The nominated charity for are making their final plans as to an event in 2017. Please note that you cannot currently pre-register, but there is no date set for the event and it may not take place for 2017. We will not confirm receipt of your application until any plans are in place for the Swim the Solent 2017 to take place. We would advise that you may wish to look for other Swim the Solent 2017 events to be sure of a place.

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If the swim does go ahead in 2017, there are several ways you can get involved in Swim the Solent 2017:

Apply to Swim the Solent

Apply to be a Support Kayak Swim the Solent

Apply to be a RIB Crew for Swim the Solent

Volunteer as Support for Swim the Solent

Get Involved


The application process is online, but won't open until early 2017

Kayak Support

Register to support the Swim the Solent as a kayak support member.

RIB Support Crew

Register to support Swim the Solent as a RIB crew