The Devil’s 2k Swim is a swimming race for competitors aged 17+.  The 2km race will take place in Sandford Parks Lido’s 50m main pool.  The heating to the main pool will have been turned down at the end of our summer season and the water temperature will have dropped to around 20C.  Wetsuits are advisable but not mandatory.  This swim race will take place immediately after the last wave of the Devil’s Aquathlon (2km swim/10km run).

This swim race is operated for the benefit of Sandford Lido Ltd (Registered charity #1052203).

Please note: The deadline for entries and alterations for this event is 11:59pm on Saturday 19th September. No refunds, transfers or cancellations after Saturday 22nd August.

Event details and schedule

  • All applicants must be aged 17 years or over.

  • Entry must be pre-registered. There is limit of 60 entries to this race and there will be a maximum of three waves of 20 competitors with two competitors per swimming lane.  The final wave will comprise the fastest swimmers based on your estimated 2km swim time.

  • Prizes awarded to the fastest female and fastest male.

Organised by

Sandford Parks Lido

Keynsham Road, Cheltenham

Phone: 01242524430