The Severn Mile Open Water Swim
1500m & 700m swims in the River Severn around Shrewsbury, with or without a wetsuit.
The 2013 Severn Mile swim will be on Sunday, 18th August at 11am, starting at the Pengwern Boat Club.
Full details, application form, up-to-date river information and results can be found at the Severn Mile website.
BBC Shropshire Article: Open water swimmers take to the River Severn
Shropshire Star, August 2013: Swimmers dive in for Shrewsbury river challenge
Shropshire Star, August 2012: Swimmers to make a splash in Shrewsbury Severn race