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Make a Splash virtual swim 2019

Take part wherever you are

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Starts 14 January for 12 weeks but you can sign up at any time

Whether you want to increase your fitness, improve your swimming, or work towards your New Year’s resolution join our sponsored swim challenge today and ‘Make a Splash’ for type 1 diabetes. This virtual swim challenge runs for 12 weeks ending in April. So what are you waiting for? Dive in for type 1 diabetes research.

People doing a sponsored swim for charity

Step 1: Decide to take part as a team or individual

Whether you want to clock up your miles with other team members or swim on your own, we have different options to take part. For teams, sign up to the Team Channel Challenge and complete 21 miles together. Just choose the Team Channel Challenge option when registering.

Step 2: Choose your distance

With four different distances to choose from for your 12-week challenge, it’s easy to take part wherever you are. This sponsored swim is for all ages and abilities.


Step 3: Where can I swim?

The simple answer is anywhere! Whether you swim at your local pool, jet off and swim in the sun on holiday, brave the January ocean or count your lengths during swimming lessons, it’s totally up to you.

Step 4: How to sign up

Sign up for FREE today using the form below and you will receive:

  • A downloadable welcome and fundraising pack
  • Regular e-newsletters with lots of fundraising tips
  • Ongoing support from your local regional fundraiser

The event will run from Monday 14 January until Sunday 7 April 2019.

Get in touch

For more information, please email [email protected] or call 020 713 2030.

A child swimming

Make a Splash stories

Why are you making a splash for JDRF? Email [email protected] with your stories and photos wearing your swimming cap!

Read stories from previous Make a Splash swimmers

Make a Splash virtual swim 2019


Take part wherever you are