Swim or Run for the GLFB!

Swim or Run for the GLFB

Swim or Run for the Greater London Fund for the Blind!

Below are some opportunities to become part of the Team GLFB!

Swim Serpentine – 21st September 2019, London

Swim Serpentine is a one-day open water swimming challenge in the iconic Serpentine, Hyde Park, which hosted the open water swimming and triathlon swims at the London 2012 Olympic Games. With half, one, two and six mile distances available, there is something to suit every ability.

Be part of #TeamGLFB and benefit from our expert fundraising and training advice to ensure you are in tip top condition, whether you are taking on the half or the super six!

As part of #TeamGLFB you will receive:

  • #TeamGLFB swim cap to train in
  • Fundraising pack with tips and materials to help reach that fundraising target
  • Expert training advice

For more information contact Rebecca at rclarke@glfb.org.uk or visit our website www.glfb.org.uk/swim.


London Marathon 2020 – 26th April 2020, London

Applications for #TeamGLFB Virgin Money London Marathon places are now open. The Virgin Money London Marathon is the most iconic event on the running calendar. The 26.2 mile route through the heart of the capital is lined with cheering crowds and takes in London’s legendary landmarks. The incredible atmosphere makes the London Marathon a race you’ll never forget!

For more details on applying, see our website www.glfb.org.uk/support-us/london-marathon-2020/


London Classics

If swimming a few miles in the Serpentine does not quite seem enough of a challenge, speak to our team about completing the London Classics. Conquer London by taking on the London Marathon, Prudential RideLondon-Surrey 100 and swim two miles in Swim Serpentine and you will be the proud owner of a very large and shiny medal, along with bragging rights for life.

For more information contact Rebecca at rclarke@glfb.org.uk.



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