Swimmers enter the water at Swim Serpentine


What shoud I wear at Swim Serpentine?

Children with Cancer UK Swim Serpentine allows swimmers to decide whether they want to wear a full length wetsuit or not if the water temperature is over 15 degrees. Non-wetsuit swimmers must wear a tow-float, which are available to purchase from Swim Secure.

Swim hats

Swim hats will be provided in various colours which will correspond to your start time.

Getting your gear right can make the difference between a good swim and a great swim. Check out the kit guides below for more information on the items available to you which can be helpful in open water swimming.

  • Wetsuit or non-wetsuit? Whether you decide to wear a wetsuit or not at Swim Serpentine, we've got your essential gear covered