08:20AM, Wednesday 27 November 2013
Hundreds of swimmers will take to the water for the Lions Club of Maidenhead's 29th Annual Swimarathon.
Places are filling up fast but there is still time for entrants to sign-up for one of the town's biggest fundraisers which takes place in January.
Each team to take part receives 50 per cent of their sponsorship fee to go to their nominated charity, with the rest going to the Lions Club of Maidenhead, who distribute it out to local individuals and causes.
Last year, 48 groups entered 111 teams and raised more than £30,000, completing about 200 miles of swimming.
Alongside the fundraising, awards are on offer for the adult and junior team who complete the most 50 metre 'laps', the team raising the most sponsorship and the team which best embodies the spirit of the event.
New to this year will also be a cup for the individual who obtains the greatest number of sponsors.
The Swimarathon will take place on Saturday, January 4, at the Magnet Leisure Centre between 7am-9pm.
Click the below link to download the entry form.
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