Starting from Sumatra the swim will visit 88 islands - one for every year the pool has been open, swim through the islands in the Indian Ocean on our epic journey to 'Somerset' Australia & beyond.

 

Wiveypool celebrates its 90th Anniversary on 4 August 2017.

Every length counts - please record your swim every visit in the book on the gate.

Please gain sponsors for your Dawn to Dusk swim this year (date tba). The form can be downloaded on this link or online giving will be available soon.

 

THE JOURNEY TO DATE

 

2016

3,300 miles 191,343 lengths

Mainly dry with some lovely warm days.

 

2015

STAGE 5: INDONESIA, CALLING AT MANY ISLANDS

 2,456 miles 142,994 lengths

 Mainly dry and overcast with an occasional hint of summer.

 

 2014 

 STAGE 4: THE INDIAN OCEAN TO THE MALDIVES & SUMATRA

 2,498 miles 144,377 lengths

 Beautiful early summer dull August.

 

2013 

STAGE 3: SHARM el SHEIKH TO SOCOTRA ISLAND (& BEYOND)

2,561.2 miles 148,134 lengths

swum in a hot July and an extra week to swim

 

2012 

STAGE 2: ALGERIA TO SHARM el SHEIKH

2,079 miles 120,582 lengths

swum in another miserable wet summer

 

2011 

STAGE 1: PLYMOUTH TO ALGERIA

1,620 miles 93,995 lengths

swum in a miserable cold and wet summer

 

2009 & 2010

ROUND BRITAIN SWIM & CHANNEL SWIM