Welcome to "RotarySwimarathon 2014"
On this site you can find out all about RotarySwimarathon, the biggest and best charity event in Grantham and organised by The Rotary Club of Grantham.
Use the Main Menu on the left to navigate to the Team List for the next event in February next year. Find out about how to enter a team and becoming involved in this fantastic event.
Find out about our corporate sponsors who cover the expenses of running the event and our event policies on health and safety and our child protection and photography policies.
Find out about the team of Rotarians who organise and run the event and how to contact them.Find out about how to apply for a grant from RotarySwimarathon and take a look at some of the major equipment that has been purchased using RotarySwimarathon Grants. And much More...
The¬†25th Anniversary Event will take place 7th-9th February 2014 and we will be swimming through the night of Saturday - Sunday morning so extra lanes are available.
So what's required - teams of up to six people swimming in relay for 55 minutes, swimmers obtain sponsorship - all proceeds to local worthwhile causes -¬† yes it's that simple - go on! -¬†register a team today, do not miss out for 2014.
The Rotary Club of Grantham
Another fantastic event as a record-breaking 1524 swimmers took part over the weekend,with ¬£45,000¬†raised for local¬† charities and deserving causes.
A big, big thank you to all those who took part, to our Corporate Sponsors and to the hundreds of supporters who turned up over the three days - it was an absolutely fantastic event.
Thanks again and see you all next year for the 25th anniversary event. In the meantime, here is the 2013 official video produced by Gordon Seabrook of Cold Harbour Films.
Videos from 2012 and 2011 Many thanks to Gordon Seabrook of Cold Harbour Films for producing all these fantastic videos
Corporate Sponsorship has again been obtained which ensures that¬†90% of¬†the monies raised by the swimmers will go to local charities and deserving causes and 10% to Rotary Club charities sponsoring local projects.
Corporate Sponsors for RotarySwimarathon 2013
The RotarySwimarathon organisers are grateful to our corporate sponsors who cover all the costs associated with the event, this¬†means all of the sponsorship money raised by our swimmers is used for local and Rotary worthwhile causes.
Our main sponsors are:-
Ringrose Law www.ringroselaw.co.uk
Grantham Book Services www.granthambookservices.co.uk
Moy Park¬† www.moyparkfarms.com
Grantham Physiotherapy¬† www.granthamphysio.co.uk
John Cussell Jewellers¬† www.johncussell.co.uk
We would also like to thank our other sponsors:-
Callow & Holmes : Interactive Flues : Gray & White : Robert Holland
Piggott & Hall : Woodlines : Melton Mobray Building Society
Perfectos Inks :¬†Bookers Cash & Carry
Our grateful thanks also go to the following for their support:-
Grantham Journal : The Meres Leisure Centre : Nappa Web Design
Elite Vending Services : Signs Express
How to Donate through Just Giving
The Rotary Club of Grantham have set up a very easy means for swimming teams, or for that matter, anyone who would like to donate to this fantasic event. You can use your credit card securely or PayPal. Just giving records your donation¬†plus ¬†Gift Aid when you indicate you are a UK tax payer.¬† Just click on this link to JustGiving where you can create your very own JustGiving page which is linked to RotarySwimarathon. A great way to involve all your friends in your swimming efforts.
Just Giving to Rotaryswimarathon 2013
The rotary Club of Grantham enters a team each year. If you would like to help our team raise money for a worthwhile cause then please click on this link.
New for 2013!!
Message SWIM02¬£5 (or any amount)
It's so easy.