near the Duncan Mills Memorial Slipway and Maid of the Loch berth

Loch Lomond & Trossachs National Park

Visit Scotland Loch Lomond

250m | The family-friendly option (13:00)

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. Entry fee £20. 

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750m | A great place to start (12:15)

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.

Entry fee £35 | Early Bird £30 (until 31st Jan 2023)

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1500m | Get a feel for the open water (10:45 | 11:15)

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.

Entry fee £40 | Early Bird £35 (until 31st Jan 2023)

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3000m | A great open water challenge (09:45 | 10:15)

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.

Entry fee £45 | Early Bird £40 (until 31st Jan 2023)

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5000m | A full-on swim adventure (08:00)

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.

Entry fee £55 | Early Bird £50 (until 31st Jan 2023)

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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.

Entry fee £65 | Early Bird £60 (until 31st Jan 2023)

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Sponsors & Partners

Message from Lomo

We are delighted to be helping with the delivery of Go Swim Loch Lomond for its second year. It is a great privilege and honour for Lomo to be a part of growing the sport here in Scotland and we look forward to another excellent weekend in Balloch. We stock a wide range of wetsuits, drybags and swimming equipment, please visit our website for more information.

LOMO WEBSITE

Entrants 2023

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
DANIEL BARRITTMaleV40
OLIVER BARRITTMaleJunior
Brian McGillFemaleV40
Isobel McGillFemaleJunior
Carolyn ForanFemaleV40
Cameron ForanMaleJunior
Laura HarperFemaleV50
Susan MailerFemaleV50
 Name Gender Age Category

750m entrants

 Name Gender Age Category
Iona MacdougallFemaleSenior
Morgan MacdougallFemaleSenior
Mhairi MacDougallFemaleSenior
Leona SolleyFemaleV40
Julie DurieFemaleV50
Murdo MorrisonMaleJunior
Kathleen GreenFemaleV60
Joyce BoydFemaleV50
Ashley ParkFemaleSenior
Sarah JonesFemaleV50
Sarah JonesFemaleV50
Belinda NortonFemaleV50
DEBORAH PEELFemaleV60
Andrew PrenticeMaleSenior
Lisa McdadeFemaleSenior
Rose OlusanyaFemaleJunior
Vicky OlusanyaFemaleV40
Jen HogarthFemaleV40
Anne ReidFemaleV50
Louise NewmanFemaleV40
Jean RitchieFemaleV50
Jane McCuskerFemaleV40
Kim DonaldsonFemaleV50
Belinda NortonFemaleV50
Angela ElliotFemaleV40
 Name Gender Age Category

1500m entrants

 Name Gender Age Category
Naomi MooreFemaleSenior
Samantha HarrisFemaleV40
Rebecca HarrisFemaleSenior
Dave GerrardMaleV60
VICTORIA BARRITTFemaleV40
Emily DoddsFemaleSenior
John DoddsMaleV50
Kirsty MaitlandFemaleV40
Victoria CromarFemaleV40
Juliette DuffyFemaleV40
Liz HillFemaleV60
Frances CravenFemaleSenior
Susan CravenFemale
Jill AinsworthFemaleV50
Jaimie McLeanFemaleSenior
Louise McLeanFemaleV60
Tim CurtisMaleV50
Melanie SpencerFemaleV40
Marcela TaylorFemaleV60
Kristina TaylorFemaleSenior
Euan MitchellMaleJunior
Lawrence MccloyMaleV50
Shona MccloyFemaleV40
Kim TraversFemaleSenior
Christine DinsmoreFemaleV60
 Name Gender Age Category

3000m entrants

 Name Gender Age Category
Lynne ThomsonFemaleV40
Ulrike DamerowFemaleV60
Emily MoffatFemaleSenior
Amani BeckerFemaleV40
Davies WendyFemaleV60
Katy FairFemaleSenior
Emily BlackFemaleV40
Morag BrownFemaleV50
Wendy StirtonFemaleV50
Carole PhillipsFemaleV40
Laura ScofieldFemaleSenior
Ian CookMaleV50
Antonia MorrisonFemaleSenior
Ann-marie HughesFemaleV50
Hannah GeorgeFemaleSenior
Nicolas GeorgeMaleV60
Brown DerekMaleV50
Stuart LiddleMaleV40
 Name Gender Age Category

5000m entrants

 Name Gender Age Category
Margaret McGillFemaleV70
Katja JohnstonFemaleV40
Zoe NewsamFemaleV40
Marie-Claude FontaineFemaleV40
Brad WildMaleV40
Tony HigginsMaleV50
Stuart AirzeeMaleSenior
carol innesFemaleV50
andrew innesMaleV50
Annie McHughFemaleV50
Frances HuntleyFemaleV40
Chris HughesMaleV50
 Name Gender Age Category

10000m entrants

 Name Gender Age Category
Scott DavidsonMaleV50
Iain DrummondMaleV50
Neil CameronMaleV50
Elisa ManziFemaleSenior
Jill HowarthFemaleV60
Andrew GardnerMaleV40
Matthew YoungMaleV40
Corrie KingMaleSenior
Nathan KennedyMaleSenior
Mark TaylorMaleV40
Ross PurdieMaleSenior
Alison ChandFemaleV40
Sue PymanFemaleV50
Sarah EmersonFemaleSenior
 Name Gender Age Category